Activities in Palm Beach

Photo Credit: © Jolly Pirates
 

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 like the idea of enjoying the scenery at a leisurely pace, you will encounter a variety of different businesses that can help you. Click here to read our article about bike and scooter rentals.

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 several dive services and at least 8 interesting dive sites to choose from. To read a more detailed discussion of scuba diving, go to this guide.

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.

Thinking about reeling in a big one while on vacation? You'll be glad to know 4 fishing charters operate in this area. You can go to this page about fishing in the area if you want to discover more facts.

Golf

Tierra Del Sol Golf Course

Like to play golf? There are two area golf courses. The area courses are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. For a detailed article concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more just click on the name of the course. Use this link to read our extended discussion of golf courses throughout Aruba.

Sailing and Boating

Jolly Pirates

More details concerning local providers that will help you get out on the water can be found in the table below.

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'd like to read about local marinas and charter options click here.

Shopping

Paseo Herencia Mall

If your group includes some folks who enjoy shopping they can while away some time exploring a few of the area's 71 retail shops. Navigate to this extended discussion if you want to discover more about shopping in Palm Beach and nearby.

Sightseeing

National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Also plan on spending some time experiencing the sights and sounds of life in Palm Beach. Sights of interest to visitors include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. For more in formation concerning area sightseeing attractions, check out this page.

Information about a firm that can direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights can be seen in the chart below.

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
Rudolfo M Arends Rental & Tours (297) 587-2978 Malpais, 1.4 mi. South of Central Palm Beach
Rumbaruba Tours (297) 586-2009 Sabana Lider, 1.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Palm Beach

Snorkeling

If you enjoy underwater beauty there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Palm Beach. To visit our detailed guide to local snorkeling opportunities, read this page.

Spas

eforea Spa

Indulging in a trip to the spa just might be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. Spa-goers will find plenty of options, given the fact that there are 6 spas located in this area. Readers can get more information about this topic can do so on this page.

Tennis

Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club

If you enjoy playing tennis 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 following information may help with you make a decision. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lights are available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on the names to learn about other aspects of 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
Allegro Occidental Grand 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

The table directly below shows a few details regarding other activities.

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 Fitness Centers and Instructors (297) 586-0215 1.0 mi. North-Northeast 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
Dream Bowl Bowling Center (297) 586-0809 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Palm Beach
Horse and Carriage Horse and Carriage Service (297) 594-7968 0.3 mi. Northeast 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
Vela Aruba Windsurfing Operator (800) 223-5443 0.7 mi. North of Central Palm Beach
 

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