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Old February 27th, 2002, 11:38 PM
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Default Snorkel Aruba

We have a full day in Aruba and have already arranged a rental car.... where should we drive to enjoy the best snorkeling there?
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Old February 28th, 2002, 09:16 AM
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Look into De Palm Tours snorkel trip. It will take you to two ship wrecks and a third snorkel sight.
We had some fun at Baby Beach snorkeling outside the rocks that form the cove (not great but OK).
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Old February 28th, 2002, 10:06 AM
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There's not great snorkeling on Aruba, especially from the beach. Arashi is the best, but only fair. Baby beach has always been cloudy when I've been there. If you want to snorkel, I'd take an excursion over the sunken German WWII ship Antilla.

As for driving around, I don't think Aruba offers much in the form or sights. The natural bridge is ok as are the caves on the northern coast. Most folks tend to enjoy Oranjstaed and hopping from resort to resort. On Aruba, the all inclusive resorts are what has made it famous (and their great sand)
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Old March 5th, 2002, 11:32 PM
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go with depalm tours for 50.00$ we got 3 hrs of snorkeling on a catamaran w/lunch and went to 3 sites. people were great. very safe and very helpful.
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