Las Olas Beach Tours
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With soft, white sand and clean, calm waters ideal for families and people who like to wade and relax in the ocean, Las Olas Beach is the quintessential Fort Lauderdale beach. The beach offers great sunbathing, and you can also rent beach umbrellas and chairs.
Located a few steps from the trendy restaurants and shops of famed Las Olas Avenue, Las Olas Beach feels like a small beach with calm waters and a family-friendly environment during the day. In the evening, things become a bit more lively atmosphere as the nightlife crowd on Las Olas Avenue heats up. In addition to chair and umbrella rentals, you can also rent water sports equipment.
Things to Know Before You Go
- The beach has public restrooms.
- Alcohol and loud music aren’t permitted at this beach.
- Chairs and umbrellas rent for about $12 and $20 per day, respectively.
How to Get There
Las Olas Beach is located about 1 mile east of downtown Fort Lauderdale, Florida. You can reach the beach by taking either the No. 11 or 40 bus right to Las Olas Beach. Public parking is available, but spaces can be limited during busier times of the day.
When to Get There
Las Olas Beach is open 24 hours a day throughout the year. If you’re seeking a quieter experience, time your visit for earlier in the morning; a more lively beach scene typically kicks off in the afternoon and early evening, and there’s often a party atmosphere on weekends.
Try a Water Taxi
One of the most interesting ways to get around this area of Fort Lauderdale is by water taxi. You can take a water taxi from Las Olas around Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood, hitting up shops, hotels, restaurants, and major attractions, with a narrated tour along the way.
Address: Las Olas Beach, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
2 Tours and Activities to Experience Las Olas Beach
Experience 3 Hours Riding the Middle River, New River, Venice Of America Canals, Millionaires Row, Atlantic Ocean, and Fort Lauderdale's Intracoastal Waterways. Guides point our Celebrity Homes and Historical Sights on the amazing excursion that allows you to see Mansions and Mega-yachts as close as you can get. Plus, ride the newest 2019 Yamaha Wave Runners at top speeds allowable. We can customize to alter routes to suit your adventurous needs.
The 2 Hour Adventure is an abbreviation of our All Inclusive Adventure without Port Everglades and the Ocean. For those who want a calmer experience; we offer a relaxing experience cruising the beautiful Fort Lauderdale Waterways. We head towards Victoria Park and the World Famous “Venice Of America” Canals. Next is Dowtown Riverwalk including The Harry Potter House, Bugsy Siegle, Huizinga Estate, and Cape Fear. For those who prefer, we can bypass this and squeeze in some Ocean Fun by request. We may take a break at the Sand Bar where any given day 1000's of Vessels can be seen having a giant floating party with views extending all the way to Port Everglades and the Ocean. Our Journey back to the docks will include cruising thru the Inteacoastal Waterways running paralele to A1A and the famous Fort Lauderdale Beach Resorts. IMPORTANT: IF born before Jan 1, 1988 boaters license is required by State law
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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