Miami is an ideal destination for adult-only trips. With so many fun and exciting things to do in the city or at the beach, you can easily stay busy whether you’re here for a week or only a weekend. From yachting to scuba diving, spa treatments to shopping, here are some of the best Miami attractions for adults!
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As you look out onto the ocean, you’ll probably sigh with longing at the beautiful ships cruising along the bay. Well, why not join them? Hop aboard a Biscayne Bay Sightseeing Cruise and enjoy the combination of informative guidance and pure relaxation.
You’ll see all the top sights, from the natural beauty of Biscayne Bay and the Venetian Islands, to the homes of the rich and famous, and some top tourist highlights like American Airlines Arena, the Miami Herald Building, and more!
South Beach is probably the most popular beach in Miami, but don’t let that turn you off from visiting what many call the Surf Capital of Miami. If you’ve never seen surfers before, South Beach is an excellent spot for seeing these amazing athletes in action.
The people-watching at South Beach is also ideal, as you could see A-list celebrities on any given day! Spend some time at South Beach and enjoy a relaxing a day of sunbathing, rollerblading, shopping, dining and swimming. You won’t be disappointed!
Scuba Diving Adventures
South Beach Divers is located in the center of South Beach, just walking distance from the area’s finest hotels and restaurants. While Miami’s waters are not naturally the best for scuba diving, an artificial reef program has helped create 75 diveable wrecks for scuba enthusiasts.
South Beach Divers is run by several professional and highly experienced diving instructors , who are ready and waiting to take you out on a fantastic scuba adventure.
If you’re willing to do a little traveling, South Beach’s Diving Center offers trips to John Pennekamp Marine Sanctuary, the largest living coral reef in North America, which is just a little more than an hour away from Miami.
Windsurfing Lessons with Sailboard Miami
Sailboard Miami is one of the best destinations for windsurfing lessons in the city. In fact, they guarantee that you will be windsurfing within just two hours! The friendly and experienced instructors of Sailboard Miami welcome windsurfers of all experience levels and ages. They’ll teach you the basics before they take you out to carve on the beautiful turquoise waves of Miami’s beaches.
After a few days at the beach, you will probably be ready for a serene spa escape. Luckily, Miami has plenty of relaxing and rejuvenating sanctuaries ready to help you find that peace and tranquility you’ve been craving. Enjoy a deep tissue body massage, a facial, a manicure, or even acupuncture at one of the city’s finest spas, such as Exhale, Aqua Day Spa and Elemis.
Miami’s Latin Quarter, also known as Little Havana (or La Pequeña Habana), is a quaint neighborhood where you’ll find art galleries, shops, restaurants, live music and more. Full of authentic Cuban restaurants and shops, Calle Ocho is the hub of life in Little Havana. You may even have the chance to see an exciting cultural event like Carnival Miami, Cultural Fridays and the Three Kings Parade!
Shopping and dining doesn’t get much better than what you’ll find at Bayside Marketplace. Home to both smaller local stores and traditional chain stores like Gap and Foot Locker, this outdoor mall has something for everyone. Pick up some cool souvenirs, check out the live music and have a delicious lunch at the Hard Rock Café or Tradewinds Bar & Grill. With the Go Miami Card®, you even get a special discount book to use here!
So the next time you’re in town, don’t forget out list of the best Miami attractions for adults! Pick up a Go Miami Card® and save 45% on all your attraction visits, or customize a Build Your Own Go Miami Card® to see exactly what you want to see.