Sparkling waters dot the South Florida landscape, beckoning visitors and locals alike with their beauty, and offering up a “smorgasbord” of fun and exciting activities to choose from. Below you will find a few suggestions on several Fort Lauderdale water tours and activities and all the different ways to have fun on or beneath our local H2O and how to get the best deals available on all of them, so pack your bathing suit and sunscreen and tag along on our aquatic adventures.
Fishing enthusiasts will have a great time enjoying any of the deals often found on Groupon. Opt for a deal for two or four on a sports fishing vessel or get on a larger drift fishing boat or chartered yacht to reel in some Florida marlin, kingfish or mahi-mahi. At night boats go out to reel in swordfish in the moonlight. Rods, bait, tackle and licences are included and passengers can bring along food and beer to enjoy during the trip. Crews will offer to clean and fillet your catch as well, so you can head home to throw it on the grill after. Expect to get discounts from 20% to 60%. Click to see current deals on Fort Lauderdale fishing trips.
Paddle Boats and Kayaking
Get up to 75% off on paddle board rentals, lessons, tours and purchases or 55% off kayaking in the waters off of Fort Lauderdale. Enjoy a few hours of leisure or a full day, balancing and sightseeing on top of a paddle board or in a kayak, explore the local waterways, the intra-coastal passage and the Atlantic ocean while you spot local flora and fauna. Go at it solo, as part of a narrated tour or sign up for a lesson to learn the ins and outs of these fun activities, all at seriously marked down rates offered by Groupon. Click to see the latest paddle boarding and kayaking specials.
Scuba Diving and Snorkeling
Scuba dive or snorkel the many natural and artificial reefs, wrecks, sunken oil platforms and other underwater sights located off the Fort Lauderdale shore. Take Scuba dive lessons, become a PADI certified diver or simply enjoy a day of fun on the water with several of the dive operations that usually have specials in the area. Fort Lauderdale has dives for all skill levels from shallow reefs to wrecks located over 100 feet below. Click to get the latest specials and to book your dive.
No shortage of options to choose from should you want to get on some sort of boat or ship while visiting Fort Lauderdale; water way tours, bar crawl boats, chartered yachts and ferries or day crusies to the Bahamas are some of the choices and you could also board a ship for one of the Caribbean cruises departing year round from Port Everglades. No matter which one you choose there are always special deals available that can save you from 25 to 60%. Click to find the latest cruise specials.
Jet Ski Rentals
Going solo or duo on a jet ski is a great way to explore and enjoy the areas waters at your own speed, so to speak. Many of the jet ski deals also include beach cabanas, beach beds and use of the renitng outifits non-motorized equipment. Expect to get up to 50% off on most specials. Click to find the most current deals.
Above the Water
There are multiple ways to enjoy the water from above in South Florida; Parasailing, hang gliding and sky diving all give you a unique view and exciting way to enjoy our water rich landscapes. You can often find discounts of up 60% on these activities. Click to see current specials and deals.
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