South Florida Sightseeing

There are so many things to see, you’ll need a longer trip!

On the water, in the Everglades, down to Miami and back again – there are so many things to do, you’re going to need more time!
Murals on the Wynwood Walls.

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, hipster area that is also a foodie mecca.

Visit Wynwood Walls Website

Fort Lauderdale Everglades.

Billie Swamp Safari

Visit the Everglades. With choices of airboat rides and swamp buggy tours, you’ll have your swamp and see it too. Be sure to visit their on-premise animal exhibits and critters show. It’s a family favorite.

Visit Billie Swamp Safari Website

Helicopter landing by the beach in Fort Lauderdale.

Tour Helicopter

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.

Visit Tour Helicopter Website

Flamingos in Fort Lauderdale.

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.

Visit Flamingo Gardens Website

Dolphins in Fort Lauderdale.

Miami Seaquarium

38 acres of aquatic 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.

Visit Miami Seaquarium Website

Tiger in Fort Lauderdale.

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.

Visit Jungle Island Website

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.

Visit Water Taxi Website

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.

Visit Jungle Queen Website

Sawgrass Recreation Area

Take an airboat ride of the Everglades and then get up close 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.

Visit Sawgrass Recreation Area Website

Carrie B Cruises

Visit Millionaire’s Row in Fort Lauderdale on the Carrie B paddlewheel 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.

Visit Carrie B Cruises Website

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

South Florida was built by industrialists. They built some truly impressive structures, including Vizcaya. Vizcaya is a truly impressive mansion built to replicate an Italian palazzo, with a grotto, expansive gardens and folly.

Visit Vizcaya Museum and Gardens Website

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!

Visit Butterfly World Website

Your Fort Lauderdale Home Base

Make us your home away from home and relax in sophistcated comfort after a long day in the Florida sun.


Your Fort Lauderdale Home Base

Make us your home away from home and relax in sophistcated comfort after a long day in the Florida sun.



4th Night On Us

Stay 3 nights and enjoy an extra night on us! Discover the Everglades, Miami’s South Beach or just relax by the pool.


Gift Cards Now Available

Give the gift of exploration and relaxation at our beachfront resort in Fort Lauderdale. Gift cards to Pelican Grand Beach Resort, PURE Spa and OCEAN2000 are now available for purchase.