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.
Address Port Everglades 1850 Eller Drive Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
Parking 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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