Fort Lauderdale Information

The ideal place to live, to visit and to relocate a business. The Venice of America is a beautiful, friendly and exciting destination that can be enjoy year round. Although summer is considered the off-season, you will find visitors flocking to Fort Lauderdale all year long. The numerous attractions of the city, beaches, and outlying areas provide fun and amusement year-round. Winter (November-March) is an ideal time to visit the area, especially if you're coming from chillier climates. During this time the city receives a reasonable amount of vacationers from the northern US and Canada. Because of it's sub-tropic climate, Fort Lauderdale weather is great all year long, and it you can always enjoy the beaches or any of your other outdoor activities.

Some of the city's top choices for visitors include:

Las Olas Boulevard
500 Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
The destination for visitors from all over the world who enjoy the finer things of life! From 1917, when Las Olas was a dirt road that took residents and visitors to the famous resort - Fort Lauderdale beach - to today, Las Olas has always been Fort Lauderdale's most charming thoroughfare. Las Olas is at the forefront of everything from fashion boutiques and art galleries, to memorable restaurants, sidewalk cafes and clubs.

Water Taxi
651 Seabreeze Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
+1 954 467 6677
Fort Lauderdale's extensive waterway network provides a scenic alternative for accessing attractions, hotels, restaurants and bars. Water Taxi, serving as a designated driver, has one-way fares, and passes for one-day, one-week and longer.

Jungle Queen Riverboat
Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
+1 954 462 5596
Sternwheeler sightseeing cruise that plies the waters of the Intracoastal Water Way and the New River. For over 50 years, Fort Lauderdale's Jungle Queen Bar-B-Que and Shrimp Dinner Cruise has been known throughout the world, and it's more than 13 million guests over the years have enjoyed the fun-filled, relaxing evenings. It features a cruise up the New River, the "all-you-can-possibly-eat" dinner, a variety show and the sing-a-long.

Riverfront Cruises
300 Southwest First Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
+1 954 463 3372 / +1 800 499 2248
View the homes of the rich and famous from the most modern and comfortable yachts in Ft. Lauderdale. With Las Olas Riverfront Cruises, you'll see the yachts and mansions that help give Millionaire's Row its name, along with some of the most scenic spots along the New River and Port Everglades. Air-conditioned salons, leather couches, and a well-stocked snack bar help make the hour and a half cruise even more enjoyable.

Museum of Discovery and Science
401 Southwest Second Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
+1 954 467 6637
Spend a day of discovery exploring over 200 fascinating interactive exhibits at the Museum of Discovery and Science! See sharks and the largest living Atlantic coral reef in captivity, hang out with bats, be charmed by a 12-foot snake, plus pet alligators, turtles and iguanas. Explore our new 11,000 square foot nature trail and learn about Florida's amazing Everglades in the Living in the Everglades exhibit. Discover our place in aerospace at Runways to Rockets, our new space exhibit, and take a simulated trip to the Moon or Mars. Make it a play date at the Discovery Center, designed especially for children under seven.