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Aruba Half Day Island Tour

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  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Multiple departure times and locations available
  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
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Travel around the entire island of Aruba, taking in must-see highlights, on this comprehensive tour in the company of a guide. Great for first-time visitors or those with limited time, this tour visits highlights such as the Bushiribana gold mine ruins, a historic bar, an aloe vera factory, local rock formations, and a typical Aruban home. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Oranjestad makes for a seamless experience.
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After pickup from your Oranjestad hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle, head to the California Lighthouse to learn about its history and snap photos of the views.
Next, stop at the Ayo and Casibari rock formations, where you’ll learn about their geology, see ancient paintings made by the Arawak Indians, the island’s original inhabitants, and hike to the top of the largest boulder.
At the Bushiribana gold mine ruins, look for flecks of gold left over from Aruba’s gold rush before moving on to an aloe vera factory, where you’ll take a tour and shop for souvenirs.
Head on to visit a traditional Aruban home to see how islanders have lived for centuries, thens stop at the family-owned Charlie’s Bar, serving up drinks for the past 75 years.
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Jacky, the owner, was our tour guide. She picked us up on time at our hotel and took us on about 4 1/2 hour. She was very friendly, knowledgeable about the Island and she took us to all the main attractions on the island. We...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 4th trip to Aruba in as many years. We had never toured the island. We got the flyer with a bunch of others upon arriving at the airport. We decided to give it a try. We really enjoyed it. Our tour guide/bus...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jac923
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just returned from a half day tour with Jackie who was amazing! Not only did she explain what we were seeing, but since she is a native of Aruba, she put such a personal touch on every stop we really felt like we were...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we booked our half day tour, several weeks prior to arriving in Aruba, I commented that it would be my daughter's 11th birthday. When Michelangelo arrived at our resort to pick us up, he greeted her with a "Happy Birthday" and a pink headband...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Julie U
StephanieMB0181, Business Manager at Aruba Fantasy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Julie, It was our pleasure to have you and your family with us on the tour. It was our honor to be your activity of choice for your daughter's 11th Birthday. Whenever you are back on the island, please do reach out to us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the half day tour and michaelangelo was great! Some much information and beautiful places to see . Used fantasy tours

Date of experience: April 2019
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steveandbarb
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Hi, we only did the half day tour so we did not stop for lunch, but several of the stops had little snack places. We had the main stops - ie aloe factory, lighthouse, rock formations, baby bridge etc but in addition our... More
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