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“Duck Tour South Beach; Lots of fun!” 5 of 5 stars
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Duck Tours South Beach
1661 James Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (City Center)
+1 305-673-2217
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Ranked #35 of 102 activities in Miami Beach
Type: Tours
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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. 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!!!!. After your tour 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 US. Also, make sure to visit our other branch in Fort Lauderdale known as the "Venice of the Americas" Our friendly and professional staff is waiting for you to give you the best experience possible.
Nashville, Tennessee
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“Duck Tour South Beach; Lots of fun!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

I had taken comprehensive boat and land tours of Miami twice, but my daughter had not been with me, and she didn't have time for the all day tour, so we opted for the shorter, 90 minute Duck Tour of South Beach. It was a lot of fun, and informative. I recommend it if your time is limited, and you want something shorter than the longer, more inclusive tours. It's light and fun, but you do see things, and learn things about Miami Beach along the way.

Visited February 2013
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“Fun & Learning Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Bart was a great tour guide lots of fun. You learn alot about Miami Beach its history and how it was created. Were the Rich & Famous live and u even dance a little

Visited March 2013
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“Duck Tours of Miami”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

While in Miami my friend Steven organised for me to do a Duck Tour. It was a 90 min land/water tour of Miami. It was very entertaining, especially having the tour guide Ritchie, he is very funny and got the participation of the people onboard. While on the water he also gave us the opportunity to take pictures of the mansions on Star Island. I would strongly recommend this tour to anyone planning a trip to South Beach.

Visited February 2013
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“Drive and float!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Great to see south beach from the road and after that floating at the water with the same bus! Art Deco neighbourhood, star island.

Visited March 2012
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“Great land & water tour!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

We went on the 90 minute land/water duck boat tour while at South Beach. It is a great way to see some sights without committing 4-5 hours. Our guide Ritchie was awesome, he was friendly and very funny and kept us all engaged throughout the tour. The best part was cruising down Ocean Drive playing loud music and watching him converse with random people on the street. Our driver Fritz did an excellent job and we felt 100% safe on land and in the water!

Visited February 2013
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