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Art Deco Walking Tour

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Neighborhood: Flamingo / Lummus
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Address: 10th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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+1 305-814-4058
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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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Take the #1 walking tour in South Beach with the most popular tour guides...

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

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Art Deco Walking Tour

James did an excellent job. He was very knowledgeable, thorough and friendly. Would give 6 stars if I could! Family says best tour guide ever.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Katie M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

James did an excellent job. He was very knowledgeable, thorough and friendly. Would give 6 stars if I could! Family says best tour guide ever.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was terrific . Our guide Farukh was very knowledgeable , the food was great and it was a wonderful way to spend the afternoon

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Deco Tour is absolutely unexpected awesome! My friend and I both love it. James did a great job by introducing the history of Miami from 1920s to 2106. He also walked us around different Deco hotels and explain the Deco building in very detailed way. You feel you are going back to the old time and really enjoyable. We... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Christine was thorough and knowledgeable in her presentation. Her connection to the store owners and the neighbors made the tour even more of a delight.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This 90 minute walking tour we felt was worthwhile and enjoyable and we would recommend it to our friends. The pace was easy and gave us a good overview of the neighborhood and the history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We signed up for the tour online after seeing very good reviews on TripAdvisor. The first pleasant surprise was that our group of five was the entire tour- we had a private guide. The second great surprise was that our tour guide James was an author and journalist who had been covering the South Beach social scene for 20+ years.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great tour, got lots of interesting information about Cuban religious practices, political views, food, coffee, cigars. Stopped at some famous pit-stops ( a restaurant which was featured in the "Chef" movie, Bello cigars). The tour ended with a delicious Cuban lunch. Great value for money, would highly recommend this.

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Calvin, our knowledgeable and funny tour guide, made this one of the highlights of our recent visit to Miami. He provided a witty, information-rich yet totally enjoyable chronicle of how Miami's South Beach area evolved into the showcase it is today. The hotels we ventured into were spectacular, inside and out, and our group, which included my tweener and college-age... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After having spent 9 days in Cuba my wife and I decided to spend a day in Little Havana to compare the cultures and food. We arranged a private tour and Christine was our guide on December 19th. She was amazing. Very knowledgeable about both Cuba and Little Havana. He knowledge of the local people, their lives, and their foods... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Christine was extremely knowledgeable on all aspects of the Cuban diaspora and brought the Calle Ocho walking tour to life in a special way! I would recommend this company to anyone who wants a memorable experience.

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