Dutch Village Aruba Resort Activities

The Divi Dutch Village is a quiet spot perfect for families or couples seeking a resort with the feeling of home. On-site activities are limited to maintain the calm garden atmosphere. However, the full services and amenities of a family of five Divi Resorts is just steps away.

Divi Dutch Village guests enjoy preferred tee times at the Links at Divi Aruba golf course.

Active guests enjoy lighted tennis courts at the Divi Village, and weekly tennis clinics sponsored by the Divi Tamarijn. Games at the Seabreeze pool and beach walks are held in the early afternoon, and are a favorite for families.

The Divi family of resorts schedules weekly activities for guests including snorkeling and biking tours, beach parties, deep sea fishing, shopping excursions, and more. Live music and entertainment is showcased each night at one of the five Divi Resorts. A full service activities coordinator is available at the Divi Village to help make arrangements for Divi Dutch Village guests.

Complimentary transportation is provided to the Alhambra Casino and shopping bazaar- Divi's favorite Aruba casino with world-class gaming.

Island Activities

The most noted activity in Aruba is, of course, anything one can do on the beach. Aruba offers some of the most dazzling white sand beaches in the Caribbean. The resort beaches including Palm Beach and Druif Beach are popular favorites.

Many choose Aruba as their vacation paradise specifically because of their love for glitzy and glamorous casinos! You can spend so much time in the lavishly appointed casinos, it can be hard to tell the difference between night and day!

A few casinos are open 24 hours a day. In general, opening hours are 11 a.m. for slots and 1 p.m. through early morning for table games. Hours vary seasonally, so please check before making plans. No one under 18 is allowed in the casinos.

The larger casinos feature live first class entertainment imported from other countries such as the United States and Latin America.

The constant 15-knot trade winds, along with the variety of flat-water locations and challenging wave conditions, have made Aruba one of the most popular spots on earth for windsurfers. Whether you're a beginner, an expert or anywhere in between, you can find a suitable location for your skill level.

Novices can take advantage of the gentler winds, abundance of rental equipment and instructors along the island's southern shore. Advanced students and experts have a choice of any number of prime locations along the northern and southeastern coasts.

Scuba diving and snorkeling is another favorite pastime in Aruba. Divers with Open Water Certification can enjoy the many diving sites Aruba has to offer; go wall diving, reef diving, or explore wrecks sunk during World War II. If a visitor prefers to remain close to the surface and snorkel, they may enjoy not only the beauty of the coral formations, but also the wreck sites with a visibility, at some sites, of 100 feet.

All content courtesy of the Aruba Tourism Authority. For more information, visit www.aruba.com

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