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Gold Mine

Caya G. F. Betico Croes 7, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 582 1542
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Its an old, fallen rock building. On the rough shore line; That held gold back in the day. I can't... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
CarlaPooh
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Atlanta, Georgia
Amazing Ride by Horseback w/Daniel & Candy!

My party of 4 wanted to do a horseback riding tour and selected the Gold Mine Ranch. Called using... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
klocco1
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Waldorf, Maryland
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  • Average5%
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Caya G. F. Betico Croes 7, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Its an old, fallen rock building. On the rough shore line; That held gold back in the day. I can't believe that they would have put a gold mine there. But the story is they got robbed. .. Soooooooo..lol..!! Cute place! The kids will love...More

Thank CarlaPooh
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My party of 4 wanted to do a horseback riding tour and selected the Gold Mine Ranch. Called using our house phone (we did not stay in a high rise). When "Just John" started giving me directions to the ranch, I knew we would have...More

1  Thank klocco1
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Had a great time horsebackriding at the Gold Mine ranch. Great people that love their horses and job. The horses are well taken care of! Great views along the coast and time to take pictures. Definitely a must do while at Aruba! Thanks guys for...More

1  Thank Frida68
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Our group 0f 10 family members ranging in age from 10-60 yrs had a great time. We were picked up by the owner from our cruise ship. about a 10 min. ride to the ranch. The guides were great. VERY friendly easy going. really got...More

1  Thank bridget A
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Great stop while exploring the island! Accessible by car or if you get to see it as part of an excursion. The view of the ocean is spectacular.

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 30 July 2015

I was a little skeptical at first as I have not ridden a horse in 30 years! Fortunately, there was a large group of us and for most, this was the first time on a horse. We had two tour guides. One took those who...More

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed 26 July 2015

The wife and I had a rental car and drove from Eagle Beach to baby beach and over to the Gold Mine Ruins. As you walk up you'lll see all these small rocks balanced on each other. People had made mini momuments to being there....More

Thank TheBogerJones
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Glad we stopped here to explore. Very interesting. You may want to wear tennis shoes if you would like to explore the inside of the ruin. I would have explored much more had I not wore flip flops!

1  Thank Jen B
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Good place to stop for a quick rest while exploring. Mainly just a falling down old stone building but you can get a few pics out of the deal. Doesn't cost anything.

Thank greyparrotowner
Reviewed 14 March 2014

Everything about this excursion was just as promised. Very prompt pick up, and everyone was super friendly and helpful. Our guide was great, and the scenery was spectacular. Best of all, the horses were well maintained, and it was very apparent that their welfare was...More

Thank Peg S
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