The Caribbean island of Aruba is a constituent country of the Netherlands known for its fantastic beaches, stunning landscape and lively atmosphere. The island attracts many tourists every year, who come for the sand, sea and scenery. The year-round good weather makes it popular as a winter getaway and it's not hard to understand why someone would want to spend their holidays relaxing on the island's golden beaches. As if sunshine and sandy beaches weren't attractive enough, excellent food and drink outlets can be added to the list of many reasons to book flights to Aruba. The island is also home to exotic wildlife, making it ideal for those who enjoy hiking and/or snorkeling during their vacations. Discover here the best offers for Flight + Hotel to Aruba.
Most visitors to Aruba head straight to the island's beautiful white beaches. Lying in the warm sand and swimming in the crystal clear water won't get old any time soon. But if it ever does, or if visitors feel like being a little more active, there are plenty of activities to take part in and sites to see. Snorkeling and scuba diving are perennially popular, for example. Aruba's rugged areas are also perfect for the adventurous tourist to explore either on foot or in a 4x4 vehicle.
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Aruba's single airport is Queen Beatrix International Airport, also known as Aeropuerto Internacional Reina Beatrix, in the island's west. The airport is named after the Netherlands' former queen. Flights to Aruba land from all over the world, including the US and Europe.
Queen Beatrix International Airport is located in Oranjestad, the island's largest city and capital.
For those wishing to use public transport, there are bus stops directly outside the airport. Taxis and rental cars are also available for passengers who want to continue their journey beyond the capital.