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Fort Lauderdale Water Bus

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Millionaires Row

What a great trip to take when in Fort Lauderdale, Leave from Las Olas and take the water bus to Fort Lauderdale. You can hop on, hop off during the trip and the commentary was... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
Maureen S
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London, Canada
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Chester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great fun zipping about on the intercoastal waterways of Fort Lauderdale. We were able to get on and off when we wished. This is a fantastic way to see all the wonderful villas and yachts in beautiful sunshine. Would I do it again. Most definitely

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London, Canada
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562 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

What a great trip to take when in Fort Lauderdale, Leave from Las Olas and take the water bus to Fort Lauderdale. You can hop on, hop off during the trip and the commentary was fun and informative. The homes of the rich and famous were amazing and there are some great homes along the water in the older section.... More 

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1 Thank Maureen S
Punta Gorda, Florida
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

It's both a convenient way to get around this area of Fort Lauderdale as well as a sightseeing tour. You can hop on and hop off while you see the sights at the various stops as well as stop for lunch or do some shopping at Las Olas or the 15th Street Fisheries. It's not inexpensive so you should properly... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Our recommendation is to leave either early in the day and use the taxi all day as it is $28 for all day and that gets expensive, or go right at 5pm when it is just $16 pp. That is a steal. We rode from 5--8, saw houses and boats from Stop 1 to 12, got the full tour, got... More 

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2 Thank Lissa W
Acworth, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Take the water taxi from anywhere and just stay on it for round trip or leave from Las Olas and go up to Lauderdale by the Sea. Stop and have drinks. Catch the sunset on the water. Great way to see fort lauderale.

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Thank james h
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Good way to see all the millionaires houses and cruise the intercostal. Boarded at one of stops for first trip of day. About 20 mins behind plan but no prob watching world go by. Ask concierge for a coupon.

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Wycombe
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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

At first I thought the cost was very high but being able to travel around getting on and off at several stops was a great experience. We went on several different water buses and the staff n each were great.

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Thank JoeR49
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

Fort Lauderdale has the reputation of being the Venice of USA. It certainly has lots of canals with multi-million dollar houses lining many of the canals. The best way to see this town is by water taxi/bus. The taxi/bus drivers usually give some interesting commentary on what to see as you travel along the canals and the network of canals... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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115 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

The concept of the Water Taxi is a great idea however is very overpriced. Our first experience on the Water Taxi was a good one - excellent commentary from the captain about the landmarks along the river made the trip entertaining. Unfortunately our trip back in the afternoon was the complete opposite. The Water Taxi was almost 2 hours late.... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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Reviewed 13 May 2015

We picked up the water taxi in Hollywood Beach. It was overcast and a little rainy but that was ok as none of the different boats we were on was very crowded. And it didn't rain when we got off to see Fort Lauderdale beach and have lunch. This is a fun way to spend the day and learn about... More 

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