Travel from the watery wonder of Buffalo/Niagara Falls to the waterways of Ft. Lauderdale. A popular vacation destination, Ft. Lauderdale has more to offer than beautiful canals and beaches. Discover a vibrant Riverwalk full of good eats and neat sights along the New River. Explore the Mockingbird Trail, with more than two miles of urban art as well as places to stop, sit, and enjoy it. Ft Lauderdale has plenty to offer the whole family.
If the sun's a little too intense for a long walk, catch the Sun Trolley, a convenient way to get around town. Take it to Las Olas high street shopping, the Riverwalk, or to the famous Ft. Lauderdale Beach. Explore the beautiful sandy beach via bike rental, boat, or just walking along and enjoying the feeling of sand between your toes. Ft. Lauderdale Beach offers underwater beach adventures, art fairs, water sports, and easy access to nearby Birch State Park as well as the Bonnet House Museum. One of only three house museums in the state of Florida to be accredited by the American Association of Museums, Bonnet House displays Caribbean-style architecture and art. The estate's extensive grounds are the perfect place to stroll after learning about the family and staff who created and maintained the Bonnet House Museum & Gardens.
Charter a fishing boat for a fun day of sunny angling. Build sandcastles on the beach. Enjoy shopping, local spas, and award-winning restaurants. Visit the International Swimming Hall of Fame and learn about famous swimmers, diving feats, and water polo wins. With so many different sights, sounds, and points of interest, your visit to Ft. Lauderdale is sure to create memories and leave you feeling invigorated and refreshed.