There is more to Miami than just soaking up the sun on the beach. The city has plenty more to offer which most tourists never tend to explore. From taking a Miami helicopter tour to visiting the croc-infested swamps of the Everglades, these are 11 seriously awesome things to do in Miami.
Go Cigar Shopping
In case you didn’t know it already, Miami has a vibrant Cuban scene. From Cuban restaurants to live Cuban music in Little Havana, it offers a pleasant break from the sea and the sun. One of the many things you can do in Little Havana is to buy Cuban cigars from the many factories and shops that are located here.
Go on Miami Helicopter Tour to See the Beaches from High up Above
Sandwiched between megarises at one side and the open blue sea on the other, Miami beach offers a stunning aerial view. Take a Miami helicopter tour to soak it all in.
Visit the Vizcaya Museum
The Vizcaya Museum is a truly beautiful building. It has an amazing landscaped garden and it boasts a rustic Italian architectural style seldom seen in Miami. It has a stunning collection of antiques and artworks that should draw in more tourists than it does.
Go on an Adventure in Jungle Island
Go on an eco-adventure and interact with wild animals by visiting the Jungle Island in Miami. Apart from offering you the chance to interact with animals, the park has plenty of adventure activities to offer. Among many is a wind tunnel that mimics the experience of skydiving.
Wander Aimlessly in the Art Deco District
The art deco district in Miami lights up as the sun goes down. Casually walk the sidewalks and be open to what this area of the city has to offer.
Visit the Freedom Tower at Night
Surrounded by modern buildings, the Freedom Tower in Miami takes you back to the old days.
The architectural style of the building offers a glimpse of 1920s America. While the building looks beautiful under the sun, at night it dons bright colors in typical Miami fashion.
Catch a Show in Miami Seaquarium
Experience the beauty of marine life as you have never before. Go on a Sea Trek tour which involves walking on the ocean bed while being surrounded by hundreds of different marine animals.
Drive Through Ocean Drive
Ocean drive is a place to be seen. Consider hiring an exotic car and slowly cruising ocean drive. If you really want to look the part we suggest hiring a classic 1950’s convertible.
Go on a Walking Tour on Lincoln Road
A hub of great restaurants and shopping centers, Lincoln road is best explored on foot. Dedicate a full day, especially if you are a shopaholic.
Book a Miami Helicopter Tour to the Everglades
Most tourists don’t get enough time to visit the Everglades. For a quick tour hire a helicopter and witness this swampy wonderland while you are at Miami.
Spend a Day at the Zoo
While it’s not as grand as the San Diego Zoo, the Miami Zoo is still one of the best zoological gardens in America. It’s a great place to spend some quality time with the family.