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Aruba Aloe Balm Facility Excursion Reviews

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Take a guided tour of the Aloe Balm Facility and see the production process first hand, from leaf cutting in the fields to finished lotions and creams in the facility.

jrayborn

1 review

Nice short tour of the Aloe factory. Very informative and cool air conditioning inside.

Provider: Independent Operator

plastic2244

1 review

Don't miss this

Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line

Gojirart

1 review

Very small factory. The guide greeted us with a demonstration of cutting open a piece of aloe and then led us through a small "museum" area and up a flight of stairs to view the processing area where no photos were permitted. out of four areas, only one had any activity. Three women were working. One filling blue bottles, one putting on the caps and one applying labels. We were then brought downstairs into the gift shop. The samples on display seemed high quality, but the prices were extremely high. This was a disappointing stop. Unfortunately, our bus developed some mechanical problems, so we were sitting on the bus waiting for a fix for about 40 minutes.

Provider: Princess Cruises

theperrys

1 review

Nothing special but still interesting

Provider: Independent Operator

AmberTeka

11 reviews

Great Day. Perfect Weather. We will go back one day..God willing. Aloe factory sort of boring. Greatest guide ever though. She was a hard worker.

Provider: Princess Cruises

travelgal17

2 reviews

It was fun visiting the Butterfly Farm and the Aloe factory. Since we arrived on a Sunday, there were a lot of places closed to tourists.

Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line

AKman2495

1 review

This was the weakest stop on the excursion. They gave us a talk about aloe outdoors. Upon entering the factory they lead you upstairs to a viewing area where you see some machines and guys working. The best part is shopping for aloe products in the store.

Provider: Princess Cruises

ParryHooter

1 review

Took a tour of the island from tour company right at the end of the pier. We took an air conditioned bus and were glad we did as they cram you in these buses. The island of Aruba is desert like with cactus everywhere.Like Curacao, Aruba is clean and prosperous with huge resorts and hotels along its shoreline and beautiful beaches. The Aloe Balm Facility tour was very informative thou the plant itself is very small. When we took the tour there wasn't anything going on in the plant and we only saw 2 workers inside. After the tour you have the opportunity to purchase various aloe products at very steep prices. The tour really takes less then 30 Min's. The tour of the island however that we took was $20.00 per person and lasted over 3 hrs and included the Aloe factory.

Provider: Independent Operator

ibxcruiser

1 review

Interesting tour.

Provider: Celebrity Cruises

sunshine221

6 reviews

The staff rushed the tour and took us through the factory and into the store -- we were told that there were videos in the downstairs and if there was no production, it probably would have been more interesting to see the videos.

Provider: Carnival Cruise Lines

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