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  4. Miami Beach

Miami: From Bayside to South Beach Guided Tour

Product ID: 223971
Soak up the sights and sounds of South Beach on a 5.5 hour guided tour. Avoid the tourist traps and explore Miami’s hippest spots on foot and by boat.
About this activity
Duration: 5.5 hours
Starting time 1:45 PM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore Miami by water taxi and enjoy picture perfect views of Biscayne Bay, Star Island and the dazzling city skyline
  • See some of the most beautiful and expensive waterfront properties in Miami
  • Check out examples of icolorful Art Deco architecture
  • Get off the tourist trail and enjoy a mouth-watering taste of Haitian, Cuban and South American food
  • Sip a tropical drink at a hidden rooftop pool bar which boasts killer views
Full description
Begin your tour in Bayfront Park. This beautiful green space situated by the waterfront has been a popular recreation space since the 20s. Board a water taxi and enjoy stunning views of the barrier islands. See Monument Island and Star Island, the dazzling city skyline and the bustling cruise ship port. Learn about Miami’s famous residents from your knowledgable guide.

Explore the hot-hot-hot South Beach neighborhood, home to some of the most colorful architecture in the country. Take a stroll along South Beach’s sandy shore and explore South Pointe Park Pier.

Grab a refreshment at your guide’s favorite bar, cafe, or ice cream shop. You’ll then have a 45-minute break before the second half of your tour. Start the second half of your on Ocean Drive, in the heart of the action. With the help of your guide, you’ll explore the local side of this touristy neighborhood. Hear the immigrant history of South Beach, as well as some legendary boxing history.

Try some of the many culinary highlights of South Beach, such as Haitian food and Cuban street food. Stop by Collins Street, one of Miami’s most historical sections. Discover the neighborhood’s Art Deco Architecture. Take a break and enjoy a fabulous tropical cocktail next to a rooftop pool overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Coffee
  • Snacks
  • One cocktail
  • One beer
  • Return water taxi ticket
What’s Not Included
  • Additional food and drinks

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Meeting point

Julia Tuttle statue on Bayfront Park Path at Bayfront Park (south end of park), near 100 Chopin St., Miami, FL 33131

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Important information
What to bring
  • Swimwear
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• Please dress casually for warm or hot Caribbean weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.
• It is possible that there is time for a quick swim (though not guaranteed), so bring swimwear if you'd like the chance to swim.
• Vegetarian and other dietary restrictions can be accommodated for. Please notify the local partner in advance if you have any dietary requests please contact the local partner.
• This is a child-friendly tour. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge. Please inform the local partner if you are bringing a child younger than 6.
• In the event of road or attraction closures, your guide will do their best to work around the obstacles or take your tour to alternate locations.