Miami, Florida, USA

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Miami is located in the state of Florida on the Atlantic Ocean coast in the southeastern part of the state. The main attraction in Miami is the tropical weather and picturesque beaches. Miami Beach is known for the white sand and warm water stretch from One Washington Ave. with great views of Miami and the cruise ships, all the way to North Miami Beach. With more than 200 Parks and two national Parks, the activities are endless with a chance to explore the sunny beaches, mangroves, water sports, hiking, nature trails, sightseeing, boating, water activities, snorkling, scuba diving, windsurfing, paddleboarding, yoga, art and even domino games. Known as the Sunshine State, the year round sunny skies of Miami bring visitors from all over the world. This tropical paradise is an ideal travel destination for those looking for the beach, dining, shopping, attractions, arts, cultural, sports, parks, outdoor activities, cruise ships or nightlife.

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Crandon Park

6747 Crandon Blvd. Key Biscayne 33149

808 acre park with two miles of beach on the Atlantic Ocean side. Also has a marina, golf course, tennis, amusement center, picnic, and nature center.

Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park on Key Biscayne

1200 Crandon Blvd. Key Biscayne 33149

400 acres with more than a mile on the Atlantic ocean. Activities include boating, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, bicycling, hiking, and viewing Cape Florida Lighthouse.

Virginia Key Beach Park – South Entrance

4020 Virginia Beach Drive Key Biscayne 33149

Off the Rickenbacker Cswy. in Biscayne Bay also occupied by Miami Seaquarium. The beach is a little rocky and grassy. With playground and carousel.

Virginia Key Beach – North Entrance

3701 Rickenbacker Cswy. Key Biscayne

Matheson Hammock in Coral Gables

9610 Old Cutler Road Miami 33156

630 acres next to Fairchild Tropical Garden featuring a man-made atoll pool, which is flushed naturally with the tidal action of adjacent Biscayne Bay. The park also operates a snack bar and restaurant of historic coral stone and also has picnic pavilions, nature trail, and a marina.

Lummus Park

Ocean Drive 5-15th

The center of South Beach with Various climbing coponenets, slides, equipment and kids swings. 12th Street is the best place for the gay scene. Other activities include roller blading, enjoy dining at the sidewalk cafes, experiencing the historic Art Deco architecture and people watching.

Hobie Beach

South end – North side of Rickenbacker Cswy. This natural off road beach with concession stands and free parking is located in between Brickell, Downtown Miami and Key Biscayne with amazing skyline views. The Best place for windsurfing in Miami. Also a dog friendly beach.

Surfside Beach

Collins Avenue from 88th to 96th Street. Well maintained beach and great for shell collecting with concession stands, picnic tables, restrooms and shower.

Haulover Beach

10800 Collins Avenue Miami 33154

Pristine white sand beach 1.4 miles long with lifeguards year round. The northern third of the beach at 108th Street is family friendly clothing optional between lifeguard towers #12 and #16. Also fishing, kite flying, marina and boat launch, picnic shelters, and tennis courts. Bark Park is located on the west side of Collins Avenue, with a grassy space for dogs.

North Shore Open Space Park

Collins Avenue from 78th Stree to 87th Terr. Miami 33141

With 34 acres, it is the largest State Park on Miami Beach. There are picnic tables, barbecue grills, trees, greenery, walking trails, a dog park and ample metered parking.

Sunny Isles Beach and Pier

Located in the north part of Miami Beach, this 1.4 mile beach is from 157th – 193rd Street.

Newport Fishing Pier is located at 16501 Collins Ave. Miami 33160.


Art Deco District in South Beach

1001 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 672-2014

Bass Museum of Art

2121 Park Avenue Miami Beach 33139 (305)673-7530

Charles Deering Estate

16701 SW 72nd Ave, Miami, FL 33157 (305) 235-1668

Coconut Grove Shops and Restaurants

Coral Castle

28655 S Dixie Hwy, Miami, FL 33033 (305) 248-6345

Coral Gables Historic District

Everglades Alligator Farm

40351 SW 192 Avenue Homestead, FL 33034 (305)247-2628

Everglades Safari Park at Everglades National Park

26700 SW 8 St, Miami, FL33194 (305)226-6923

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens

A tram tour of the sprawling tropical gardens.

10901 Old Cutler Road Coral Gables, FL 33156 (305)667-1651

Freedom Tower & Museum of Cuban history

600 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 237-7700

Fruit and Spice Park

Tropical botanic garden with 35 acres of exotic fruit, herbs and spices.

24801 SW 187th Avenue Homestead

Frost Art Museum

At Florida International University

10975 SW 17th St, Miami, FL 33199 (305) 348-2890

Gator Park

1 24050 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33187 (305) 559-2255

Gold Coast Railroad Museum

12450 SW 152nd St, Miami, FL 33177 (305) 253-0063

History Museum

101 West Flagler Street Miami, FL 33130 (305)375-1492

Jungle Island

1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 400-7000

Little Havana

Cuban Influence

Lincoln Road Miami Beach

Lowe Art Museum

At the University of Maimi

1301 Stanford Drive Coral Gables, FL 33124 (305)284-3535

Miami Beach Botanical Garden

2000 Convention Center Dr.‬, Miami Beach, FL ‪33139 (305) 673-7256

Miami Children’s Museum

980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 373-5437

Miami-Dade Public Library

101 W Flagler St, Miami, FL 33130 (305)375-2665

Miami Museum of Science

3280 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33133 (305) 646-4400

Miami Seaquarium

4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne, FL 33149 (305)361-5705

Miccosukee Indian Village

Mile Marker 70 Old Tamiami Trail, Miami, FL 33194 (305) 552-8365

Monkey Jungle

14805 SW 216th St, Miami, FL 33170 (305) 235-1611

Perez Art Museum Miami

1103 Biscayne Blvd. Miami, FL 33132 Omni (305)375-3000

Viscaya Museum and Gardens

3251 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33129 (305)250-9133

Zoo Miami

12400 SW 152nd St, Miami, FL 33177 (305) 251-0400

Zoological Wildlife Foundation – private tours only

16225 SW 172nd Ave, Miami, FL 33187 (305) 969-3696

Tours and excursions

All About Miami Tours

Aqua Jet

Big Bus Tours

Kelley Deep Sea Fishing at Haulover Marina

Jet-Ski Tours

Miami Beach Parasail

Miami Pirate Duck Tours

Miami Sailing Charter

Miami Watersports Paradise

Ocean Force Adventures

Thriller Miami Speedboat Tours


National Parks

Biscayne National Park

With offshore barrier reefs and some of the best scuba diving and snorkeling areas in the country. A three hour glass bottom boat tour available. The land and sea areas are only accessible by boat.

9700 SW 328th St. Homestead

Everglades National Park

The largest subtropical wilderness with a network of wetlands and forests along with many trails for kayaks and canoes and where camping is available year round.

40001 State Highway 9336 Homestead

State Parks

The Barnacle Historic State Park in Coconut Grove

3485 Main Highway Coconut Grove, Florida 33133 (305) 442-6866

Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

The southern end of Key Biscayne and a lighthouse.

1200 S. Crandon Blvd. Key Biscayne

Miami Parks

A.D. “Doug” Barnes Park and “Sense of Wonder Nature Center

A 15 acre wildlife sanctuary.

3701 SW 72nd Avenue Miami

Alice C. Walnwright Park

Beautiful views of Biscayne Bay.

2845 Brickell Ave. Miami

Amelia Earhart Park

A farm village and petting zoo.

401 E. 65th Street Hialeah

Bayfront Park and Bicentennial Park in Downtown Miami

301 Biscayne Blvd Miami, FL (305) 358-7550

Crandon Park

800 acres with a marina, golf course, tennis, amusement center, picnic, and nature center.

6747 Crandon Blvd. Key Biscayne

Flamingo Park

South beach deco tourist area with pool, basketball and tennis courts.

1000 12th Street Miami Beach

Matheson Hammock Park

Full service marina and sailing school.

9610 Old Cutler Road Miami

Maximo Gomez Park

A lively spot in Little Havana where mostly Cubans play dominos for hours.

801 SW 15th Avenue Miami

Morningside Park

Tennis, kayak, paddle boarding, sailing

750 NE 55 Terrace Miami, Fl 33137

Oleta River State Park

With more than 1000 acres for hiking, camping, cabins, bike trails, paddle boarding, kayaking, swimming, and picnic areas.

3400 NE 163rd Street North Miami Beach

Peacock Park

A 9 acre park with a view of Biscayne Bay.

2820 McFarlane Road Miami

Pinecrest Gardens

A playground, swan filled lake, petting zoo and a miniature water park.

11000 Red Road Pinecrest

South Point Park

The very southern tip of Miami Beach with open space for watching the cruise ships.

1 Washington Avenue Miami Beach

Tropical Park

Basketball, tennis, baseball, football, fishing, fitness course and an equestrian center.

7900 SW 40th Street Miami

Virginia Key Beach Park

4020 Virginia Beach Drive Miami, Florida 33149

Watson Island Park

1050 Macarthur Cswy Miami, FL 33132


Decobike - is the Official City of Miami Beach Bike Sharing & Rental program. Bikes are accessible 24 hours per day.

Bike Miami -

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Metrobus - provides service throughout Miami-Dade County 365 days a year. Service is available from Miami Beach and Key Biscayne to West Miami-Dade, as far north as Broward County and as far south as Homestead, Florida City and the Middle Keys. Designed to intersect with Metrorail and Metromover, MDT's bus system serves all major shopping, entertainment and cultural centers, as well as major hospitals and schools.

Metromover – free mass transit train with 20 stops in the Downtown Miami area.

Metromover inner loop and the outer loop (Omni and Brickell) run from 5 a.m. to midnight seven days a week. Trains arrive frequently.

Metrorail - a 25-mile dual track, elevated rapid transit system that provides service to Miami International Airport and runs from Kendall through South Miami, Coral Gables, and downtown Miami; to the Civic Center/Jackson Memorial Hospital area; and to Brownsville, Liberty City, Hialeah, and Medley in northwest Miami-Dade, with connections to Broward and Palm Beach counties at the Tri-Rail/Metrorail transfer station.

South Miami Beach Local Bus - Ride for only 25¢ per trip. Buses run every 12 to 20 minutes daily. The Local route runs along Washington Avenue from 23rd Street to First Street, then back up Alton Road and back toward the Convention Center.

SWOOP Miami - is a free shuttle service in South Beach picking up passengers in an electric golf carts and taking anywhere in South Beach. Phone or send a text message with location to 305-409-6636. SWOOP runs every day from 12 noon until 2:00 am.

Tri-Rail is a commuter rail line linking Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach.

Brightline - Brightline is an express intercity higher-speed rail system in Florida.

Sporting Events

Sporting Events – with pro sports teams, college teams Univ. of Miami & FIU, golf, tennis, Nascar at the Homestead-Miami speedway, and Jai-Alai.

Pro Sports Teams:

Football – The Miami Dolphins

Baseball - The Miami Marlins

Basketball - The Miami Heat

Hockey – Florida Panthers

Entertainment Venues

Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 949-6722

Bayfront Part Amphitheater

301 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 358-7550

The Carnival Studio Theater

1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 949-6722

Colony Theater

1040 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 674-1040

The Fair Expo Center

10901 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33165 (305) 223-7060

Florida Grand Opera

Gusman Center for the Performing Arts

174 E Flagler St, Miami, FL 33131 (305) 374-2444

Jackie Gleason Theater

1700 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 673-7300

James L. Knight Center

400 SE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33131 (305)416-5970

Manuel Artime Theater

900 SW 1st St., Miami, FL 33130 (305)575-5057

Miami Theater Center

9806 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138 (305)751-9550

Ring Theater

University of Miami

1312 Miller Drive Coral Gables, FL 33146 (305) 284-3355

Wertheim Performing Arts Center

Florida International University

10910 SW 17th St. Miami, FL 33199 (305)348-0496

Ziff Ballet Opera House

1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 949-6722

Cruise Ships

Cruise Ships – known as the cruise capital of the world, the Port of Miami cruise ships set sail to destinations like the Bahamas, Mexico and the Carribean.

List of Cruise Lines:

Carnival Cruise Lines

Royal Caribbean Cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line

Celebrity Cruises

Disney Cruise Line

Azamara Cruise Lines

MSC Cruises

Costa Cruises

Crystal Cruises

Oceania Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises


Hialeah Park Racing

Thoroughbred and quarter horse racing, slots and poker.

2200 E 4th Ave, Hialeah, FL 33013 (305) 885-8000

Magic City Casino

Greyhound racing, slots and poker.

450 NW 37th Ave, Miami, FL 33125 (305) 649-3000

Calder Casino & Race Course

Horse racing, slots and poker.

21001 NW 27th Ave, Miami Gardens, FL 33056 (305) 625-1311

Miccosukee Indian Gaming

Slots, bingo, and poker.

500 S.W. 177th Avenue, Miami, FL 33194 (305)222-4600

Any questions contact: Kathy Kafka


Phone: 954-790-0646