The small family business of ABC Tours continues to prove that it is truly the “little tour company that could.” Created 20 years ago by the husband and wife team of Marvin and Sharla Kelly, it excels through commitment to the simple ideal of stellar customer care, while sharing Aruba’s most spectacular attractions.
The Chapel at Alto Vista is one of Aruba’s most precious landmarks. The name of the chapel and the surrounding neighborhood comes from the Spanish phrase for “high view.” Originally built in 1750 by Domingo Antonio Silvestre the tiny church was used on a daily basis for more than three decades.
Not only a mani/pedi salon, they also do hair and offer facials and massages. Spend a relaxing and rejuvenating day at this pretty salon; the staff are wonderful go out of their way to make sure you are comfortable.
Explore the vast, surreal outback to discover the unique flora and fauna, cacti forests, rock formations, dry riverbeds, and scenic surfside vistas. Maps, information, and guided tours (reservations only) are available at the visitor center.
Arid, rocky, prickly, scrubby, and almost otherworldly, this island’s interior is often a surprise for those expecting the lush foliage and verdant rainforests of other tropical isles. But it has its own terrestrial treasures; you just have to know where to look!