Welcome to Ft. Lauderdale. Sunny Ft. Lauderdale is the great place to start your cruise vacation. From upscale restaurants and shops to breezy beaches and swaying palms, you'll find it all in this laidback port. Dig your toes into the golden sands, kick back in the warm sun, or see a performance in the burgeoning arts and entertainment district. If you're feeling adventurous, try your luck in world-class casinos, take an airboat ride through the Everglades, or head for open water for some deep-sea fishing. Located on the southern tip of Florida, Ft. Lauderdale offers easy access to a variety of tropical destinations. Cruise from Ft. Lauderdale to nearly anywhere in the Caribbean, or take a more exotic sailing to the Panama Canal.

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Ft. Lauderdale, FL, once heralded as a top Spring Break destination, and has evolved into a sophisticated and family-friendly city. Your cruise ship will dock at the deepest harbor in Florida, Port Everglades, located on the state's southeast coast. This port is minutes from both the Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, as well as downtown Ft. Lauderdale. Whether you spend a few hours or a few days in this city of gentle ocean breezes, soft golden sand, and exciting entertainment, you'll be hooked. 23 miles of beaches and nearly 1,000 acres of public park space provide endless hours of outdoor activities, not to mention a great way to enjoy a year-round semi-tropical climate. After a day of watersports, shopping, or relaxing on a beautiful beach, the evenings offer Broadway-style shows, live music, dancing, and fine dining. While in Ft. Lauderdale be sure to experience some, or all, of these highlights the city has to offer:
  • Spring Training for the Baltimore Orioles
  • Swim with the dolphins
  • Tour the famous Florida Everglades
  • Learn to kayak or windsurf
  • Visit 3-mile Pompano beach, and be sure to bring the kids
  • Watch the power boat races off Deerfield Beach in the summer
  • Visit the Arts & Entertainment district located on the riverfront
  • Shop for bargains at Sawgrass Mills – a huge factory outlet mall

If you're looking for choices, you've come to the right city. Ft. Lauderdale offers everything from chic modern hotels to the biggest and most famous names in the business. Whether you're looking for family-friendly accommodations, a romantic spot to hide away, or just a great location for exploring the city, we'll help you find whatever you need.

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Port Everglades
1850 Eller Drive
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316

Convenient public parking for cruise passengers is available in the Northport Garage and Midport Parking Garages. Both garages are handicap accessible. Privately owned parking areas are another option for departing cruise guests, with shuttle service to the port.

Public Transportation
Cruise lines offer shuttle service to and from the airport, and taxis are readily available for an affordable price. Many major car rental agencies operate out of the local airport, though none have an office at the cruise port. Local buses also stop at the Northport section of the port.
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Prices shown are quoted in U.S. dollars per person, cruise only, based on double occupancy, and do not include U.S. Government Taxes and Fees. Prices based on specific stateroom categories, as indicated, and include non-commissionable fares. Airfare is additional. Exact price depends upon selected date of departure, departure city, ship, and stateroom category selected. Prices and availability are subject to change without notice. All offers are valid for select departure dates only, capacity-controlled, limited, and subject to availability and change. Offers apply to new individual bookings only, may not be combinable with other offers, and may be withdrawn at any time. Cancellation penalties, blackout dates, and other restrictions may apply. All prices and dates may not be available at time of booking. Price does not include a non-refundable $24.99 processing fee. Terms and conditions, prices, and bonus offers vary for group bookings (telephone reservations with eight or more staterooms).
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