The city of Fort Lauderdale is a fresh taste of paradise located in the heart of South Florida. It offers unique hotels, pristine beaches, entertaining arts and culture and exciting gaming. Plan a trip to the exotic land of Florida and make Fort Lauderdale your destination.
The more you do, the more you'll marvel at this beautiful paradise. From sports fishing to museums, Fort Lauderdale wants you to explore their acclaimed art, culture and South Florida living!
This paradise by the ocean is gorgeous with its picturesque views and lively neighborhoods. It’s easy to find a place to relax on the beach here, but we've got 10 things you should check out when you come to this relaxation haven besides the sandy shores.
With shops that range from gourmet candy to hand-painted needlepoint patterns, international art galleries, and even furniture in the shape of fruits, Las Olas has more than you’d expect. Shoppers will find new treasures and enjoy the walk down the boulevard.
Discover 200 fascinating interactive exhibits and get a chance to pet an alligator. Don’t forget to make a trip to the IMAX and experience the five-story screen (the largest in south Florida!). There is always something new to learn and explore here.
We know cars are cool, and we love when we pass by an old beauty on the road, so why not come see the largest private collection of antique American autos in Florida? It's packed with tons of memorabilia that everyone will find interesting. Come see the historic progress of American Engineering!
Ever wonder where Animal Planet’s Gator Boys shoot most of their episodes? Right here at Everglades Holiday Park! Here you’ll get to take a close look at some alligators and other natural inhabitants of the area. You can even take an airboat into the middle of the Sawgrass River.
Just because you’re shopping and dining doesn’t mean you want to be indoors (even if there are record-breaking temperatures here). Here you can enjoy all of your shopping and dining outdoors, and even take in a race or two at the racetrack.
Take a trip to romantic Polynesia...okay so maybe it’s still Florida, but at least it will feel like you've taken an exotic trip across the sea at this dinner and show combo. Here you'll eat delicious gourmet food and watch performances while you sit near lagoons and flaming torches.
This ultimate Everglades adventure takes you on a buggy tour and an airboat ride, and then brings you to a unique alligator and snake show where you’ll see venomous snakes and other swamp critters.
Here’s a great shopping plaza where you can see the beach over the sale signs and shoe racks. Dine in one of the many open-air restaurants that have an oceanfront view. And when you’re done shopping, take a break and head across the street and sit out on the free beach.
You won’t find a collection of butterflies and birds this amazing anywhere else. You’ll get to see a multitude of colorful wings as the butterflies flit between the foliage in this maze of exotic plants and insects.
Try something exciting and new (or terrifying to some!) Hang in the air as you fly above the ocean on a parasail! You won’t need any training for this ride, but you will feel like a bird as you soar over the Atlantic.