Aruba Snorkeling

Its breath taking beaches, its warm and crystal waters are what they offer for all tourists, regardless of budget, preference. Here in Aruba, there are plenty of water activities that offer for all tourists and Aruba Snorkeling is one of them.


One of the most popular is snorkeling, which uses a waterproof mask and short breathing tube, allowing clearly seeing under water. Aruba Snorkeling will show you the life and the amount of different fishes, reef that Aruba offers.

A life that we tend to avoid, but it is a big portion of mother earth and often misunderstood, misused and sometimes abuse.

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Aruba snorkeling has plenty of choices, probably the most common place for snorkeling is Arashi beach, it is just a few minutes away from the Malmok bus stop at the northern most point of the island. The beach is great, it is off the bustling section from the north hotels into a more reserve and seclude section of the island.

There are another options for snorkeling in Aruba, probably the second most popular selection is Baby beach. It is located on the southern part of the island and frequently visits by locals. It is a beach that is great for families, because the reef that protects the island makes a shallow platoon. Its location requires some form of transportation from any of the hotels and probably there are much better places on the island for snorkeling purposes such is the of Arashi beach. The list of beaches goes on and on, with the addition of Boca Catalina, Palm Beach and Eagle beach as some the other choices for Aruba snorkeling around the island.

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Like many others options on the island, there are many operators on the island that will meet your needs. Like scuba diving, some of the same operators can offer you packages for scuba and snorkeling or combination. The great thing of these tours, they can show you the long list of ships wrecks that Aruba has, like mention in some other sections of the web page, it is one of the largest one in the Caribbean. Depending on the budget, there are many resorts that will arrange all the details for you; and all you have to do is sail away and enjoy the tour, or you can go on your own and find the price that fits you the best.


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The best way to get the best of both worlds is by choosing some of the operators. They can offer the equipment and some refreshments and food, making a great option for visitors. They can show you the ship wrecks like the Antilla or just snorkeling on the some of the best reefs on the island.

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Here is a short list of some of the operators, like Aruba Pro Dive, Mermaid Dive Center, Roberto’s Watersport. These operators are gear for a more scuba divers clientele, but they also offer snorkeling, depending on the budget or interest, you should consider them for a full experience at sea. There are also some of the more commercial type of tours like Unique sports that will take you to some of the wrecks and snorkeling beaches in a catamaran feature all the modern amenities, even a full stock bar for your enjoyment.

Snorkeling is an activity that you should try while you are staying in Aruba and discover what the island offers not from the top, but from the bottom up.

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