Looking for relaxation, adventure, or just about anything else that's available in Oranjestad, Aruba, we have the Oranjestad Excursion for you! It doesn't matter whether you come via a cruise ship or on a longer stay at a resort, take a look at the excursions we offer in Oranjestad. Whether you just want to relax or have an adventure you'll quickly discover that this beautiful capital city of Aruba has much to offer, some great excursions options are our Aruba Private Snorkel Boat Excursion or our Aruba Polaris Buggy Adventure Excursion.
Oranjestad is named after King William I of the Netherlands and is located on the southern coast near the western end of this tiny island country. The town was built around Fort Zoutman shortly after it was built in 1796 and has slowly flourished into the tiny jewel it is today. Only 20 miles long, the island of Aruba is often referred to simply as Playa by the locals.
There are many sightseeing Oranjestad Cruise Excursions, and highlights excursions available that can take you to see the best of Aruba in air conditioned comfort such as our Aruba Highlights - Private Sightseeing Excursion or our Aruba Private Off the Beaten Path Highlights Sightseeing Excursion for a unique experience. If you'd rather kick it up a notch, we offer great safari Jeep excursions where you get to explore and drive your own Jeep, check out our Aruba Jeep Safari Highlights Full Day Excursion. Oranjestad also has a variety of museums, the historical Fort Zoutman, and the Willem III Tower, located near the fort, so you know there's plenty to see.
Since the weather on this tiny Dutch island is so pleasant year round, water and beach activities are extremely popular among our Oranjestad Excursions. We offer great all inclusive packages at resorts such as our Aruba Occidental Grand All Inclusive Day Pass Excursion that will include swimming in a fresh water pool, an all you can eat buffet, and an open bar along with lounge chairs, shaded areas and much more. You can also check out our many beach and water activities that include parasailing and jet-skiing; check out our Aruba Water Activities, Sports and Beach Fun Excursion and our Aruba Double Double - Jet Ski and Parasailing Excursion for 2 People.
Whatever you choose to do in this lovely country, you are sure to make those memories that will last a lifetime.
Fun fact: Oranjestad and its surrounding area is a stopping point for flamingos, so keep an eye out for the majestic pink birds!