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Miami South Beach Art Deco Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Get acquainted with South Beach on a guided walking tour
  • Make the most of your time by seeing the highlights on this art deco tour
  • Hear the inside scoop on life in South Beach from a local expert
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Miami South Beach Art Deco Walking Tour
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Enrich your visit to South Beach with a fun, cultural walking tour of the famed Art Deco district.
From US$35,00
1pm Tour
Enrich your visit to South Beach with a fun, cultural walking tour of the famed Art Deco district.
From US$35,00
4pm Tour
Enrich your visit to South Beach with a fun, cultural walking tour of the famed Art Deco district.
From US$35,00
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Overview

South Beach is home to many of Miami’s finest examples of art deco architecture. Explore this beachside neighborhood by foot and get oriented with an expert guide. You see architectural highlights and hear stories of South Beach’s history. Plus, your guide points out buildings used in famous movies and TV shows. Choose from several departure times.

What to Expect

Meet your guide in central South Beach at the appointed time to begin your walking tour.

Tour routes vary, but stops always include the Versace mansion, Carlyle Hotel, Tudor Hotel, 11th Street Diner, and Wolfsonian. As you walk, your guide shares stories and insider information about the history of the neighborhood and points out which of these famous building appeared in TV shows and movies.

The tour ends at 1440 Ocean Drive.

Reviews (60)
1 - 5 of 52 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Informative and fun!

So glad we did this! Friends had taken the tour a few weeks ago and had really enjoyed it. So, we took their advice and signed up ourselves. What a great idea! Our guide, James, was personable, knowledgeable, and entertaining. He educated us about the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Traveler4life59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Fun, Informative walking tour

My nephew and I had a great time learning about the history of South Beach. James was a lot fun, he told use stories of the past and the famous people who brought South Beach to life. Not to mention the characteristic of a genuine...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ThoughtDawnEyes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Expertise and passion!

A must-do to understand the history and culture of Miami Beach. Our tour guide, James, enthusiastically shared his expertise and we walked away knowledgeable about the Art Deco architecture of the area. James’s passion was infectious. Highly recommend the tour for anyone.

1  Thank RBH65
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile
Fun and interesting!

My daughter and I went for the one o’clock guided tour. James met us at the Wolfson and gave us an enthusiastic Art Deco tutorial. Then off to try to spot art deco buildings, real and fake. I particularly liked some of the hotel receptions...More

3  Thank TallGuy1066
Christine M, Manager at Art Deco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello! So glad you and your daughter enjoyed the Art Deco Walking Tour with James. A city and neighborhood always come alive when you know what you are seeing and with all the fake enhancements in South Beach (hehe slight joke), it helps to know...More

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile
Great walking tour

We didn't travel very far but learned a lot about the history of south beach and its architecture. Great tour! Have recommended it to friends. Be mindful you will need to tip your guide too.

1  Thank memcey
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Annette R
19 April 2018|
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Response from kkewley | Reviewed this property |
It's 2 hours. Not much walking either. Maybe 2 blocks at a time then stop to talk about architectural style / certain building(s)
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shapol
7 April 2018|
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Response from JoeWilcox | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps you should ask the people putting on the walking tour?
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shapol
7 April 2018|
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Response from BradCoach | Reviewed this property |
it's a cab ride away. Not sure exactly how long it takes though. Airport to South beach is about 35 minutes (depending on traffic and port is nearer.
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