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Aruba Canoe

Lloyd G. Smith Blvd | at the Governor's Bay on the Beach, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 733 8058
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A Must-Do on Aruba!

Any trip to Aruba should include an adventure with Aruba Canoe! Ulysses, the owner, offers a lot... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Michelle G
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Waikoloa, Hawaii
OC1 paddle

OMGosh, what a great paddle we had with owner Ulyssee!!! No matter if you are a seasoned paddler... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Linda M
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Aruba Canoe is proud to be the first organization on the Caribbean to offer and promote a Hawaiian water sport. Our organization is THE PLACE where you may commune with Sun, Sand and Seaon an Outrigger Canoe
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Hours Today: 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Lloyd G. Smith Blvd | at the Governor's Bay on the Beach, Oranjestad, Aruba
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+297 733 8058
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"paddling experience"
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"experienced paddlers"
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"private island"
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"ulysses"
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Any trip to Aruba should include an adventure with Aruba Canoe! Ulysses, the owner, offers a lot of different options to learn paddling. He has a lot of experience and is an excellent waterman! He can cater to any level of experience - from the...More

Thank Michelle G
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

OMGosh, what a great paddle we had with owner Ulyssee!!! No matter if you are a seasoned paddler or have never paddled an outrigger before you will have a blast and he will cater to your level of experience!!! A wonderfully safe and fun experience...More

Thank Linda M
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ArubaCanoe, Owner at Aruba Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Dear Hawaiian friends Ed and Linda, was my pleasure to meeting you. Big Mahalo.

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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Aruba Canoe is a great experience, the scuba adventure is also good vs the price you pay so price vs what you receive is actually great, and also the in structure is a great person, and easy to talk to. I went with my wife,...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Ulysses is an excellent coach, for both beginner paddlers and for development competition athletes. In addition, he excels as a steersperson and is a strong outrigger canoe paddler with extensive knowledge of local waters, reefs, and currents. His company, Aruba Canoe, currently owns two OC6,...More

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ArubaCanoe, Owner at Aruba Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you Anne. Hope see you soon in Montreal GMOC 2017.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I am a marathon canoe racer from NY. I have never tried outrigger canoeing before. I contacted Ulysses while I was visiting Aruba on vacation and he was more than willing to have me join his nightly practices. He quickly went over the differences in...More

Thank Phil M
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ArubaCanoe, Owner at Aruba Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Hi Phil, thank you. You and your family will be always welcome. Was my pleasure to paddling with you.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were six adults and had a great experience with Ulysses. He was a guide, historian, and protector. We were safe and comfortable throughout. The canoe paddling, outrigger, was vigorous. Between the wind and the waves we made it to the snorkeling destination. The water...More

Thank Roy G
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ArubaCanoe, Owner at Aruba Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank you Roy, was my pleasure meeting you and your family. Congrats for the team work family. Hope see you again soon.

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

My boyfriend and I recently (Sept 6) went on the outrigger canoe tour and it was amazing!! Ulysses was very friendly and knowledgeable. We arrived for a morning tour and received a lesson on rowing and then we took off for the private island. It...More

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ArubaCanoe, Owner at Aruba Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Thanks. Was my pleasure to have you paddling with me. Be welcome anytime.

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I would recommend this to anyone. Ulysses was a great guide. Tons of fish around the private island!

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Firstly, Ulysses is fantastic: from his communication prior to our experience & on the day itself - really patient whilst explaining, guiding & super motivating! We are a family of 4 who wanted to do something a little bit different as part of our Aruba...More

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ArubaCanoe, Owner at Aruba Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2016

Jenny & Grant, was my pleasure expend those hours with you and your daughters, I hope you have a safe journey back home, and hope see you soon in Aruba.

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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We were looking for an alternative water sports activity to do other than snorkelling. Although we have tried rowing boats, canoes and kayaks before outrigger canoeing was something we really wanted to try. Ulysses welcomed us on the beach in front of the West Deck...More

1  Thank Karin H
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ArubaCanoe, Owner at Aruba Canoe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2016

Bert, Karin, Abbie, and Pippa, was my pleasure meeting you. You are a great team work. keep like that. I hope see you again paddling with me. Big hug for all of you.

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