De Palm Island

De Palm Island with Bus Transportation


6 Hours

Group Size

1 to 12 People


English, Spanish, Dutch

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Unforgettable Coral Island Getaway in Aruba: Open Bar, Incredible Snorkeling, Flamingos, Water Activities and More!

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Discover the extraordinary side of Aruba with an unforgettable adventure at De Palm Island! This unique coral island oasis, nestled just off the shores of Aruba, offers the perfect blend of beautiful beaches, elegant flamingos, and a wide array of activities to make your vacation truly memorable.

Unwind and immerse yourself in an all-inclusive experience featuring:

  • Unlimited food and beverages to satisfy your taste buds with a delightful array of options, showcasing the flavors of Aruba and beyond.
  • Clean snorkel gear, perfect for exploring the enchanting underwater world surrounding the island, where you’ll encounter vibrant marine life and stunning coral formations.
  • Complimentary snorkeling tour led by experienced guides, showcasing the most mesmerizing and diverse aquatic treasures that Aruba has to offer.
  • Unrestricted relaxation on the island’s pristine white-sand beaches, where you can bask in the warm sun, read a book, or simply take in the breathtaking scenery.
  • Unlimited banana boat rides, providing non-stop excitement as you glide across Aruba’s crystal-clear waters.
  • Exciting kids water park, designed to keep your little ones entertained with a variety of fun and engaging water attractions.
  • Adrenaline-pumping body drop slides, adding an exhilarating twist to your island adventure and ensuring smiles all around.
  • Salsa lessons led by skilled instructors.
  • See elegant flamingos (upgrade to Premium Seating or a Beach Cabana for an exclusive and intimate experience with these graceful birds).
  • And so much more!


All of the following are included in your day package:

All-Inclusive Food and Beverage:

There is never a problem satiating your thirst or hunger at De Palm Island!

Enjoy your lunch buffet featuring local and Caribbean fare, or grab a snack from our grill, like a burger, french fries, or chicken tenders. And enjoy a cocktail, beer, or soft drink from our open bar.

Lunch: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. / Grill: 12 to 4 p.m. / Open Bar: 10 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.



The coral reef just off De Palm Island is one of Aruba’s most spectacular snorkel sites. There’s no easier way to catch a glimpse of the spectacular marine life of the Caribbean, and in particular, the stunning blue parrotfish that are endemic to Aruba. Great snorkeling can be had in both waist-high and deeper waters. All snorkel gear is provided, as well as instruction. Complimentary snorkel tours of the reef are offered twice daily.


Water park:

Your little ones will love the kids water park, where they can shoot water cannons, zip down slides, go under water showers, and get soaked by a tipping bucket.


Body Drop Slides:

For those looking for something more daring, slide down a dark, twisting tunnel that will drop you into a spiraling bowl. *Guests under 48 inches tall (1.22 m) are not permitted on these rides.



At De Palm Island, you can lounge in the sun to your heart’s content or splash about in the crystalline, turquoise water that surrounds the island. Beach chairs and palapas for shade are included, but bring your own towel. For your own comfort, bring water shoes (also for sale at our Gift Shop).

For ultimate relaxation, book your own private beach cabana with a sea view, treat yourself to a massage, or both!


Banana Boat Rides:

Unlimited fun with unlimited rides! Beat the heat and ride the waves. Hop on a banana boat for a splashing and thrilling adventure.

Kids must be at least 10 years old.

The Banana Boat starts at 11 a.m. and closes for 30 minutes for lunch during the day (no specific time).



Get a team together and challenge each other to a game of basketball.



What is and isn’t included in De Palm Island packages?

The following is included in all packages: round-trip transportation from your hotel, all-you-can-eat buffet, unlimited snacks, banana boat rides, water park access, unlimited beverages, snorkel equipment, snorkel tours, salsa lessons and beach chairs. The following is charged separately: Sea Trek Underwater Helmet Walk, SNUBA, Power Snorkel and any items purchased from the gift shop.

Can I mingle with the flamingos?

Yes when you get your upgrade.  De Palm Island is home to a beautiful flock of Chilean flamingos and Cuban flamingos that enjoy life in a reserved section of the island. Guest with premium seating can mingle with the flamingoes. Guests with regular tickets can only see the elegant flamingos from a distance.

What is the recommended attire?

Wear your swimsuit! Pack a towel, sunblock, sunglasses, a hat or visor, a camera, and water shoes that will allow you to comfortably walk on rocky terrain.

How do I arrange transportation?

Round-trip transportation from most hotels is included in the De Palm Island Including Bus Transportation option only. To confirm your pick-up time, visit one of our Activities Desks or Guest Services Desks in your hotel.

De Palm Island (Walk-in) does not include round trip transportation. Guests can find the address by entering Port De Palm in your GPS or in Google for directions.

How far is De Palm Island from hotels?

Approximately a 20-minute drive from the hotel area in your own vehicle or approximately 40 minutes by bus.

How Deep is the water for snorkeling at De Palm Island?

Snorkeling at De Palm Island ranges from waist deep to approximately 15 feet in depth.

Is snorkel instruction provided at De Palm Island?

Yes, a free snorkel tour is conducted twice daily; the first tour goes out at 10 am and the second at 2 pm. A guide goes with every tour and provides instruction and safety vests.

Is there shade other than at the beach area?

Yes, there’s plenty of shade at the bar, restaurant and by the water park.

What is served on the buffet?

The lunch buffet is open from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and serves a full salad bar, Aruban lentil soup, Caribbean curry chicken, fish fillet with Aruban Crioyo sauce, Caribbean rice, pasta marinara, mashed potatoes. We offer Aruban, bread pudding, chocolate or vanilla cake and Aruban rice pudding.

The grill is open from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and serves the following:

  1. Build your own burger

– hamburgers

– nacho cheddar cheeseburger

– vegan burger

  1. Chicken tenders

Crispy breaded chicken deep fried to a golden brown.

  1. French fries

– Plain: crispy fries with sea salt

– Cheesy: crispy fries topped with nacho cheese sauce

– Palm Island style: crispy fries topped with vegetarian chili, cheddar cheese, sour cream and sprinkle of spring onions

  1. Vegetarian chili

A vegetarian delight made with a tomato-based sauce, mild chili spices, corn, kidney beans and green beans. 

What drinks are available at the bar?

The bar is open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and serves soft drinks, red wine, white wine, beer, rum, vodka, whiskey, tequila, and cocktails.


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    De Palm Tours does not offer transportation to Airbnbs or private addresses
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