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Top 10 Most Popular Tourist Attractions In Fort Lauderdale according to Trip Advisor

Posted on: 03/30/2018

Selecting a vacation destination can be tricky but with all that Fort Lauderdale, Florida has to offer its visitors, with the great weather and beautiful beaches it makes the decision that must easier.


With the warm and welcoming weather all year round, it allows for many outdoor activities and in this case not only the beach and beach activities. Fort Lauderdale has a lot to offer and because of its ideal location traveling both North and South in Florida is very easy. A quick trip to Miami or West Palm Beach is extremely convenient making Fort Lauderdale even more appealing to vacationers.


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Here are the Most Popular Activities per Trip Advisor

1.       Cycle Party

Its not expensive and a lot of fun. They offer a variety of specialized tours, so you get to see the City in the way you want to! Eat and Drink as you Cycle your way through the streets of Las Olas. 

2.     Fort Lauderdale Air Boat Rides

Take a private air boat ride in the Florida Everglades. Some call them Swamp tours.  They offer one and two-hour private airboat rides in the river of grass. Its lots of fun!

3.     BlueFoot Pirate Adventures

It’s not expensive and the kids will have a lot of fun! They will set sail enjoy face painting and give lessons in pirate lingo. At the end of the adventure, the kids receive an official pirate certificate.

4.     Segway Fort Lauderdale

This is fun for the whole family and no skill is required! You do not need to have experience, balance, or coordination because this machine is built for everyone and learn very quickly. It’s a great way to sightsee and they offer private tours or group tours. They are 1 or 2 hours long.

5.       Las Olas Gondola Tours

Fun for everyone and a lovely romantic option too. A charming and relaxing way to see the city.

6.       Ecoboats

If you want to explore on your own and have a some boating experience this is for you! Cruise the waterways without noise or fumes in one of their eco-friendly electric boats. You have the option of touring on your own or hiring a Captain.

7.       Tropical Sailing

This company offer both public and private catamaran trips, so you can enjoy the ocean and catch a tan. Fun for the whole family.

8.       Jungle Queen Riverboat

The tour is an "All You Wish to Eat" BBQ Ribs, Chicken and Shrimp Dinner Cruise served family style. Enjoy the sights as you cruise up Millionaire’s Row to their tropical island to enjoy dinner. A fun night out.

9.    Miami to the Max Tour with Lunch

A 4-hour guided tour from a local guide exploring all the Miami has to offer. You will explore the art deco district, Wynwood and the Miami Botanical Gardens. Not far from Fort Lauderdale at all!

10.  McCarthy’s Wild Life Sanctuary

Eight acres of endangered wildlife enclosed by a botanical garden situated in West Palm Beach! Over 200 animals from White Tigers to African Lions, Black Leopards, Ligers, Lynx and Amur Leopards so close you can touch them – but please don’t! West Palm Beach is not far from Fort Lauderdale.   


While in Fort Lauderdale staying at hotels can be expensive so many vacationers look for alternatives. Short term rentals have become increasing popular as they offer many more amenities and are more cost effective. Here is an article to assist you when searching for vacation rentals and looking at their reviews  Vacation Rental Reviews - What to Look For.