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Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida Shore Excursions | Day Trips

Cruise Lines offer many excellent options for shore excursions. These excursions are provided by companies that work with the cruise lines to insure the best products and timing for cruisers. We encourage you to first explore the cruise line sponsored options. If you decide to strike out on your own, the tours below are excellent options.

Cruise lines that visit Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades): Regent Seven Seas, Seabourn, Silversea, Celebrity, Holland America, Princess, Carnival, Royal Caribbean

Recommended Attractions: Butterfly World, Museum of Science and Discovery, Bonnet House and Gardens, Historic Stranahan House, and the Beaches!

Carrie B Cruises

440 North New River Drive East
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(800) 979-3370
www.carriebcruises.com

The Carrie B runs three daily 90-minute narrated sightseeing cruises of Fort Lauderdale, departing year-round from the downtown New River Docks. Cruise along the Intracoastal Waterway and into Port Everglades, home of the one of the world's busiest cruise ship ports. See the elaborate mansions and celebrity homes of Millionaires Row and get up-close to the massive yachts docked outside these homes and at Bahia Mar Marina and other Fort Lauderdale resorts.

Everglades Tours - Sawgrass Recreational Park

1006 N. U.S. Highway 27
Weston, Florida 33327
888-424-7262
www.evergladestours.com

South Florida's Everglades are a rare sub-tropical wetlands ecosystems that hold spectacular mysteries. Renew your spirit as you glide across miles of river at speeds up to 35 mph, and get up close and personal with native creatures, many of whom are endangered in this fragile environment. Start the adventure with a 30 minute airboat tour of the Florida Everglades.  During the tour, you'll listen to tales of how the Seminole and panther once coexisted in this lush wilderness.

Animals in Captivity and Nature   Alligators and Fish   The World Famous Everglades River of Grass   Swamp as far as the eye can see  

Uneven surfaces    Somewhat Wheelchair Accessible

Jungle Queen Riverboat Tours

801 Seabreeze Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
954-462-5596
www.junglequeen.com

For over 60 years, Fort Lauderdale's Jungle Queen Dinner Cruise has offered visitors to South Florida tours of the Intra-Coastal Waterway and the New River. It's a relaxing way to experience the "Venice of America" and learn a little about the history of the area. The Jungle Queen Riverboat cruises up the New River to a private island where you can experience Native American culture and hear stories of the area. The dinner cruise includes an all-you-wish-to-eat dinner featuring barbequed ribs, chicken and shrimp and variety show with sing along.

Miami City Tour and Baycruise

Meeting place - Hardrock Cafe entrance
401 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132
305 949 9180 
www.Miami-Nice.com

This six hour tour hits all the major spots: Bayside Marketplace, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Little Havana, Miami Beach, The Art Deco District and more.  You'll see mansions of movie stars and millionaires, hear stories of love, passion, betrayal and even murder. See the famous and infamous places you have only seen on television or on the big screen.