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4 Days in Fort Lauderdale: Sun, Sand, and Adventure!

Dr Amanda

Dr Amanda

7 Jan 2024

Join me on an unforgettable journey through the vibrant city of Fort Lauderdale. From pristine beaches to historic landmarks, this itinerary is packed with excitement and relaxation. Get ready to soak up the sun, indulge in delicious cuisine, and explore the hidden gems of this tropical paradise.

Trip to Fort Lauderdale

Day 1Beach Bliss and Culinary Delights
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$246

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$ 22

Snooze Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

7 - 9 min

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B'Stro On The Beach
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
$38
4 - 6 min

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Fort Lauderdale Beach
7+ miles of sandy oceanfront featuring water sports & a promenade plus access to shopping & dining.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Free
5 - 6 min

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The Capital Grille
The Capital Grille is nationally acclaimed for dry-aged steak, fresh seafood, & a diverse wine list, presented with professional and attentive service.
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
$72
12 - 17 min

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Bonnet House Museum & Gardens
Verdant, storied, 1920s-era plantation home featuring gardens, an arty interior, tours & more.
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$50
12 - 15 min

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Historic Stranahan House Museum
Guided visit around a 1901 trading post later converted to a local businessman's family residence.
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
$30
2 - 3 min

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The Cheesecake Factory
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
$56
Day 2Beach Hopping and Nature Escapes
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$250

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$ 17

Snooze Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

7 - 10 min

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Cafe Ibiza
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
$46
4 - 5 min

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Las Olas Beach
This busy public beach offers white sand & palm trees, plus restaurants, lodging & stores.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Free
6 - 9 min

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Bo's Beach
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
$56
6 - 9 min

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Jungle Queen Riverboat
Vintage riverboat offering sightseeing tours of Fort Lauderdale waterways, dinner & show cruises.
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
$63
18 - 22 min

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Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
Featuring a freshwater lagoon, this diverse wildlife habitat offers hiking, fishing & more.
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
$15
23 - 28 min

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Seasons 52
Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar that offers a seasonal menu inspired by the fresh appeal of a farmer's market and what's good now.
9:00 PM - 10:30 PM
$70
Day 3Cultural Immersion and Outdoor Thrills
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$267

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$ 39

Snooze Hotel

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17 - 21 min

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O-B House
Vibrant cafe serving ingredient-focused cuisine, especially breakfast, in a bright, simple setting. Located in the historic downtown Fort Lauderdale.
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
$42
1 - 2 min

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Museum of Discovery and Science
Downtown facility offering interactive exhibits for kids & adults, eco-center & giant IMAX theater.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$43
13 - 16 min

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Joy's Roti Delight-Fl
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
$64
7 - 9 min

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Swap Shop
Sprawling 1960s facility with a flea market, a Ferrari museum & a 14-screen drive-in movie theater.
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free
28 - 34 min

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Flamingo Gardens
Family-friendly botanical garden & wildlife sanctuary with a museum, shows, tram tours & cafe.
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
$63
19 - 23 min

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Riverside Market South
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
$56
13 - 16 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.
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Free
Day 4Coastal Vibes and Casino Fun
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$236

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$ 39

Snooze Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

23 - 28 min

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Ocean Grill & Tiki Bar
Eclectic American cuisine & seafood with the best views in the area. Live music and happy hour nightly with tables available down on the sand!
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
$44
4 - 5 min

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Pompano Beach Fisher Family Pier
Public fishing pier popular for dawn & sunset strolls, with resident pelicans & ocean views.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free
25 - 30 min

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Butterfly World
Vibrant venue featuring a botanical garden with butterflies & birds plus an insect museum & more.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
$80
27 - 33 min

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Uncle Al's
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
$58
12 - 15 min

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Tree Tops Park
Nature trails, horseback riding, boating, fishing & wildlife observation at a green, marshland park.
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Free
22 - 27 min

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Hard Rock Cafe
Hard Rock Cafe is a global phenomenon with 185 cafes that are visited by nearly 80 million guests each year. The first Hard Rock Cafe opened on June 14, 1971, in London, England, and from there the brand has expanded to major cities and exotic locations around the world.
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
$54
2 - 3 min

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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood
Lavish hotel with a rock ’n’ roll theme, offering dining & bars, plus live music, a casino & pools.
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Free

Budget breakdown: $1114 In total

Activities & Food:$999
Transport:$116