Getting to De Palm Island
Packages are available including round-trip transfers to and from most major hotels. You can book these packages online or at a hotel concierge desk.
Guests staying at all other locations as mentioned above should arrange own transportation to and from De Palm Island or confirm transportation at one of the above mentioned hotels.
- Pick-up time: between 8 and 9 am depending on location. Confirm with your sales agent.
Pick-up included from the following locations:
Marriott Resort, Surf Club & Ocean Club, Ritz Carlton, Holiday Inn, Playa Linda, Caribbean Palm Village, Hyatt, Barcelo (Brickel Bay guests to walk over to Barcelo), Hilton, RIU Palace, RIU Antillas, Courtyard by Marriott Aruba, Divi Phoenix, Blue Residence, Tropicana, Paradise Beach Villas, Amsterdam Manor, La Cabana, MVC Eagle Beach, La Quinta, Divi Divi (all), Bucuti, Manchebo, Casa del Mar, Costa Linda, Tamarijn, Renaissance Beach (Renaissance Marina guests to walk over to Renaissance Beach), Camacuri, Talk of the Town, Arubiana Inn, Perle D’or.
If you’re exploring Aruba by car, visit De Palm Island for a day of snorkeling, swimming or relaxing. From downtown, go past the airport and take a right at the 3rd roundabout (look for the De Palm Island road sign).
You can buy tickets at the De Palm Island ferry terminal (till 2 pm), online or at a hotel concierge desk. Parking is free and the ferry runs the whole day.
Wear your swimsuit! Pack a towel, sunblock, sunglasses, a hat or visor, a camera and shoes that will allow you comfortably walk on rocky terrain.