Visit Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale

Florida - the sunshine state.

The city of Fort Lauderdale is situated on the south-east coast of Florida, just north of Miami, and is often referred to as “the Venice of America”, thanks to its canal system and waterfront homes. Greater Fort Lauderdale has more than 23 miles of beaches, including Deerfield Beach, Hollywood Beach and Hillsboro Beach.

Explore the beaches

Look out for deals on car hire in Florida as Fort Lauderdale  is a great place to use as a base from which to explore the many miles of beaches and many other attractions in Florida.

Fort Lauderdale has a reputation for attracting the wealthy and has ample shops to satisfy the most enthusiastic shoppers. Its marinas are usually filled with expensive yachts and you can take a closer look at these on a sightseeing cruise. For arts and entertainment, head for the Riverwalk in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, where you’ll attractions such as the Museum of Art and the Museum of Discovery and Science, as well as restaurants, shops and the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Other Fort Lauderdale attractions include the Beachfront Promenade, and the Bonnet House Museum and Gardens.