Arikok National Park Vacations
Many of Aruba’s attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Arikok National Park, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful De Palm Island and the ever-popular Blue Parrotfish Water Park. Also, well worth the effort are Surfside Beach and the Mangel Halto Beach.
Rediscover the joys of childhood at Donkey Sanctuary in Santa Cruz and the Gold Mine Ranch in Paradera. Admire all kinds of fascinating creatures at the Aruba Ostrich Farm in Oranjestad.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Reconnect with nature at one of the area’s beaches, for example Boca Prins in Oranjestad. To see the native flora and fauna, set out to explore the Natural Bridge - Boca Andicuri in Oranjestad and the Conchi Natural Pool in Santa Cruz.
When it’s time to relax after a long day exploring the charming streets of Arikok National Park, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Take your pick from the Talk of the Town Hotel and Beach Club, Oranjestad, the Paradera Park, or the Aruba Tropic Apartments, Oranjestad.