We are delighted to let you know about a number of excursions that we can offer which will not only save you up to 50% off the local ticket prices, but save you valuable time during your stay.
You can call us free of charge on 01737 646416 to book any of these trips & tours.
Miami city Package - £65pp
This value for money package will help you to make the best of your stay in Miami. Take the hassle out of getting to and from Miami International Airport with shared transfer to all the main hotels in the Miami Area. Then see all the main attractions of the cultural, financial and economic capital of Southern Florida City in our famous Miami City Tour. Easily the most enjoyable way to experience Miami and for a great price too! On this unforgettable Miami City Tour you will get to see all the main attractions including Miami Beach and its colourful Art Deco District, the port area, its golden beaches, the business and residential Brickell Avenue, the historic neighbourhood of Coconut Grove and the distinctive Mediterranean architecture of Coral Gables, known as the beautiful city. Don’t miss the Art Deco district on Ocean Drive with over 800 listed buildings painted in all shades of pastel. We’ll drive down Ocean Drive, where your mind will boggle at some of the mansions of the wealthy. The Versace Mansion is definitely worth a photo stop. Don’t miss the yachts parked up at Millionaires Row or bask in the sun in the three miles of golden sandy beaches. You’ll also have plenty of time for shopping at Bayside Marketplace – a great location for snapping the work of up and coming local artists or to grab a Cuban coffee in Little Havana. The tour will also take you through the plush upmarket neighbourhoods of Coconut Grove and Coral Gables.
Miami Seaquarium - £25pp
Go under the sea at the Miami Seaquarium. Explore the wet and wonderful world of tropical fish and Flipper, manatees and moray eels in a lush paradise overlooking the Biscayne Bay. From families to fishermen, animal lovers to marine science buffs, the Miami Seaquarium offers a full-day of inspiration, education and fun.
Opened in 1955, the Seaquarium is one of the country’s first marine parks and has a retro charm. Check out the funky Golden Dome Stadium designed by legendary architect Buckminster Fuller. The geodesic dome structure has become a Miami landmark. The real stars swim inside the stadium: Salty the Sea Lion and his Reef Rangers. Laugh and learn during this hilarious show featuring these loveable rascals who comb the reef in search of a littering diver. This is just one of eight different marine animal shows. Meet television’s favorite dolphin and the first-name in marine life: Flipper. In the 1960s, the legendary television show “Flipper” was filmed at Seaquarium. During the Flipper Dolphin Show, watch Flipper and other Atlantic bottlenose dolphins jump, spin, walk on their tales, and, of course, flip in the very same lagoon where the show was filmed. Classic beach tunes accompany this fun show that is a flashback for parents and new discovery for kids. The fun continues with Lolita the Killer Whale who performs alongside Pacific white-sided dolphins. Visit the Tropical Reef, a 750,000 gallon saltwater aquarium. Watch with wonder the natural, spontaneous show that takes place at feeding time when tropical fish, stingrays, eels and more are clamoring for a bite to eat. Take advantage of the rare opportunity to see an endangered manatee. Even before the park’s inauguration, park workers already were taking care of endangered marine life. Little Mamie, an orphaned baby manatee, was the first of many animals that the Seaquarium has rescued and rehabilitated. Get up close and personal with the sea’s most alarming creature in the Shark Channel, one of the park’s original and still fascinating exhibits. Spend an enlightening and entertaining day at the park often credited with increasing our awareness and encouraging preservation of marine life.
Jungle Island- £25pp
Swing through the jungle and hang with its furry and flying inhabitants. Jungle Island, one of Florida’s founding theme parks, features exotic animals from around the world amidst the gorgeous, tropical Miami landscape. Families, couples and seniors all go wild for the wonders of Jungle Island. Founded in 1936 as Parrot Jungle, the original owner created a natural space where exotic birds could fly free. This tradition continues in the park’s new location on Watson Island. Look up! Overhead you will see extraordinary, colorful birds living as nature intended. Parrots, peacocks, cockatoos and flamingos fly, dip and dive amid the lush jungle. More than 300 birds in a rainbow of colors live here.
Conch Train tour - £20pp
For a historic adventure through Key West, take a ride on board Key West’s original sightseeing tour, the Conch Tour Train. Throughout the tour, you’ll not only see the area’s well-known sights, you’ll also learn about the many residents, both past and present, that make the Conch Republic one of the world’s most unique places. See some of the spots Hemingway frequented and find out why Harry Truman spent so much time on the island. Listen to accounts of how pirates, indians and wreckers lived, fought and worked, giving Key West its extraordinary reputation. You will be delighted and enlightened with amusing tales of days gone by and interesting facts about one of America’s most talked about cities. You’ll also get an up-close view of some of the southernmost city’s lovely Victorian architecture and famous tin roofs. The historic Conch Tour Train tour makes one full loop through Old Town Key West, includes three stops, and highlights marvelous sights, stories and entertainment. Take your seat on the Conch Tour Train and discover the many reasons why it’s a favorite among visitors and locals alike.
Ghosts and Gravestones - £20pp
Do you dare board the Trolley of the Doomed? Many find Key West strange during the day but after the sun goes down, the restless souls of the island’s frightful past begin to stir. You will hear their tales that have been all but forgotten as you travel the narrow, dark streets of Old Town – filled with 19th Century wooden houses that hold on to the secrets of their former inhabitants.
The tour will begin with your Ghost Host, who will guide you through the old streets aboard the Trolley. You’ll pass by some of the most tragic and most sacred sites of the island, such as the Grotto of our Lady of Lourdes, which protects the city from hurricanes, and Captain Tony’s Saloon. You think it’s only a bar, but is it? Even the magnificent St. Paul’s Church, founded by Key West’s finest families, has secrets! Take a visit to the East Martello Fort, haunted in its own right, is even more creepy as it is the home of Robert the Doll. Robert was a gift to young Gene Otto from a family maid skilled in the black magic of voodoo! Strange things started happening when Robert was around –objects going missing, odd voices, something was wrong with the doll! This tour is definitely one for those who want to see the supernatural side of Key West and take a tour of the spookier sites in the city. This is an atmospheric tour which is not to be missed!
Day by Day
Day 1 London – Miami
Fly Direct from London to Miami. Upon arrival pick up your car from the Airport and drive to your Miami hotel. The remainder of your day is free to explore to Miami
Day 2 - 3 Miami
You have 2 full days to explore everything Miami has to offer. Why not head down to the Beach and enjoy a relaxing day sunbathing or a spot of shopping in the fabulous Ocean drive boutiques. As you have you car why not take a short Drive to Fort Lauderdale and enjoy a spot of lunch at the port and watch the cruise ships come in. You are also not to far from the Everglades, Naples beach and Marco Island.
Day 4 Miami to Key Largo
After your busy 3 nights in Miami drive the 1 hour 30 minute drive to your next hotel in Key Largo. The remainder of the day is free to explore Key Largo
Day 5 Key Largo
Key Largo has had a long history of marine conservation. beginning in 1960 with the creation of the nation's first undersea preserve, John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, and then with the designation of the Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary in 1975, Key Largo has been protected from spearfishing and coral collection for four decades. Now, as an integral portion of the 2,900-square-nautical-mile Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, Key Largo features six unique Sanctuary Preservation Areas (SPA's) where even hook and line fishing is prohibited.
Day 6 Key Largo to Key West
After your 2 nights stay in Key Largo take your car and drive up to Key West. It takes about 2 hours 45 minutes. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
Day 7 – 8 Key West
This being Key West, you’re going to get your feet wet at some stage, whether your favorite outdoor activity is dolphin-watching, snorkeling, parasailing, fishing or jet-skiing. If you can’t decide where to start, the full-day Power Adventure combines a catamaran sail across the Gulf of Mexico, kayaking in the mangroves, parasailing, kayaking and snorkeling. Go for a cruise and view Key West from the water, or clink champagne flutes on a romantic sail into the sunset.
Or you can Get with the conch theme and jump aboard the Conch Train , a hit with young and old since 1958. The 90-minute train ride begins on Front Street and loops through Old Town Key West. Bone up on the island’s conch history at Heritage House, browse pirate plunder at the Pirate Museum, and see treasures from the deep at the Shipwreck Museum. Salvage from shipwrecks was used to decorate many a mansion on Key West, including the Classic Revival Audubon House which features original artworks by the great bird artist J. J. Audubon.
Day 9 Key West – Duck Key
After your 3 nights in Key West you will head back toward Duck key where you will spend the last 2 nights of your holiday.
Day 10 Duck Key
Your full day here can be spent enjoying your fabulous hotel, The Hawks Cay resort. This resort has everything you need from fine dining, swimming with dolphins, Kite boarding, fishing, kayaking, and the list just goes on! A fabulous way to end a great holiday
Day 11 – Duck Key to London
After your stay drive the short drive to Miami airport where you will catch your International flight. Your flight does not leave until the evening so this will give you plenty of time to stop for lunch on the way.
Day 12 London
Arrive back in the UK after enjoying what was hopefully a fantastic holiday!