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Aruba Active Vacations Kite Surfing - Best on the Planet!

If you are a novice or a pro, Aruba is an awesome place to kiteboard. I have been to Aruba multiple... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
andriastrittmatter
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Fenton, Michigan
Armandos Kite Shack

Great experience. Carlos was my instructor who did an excellent job teaching me the beginner... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
pmbballard
,
Millersville, Maryland
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Bakval 16-L, Noord, Aruba
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

If you are a novice or a pro, Aruba is an awesome place to kiteboard. I have been to Aruba multiple times and finally decided to learn how to kite surf; however, I have little to no experience in this sport or related sports like...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Great experience. Carlos was my instructor who did an excellent job teaching me the beginner basics of Kite Surfing. All of the instructors were what I would consider to be expert in their trade which help ensure a great experience. If you are interested in...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

If you want to learn to kite surf go to Armando's. Great team. Two lessons from Elisa - best instructor I have had. She is awesome, the school is awesome, and they are a great kite company. Wouldn't hesitate to visit this laid back, yet...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

I booked a very last minute trip trip to Aruba because I needed to get out of the craziness where I live (Manhattan, NYC),and decompress. I expected to go to Aruba and lounge around and get well deserved rest and relaxation. I am a single...More

Thank Spencdoc
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

We are too chicken to try this sport but it is fabulous to spend time watching the people do it. Kite surfing is very difficult but it is beautiful and fun to watch.

Thank Linda5355
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

if you are looking for a great kite company in Aruba go with Aruba Kite. they are the ones that have the windsurfers and the blue buildings. They are laid back, friendly and offer great service and lessons. I took some lessons from Tim who...More

1  Thank will w
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Reviewed 27 March 2015

My husband had never kite surfed and bought a beginner 2 hour package. He never did get up on a board but he is aost ready for it next time. He feels prepared and had a blast learning. This is a nice, family owned business...More

2  Thank Deanna S
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Reviewed 29 September 2014

Steady wind during the summer months. 23-30 mph day and night. Great people at the beach and the location during the week is not crowded.

Thank mike c
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Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

Amazing. This is the way to go. Only wish I could move in :) Great instructors for beginners and advanced. Ideal location for those who want a real great experience in Aruba.

Thank TV-Executive
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Reviewed 9 February 2014

The instructors were all very nice and friendly. My husband did the package of 4 lessons which are two hours each. It is pricey but definitely worth it if you want to learn the sport. They teach you in stages with two students to one...More

Thank Jen D
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