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Aruba Kayak Frequently Asked Questions

The following questions are frequently asked questions (FAQ) by our guests about or Kayak Tours. If you cannot find the answer to your specific question, please feel free to E-mail Us.

General Information

Where does the Aruba Kayak Adventure tour take place?

Your tour begins near the site of Aruba’s first capital, historic “Savaneta,” a village located on the southeastern part of the island.

What days are your tours available?

Our tours run daily, Monday through Saturday. There are no tours on Sunday unless requested in advance.

Do you provide pick-ups and drop-offs?

Yes. Our pickup schedule is as follows:

High Rise (Marriott to Phoenix) – 8:30am
Low Rise (Amsterdam Manor to Tamarijn) – 8:45am
Town Rise (Renaissance to Talk of The Town) – 9:00am

What will I see and do?

  • Kayaking along the coastal mangroves of Aruba. Pass secluded beaches and exploring the beautiful southeast part of the island
  • Snorkeling at the barrier reef (equipment provided)
  • Exploring the Mangrove forest
  • Relaxing on the beach
  • Enjoy lunch at the National Balashi Brewery & Balashi Beer Garden

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Wear a bathing suit
  • Sneakers or shoes that can get wet
  • T-shirt or cover up
  • Bring a towel
  • Waterproof camera
  • Water resistant sunblock

Do the tours include lunch?

Yes. After snorkeling, our guide(s) will take you to the “Balashi Beer Gardens” for lunch.

You have a choice of a few different items on the menu. This includes: burgers, wraps, salads, etc. Included with your meal is a non-alcoholic beverage of your choice.  Note: Alcohol is not included.


Should I make my reservation in advance?

Yes. Please book online or call the reservations office before ticketing to guarantee your space. The reservations office phone number is +(297)-582-5520.

Office Hours 
Monday – Friday: 8AM to 5PM
Saturday: 8AM to 11AM
After Hours: Leave a message on our answering machine

*Bookings require payment in full.*

How many people do your tours accommodate?

We take up to 13 people on our tours.

How many people do your kayaks accommodate?

We offer both a 1 seat kayak and 2 seater kayaks.

Safety & Restrictions

Are there any health or age restrictions?

Please note that this tour is physically active and general good health is necessary.

Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult on a two-seater kayak. 13 years of age and up can choose a one seater or two seater kayak.

What happens if I get tired during a tour?

Since you will be kayaking along the coast line, the pick-up driver will be able to follow the tour in the van. So for your convenience, you will be able to stop kayaking at any time and jump in the van if you don’t wish to continue kayaking.

Do I need to be experienced to participate?

No. You do not need to be an experienced person to participate. We take inexperienced persons as well as the experienced once. However, life jackets are required to be worn by all participants throughout the tour.

Upon arrival at the launch area your kayak guide(s) will give you a well explained, short, and fun set of instructions. These instructions will provide you with procedures on how to easily get in and out of the kayak, how to paddle and steer, and most importantly how to sit on the Kayak.

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