Miami Beach FloridaWhere can you go for a getaway that has everything including the world's most glorious beaches, the hottest night spots, renowned cuisine and is home to some of the nation's best sport's teams? Plan your getaway to Miami, Florida. Flying into Miami International Airport (MIA) is not only convenient, but is sweet on the budget. With over one hundred carriers flying into and out of Miami each day to over 150 destinations world-wide, you are sure to find a competitive fare that fits around your travel schedule.
Once you arrive at the airport, you are only minutes away from some of Miami's most famous, and favorite spots. Take a six mile taxi ride to reach downtown Miami, Coconut Grove, or Bayside Market Place. The average taxi fare to downtown is $16.50 or public transportation is available for an average of $7.50. If you are planning a trip to the Caribbean, you are only six miles away from the Port of Miami, the busiest passenger cruise port in the world.
The International Mall and the Dadeland Mall are conveniently located five miles and nine miles from the airport (respectively). You may want to include a trip to the Pro Player Stadium since it is only twenty miles away from your arrival. Best of all, you are only fifteen minutes away from Miami Beach and South Beach, home to the world famous white sandy beaches, art-deco districts and legendary club scenes.
If you are planning a sightseeing tour during your stay, Greyhound operates the Florida Keys Transportation Service which offers scheduled service to the most popular Florida Key destinations (Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, and Key West).Tours are available to individuals or groups wanting to experience the highlights of Florida. Take a bus tour to learn about Miami's history, visit the financial district on Brickell Avenue, and discover Little Havana, Coral Gables and Coconut Grove. Travel by water to see the Island Port, Biscayne Bay and the beautiful homes of local celebrities, Don Johnson, Julio Iglesias and Gloria Estefan. Select a modern airboat tour to discover the Everglades. Explore this national park and see live alligators in their natural habit followed by a visit to the Seminole Indian Villiage.
No matter what activities your select, you are guaranteed a vacation to remember when you choose Miami as your destination.