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South Beach: Sip, Savor and Salsa, Lessons & Mojitos

1. South Beach: Sip, Savor and Salsa, Lessons & Mojitos

It’s time to go wild and infuse your soul with Latin music and dancing. Get ready to laugh and have some fun because this Nightlife Experience takes place at the most exciting and eclectic venue on South Beach on iconic Ocean Drive and the only spot with live singers, musicians and performers and a dance floor that is on fire until 5:00 AM. You will be talking about this night for years to come. Are you ready to dine, drink, dance and discover the Latin side of South Beach? Your adventure will begin upstairs in the fabulous Mojito Room complete with vibrant lighting, bronze palm trees, comfy sofas & a tropical bar. Arrive at 7:30 PM to be seated at a table and order food and drinks before the lessons begin. You will mix and mingle while learning to dance Salsa & Bachata. Once you have mastered your new moves, the group will hit the dance floor right in front of the live band and enjoy spectacular cabaret performances including Salsa, Samba, Bachata & Conga. If you are looking for a fantastic and entertaining night out; this is for you! Salsa nights are hosted by a South Beach local and expert dancer with years of experience showing Miamians and world travelers a great time. You will learn something new, meet great people, and be able to dance all night to live music in a quintessential Miami Beach nightclub. This is a fast moving and social immersion into Miami nightlife and Latin dancing; a must-have skill in Miami culture. Itinerary: 7:30 - 8:00 PM: Arrival and table seating 8:15 - 9:00 PM: Bachata Lesson 9:00 - 9:20 PM: Mojitos and Appetizer break 9:20 - 10:00 PM: Salsa Lesson

Miami: Discover South Beach Tour

2. Miami: Discover South Beach Tour

Explore Miami Beach’s most popular destinations and hidden gems on an electric powered Swoop cart. Learn Miami’s rich and sometimes dramatic history as you experience the local culture. Discover Miami Beach’s top 50 attractions, such as the famous Ocean drive strip, South of Fifth (SOFI) neighborhood, South Pointe Park, Miami Beach Marina, unique Art Deco district, Lincoln Road, Espanola Way and much more. Experience the energy and sizzle of Miami Beach, learn about the dramatic history and witness the preservation of the Art Deco District on this 1.5-hour interactive tour. Take pictures, ask questions, request your favorite music and enjoy yourselves.  Group sizes can range from 2-10 people. This environmentally friendly option, allows visitors the flexibility to experience Miami Beach in a more intimate setting. Stop for pictures, engage with locals, interact with your tour guide and enjoy a customized experience.

Miami/Fort Lauderdale: Sightseeing Pass for 35+ Attractions

3. Miami/Fort Lauderdale: Sightseeing Pass for 35+ Attractions

Enjoy Miami and Fort Lauderdale with access to over 35 attractions, tours, and wild adventures all over the coastal heart of South Florida, including the best outdoor beach activities, downtown outings, and wildlife experiences in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and Key West. With the option to select 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6 attractions, take advantage of full admission to attractions, saving you up to 55% of total visitation costs and no fixed start date. Recommended for visitors with limited time for sightseeing who want to visit only a few of the most popular attractions. Visit South Beach for some well-deserved time to recline and tan, then dive into your choice of watersports, like kayaking, paddle-boarding, parasailing, and snorkeling. Travel with ease downtown on a Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus tour to check out Bayfront Park or Morningside Park. Plus, enjoy exclusive access to activities and discounts in luxurious Key West. With centuries of Spanish and Caribbean influences, the tropical delights of Latin America and Cuba are everywhere in Miami. Grab a Café Cubano, Cortadito, or a Mojito at authentic restaurants, then dance the night away at salsa clubs and beachside bars. Plus save with discounts to restaurants, bars, and retail stores. Don't let the NFL’s Miami Dolphins be your only exposure to Miami's vibrant wildlife! See Florida’s natural icons, like the opulent and pink residents of the Flamingo Gardens and meet the diverse marine specimens at the Miami Seaquarium. Step deep into the wild of the Everglades on the hunt for alligators, with one of many Air Boat tours. Attractions: • Miami Seaquarium • Everglades Holiday Park - Airboat Tour • Flamingo Gardens • Wild Florida • Key West Yoga Train • Sunrise PaddleBoards • Sunset Watersports • Federico Empire Boutique Cigar Factory Tour • FunDimension - Family Entertainment Center • Ripley's Believe It or Not! • Coral Springs Museum of Art • Fort Lauderdale Historical Society - Three Museum Tour • Zoo Miami • The Museum of Illusions Bus Tours + Boat Cruises: • Big Bus Classic Hop-on Hop-off Miami Tour Ticket - Beach and City Routes • Big Bus Panoramic Night Tour • Key West Day Trip - Amadeo Travel • Fiesta Cruises • Jungle Queen Sightseeing • Thriller Speedboat Ride Walking and Wheeled Tours: • Florida Revealed - Fort Lauderdale • Fort Lauderdale Historical Society • Little Havana Adventure • Picture Perfect Photo Tour • The Art Experience - Little Haiti Adventure • Wynwood Art Walk Tour • Bike and Roll - Hybrid Bike Rental • Segway Fort Lauderdale • Sobe Rides Art Deco Pedicab Tour • Sunset Watersports Bike Rental • Scavenger Hunts - Miami

Miami: South Beach Fat Tire Beach Rider Bike Rental

4. Miami: South Beach Fat Tire Beach Rider Bike Rental

Cycle through South Beach and discover the iconic beach walk or ride on the sand with a Fat Tire Beach Rider Bike rental. Easily find local attractions like the Miami Design District, South Point Park, Downtown Miami, Miami Beach, and more. Opt for a short ride, or take it out all day. Arrive at the South Florida Trikke Shop in Miami Beach and get outfitted with a safety helmet and Fat Tire Beach Rider Bike. Grab your bottle of water and hop on, knowing you're just one block from Ocean Drive. Head to the Bayside Marketplace, full of local shops, restaurants, bars, and attractions. Ride through downtown Miami, and discover the Art Deco District. Take advantage of the bike, and defy the sand of Miami Beach, with views of the city and ocean. Choose to see it all and take the bike out for the whole day, or just make a little tour around for an hour. Don't waste money on taxis or waiting in traffic, and ride as you please throughout South Beach.

South Beach Tour des Forks: Eat Like a Local

5. South Beach Tour des Forks: Eat Like a Local

South Beach of Miami is a mecca of good food, beautiful people, and exotic architecture. Experience it all on the SoBe Tour des Forks! Your enthusiastic guide will share with you the history and magic of South Beach (often referred to as SoBe). This popular Miami Beach area is filled with hidden gems, and it's our goal to show them to you! You will bypass the touristy places, and head straight to five different restaurants and cafes in SoBe. We'll stop at Miami Nouvelle, Kosher Ice Cream Factories and authentic ethnic eateries. We'll also take the time to point out the more interesting of the architectural landmarks around. You will delve into the history and culture of this marvelously preserved Art Deco area, and your guide is happy to answer any questions for you. Whether it's your first time in Miami or you're a local just looking to get out of your daily grind, this tour is the perfect way to eat and learn your way through the magic of SoBe! By the tour's end, we promise that you'll have a deeper appreciation for the SoBe perspective (and a full belly!) We do our best to accommodate allergies and dietary restrictions. Please provide any allergies or dietary restrictions in the ‘remarks for supplier’ section of your booking.

Miami: Full-Day Bike Rental

6. Miami: Full-Day Bike Rental

Without question, the best way to explore the sunny wonderland of Miami is via bike — so hop on one and get going. Kitted out with a lock, helmet, and lights, and selected from over 100 bikes in tip-top shape, you’ll have all that you need for a perfect day of sightseeing exploration. Chat with the staff to figure out your perfect day, and plan out a route on your included bike map. Criss-cross between the cosmopolitan city and the sea, pausing to pop into a museum or cafe before continuing your exploration. On a bike in Miami, the day is truly your oyster.

Miami Beach: South Beach and Ocean Drive Donut Tour

7. Miami Beach: South Beach and Ocean Drive Donut Tour

Celebrate the donut in all its glory while learning about the history of Miami Beach. Follow your guide through South Beach and Ocean Drive, take in historic sites, and sample some of the city’s best donuts washed down with some coffee. Start your tour in Miami's South Beach, home to Ocean Drive, Art Deco hotels, neon lights, and delicious donuts. First, head to Buon Pane Bakery, the best Italian bakery in Miami for 7 years running. Try some Italian-style donuts with various fillings, depending on the day. From there, walk down towards Ocean Drive and stop at one of the best gelato shops in South Beach. Here, try some donuts and gelato to get your day started the right way. Then it’s a scenic walk up Ocean Drive to your third stop, where you'll try some more delicious Italian-style donuts. Finally, end the tour off at one of the most fun taco places on South Beach, Naked Taco, where you’ll get to sample the most delicious churros you’ve ever had.

Miami: City and Movie Set Highlights with Optional Boat Tour

8. Miami: City and Movie Set Highlights with Optional Boat Tour

Enjoy a half-day guided bus tour exploring several Miami neighborhoods. See the Art Deco District, Coconut Grove, Downtown Miami, Brickell, and more. Choose to add a speedboat ride or sightseeing boat trip to your adventure. After meeting your guide, venture through the historic Art Deco District via the famous Ocean Drive in South Beach. Once there, you will learn about the history of the area's unique architecture. Later in Wynwood, you will have some time to explore the amazing graffiti art, small boutiques, shops, and cafes. Little Havana then invites you to explore its rich Cuban heritage with small Cuban cigar factories, coffee shops, and bars. Following that, Coconut Grove and Coral Gables are beautiful residential areas featuring lush, tropical gardens and historic mansions. Downtown and Brickell are guaranteed to then dazzle you with their modern architecture and skyscrapers. At the conclusion of your sightseeing experience, you can choose to enjoy a speedboat or sightseeing boat tour along Miami's beautiful skyline, seeing the homes of various movie stars along the way.

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What people are saying about Miami Beach

Mangos is so fun! The lessons were perfect for beginners and my husband and I loved the drinks. Fun atmosphere, friendly staff…unique activity to South Beach. A must do!

Had a great time with my husband dancing. Empanadas and something else wasn’t the best tasting but the drinks were good and the teacher did great.

Dance teacher is very knowledgeable about dancing. The pace of the class was excellent.

The dance instructor was fabulous. We had a lot of fun

Great teachers, atmosphere and a fun night overall!