We are blessed to live in such a scenic and beautiful part of Florida. The weather and outdoor attractions are among the best in the world. The Fort Lauderdale area has its fair share of tourist attractions and activities for both vacationers and residents. Here is a list you can choose from no matter who you are if you are in the Fort Lauderdale area:
1. The beaches are Fort Lauderdale’s primary attraction. Deerfield, Hillsboro, Pompano, Dania and Hollywood beaches help form 23 miles of beachfront that are within walking distance of practically every part hotel and place of residence in the Fort Lauderdale area. The beaches are clean and safe, as well as certified as Blue Wave Beaches by the Clean Beaches Council of Washington DC since 1999.
2. The Everglades help form 1.5 million aces of swamps and sub-tropical jungles that form one of the largest and unusual public parks in America. The Everglades plays host to several species of rare and endangered animals, as well as provides tourist cruises and explorations on its endless river systems.
3. Sailing along the Intracoastal Waterway in another popular attraction in the area. Sailors navigate the canals that have given Fort Lauderdale the nickname: “Venice of America.”
4. The Museum of Discovery and Science located in Downtown Fort Lauderdale is one of the most popular educational science and technology locations in all of Florida. There are more than 200 interactive exhibits, including the largest living Atlantic coral reef in captivity; nine cockpit simulators, the Runways to Rockets space exhibits, and an IMAX theater with a five-story-high screen and 15,000-watt surround sound system.
Whether you’re visiting the Fort Lauderdale area or are a resident of the city, we hope you will take the time to enjoy the great number of attractions there are here that.