Private Paradise Tour | The Gold Mine Ranch

$165 p.p.

Don’t miss this amazing private horseback riding adventure on Aruba!

What can you expect? 

This exclusive private adventure promises to amaze as you delve into the hidden gems of Aruba's northeast coast. Beyond a mere trail ride, this experience offers the epitome of horseback riding adventures on the island. Expect to be swept away by a whirlwind of sensations as you ride along diverse landscapes, from lush coastal trails to breathtaking vistas. Immerse yourself in the vibrant hues of the Caribbean as the sun dances on the crystal blue waters, and the tropical breeze carries the scent of adventure.

Where will this tour take you?

Embark on an adventure of discovery as this Private Paradise Tour unveils the treasures of Aruba's northeast coast. Venture to Fisherman's Hut & Beach, where the waves brush the shore, and the golden sands stretch as far as the eye can see. Ascend to Indian Hill, where panoramic vistas await, offering a breathtaking perspective of the island's rugged beauty. Whether you're a seasoned rider or a novice, The Gold Mine Ranch tailors the journey to your skill level, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all

Experience the beauty and thrill of Aruba's northeast coast with The Gold Mine Ranch’sPrivate Paradise Tour. Book your adventure today and unlock the secrets of this enchanting island, creating cherished memories with your loved ones along the way.


General information

Days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Duration 2 hours
Start Time 9 AM, 10:30 AM, 4 PM
Min.Age Required 6+
Children $155

What’s Included:

  • One water bottle per person
  • Helmets (optional but recommended for adults, mandatory for children)
  • Riding and safety instructions
  • History and information about the Gold Mine and area
  • Transportation (complimentary for hotels and cruise visitors)
  • Lockers available


  • Bushiribana Gold Mill Ruins
  • Shark Bay
  • Budui Beach
  • Wariruri Beach and Natural Bridge
  • Baby Natural Bridge
  • Countryside
  • Hidden Valley
  • Lagoon

Meeting & Pick up:

  • Transportation is complimentary for the high/low-rise hotel area. Pick-up time is approximately 45 minutes before the tour start time and is specified in the confirmation e-mail. Please follow directions in the confirmation e-mail.

What to bring:

  • Bring cash gratuity for our guides
  • Wear long pants
  • Wear firm shoes like sneakers (slippers are not appropriate)
  • Firm hats that do not fly off in a strong breeze

Know before you go:

  • The tours are non-stop, with small breaks at the beaches so you can take pictures if you would like to do so. No one gets off the horse during our tours (in contrast with other ranch tours that “park” for 30-45 minutes).
  • Note: Due to our light horse breeds, we have a weight and height restriction of 230 pounds and 6’2″.
  • Children's pricing is applicable for ages 6-11.

Additional information:

  • Beginner: limited to no riding experience and unable to mount/dismount unassisted
  • Semi-Beginner: capable of mounting and dismounting unassisted and comfortable and in control at walking pace
  • Intermediate: comfortable in the saddle, confident and in control at all paces, rider who is currently riding regularly in open country
  • Advanced: all of the above, plus an independent seat, soft hands, and capable of handling a spirited horse in open country

Refund and Cancellation Policy:

  • Cancellation is possible only 48 hours before the scheduled date and time. Any cancellation within 48 hours before the booked date and time is considered a default on your part, which results in a no-claim of the fee that you have agreed to pay in full.
  • Only cancellations within 48 hours with proof of force majeure, medical proof of sickness, or injuries may be accepted.
  • First, we will try to reschedule the tour in case it cannot go through due to any of the reasons mentioned above.
  • If rescheduling is not possible and all conditions of the cancellation policy are met, you will receive a full refund.

Learn more about cancellations.


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