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Aloha Watersports based out of the Marriott's Harbor Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale offers a wide array of unique and exciting adventures for you to enjoy.  As a member of the Professional Association of Parasail Operators, Aloha Watersports is able to offer your family a safe and breathtaking parasail flight above the picturesque waters of Fort Lauderdale Beach. Take out a waverunner or hop aboard a Hobie Cat for a leisurely sailing trip. Aloha Watersports' professional team of staff help to make your family's water activities safe and fun.  Aloha Watersports is the only company in Broward County endorsed Ft. Lauderdale's Marine Police Unit, Ft. Lauderdale Beach Patrol, Ft. Lauderdale Marine Advisory Board and City Hall.

Parasailing is offered with single and double flyers. Weight restrictions for the double flyer varies depending on wind and surf conditions. Children under 70 lbs may fly if accompanied by an adult. Hands on instruction is given before all activities and rentals. Aloha Sports has zero-tolerance for drugs and alcohol for all clients for safety concerns.  If you're not as adventurous but want to try something new with the kids, try the water trampoline and slide.  Or, take out a boogie board, paddle board or soft-sided surf board for some mild-wave fun on the Atlantic Ocean. Nothing is more fun or hilarious than a ride on the Water Weenie which seats up to 10 swimmers--bounce along on the waves on the back of a giant hot dog. Rent snorkel gear or metal detectors to enjoy the "treasures" of Fort Lauderdale beach.

If you prefer being out on the water, consider renting a Hobie Cat sailboat or a private boat to take out. Aloha offers chartered Sport Fishing Trips and Speed Boat rides.They also offer a Surf Camp every day of the week.  The program is for children age 4-18 and lasts all day.  Contact Aloha for more information.

Bluefoot Pirate Family Adventures anchored in Fort Lauderdale is a fun interactive pirate cruise for adults and children. The cruise takes you and your lil swashbuckler along the Fort Lauderdale waterways on a treasure hunt adventure. Learn pirate talk and ward off the attacks of rival pirates with water cannons. The cruise lasts for 90 minutes and sets sail daily.  Before you set sail, kids can enjoy face painting and pirate slang. After your adventure with pirates on the high seas, the kids all go home with a bag of booty and an official pirate certificate.

Bluefoot Pirate also offers field trips and birthday parties aboard their ship. The birthday child becomes the honorary Pireat Captain for the trip and leads in the search for hidden treasure. Field trips last for about 1.5 hours and students are taught about ship safety as well as ship layout.  The first half of the trip focuses on science and the second half focuses on local history and social studies.  At the end of the field trip the students get to engage in a pirate adventure against the infamous Barnacle Bill.

For $7.50 you can purchase a Junior Pirate Pack (Eye Patch, Bandana, & Sword).  Every child leaves with a junipr priate certificate and a bag of booty.  Tuesdays and Thursdays get 2 for 1 admission!  No cruises on Wednesday.  Cruises leave at 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm.  Call to reserve your ticket and to confirm the cruise.


Duck Tours Fort Lauderdale offers a unique land and water tour that provides you with 90 minutes of fun.  See famous South Florida landmarks and attractions while their experienced driver provides narration. Duck Tours are great for first time visitors to the area as well as resident South Floridians looking for something new to do. Duck tours also offers outings for summer camps, field trips, and private parties.  Get a close up look at the mansions of the rich and famous.  See why Fort Lauderdale is known as the "Venice of the Americas" and the "Mega Yacht Capital of the World".  On land, travel down the famous Las Olas Boulevard and around the historic streets before splashing into the Intercoastal Waterway at the 15th Street Marina. 

Whether you are on a family outing or on an adventurous date Everglades Swamp Tours offers experienced guides that will take you on a professional Airboat Tour that will be sure to be an unforgettable one. Come visit and experience the Florida Everglades eco-system with Everglades Swamp Tours as you take an Airboat Ride through "The River of Grass" or paddle a kayak into the wilderness.  Look for hundreds of native and non native birds. A bird watchers paradise! You will have an opportunity to see a bobcat, deer, panther or even a black bear. Look down into the water at what lies beneath: alligators, american crocodiles, turtles and native fish. The biggest bass fish you have ever seen! The different sized airboats can hold 2-18 passengers. You can book a Private romantic sunset or night time trip or bring the whole family! Private Tours can be customized to your specification.  Rides last between 1 to 2 hours.

Hours of Operation- Open 7 days a week. 9am-5pm  Reservations Required!

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The Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi runs from 10 am to 10 pm and makes a full loop in about 40 minutes. Choose from 3 different routes to explore the city's waterways and attractions. Enjoy the narrative given by the driver and his attendant while you are chaffeured around town.  You can board the water taxi at any of it's stops and just buy your ticket onboard with cash or credit card. Hop on and off like you would a trolley tour or just sit back and enjoy the boat ride.

The taxi travels Inbound and Outbound as well as a southern route to Hollywood Beach where you can enjoy the sandy beaches and lively boardwalk.  The Inbound route takes you to the New River, downtown Fort Lauderdale and the Las Olas district.  The Outbound route takes you north toward the Galleria Mall.  Take your ticket to any of 60 different bars, attractions and restaurants to receive a discount. Parents, if you are interested in a night trip, try the Moonlight Madness deal!  Adult and Senior tickets purchased on-board after 5 PM are all priced at just $15.00. Perfect for anyone looking to enjoy a night out on the town.

The ticket allows UNLIMITED BOARDING ALL DAY from any of the stops!

The Jungle Queen Riverboat Cruise in Fort Lauderdale has been an iconic tour for decades.  This classic Florida boat tour departs at 9:30 am and 1:30pm for sightseeing down the New River.  The beutiful riverboat has restrooms and lawn chair seating for about 500.  Take in the sights and relax as you watch the lavish homes and yachts roll past.  Passengers are able to see a few Fort Lauderdale landmarks and see the Port Everglades cruise ships up close. The sightseeing cruises make a stopover at their own secret island for a brief alligator encounter and show.  There is a small snack shack that serves up refreshments and a larger restroom (in case you're not into using a boat bathroom).  You can make an evening of it by taking an evening dinner cruise with all you can eat BBQ and shrimp accompanied by live variety show.

Precision Paddleboards of Fort Lauderdale offers a large selection of paddles, accessories and boards for sale and for rent.  Take a lesson or if you already have experience just rent out a board and take in all the beauty of the area.  Precision also offers Night SUPS and light kits which allow you to take the boards our night or day.  Get out on the water after work or just get a break from the sometimes harsh Florida sun.  See all the fish that swim up and are attracted to your board as you navigate through the waters of Fort Lauderdale.

Precision Paddleboards is an internationally accredited SUP school, one of the only ones in Florida.  Beginners to advanced paddlers can learn the skills needed to improve your strokes. There are 4 different locations in Fort Lauderdale and Pompano Beach: Riverwalk of Fort Lauderdale, the Pelican Grand Resort, The Oar House Restaurant and Bar or the main Precision Paddleboards location in Fort Lauderdale on Ocean Drive.

Night tours are offered regularly from the Fort Lauderdale location every Tuesday and Thursday nights.  Occasionally there may also be a tour on Saturdays, check with the provider.  The Night SUP tour includes a guided 2 hour tour on a NightSUP high-intensity LED stand up paddle boards, PFD, Leash and paddle  $55. Experience what it's like to bring the moonlight along with you. Once a month, Precision will lead a tour to Islamorada for a Keys paddle through mangroves and over the shallow flats. Lobsters, rays, and fishes galore in calm, clear, warm water