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Hooiberg, Oranjestad

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At 165 m (541 ft), Hooiberg represents one of the highest points in Aruba, allowing you to experience a 360-degree view of the area. As you climb to the top of this volcanic mountain, you can take a break at plenty of rest stops, ensuring additional vistas from different perspectives. On clear days, many visitors report being able to see as far away as Venezuela. Put Hooiberg into our Oranjestad itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Only 642 steps to the top! This is the highest point on the island, and you can see water all the way around the island. On a clear day, we were told you can see Venezuela, only 17 miles away. The vie...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    Steep unmaintained steps to the top mostly without a railing. More concerning coming down. Nice view of the island from the top, but nowhere to really view it other than walking on rocks around a cell...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    Great climb...but the top is poorly maintained...so view is limited Had the trees and shrubs been a bit cleaned out...the view would be fantastic.  more »

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