Activities in Palm Beach

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Of all the top tourist spots in Aruba, Palm Beach is fast becoming the spot for sophisticated nightlife.  The strip is lined with nightclubs, upscale bars, and even casinos.  During the day, this is a great spot for duty-free shopping, both in the malls and via the pushcart vendors that set up wherever and whenever they please.  Other popular activities will take you to the shore and include sailing, snorkeling, diving, and fishing.  

Bike and Scooter Rental

Known mainly for the line of resorts, tourist in Palm Beach rarely have to go very far to get what they need. This makes renting a bike or moped a convenient activity and mode of transportation.

If you are intrigued by the idea of enjoying the scenery at a leisurely pace, you will find a few businesses that can help make it happen. To see our complete page about renting a bike or scooter, click here.

Diving

Palm Beach Diving

With so many tourist services and watersport providers, you can be sure that Palm Beach has plenty of options and services for divers looking to head out.

There are 5 dive services and at least 8 good dive sites in the area. Click here to visit our discussion of diving in this area.

Fishing

Melina Charters

Even though the fishing near Palm Beach can be sub-par, the numerous tourist services in the area make it a good place for visitors to Aruba looking for a fishing charter.

Fishing is a popular activity here, as suggested by the existence of 5 charter operators in this area. For a more thorough discussion of fishing in the area read this page.

Golf

Tierra Del Sol Golf Course

Hoping to play golf during your vacation? There are a pair of golf courses in this area. The courses are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. For a detailed guide to the course click on the course name. Click to see our article about golf courses throughout Aruba.

Sailing and Boating

Jolly Pirates

Review this table for a list of local providers that will help you enjoy some time on the water.

Boating Opportunities In Palm Beach
Name Phone Location
Black Pearl Sailing (297) 593-1554 0.5 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
Jolly Pirates (297) 586-8107 0.4 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
Pelican Adventures (297) 587-2302 0.2 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
Red Sail Sports (297) 586-1603 Central Palm Beach
Snorkeling Aruba (297) 592-6373 0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Palm Beach

If you're interested in reading about local marinas and charter options navigate to this page.

Shopping

Paseo Herencia Mall

If you have some shopping aficionados vacationing with you, they're not totally out of luck -- more than 71 retail stores are located in this area. To visit our full guide to shopping in and around Palm Beach, read this page.

Sightseeing

National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Another great activity is spending some time experiencing the sights and sounds of Palm Beach. The area has a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Click on this link to visit our discussion of area sightseeing and attractions.

The chart right below provides you with some details regarding a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Palm Beach
Name Phone Location
Action Tours Aruba (297) 587-8710 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Palm Beach
Pelican Adventures (297) 586-3210 Sabana Lider, 1.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Palm Beach
Rancho Notorious (297) 586-0508 Sabana Lider, 1.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Palm Beach
Rudolfo M Arends Rental & Tours (297) 587-2978 Malpais, 1.4 mi. South of Central Palm Beach

Snorkeling

If you like to go snokeling there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Palm Beach. Navigate to this page regarding snorkeling if you'd like to discover better details.

Spas

eforea Spa

Indulging in a trip to the spa might be one of the highlights of your vacation. It shouldn't be hard to find a spa you like, given the fact that there are 7 spas located in this area. Navigate to this article about spas in the area if you're looking for additional information.

Tennis

Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club

If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 7 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In Palm Beach
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central Palm Beach 2 check
Marriott's Aruba Surf Club 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Palm Beach 2 check
Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Palm Beach 2 check check
Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino 0.3 mi. North of Central Palm Beach 4 check
Barcelo Aruba 0.1 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 2 check
Playa Linda Beach Resort 0.1 mi. North of Central Palm Beach -- check check
Mill Resort & Suites 0.5 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 2 check

For example, Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

Aruba Watersports Center

Information concerning many other activities are displayed right below.

Other Activities In Palm Beach
Name Type Phone Location
4D Theater Movie Theater (297) 586-8939 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Palm Beach
Aruba Fun City Amusement Arcade (297) 586-8939 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Palm Beach
Aruba Racquet Club Tennis Club (297) 586-0215 1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Palm Beach
Aruba Surf & Paddle School Watersports Operator (297) 593-0229 0.5 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
Aruba Watersports Center Watersports Operator (297) 586-6613 Central Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8 Movie Theater (297) 586-0074 0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Palm Beach
Delphi Watersports Aruba Watersports Operator (297) 733-5688 0.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Palm Beach
Dream Bowl Bowling Center (297) 586-0809 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Palm Beach
Fun 4 Every 1 Watersports Watersports Operator (297) 593-2747 Central Palm Beach
Island Cabana Aruba Watersports Operator (297) 593-0166 0.9 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
Rancho Daimari Horseback Riding Site (297) 586-628 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Palm Beach
Skydive Aruba Air Adventures Adventure Sports Provider -- 1.0 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
Sunshine Watersports Watersports Operator (297) 593-0085 0.7 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
Vela Aruba Windsurfing Operator (800) 223-5443 0.7 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
 

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