29th June 2020

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Is Aruba expensive?

Aruba is expensive, though you can pay in U.S. dollars or local currency. There's no way around it: Aruba is expensive. That's true for many Caribbean islands, where much of the produce, food, and other goods are imported from elsewhere and where hotel rooms come at a premium.

So, how much does a meal cost in Aruba?

While meal prices in Aruba can vary, the average cost of food in Aruba is À97 per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Aruba should cost around À39 per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner.

Beside above, is Aruba worth visiting?

They all love it in Aruba - especially the sun, Beach and sand. Although it will be a long trip for you, IMO it is worth it. Once you arrive you will enjoy the warmth of the climate as well as the warmth of the people. The restaurants are fabulous and if you like to gamble there are many casinos.

What is the best currency to take to Aruba?

Aruba's currency is the florin, but the US dollar is also widely accepted. Banks also exchange other foreign currency such as Euros. Traveler's checks are widely accepted and there is normally no charge for using them in hotels, restaurants and stores.

Is Aruba or Curacao better?

In terms of tourism, Aruba is more massive than Curacao, where it's generally quieter. Visiting Curacao is like visiting little Amsterdam or the Netherlands in some sense but way warmer and with a lot less hours in a plane (when traveling from North America).