An idyllic oasis, Fort Lauderdale is famous for its stunning beaches which hold several certifications to ensure clean waters and sands, and a safe environment for all. From mornings on the Venice-like waterways, to afternoons on the beachfront promenade with its signature white wave wall and evenings dining under the stars, this city will keep you captivated. Take a break from the water and visit Las Olas Boulevard with world-class shopping, dining and history filled with breathtaking mansions and yachts along the way.
Earning the nickname "The Venice of America" Fort Lauderdale is uniquely home to an extensive network of canals and waterways. Within the city limits there are over 250 kms of waterways to explore. Gondolas, water taxis, and river cruises glide through New River and its offshoot canals providing visitors with a little history and fun outlook on the city.
A lively destination, Fort Lauderdale offers a host of activities. Just a block away from New River is the well-known Las Olas Boulevard. A bustling throughway, Las Olas is home to a plethora of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. More than 30 al fresco dining options, 3 museums, 10 international art galleries, and over 50 boutiques can be found here.