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“A great experience” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Duck Tours South Beach

Duck Tours South Beach
1661 James Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (City Center)
+1 305-673-2217
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Duck Tours in South Beach has been operating since 1999 and is Miami's Original Land and Sea Adventure. We are proud to announce that Duck Tours South Beach is the proud recipient from the City of Miami Beach for the "Best of 2014' for "Best Tour Conducted" Now departing from the heart of South Beach, our amphibious vehicles provide a once in a lifetime journey of the famous Miami landmarks before a dramatic "Splashdown" into the beautiful Biscayne Bay for a close-up look at the many homes of the "Rich & Famous" on Star Island. Soon after your journey on our "Ducks" through South Beach begins, you will quickly realize that you are engaged in an interactive performance that far exceeds your standard tour expectations!Each tour guide has a background in acting/comedy to ensure a highly entertaining experience for each passenger complete with jokes, music, plenty of interaction and of course "quacking". Don't let all of that joking around fool you; each guide at Duck Tours South Beach takes their knowledge of the "Magic City" very seriously. By the end of your journey, you will be filled with fascinating historical tidbits about Miami and Miami Beach, as well as inside information on our many celebrity residents. This 90-minute fully narrated show is sure to be the highlight of your stay in Miami. We have restrooms in our office for your convenience!!!!. Don't be fooled by the imitators, we are the Originals. After your tour ends make sure to take advantage of all other popular tours offered in our office at the lowest prices in the city. Visit the famous everglades or take a scenic bus drive to Key West the southernmost point of the USA.
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“A great experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Booked this tour as a surprise for my family and i wasn't disappointed. We were only in Miami for one afternoon and it was the perfect way to see a lot of the sights when you only have a couple of hours to spare.
The booking process online was quick and easy and the tour itself was well organized.

Visited September 2012
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“University Mystery Trip”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

This was my mystery trip for the hospitality community at Johnson and Wales. My roommate and i had sooo much fun. The tour itself and the tour guide were amazing. I would definately recommend this as it is unique experience of seeing Miami

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San Antonio, TX
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“Something to do”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

The tour doesn't have a parking lot so be sure to get there early. The tour does take you out and points out past and current star homes. Don't expect to see any stars as most have put trees up to block views. The water portion is slow but is something different to do. The last part drives you thru some of the art deco buildings. The tour is good to do when you want to do something that doesn't take long and you don't have to walk. If your looking for a fast pace detailed history tour then this is not for you. I would have a good lunch then cruise on the tour. Tip: Be sure to go to the bathroom before you go as none are on the duck. If you don't like loud music sit in the back.

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“Great tour and Awesome guide”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Our tour guide "Bart" from NY, was a blast...very funny and entertaining. We(myself and my 16 and 14yo sons) loved the mix of Miami's history and fun. The "Quack Mobile" is a great way to see around....land and water at the same time. It was very easy to claim our vouchers....and the tour was on time. We stayed in Miami just for 2 days, so this tour was something that didn't take a lot of our time... we had plenty of time to enjoy South Beach after the tour.

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Miami, Florida
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“Great Time!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Went on duck tour on 9/8/12 and had a great time. It was a great way to see Miami and to hear fun facts with a great deal of humor!! I would highly suggest the duck tours for people of all ages.

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