Day 1:Fort Lauderdale – Miami (37 miles)
Guests will be picked up from either the Miami or Fort Lauderdale airport as they arrive. Alternatively, they can be picked up at either city’s port. Guests will meet their guide at the baggage claim area. Those who arrive before 12 pm will have a chance to travel to either the Dolphin Mall or the Aventura Mall for some shopping (shopping time between 12 pm to 5 pm). They are also invited to take a special Night Tour of the trendy South Beach neighborhood.
Day 2:Miami – Everglades National Park – Coral Gabels – Miami (121 miles)
Our first stop of the day will be at the Everglades National Park, where we will take an Airboat Ride, allowing us to reach otherwise inaccessible areas of these swamplands. We will return to Miami in the afternoon, making our way through Coral Gables before seeing the famous Biltmore Hotel and exploring the neighborhood of Little Havana. We will also be able to take an optional cruise of Biscayne Bay to see some of the wealthiest homes in the area. Our last stop of the day will be a visit to the famous Art Deco District to see colorful Spanish architecture and the former residence of Italian fashion designer Versace.
Day 3:Miami – Key West – Miami (329 miles)
Today we will tour the city of Key West, FL. This island in the Florida Keys is the southernmost city in the continental United States. It is loved by tourists internationally for its idyllic Caribbean waters, warm and cozy weather, and stretches of white beaches. To get there, we must cross the Seven Mile Bridge. We will have the chance to visit Ernest Hemingway’s House, who was very fond of this area. Then we’ll shop for souvenirs on Duval Street and the Marina Marketplace. We will leave Key West at about 5:00pm and return to Miami for the night.
Day 4:Fort Lauderdale – Palm Beach – Miami (74 miles)
In the morning, we will spend some time in Fort Lauderdale, FL. From there, we will head to Palm Beach, FL, where we will visit the Henry Flagler Museum (outside) and stroll down famous Worth Avenue. We will also take a visit of Lion Country Safari to explore the wild world. At the end of the day, guests will be transferred to the Miami airport for flights home.
Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale has been called the “Venice of America” due to its large canal system not unlike that in the famous Italian city. It’s amazing beaches, vibrant history, and unique layout make it an extremely popular tourist spot.
Airport pick up from MIA/FLL on day 1 and drop off on the last day. Pick up from Pier of Miami/Fort Lauderdale on day 1.
Pier pick up from Miami and Fort Lauderdale
3 nights hotel accomodations
Transportation via air-conditioned vehicle
Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
All taxes and fees included
Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
All meals and drinks during the trip.
A mandatory service fees: Minimum $7 / day / person should be paid in cash to tour guide and the bus driver as a service fee. Any child / Infant reserving a seat will have to pay the service fees as well. Ex: 2 people taking a 2-day tour would pay: $7 x 2 (seats) x 2 (days) = $28.
Personal room fees: such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
Any private expenses
Language: All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour and/or driver guides (English/Chinese). Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours and/or languages may be combined to operate the tours.
All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.
Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on your e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.
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A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as a cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply. Please be noted that we do not allow departure change 48 hours before departure.
Cancellations and Cancellation Fees
Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from our travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed and pending bookings. Therefore, cancellation penalties and or fees will apply. Time of cancellation will be determined when notice is received and confirmed by our office. Notice of cancellation must be made directly to Taketours by email or through web mail at Contact Us .
Tour Departure: This tour has 100% guaranteed departure; if the tour is cancelled there will be refund of 120%. Restrictions apply; due to weather conditions, State Emergencies, Airport Closures or anything beyond the control of the tour operator the 120% refund will NOT apply.
Cancellation penalties per person for 1-4 days tours
15-30 days or more prior to departure – 10% of total purchase amount.
7-14 days prior to departure – 25% of total purchase amount.
4-6 days prior to departure – 50% of total purchase amount.
Within 3 days prior to departure – 100% of total purchase amount.
Day of departure or no show – 100% per person.
Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a schedule trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every efforts to maintain the normal operation.
There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.
We constantly strives to improve tour itineraries and features. If such improvements can be made, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control make changes necessary – we reserve the right to vary itineraries and to substitute hotels. At certain peak periods duplicate departures may operate, and sometimes in reverse order in which case hotels may vary from those stated on the itinerary pages.
We reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements or circumstances beyond its control. If cancellation is made any time prior to departure* of the tour, Taketours’ only liability will be to refund to the passenger the amount it has received for the tour booking. We will try to re-book the same or similar tour.. Please note that we are not liable for any cancellation penalties incurred on any other travel arrangements including air tickets purchased separately from customers.
We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.