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“Interesting” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Art Deco Private Walking Tour

Art Deco Private Walking Tour
10th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Flamingo / Lummus)
+1 305-814-4058
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Ranked #7 of 146 Activities in Miami Beach
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Take the #1 walking tour in South Beach with the most popular tour guides in the district. Art Deco Tours, Inc., Will enlighten and entertain you with fascinating facts and stories. Two hours will fly by fast. Stroll along Ocean Drive and learn about the history, the unlikely hero who saved the Art Deco buildings, the role of Miami Vice and Hollywood and other pop culture. You'll admire the architecture from the outside and design & decor on the inside. No bumping elbows in a packed group. Daily small group tours (max 8-9 people) are offered several times a day. Or get the VIP treatment with a private tour with exclusive access to select buildings not permitted to large groups. Your guides will keep you engaged with lively conversation and trivia! Enrich your visit and learn about the culture, history and architecture of South Beach beyond the beaches! Price starts at $30 per person
Negaunee, Michigan
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“Interesting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Nice, small group tour. Our tour guide was very informative and interesting; we learned a great deal about this area. After our tour the guide recommended other places that we should go and see (he couldn't fit them in on our tour) and we weren't disappointed when we explored these other sites.

Visited April 2013
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“Great tour of South Beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

John gave us a great tour of the area.

We were part of a group of six people. The small group size meant that John could take us into hotels to see lobbies and rooftops and discuss the history of the hotel. Clearly, some careful negotiation by Christine has paid off.

During the two and 1/2 hour tour, we had lots of time for photographs and looking around.

The attention before and after the tour is extra special. Even just today, she sent a note documenting the tour to remind us of what we saw. That's really helpful.

Highly recommended.

Visited March 2013
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“A great view of South Florida”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

We just took this tour for the second time and enjoyed it even more than the first! Our guide was great. Very informative and attentive to our needs. I grew up here and saw things I never knew about. This is a great tour!

Visited April 2013
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“Insider Tour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013 via mobile

Great, informative, small, tour with John who was very knowledgable and very friendly. He knows all the locals getting us into some great buildings.

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“A highlight of Miami Beach!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Hi Christine,

I really enjoyed my tour with Robert.
Robert was informative and the information was made very enjoyable.
I liked that Robert was very conversational and did not mind answering my many (!) questions.
I learnt a lot from the tour - such interesting history on Art Deco and Miami beach.
It was the highlight of my time at Mimi Beach.

Please thank Robert for being such a fabulous guide and I will definitely recommend him to everyone!

Cheers
Jackie

Visited February 2013
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