Popular things to do
With an average temperature of 75.5 degrees and 3,000 hours of sunshine per year, it’s no surprise that Ft. Lauderdale plays host to 12 million visitors per year, including 2.8 million international visitors.
If you are planning a visit to Ft. Lauderdale, GO reminds you to take plenty of sunscreen with you and GO with us for your transportation at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International (FLL).
Besides sun, sand and 63 golf courses, visitors will find a lot of things to do in Fort Lauderdale.
Flamingo Gardens, is both a botanical garden and an Everglades wildlife sanctuary. The gardens are home to more than 3,000 species of rare and exotic plants as well as some of the largest trees in Florida. The sanctuary is home to non-releasable birds and animals as well as alligators, bear, bobcats, peacocks, flamingos and other native wildlife. Check the garden’s website for special events held throughout the year.
Built in 1901, this historic building was home to one of Ft. Lauderdale’s founding families, Frank and Ivy Stranahan. It is the oldest surviving structure in Broward County and served at different times as a trading post, post office and town hall as well as their home. Guided tours are offered seven days a week.
This thoroughfare is a main attraction in Fort Lauderdale. Also known as the jewel of the city, this street is decorated with many canals and waterfront homes, as well as many bars, nightclubs, shops and art galleries along the “Riverfront”. Perfect for a stroll in Fort Lauderdale’s beautiful weather! Still not convinced? Past notable residents include Gloria Vanderbilt, Sonny and Cher and Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz.
Museum of Discovery & Science, located in downtown Ft. Lauderdale, features interactive exhibits in the natural and physical sciences. Highlights include a new Eco-Discovery Center where you can ride the Everglades Airboat Adventure, experience hurricane wind forces and see river otters at play. The museum is also home to an IMAX 3D theater.
The art museum’s permanent collection contains more than 6,000 works, including the largest holdings in America by European “Cobra” artists. A post-war avant-garde movement, the Cobra school emphasizes primitive art forms and takes inspiration from Paul Klee and Joan Miro. Other prominent artists in the collection include William J. Glackens, George Bellows, Diego Rivera and Frank Stella. The holdings also includes a significant collection of ceramic works by Pablo Picasso. The museum is part of Nova Southeastern University.
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We offer airport transportation to/from the FLL airport, as well as around town transportation.
Traveling to the airport requires a reservation in advance to ensure a vehicle is ready to GO when you are.
For passengers departing the airport, booking in advance will lessen your wait time. However, you can visit our booths in baggage claim and we can easily arrange a ride without an advance reservation.