Miami city, in the sunshine state of Florida, is a favorite American vacation destination. Millions of tourists come here each year to see the sights and sounds of Miami, enjoy the pristine beaches, try the delicious and exotic food and sail on the sparkling Atlantic Ocean.
The Miami Tour
The best way to see Miami, and all of its best attractions, is to book a tour of the Miami area. The city of Miami is very large, and it’s difficult to figure out what to see first and how to get there. The Miami city tour is a marvelous way to become an introduction to the city, and to all of its major neighborhoods.
The tour takes you all over the city, to explore the districts that make up Miami. A local tour guide accompanies you on the tour, and is full of interesting trivia about the sights you’re about to see. The tour includes pick and drop facilities at the hotel you are staying, for your convenience. You can hop-on and hop-off at several locations all over the city as well. Most tours are 90 minutes long (depending on the one you have chosen), and some include stops at major shopping centers, so you can browse the stores and shop for souvenirs.
The Attractions of Miami
During your Miami excursions with the Miami bus tour, you will get to see several of Miami’s neighborhoods, like Upper East Side, Midtown, Downtown Miami, Coconut Grove, Edgewater, Wynwood, Art Deco District, South Beach, and Ocean Drive.
Downtown Miami attracts the largest number of tourists. It’s the financial hub of the city. Several discount stores, schools, parks, restaurants, cafes, and shopping centers are located here. You get to visit must-see Miami attractions that are located in the neighborhood of Downtown Miami, like the Marlins Ballpark stadium, American Airlines Arena, the “Bayside” marketplace, the CocoWalk marketplace, the University of Miami, the Philip Frost Art Museum, Diner Key, and City Hall.
Your Miami bus tour continues with visits to the other districts of Miami. In Wynwood, you get to see several art galleries, museums and studios. Wynwood is where some outstanding restaurants and businesses – run mostly by immigrant Puerto Ricans – are located.
The Art Deco district is famous for its art deco style of architecture. The buildings are colored in pastel, and feature a fine level of craftsmanship, making them stand out from their modern day counterparts. You get to visit Millionaire’s Row, where the rich have made their homes. Millionaire’s row has some of the finest restaurants and stores in the country.
See Major Attractions from the Bay
Your Miami excursions should include a tour of the city and its surrounding islands by sailing on the Biscayne Bay, by booking a Miami boat tour. You receive some amazing views of the city skyline from the bay while enjoying the fabulous subtropical weather.
You get to see several major Miami attractions during the Miami boat tour, like Star and Fisher Islands, Watson Island and the Port of Miami. Several celebrities have homes on Star Island, and it’s possible to catch a glimpse of them during the tour. No, you cannot hear Beyoncé lip singing.