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About Us

Proudly Serving Aruba Tourism for 60 years!

Our History: Founded as a tour and transfer company in 1960 by Mr. Luis C. De Palm with three mini-busses and a staff of ten, the company has grown to approximately four hundred employees working in seven different divisions of the De Palm Group of Companies. De Palm Group of Companies offers a wide range of services and experiences to visitors vacationing in Aruba. These include:

Round-Trip Transportation – Via luxury Volvo motorcoaches, Express by De Palm vans, or by private car from the airport to hotels and other places of accommodation.

Island Tours – Tour Aruba by bus, Jeep or UTV. Half and full-day tours available.

Water Tours – Take a Sail & Snorkel or a Sunset Cruise on board our 100-passenger luxury catamaran, Palm Pleasure. SNUBA, an underwater snorkel experience, is also available on board for an additional charge.

Submersible Tours – Atlantis Submarines offers a one-of-kind-experience on board our 48-passenger submarine that dives to depths of 130 feet. Alternatively, you can also take the SeaWorld Explorer tour of the famous WW2 shipwreck, the Antilla, in a glass bottom vessel semi-submarine.

De Palm Island – An offshore attraction offering all-inclusive packages including all food and beverages, snorkeling, water parks, banana boat rides, flamingos, and salsa lessons.

SeaTrek – Our underwater helmet walk, SNUBA, private beach cabanas, temporary tattoos and day spa are all available for an additional charge.

Natural Bridge – Aruba’s most iconic sightseeing spot included as a stop on most island tours. Restrooms, food and beverage and a gift shop are all available.

Cruise Market – Largest operator of shore excursions and transportation to the cruise ships visiting Aruba.

Destination Management Services – A separate division within the company that caters exclusively to the MICE (Meetings, Incentive, Conventions & Exposition) and groups markets.

Hotel Concierge Services – De Palm operates the concierge desks on behalf of most of the major resorts in Aruba. All our tours and services can be booked through these desks.