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"Made in Aruba" Sightseeing Tour

By: Wix Tours
Highlights
  • Lunch at the Balashi Brewery including one local draft beer
  • Meet a range of craftspeople producing Aruba's top exports
  • Learn more about Aruba's economy through your guide's commentary
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"Made in Aruba" Sightseeing Tour
From US$62.00
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"Made in Aruba" Sightseeing Tour
From US$62.00
Overview
Take a deep dive into Aruba's economy and exports on this tour focusing on items made in Aruba. Come to an understanding of the importance of aloe, ceramics, glass, and alcohol in Aruba's economy thanks to your guide’s commentary. Visit an aloe vera factory, local beer brewery and rum distillery, artisan ceramic shop, and cigar producer in half a day, making the most of your vacation time.
What to Expect
Beginning with convenient pickup at your hotel, embark on a tour that highlights goods made and manufactured in Aruba. This half-day guided tour stops at several local producers for an insider look at the country’s economy.
The first stop is an aloe vera factory, where you learn how the plant is harvested and its role in skin care products.
Move on to the Arubian Taste Liquor and Rum Shop, where you taste several locally made liquors that are favorites of locals and are shipped worldwide.
Next it’s on to Balashi Brewery, where you sit down for lunch and a draft beer.
Then visit a historic cunucu house and garden to see the famous Aruban sculptor Ciro Abath’s work in glass and ceramics.
Then learn about the cigar-making process at Aruhiba factory, dedicated to organic, hand-rolled products before ending the tour with drop-off at your hotel.
Reviews (77)
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Made in aruba

We booked the Made in Aruba tour and put down the deposit when the bus came to resort to pick us up they had no record of our reservation and said bus tour was full. Extremely disappointing in the fact we heard them call to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Shannon K
wixtoursaruba, General Manager at Wix Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are very sorry for the misunderstanding. Again we are very sorry for the inconvenience

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AWESOME tour

Neil our guide and driver was very entertaining and informative. Only place that was crowded or touristy was the aloe farm but it was still great. The cigar place was amazing . The Balashi beer factory not only brews beer but bottles coke products, bottled...More

Date of experience: March 2019
3  Thank pmwalters2000
wixtoursaruba, General Manager at Wix Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are glad you liked our Tour :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The best tour on the island!

We went on this tour on 3/13/2019 to learn about the various goods that Aruba produces. our tour guides name was Neal or Neil depending on how he spells it and we had a blast. Not only did we see a bunch of stops but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Zmazak
wixtoursaruba, General Manager at Wix Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are glad you liked our Tour : ) Greetings from Anil

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
A morning well spent!

Found this tour using trip advisor so wanted to make sure I returned the favor to other Aruba visitors! Hotel pick up was right within the 15 minute window we were provided. We also were told to wear closed toe shoes & no sleeveless shirts...More

2  Thank sufan06
wixtoursaruba, General Manager at Wix Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We will definitely use your feedback to deliver an even better experience :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Got to meet the locals and enjoy their trade

I enjoyed made in Aruba for the diverse local crafts we were able to witness and taste. It was nice to hear the stories of locals and their passion for their craft. We visited a glass workshop a lady and husband did together. Very reasonable...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Bridesm0m
wixtoursaruba, General Manager at Wix Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank your for your feedback, we will use it to deliver an even better experience :)

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Response from 196gerrys | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can purchase cigars at the factory. You also get to see how they make and hand roll the cigars.
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