Nighttime view of Fort Lauderdale.

South Florida Sightseeing

There are so many things to see when in Fort Lauderdale and South Florida.

There is always something to do in Fort Lauderdale. You can visit the Everglades, take a water taxi all over the greater Fort Lauderdale waterways, see live pink flamingos, hang out with butterflies or cuddle a tiger cub.

Wynwood Walls

Don't just look at art on the walls of a museum. In Miami's Wynwood district, you can look at the art on the walls of buildings instead! Some of the best street art is to be seen in this eclectic, somewhat hipster area.

Jungle Queen

Have dinner and a show or take a daytime sightseeing tour on one of the Jungle Queens river boat tours. The tours take you along the New River in Fort Lauderdale, and offer dining options.

Water Taxi

Go from point A to point B, but take a boat instead of a car! They also offer sightseeing tours, events and more. With your water taxi ticket, you'll also receive discounts to museums, restaurants and more.

Billie Swamp Safari

Visit the Everglades in South Florida! With choices of airboat rides and swamp buggy tours, you'll have your swamp and see it too. Be sure to visit their on premises animal exhibits and critter show.

Sawgrass Recreation Area

Take an airboat ride of the Everglades and then get up and personal with the wildlife that lives there! Perfect for families with children, you'll gain insight into the creatures of the South Florida Everglades.

Carrie B Cruises

Visit Millionaire's Row in Fort Lauderdale on the Carrie B paddlewheet river boat! They offer a variety of sightseeing tours, as well as shipboard dining. They run all year long, 7 days a week during the winter months.


Don't just see Fort Lauderdale and South Florida on the water or from dry land – fly above it and see it all! Take one of their 22 helicopter tours, in the day or evening. They even offer free ground transportation.

Flamingo Gardens

See pink flamingos in the wild, as well as a variety of other animals at this botanical garden and wildlife sanctuary on more than 15 acres in Davie, Florida. A good choice for the whole family, be sure to take a tram ride.

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

South Florida built by industrialists and farmers. The industrialists built some truly impressive structures with their earnings. One such is Vizcaya, a mansion built to replicate an Italian palazzo, with a grotto, expansive gardens and "folly".

Butterfly World

Located in Coconut Creek, Butterfly World is the largest butterfly park in the world. Open every day, you'll be sure to see at least 50 varieties of butterflies at any time with thousands of those varieties flying around you!

Miami Seaquarium

38 acres of experience in Miami! Home to dolphins, whales and so much more, at the Miami Seaquarium you'll be able to swim with dolphins and seals, be a trainer for a day or take their VIP tour. A must-see in South Florida.

Jungle Island

Great for the kids, Jungle Island is an interactive zoo. You can hang out with monkeys, go to Orangutan school, cuddle a tiger cub or learn about the residents of the zoo. There is something for every age group at Jungle Island.