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10 Days of Adventure in Fort Lauderdale!

Mauri Räisänen

Mauri Räisänen

29 Dec 2023

Join me on an epic 10-day journey through the vibrant city of Fort Lauderdale. From stunning beaches to hidden nature gems, this itinerary is packed with excitement and exploration. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure!

Trip to Fort Lauderdale

Day 1Discover the Serenity of Tree Tops Park
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$0

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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

27 - 33 min

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Tree Tops Park
Nature trails, horseback riding, boating, fishing & wildlife observation at a green, marshland park.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Free
Day 2Stroll Along the Enchanting Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale
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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

16 - 20 min

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Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale
Charming park on the banks of the New River with a wide array of galleries, museums & eateries.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free
Day 3Experience the Thrills at Dania Beach Pier
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$100

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$ 44

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

22 - 27 min

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Dania Beach Pier
Sun shelter & fish-cleaning tables on a 900-ft-long wooden pier with a fish restaurant on the beach.
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Free
12 - 15 min

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West Lake Park
This lakeside park has a marina with canoe/kayak rentals, a playground, ball courts & picnic areas.
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Free
27 - 33 min

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Bonnet House Museum & Gardens
Verdant, storied, 1920s-era plantation home featuring gardens, an arty interior, tours & more.
No time set
$100
18 - 22 min

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Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel
Simple quarters in an informal hotel offering an outdoor pool, a restaurant & a ballroom.
No time set
Free
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Day 4Fish and Fun at Pompano Beach Fisher Family Pier
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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

15 - 18 min

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Pompano Beach Fisher Family Pier
Public fishing pier popular for dawn & sunset strolls, with resident pelicans & ocean views.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Free
Day 5Soak up the Sun at the Gorgeous Las Olas Beach
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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

24 - 29 min

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Las Olas Beach
This busy public beach offers white sand & palm trees, plus restaurants, lodging & stores.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free
Day 6Uncover the Secrets of Nature at Secret Woods Nature Center
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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

13 - 16 min

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Secret Woods Nature Center
Urban wilderness area including butterfly garden, reptile habitat & nature trails on 57 acres.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Free
Day 7Cruise the Waters on the Legendary Jungle Queen Riverboat
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$125

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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

24 - 29 min

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Directions

Jungle Queen Riverboat
Vintage riverboat offering sightseeing tours of Fort Lauderdale waterways, dinner & show cruises.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
$125
Day 8Relax and Rejuvenate at Fort Lauderdale Beach
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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

20 - 24 min

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Fort Lauderdale Beach
7+ miles of sandy oceanfront featuring water sports & a promenade plus access to shopping & dining.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free
Day 9Get Up Close with Wildlife at Flamingo Gardens
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$125

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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

29 - 35 min

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Flamingo Gardens
Family-friendly botanical garden & wildlife sanctuary with a museum, shows, tram tours & cafe.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
$125
Day 10Explore the Tranquil Beauty of Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
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$30

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$ 22

Fort Lauderdale Grand Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

23 - 28 min

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Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
Featuring a freshwater lagoon, this diverse wildlife habitat offers hiking, fishing & more.
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$30

Budget breakdown: $622 In total

Activities & Food:$380
Transport:$242