Activities

For activity reservations or for seasonal pricing please see the Concierge or email  concierge@bucuti.com 

 

 

                                                               

Jeep Safari –Half Day Tour A

Swim and Snorkel at the famous Natural Pool which is a secret, hidden pool on the windward coast surrounded by rocks and is a perfect getaway for a moment of total relaxation. The location of the pool is surrounded by some of Aruba’s most rugged terrain, so visitors truly get the feeling of having "discovered" something. The Natural Bridge, Arikok National park, Black Stone Beach/Twin Bridges, Casibari Rock Formations and the Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins are the main ports of call on this half day tour. It’s a bumpy ride and a lot of fun! Included: Snorkeling Equipment, soft drinks and transportation.
Time: Time: Morning: 8.00am – 12.30pm / Afternoon: 1.30am – 6.00pm
Duration: 4.5 hrs
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$85.00

Jeep Safari – Half day Tour B

For those who have already seen the Natural Pool this is ideal for you. Visit the California Lighthouse, the Chapel of Alto Vista, the Natural Bridge and then stop for a tour and to have lunch at the Waka Waka restaurant. Afterward you head off for Snorkeling or lazing at beautiful Baby Beach.
Included: Snorkeling equipment, lunch, soft drinks and transportation.
Time: 10.00am – 3.30pm
Duration: 5.5 hrs
Days: Wednesday & Thursday
Price: Adults...$79.00

 Jeep Tour  

Jeep Safari - Full day Tour C

The best way to see Aruba- perfect for first-timers as this is a comprehensive tour that covers the whole island including sightseeing at the most popular attractions.
The Islands best guides will give you the complete insight to the customs, cultures and history of Aruba and its people. Drive through the streets and towns seeing how people really live away from the ‘tourist’ zone. You will cover the full length of Aruba with a visit of the most southern part- the famous ‘Baby Beach’ and of the Natural Pool which is in our National Park and located on the rugged coastline – both places offer great snorkeling opportunities. A full day of fun!
Included: Snorkeling equipment, lunch at the Waka Waka restaurant, soft drinks and transportation.
Time: 8am – 5pm
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$102.00

   

Island Tour by Bus:
Choose between the smaller companies with smaller
Air-conditioned buses or the bigger companies with the bigger buses as a way to see the Island .Your driver is also the guide and even if you are a repeat visitor to Aruba, even many time repeaters, then the Bucuti Island Tour is the one for you as this is designed with you in mind.

 

Island Tour - Aruba`s Finest Land Tour
A small air-conditioned bus will transport you to Aruba`s most popular acctractions. Accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide, who will explain the history behind the sites. You will visit the California Lighthouse, Alto Vista Chapel, Natural Bridge, the Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins, a visit to the Ostrich Farm and the Butterfly farm.
Included: Transportation
Time: Morning: 9:00am - 1:00pm / Afternoon: 2:00am - 6:00pm
Duration: 4 hrs
Days: Monday through Saturday
Price: Adults...$65.00
 

Island Tour - Country Side
Visit the Aloe Factory, Alto Vista Chapel, Bushiribana Ruins, California Lighthouse, Casibari Rock Formations and the Natural Bridge with a small air-conditioned bus.
Included: Transportation
Time: Morning: 9.00am - 12.00pm / Afternoon: 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Days: Monday through Saturday
Price: Adults...$40.00
 

Discover Aruba Tour
Experience this unique full-day tour, the perfect combination of Aruba`s historical, cultural and natural delicacies. You`ll view the Island`s unusual desert landscape and stunning Casibari rock formations, quaint cunucu homes, and other amazing natural wonders, such as the Ayo Rock Formations and Lourdes Grotto.
Fun and knowledgeable guides explain Aruba`s fascinating history, which you`ll experience firsthand though stops such as the Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins, the California LIghthouse and Alto Vista Chapel.
Later, they will take you to the Island`s natural delights at Baby Beach where you can take a cool and refreshing dip in the sea or snorkel in the calm, crystal-clear water before returning to your hotel.
Soft drinks, lunch and snorkel gear are included in the price.
Time: 9:00am -2:30pm
Duration: 5 hrs
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$59.00
 

Aruba Sightseeing Tour - by bus
Enjoy this half-day tour that still leaves time for other activities or beach time during the day. Enjoy the unique tales told by professional guides and learn all about Aruba’s treasures with visits to the California Lighthouse, Casibari Rock Formation, the Alto  Vista Chapel and Aruba’s colorful butterfly farm. Once the trip is over, enjoy the convenience of being dropped off at your hotel, or downtown for shopping and dining.
Time: Morning: 9.00am – 12pm
Duration: 3 hrs
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$39.00
 

submarine

Atlantis Submarine
Atlantis Submarine Tour which was voted Aruba`s most outstanding attraction and the first attraction in Aruba to recive the Green Globe Certification.You will have oppotunity to get an up close view of exotic marine life while diving to depths up to 120 feet. Be amazed by colorful school of tropical fish, huge sponge gardens, the mystical beauties of the coral fields and two sunken wrecks. The educational and entertaining narration of the experienced, professional and licensed crew will highlight this unique experience. All of this is in air-conditioned comfort without getting wet. Transportation is NOT included.
Time: Morning: 11.00 / Afternoon: 1.00pm
Duration: 1.5hrs
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$104.00

SeaWorld Explorer
The SeaWorld Explorer Semi-Submarine is a state-of-the-art semi-submarine developed in Australia for use on the Great Barrier Reef. This unique vessel does not submerge. You step down into the hull of this underwater observatory and sit in air-conditioned comfort just 5 feet below the water's surface, viewing amazing Aruba sea life through large clear glass windows. The Captain will guide the semi-submarine through a reef filled with beautiful coral formations and spectacular tropical fish. Your narrator will entertain you with educational and informative narrative about various marine life.
Transportation is NOT included
Time: Morning: 11.30am  Afternoon: 1.30pm
Duration: 1.5 hrs in total
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$49.00
 

 

 

Sailing & Snorkeling
Enjoy Aruba from one of its best vantage point: The water. Wheter you want to snorkel a shipwreck or take in the sunset on a romantic cruise while sipping your favorite cocktail, we have a variety of sails that will make you want to never come back to dry land.

 

Tranquilo

Tranquillo Sail
The perfect combination of sailing and snorkeling to the south coast of the island on a 43 ft Sailboat. Sail to places you will never see on other cruises. Waist deep snorkeling and drift snorkeling over breath-taking coral reef are two of the unique attractions you will enjoy.
Included: Open Bar, Soup, Sandwiches, Fruit and Snorkeling equipment.
Transportation NOT included.
Time: Morning: 10.00am – 3.00pm
Duration: 5 hrs
Days: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
Price: Adults...$75.00

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Snorkel Adventure Half Day Luncheon
Travel on a luxurious catamaran across the turquoise waters of Aruba. Explore some of the finest snorkeling spots in the area, where colorful marine life is abundant. One of the snorkel stops is at the famous wreck of the Antilla where you will see a 400-foot sunken German freighter. The catamarans feature two marine bathrooms, sunning nets, a shading area with plenty of seating space, music, and a bar featuring soda's, mixed drinks and cocktails.Included: Open bar, lunch, snorkeling equipment and transportation.
Time: 9.15am – 1.15pm
Duration: 4 hrs
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Price: Adults...$72.00

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Antilla Snorkel Sail
Two snorkel stops, the first a shallow bay with calm waters where you can see colorful tropical fishes and the second stop will be the famous Antilla Ship Wreck.
Included: Open bar and snacks, Snorkel equipment and transportation.
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Duration: 3 hrs
Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Price: Adults...$49.00

 

 

 

Snuba
If you want to go beyond snorkeling and experience the world`s underwater beauty the easiest way possible, then try SNUBA.
No dive certification required. With SNUBA you can breathe easily underwater without wearing heavy restrictive dive gear.
Discover coral formations and schools of tropical fish as you glide effortlessly under the surface.
Your professionally trained SNUBA guide will Personally take you on a underwater tour. 
Included: Drinks (non-alcoholic)
Duration: 3 hours
Days: Tue, Wed, Thu and Fri from 9:00am to 12:00pm or 
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Price: Adults...$75.00

 

 

 

 

Sweetheart Sail

 

Paddle Boarding
A fun and easy way for everyone to play on the water. You don`t have to be a surfer to learn. It`s fun to just paddle ain flat watr and since you`re standing at your full height, you`ll enjoy excellent views of everything from sea creatures to what`s on the horizon.It`s almost like walking on water!
Duration: 1 hours
Days: Mon - Sat from 9:00am to 5:00pm
Price: Adults...$ 90.00 for a lesson 
                    $ 65.00 group lesson (price per person)

 

 

 

Sweetheart Sunset Sail
Romance is alive!.... as you will experience on board this 42 foot catamaran as you sail the turquoise waters of Aruba’s Palm Beach. Join the friendly crew for a Champagne Toast on this amazing and intimate 2 hour Sunset sail exclusive to the Bucuti guests, offering you a chance to mix and mingle with your neighbors.  Enjoy your favorite cocktails and drinks from the open bar and the spectacular sunset.
Included: Snacks, open bar and Transportation included.
Time: 5:00 – 7:00pm
Duration: 2 hrs
Days: Wednesdays
Price: Adults...$60.00

For the real Sweethearts we also have the sail available on Valentine`s day, February 14th, 2014!

 

Sunset

Sunset Sail
Enjoy the stunning Aruban sunset aboard the sunset cocktail cruise. This relaxing sail is the perfect way to end another vacation day, while watching the sunset. Sail along Aruba’s scenic coastline, capture memories and enjoy delicious hors d'oeuvres and a complimentary bar featuring beer and cocktails.
Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm
Duration: 2 hrs
Days: Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Price: Adults...$49.00
 

 

Private Summer Sunset Cruise
Toast the end of another perfect day in paradise as you watch the sun slowly disappear beyond the horizon. Snuggle up with that special someone as the sun paints the sky with colors that change from brilliant blues to deep yellows, oranges, pinks and reds. 

Leave your worries behind and sip champagne or your favorite cocktail as this motor Yacht takes you and your chosen one for a beautiful and romantic sail towards Palm Beach and back , passing by the Bucuti on the way- so wave as you cruise along!

Two hours on our turquoise waters with a dramatic sunset to backdrop your photo’s that will make your friends and family most envious. As the sun dips into the Sea you can let the captain pamper you as you celebrate. Honeymooners, anniversary couples and those just wanting to celebrate health and happiness are in the right location to toast to the future, or dream away with the wind in your hair.

Price: $325,-This includes a two hour private charter, a bottle of champagne, an open bar and snacks. Advance booking is highly recommended. This price is only valid within the months of June and September.

 

 

Caribbean Sail
It doesn't get any better than this! A romantic Sunset Sail and an excellent Caribbean buffet dinner aboard one of our luxurious catamarans.
This 2 hour 'get-a-way' includes live steel drum music and an open bar featuring Caribbean cocktails and our local beer Balashi. You will also enjoy the Salsa demonstration given by Janice and Oslin, winners of the prestigious World Professional Salsa Dance Competition 2002, held in Orlando, Florida.
The Caribbean Sail menu consists of Caribbean herbs rice, Keshi yena (a local dish), roasted potatoes with garlic, onions and sweet peppers, Caribbean vegetables (eggplant, zucchini, squash, etc), grouper with Creole sauce, curry chicken, fried plantain and pineapple coconut rum cake.
Included: Menu as above and open bar. Transportation is not included.
Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm
Duration: 2 hrs
Days: Tuesdays
Price: Adults...$69.00

 

 

Dinner Sail
As the stars begin to twinkle sip a Caribbean cocktail or a glass of wine under a stunning Aruba sunset. The spacious, state-of-the-art Red Sail Sports catamaran is the ideal location to catch a dazzling Caribbean sunset while enjoying a delicious three-course dinner and a cocktail from the open bar. All meals are carefully selected by resort chefs and include coffee, tea, and dessert. Wednesday nights feature a classic Caribbean-themed menu. Visit the Concierge Desk to view the menus. Transportation NOT included.
Included: Dinner and Open Bar.
Time: 6:00 – 9:00pm
Duration: 3 hrs
Day: Wednesday only
Price: Adults...$99.00

 

Kayak
This is your opportunity to experience the exciting sport of kayaking combining the fun of water sports with the thrill of exploration in a unique way. See the coast from a different vantage point while kayaking alongside beautiful mangrove forests and mysterious hidden caves. Accompanied by trained local guides who are both competent and friendly and who will point out the different forms of marine life as you glide along the surface of a crystal clear lagoon. Enjoyed by all, this tour begins in the calm and tranquil waters on our beautiful south coast near the site of Aruba's first Capital, Historic "Savaneta". Kayak along the shore and hug the scenic coastline, past legendary Spanish Lagoon, once the hiding place for pirates, and across the lagoon to De Palm Island. This is the perfect place to beach comb, snorkel and enjoy a delicious lunch and the all –inclusive bar! Guided Snorkeling Tour is offered with equipment and a lesson on a breathtaking coral reef, teaming with all different species of corals, sponges and beautiful tropical fish. After relaxing on the island, our journey begins once again and we will kayak safely back to shore and past Aruba's Nautical Club with its magnificent yachts
Included: Transportation, lunch and open bar with the trip to De Palm Island.   
Lunch only with the Mangel Halto Tour. Single or double kayaks available.
Time: 08.45am – 2.30pm
Duration: 5+ hrs
Days: Monday – Saturday.
Price: Adults...$130.00 For De Palm Island
                     $83.00 for Mangel Halto Barrier Reef.

 

De Palm Island
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 parrot fish 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, and you may snorkel at your leisure all day if you wish! There is a Water Park and banana boat tours are also included.
The Island also boasts a Spa; however that is not included in the price.
Included: All drinks, alcoholic and non- alcoholic, cocktails, beer and mixed drinks.
A buffet style lunch catered by ‘Taste of Belgium’, a snack bar – (burgers, fries, chicken)
Transportation to and from the Island via bus and boat.
Time: Either from 09.15am – 5.30pm –Full Day or 09.15am until 2.00pm- Half Day
Duration: Full or Half Days available
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$114.00 Half Day - $124.00 Full Day

 

 

Seatrek
You don`t want to miss this delightful underwater experience not available anywhere else on Aruba. A big thumbs up from us as it is perfect for those who wear glasses or don’t like to get their hair wet!
Participants don specially designed diving helmets to tread the sea floor on a custom 375-foot walkway, 20 feet below the surface. Even non-swimmers and those who don't snorkel can feed a bevy of colorful tropical fish, view a sunken Cessna 414 airplane, and pose for a photograph while sitting at the underwater Sea Trek Cafe. What a great photo for your desktop and what a fabulous memory.
Note: Only available at De Palm Island. Photo CD’s are available to purchase. If you have one of these conditions: Pregnancy, recent surgery, high blood pressure, epilepsy, seizures and asthma, a doctor's letter is required to participate.
Time: You will be advised upon reaching the Island what time you will Seatrek
Duration: 1 hr
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$48.00 + additional cost to get to the Island (see above) 
 

 

 

Kukoo Kukuku dinner and Bar-Hopping
This original dinner and bar-hopping adventure takes you into the countryside and down city alleys for a true island experience. Ride this wacky, wonderful one-of-a-kind hand painted parranda bus, cooled by the Caribbean trade winds and absolute FUN on wheels.

Hop aboard the Kukoo Kunuku and shake your maracas to the beat of Caribbean music on the way to a Champagne toast. Then dine in the gardens of Residencia Sylvia, the beautiful home of former Chief of protocol. Here you will be served a typical local meal under the stars and the first drink of your choice is on them.  After dinner you are off to the favorite pubs and "watering holes" where you will be given a free shot and all other drinks are at local prices. Along the way, you will learn the island rhythms, catch the island spirit and have a whirlwind of foot stompin' FUN...

Kukoo Kunuku - The perfect way for the young and restless and the old and the reckless to spend an evening in Paradise. Dress is Kukoo Kasual.

Leave the driving to the.....Kukoo Kunuku and enjoy a night to remember!
Time:  Pick up between 5-6pm
Duration: 6 hours
Days: Monday through Saturday
Price: US$64 p.p.

 

 

 

Deep Sea Fishing
There are many charter boats available for deep sea fishing.The variety of the fish is vast and Atlantic game fish are abundant. Sailfish, white and blue marlin, wahoo, shark, barracuda, amberjack, kingfish, bonito,and black and yellow fin tuna are in plentiful supply.

You could sail out either for a half or a full day on any of the following fishing boats,all skippered by their Captain and his fishing mate. We work with 3 Deep Sea Fishing companies and they offer different charters times and prices.
The first company includes transportation and they have the following choices and prices:
4 hours - US$ 350.00  can start early from 6am
6 hours - US$ 525.00
8 hours - US$ 700.00

The second and third company do NOT include transportation and their prices are as follows;
4 hours - $ 400     8am – 12pm or 1pm – 5pm
8 hours - $ 800     8am – 5pm

or

4 hours - $400   7am - 11am or 8am - 12pm
6 hours - $600   7am - 1pm   or 8am - 2pm
8 hours - $800   7am - 3pm   or 8am - 4pm

All charters include soft drinks, captain, mate, fishing equipment and bait, max 4-6 persons.
Lunch is also included on the full day trip. Prices are per boat

Please note that the charters do book up early and are often sold out, so please let us know as much in advance as you can. Also indicate to the duration in hours that you require and a preferred time and we will do our best to match your requirements.

‘You hook it- We cook it’ -Bring your catch to the Pirates Nest as we will serve this up however you please for $12.50 per person.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Explore the beauty of Aruba on an adventurous Horseback riding tour!

Ride Horseback through Aruba's natural wonders and enjoy breathtaking sights on your way. Specialized in small personalized tours with friendly, attentive, multi-lingual guides who have your safety and enjoyment in mind. Helmets are available and it is recommended to wear long pants and sneakers (closed shoes).
Rides are available from Monday through Saturday and on request
on Sunday as well.

We recommend the following horseback riding tours:

 

 

Wariruri Beach & Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins
Travel to Wariruri Beach on a tour along Aruba`s pristine North Coast, enjoying breathtaking panoramas and a visit to the historic Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins.
Duration Approx. 2hrs, tours start 9.00AM and 4:00PM.
On this tour the galloping is not allowed, all skill levels are welcome.
Price:    US $75 p/p
Private: US$ 110 p/p 

 

 

 

 

 

Ostrich Farm & Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins, Mini Bridge & Wariruri Beach
Enjoy wide-open vista and Aruba`s natural environments on a trip to Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins, Wariruri Beach and the mini Natural Bridge. This tour also includes a 30 minute tour at the Ostrich Farm.
Duration Approx. 2,5hrs, tours start 9.00AM and 3:00PM.
On this tour the galloping is not allowed, all skill levels are welcome.
Price:    US $90 p/p
Private: US$ 120 p/p

 

 

Choose a private tour....
* Your own private tour guide
* Ride at your own skill level
* Choose from English or western tack
* No Strangers in your group
* Go at your own pace
* Get full attention & instructions

 

 

 
 

 

 

Diving
Aruba is known for its many shipwrecks and interesting coral formations.
The water (80 F/ 28 C on average) is rich in exotic marine life, and visibility is mostly between 60 ft and 150 ft / 18 mtr to 45 mtr.
The Antillia Shipwreck is one of the largest in the Caribbean at 400 feet long. A German Freighter that was scuttled by the Germans in 1940.  Now many marine life forms have made their home on the ship. 

 

 

 

 

                                                               

Open Water Scuba Diving Certification
Get your PADI scuba certification. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to scuba dive, discover new adventures or simply see the wondrous world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.
The PADI Open Water Diver course is the world’s most popular scuba course, and has introduced millions of people to the adventurous diving lifestyle. Learning to dive is incredible. You breathe underwater for the first time (something you’ll never forget) and learn what you need to know to become a certified diver. During the course, you’ll spend half a day in the pool and complete 4 dives at local dive sites under the supervision of your PADI Instructor.
Included: Transportation 
Duration: 3 days- you can opt to spread this out over a week also.
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$425.00

Discover Scuba Diving Experience
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to find out but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if you like it. While not an actual scuba certification, during the Discover Scuba Diving experience you’ll learn how to use scuba equipment in shallow water and get a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world.

There is nothing like breathing underwater for the very first time. It takes a little getting used to –but after a few minutes of awestruck wonder, most participants realize how easy scuba diving really is. The biggest challenge instructors have with the Discover Scuba Diving program is not coaxing participants into the water, but coaxing them out when the program is over. The fun part? It’s all fun!
Included: Transportation  Duration: 4 hours
Days: Daily
Price: Adults...$97.50

Shore diving or boat diving?
Shore diving on the Southside of the island, where it is quiet and the coral is abundant and beautiful. Boat diving on the Southside and Westside, hosts a variety of reefs and different kinds of wrecks.
The following dive prices include equipment and are based upon per person:
Discover Scuba Dive (Resort)$97.50
1 tank dive:                       $75
2 tank dive:                       $99
6 dive package:                $289
8 dive package:                $369

Please contact the Concierge who can assist with all of your diving requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tierra del Sol
A Desert Course with an Ocean View designed by renowned Robert Trent Jones II, Tierra del Sol is situated on the scenic northwest point of Aruba and is the only 18 hole championship golf course on the island; conveniently located just 10 minutes by taxi. Tierra del Sol includes a full length practice range, putting greens, chipping areas, a magnificent clubhouse with golf shop, and restaurant. Year Established: January 28, 1995

Yardage: 18 Holes Par
71 Practice Facility: Driving Range & Putting Green.($10.00 unlimited daily practice)
Rental Clubs: $55 NIKE including 3 balls
Rental Shoes: $15 pair(Credit card guarantee needed for both clubs & shoes)
Additional Rider: $20 - Must be properly dressed. No jeans/denim allowed
Club Storage: $5.00 for duration of stay.
Clubhouse: Ventanas del Mar Restaurant serves Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
"Lookout Bar and Grill" (next to the 10th tee / 18th green) serving snacks and Lunch.

Facilities: Golf Shop, water stations, 3 restroom facilities, 2 beverage carts on the course

Lessons:
Individual lessons 30 minutes $50
Individual lessons 60 minutes $75
2 Golfers lessons 60 minutes $125
3 x 30 minute package $120
3 x 60 minute package $200
9 Hole round of Golf with a Pro, everything included $160

 Divi Links -9 Holes

The Divi is the closest Golf Course and is easily accessible by either walking or taking the shuttle. There are tournaments held every Wednesday and Friday at 2pm and it costs $75 per person to enter.

 

 

 

 

For activity reservations or for seasonal pricing please see the Concierge or email  concierge@bucuti.com