(Miami, Key West)
Give yourself over to cool ocean breezes and sweet, temperate nights in Miami, where the neon of retro hotel signs washes the impossibly beautiful people that pass in shades of turquoise and magenta.
Immerse yourself in the sultry air and languid sexiness of Miami, and the wonderful idiosyncrasies that bloom under the tropical sun in Key West. In Miami, explore the sophisticated restaurants, museums and art deco masterpieces that line pulsating Ocean Drive as Biscayne Bay shimmers in the background. Head to Key West and enjoy the gardenia-scented breezes, the unique and funky locals always ready for a good time, and the pastel gingerbread houses that whisper a kind of sad romance as you pass. In the evenings, relax in comfort in accommodations that put you in the center of all the action.
There’s no better way to explore South Beach than on bicycle, and the celebrated Bike and Roll Art Deco Tour will have you rolling past the Versace Mansion, Botanical Gardens, Nikki Beach for a quick dip, and Monty’s bar & restaurant, a local favorite. For a change of scenery, take an airboat ride through the Everglades National Park to see alligators and exotic birds, then cruise around Biscayne Bay on a yacht to view the homes of the rich and famous. Head for Key West where your sailing and snorkeling adventure begins as you board one of Fury's state-of-the-art catamarans, part of the largest and most luxurious catamaran fleet in the Florida Keys. You’ll be dazzled by the wonders of the undersea with pristine coral reefs and an abundance of marine life including tropical species found no place else on earth. Looking for more fun in the sun? Why not try parasailing, jet skiing or kayaking? Or perhaps strolling down the quaint palm-fringed streets with a cocktail in hand is more your speed. Your time in Southern Florida will feel more like a dream than a vacation.
Enjoy a personalized vacation that best suits your needs, developed by one of our experienced destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance.
You will be provided with a pre-departure package which will include all necessary information that you will need for your trip including materials such as vouchers, maps, train tickets (if relevant) etc.
Meet your professional driver for a private airport transfer.
The new EPIC, a Kimpton Hotel, was made for Miami. While the hotel is a destination in itself, it puts you near all manner of Miami attractions. Located just ten minutes from Miami's South Beach, half a mile from Miami's Bayside Market Place and less than one mile from the Port of Miami, their hotel puts you in the heart of this dynamic city.
The best way to discover South Beach and enjoy the great outdoors is on a bicycle! The celebrated Bike and Roll Art Deco Tour includes it all: architecture, history, culture, beach life, and good times. We start the tour in the heart of South Beach at 10th & Collins in the famous Art Deco district, including a visit to Casa Casuarina (the Versace Mansion). We then continue riding along the beachfront to Lincoln Road Theater and visit the Holocaust Memorial. We’ll also stop at the Botanical Gardens and Bass Art Museum. To stay cool in the Miami heat, we’ll stop for a quick dip at Nikki Beach (optional), and then enjoy some refreshments at Monty’s restaurant/bar at the Miami Beach Marina, a local favorite. The Art Deco tour is an easy ride, filled with fun for all ages and fitness levels.
There are lots to see and do in Miami. Consider a half day shared trip to the Everglades and see all kinds of wildlife such as: alligators, turtles, snakes, fish and exotic birds as you take an airboat ride deep into the Everglades National Park, or a how about a behind the scenes guided tour of magnificent Art in Public Places installations created by renowned artists in Miami as you visit theatres and see star´s dressing rooms, private meeting rooms and lounges not open to the public. Alternatively, consider a cruise along Miami's Biscayne Bay in a lovely two level yacht, and see the luxurious homes of the rich and famous. If you are feeling adventurous, why not consider stand up paddle surfing to explore the Biscayne bay? Please speak to your Sales Advisor if any of these tour options are of interest.
Enjoy a great day in the great outdoors, on a private tour starting with a relaxing guided bike tour and finishing with an amazing two hour Kayak tour. Don’t forget to bring your bathing suit and a camera! (Price includes a bike for the day and the kayak tour).
Tap into your sense of adventure with the flexibility of your own daily rental vehicle. Your rental includes free unlimited mileage.
Today you will drive in your rental car from Miami to Key West. The trip will take you just over 3 hours, depending on traffic.
After packing up make your way to the rental car drop off centre and return your vehicle.
Located in Key West’s popular Old Town district, and along the waterfront the Hyatt Key West Resort & Spa (4*) faces sunsets on the Gulf of Mexico, a block off Duval Street and two blocks from Mallory Square. The Hyatt Key West Resort and Spa offers 120 guestrooms in three pastel-colored, four-story buildings. All rooms include private balconies furnished with two chairs and a cocktail table. Views are of the Gulf of Mexico or Key West. Decor features pale-wood wainscoting with matching furniture, cream-colored walls, pastel prints, and green-and-gold fabrics, including carpets. Guests can parasail, snorkel, and Jet Ski from two piers; sunset cruises are available on a 60-foot sailboat. Comfortable rooms with upholstered reading chairs have balconies with views of the Gulf, Key West, or the hotel courtyard. Cream-colored walls highlight fabrics of green and gold.
Your sailing and snorkeling adventure begins as you board one of Fury's state-of-the-art catamarans, part of the largest and most luxurious catamaran fleet in the Florida Keys. Feel the excitement as you sail to North America's only living coral reef, where the wonders of Mother Nature await you. During your trip, unlimited sodas and water will be served. While onboard, fury catamaran offers the ultimate in sailing and snorkeling comfort, featuring: stairway to the sea, large sundeck, shaded lounge area, fresh water showers, spacious bathrooms, top of the line sanitized snorkel gear provided, and professional instruction by fury's friendly crew.
Before entering the water, your friendly and professional crew will be on hand to assist and instruct you. Once you descend “the stairway to the sea”, you will discover the wonders of the undersea with pristine coral reefs and an abundance of marine life including tropical species found no place else on earth. Upon completion of your snorkeling adventure , complimentary ice cold beer and white wine will be served.
Key West is a veritable playground for the outdoors! Consider spending the day doing any of the following optional activities; Parasailing - an exciting way to get a bird's-eye view of the Keys & back country (solo and tandem flights available), Another option is snorkeling. The Key West coral reefs are part of the world's third largest reef system and are located in shallow water – about 30 feet. The seas at the reef are typically calm, crystal clear, and warm. While snorkeling Key West reefs, you will see a fascinating world of colorful fish and coral reef structure – even from the surface. Snorkeling requires only a mask, snorkel, fins and a safety vest, all provided by the boat. Choose from one of the following boat trips: catamaran, traditional sailboat or a private snorkel charter. Scuba diving is the perfect choice for those wanting to go beyond snorkeling but not quite comfortable with the idea of diving - the activity involves snorkeling while you breathe though air tanks on the surface. Consider a full and active day taking in snorkeling the coral reef, sailing, parasailing, jet skis, kayaks and big water toys with breakfast and lunch & beverages. For the more adventurous and experienced, scuba diving is an exciting way to see the waters of Key West. One of the most popular diving spots off Key West is Sand Key where, in 15 to 25 feet of water, you will see rock fingers, elkhorn and staghorn coral, sea turtles, rays and hundreds of varieties of tropical fish. At the nearby Western Dry Rocks, you will be able to dive deeper and see the Aquanaut, a tug sunk in 75 feet of water. Please note: Scuba diving requires certification from an approved facility. Trips are three to four hours in duration and offer you the choice of a two-tank two-reef dive, a double wreck dive or a combo wreck/reef dive. Please speak to your Sales Advisor if you are interested in any of these optional tours.
Enjoy time at leisure to explore at your own pace, or relax at your hotel.
Today you will drive in your rental car from Key West to Miami. The trip will take you just over 3 hours, depending on traffic.
Transfer using a local taxi. Please note that this is not included in trip price and is payable locally.
The Morrisons ,
December 19, 2011
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December 19, 2011
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May 31, 2011
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