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Miami
United States of America

The Port of Miami is very popular for the departure of cruises in the Bahamas and the Caribbean. The Art Deco area of South Beach is a very trendy area. You can see the cultural diversity of Miami by visiting Little Havana. Luxury and opulence are the hallmarks of Coconut Grove and Coral Gables.

Useful Information

Language

English

Currency

USD
US dollar

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Time difference

UTC: -5

from New York: None

from San Francisco: +2h

from London: -5h

Tips

A 15% tip will be appreciated in restaurants and taxis.

Weather
°C °F

MonthTemperature (Celcius)Temperature (Fahrenheit)Precipitations
Minimum
Average
Maximum
(mminch)
January
16 61
20 68
23 73
712.75
February
16 61
20 68
24 75
532.00
March
18 64
22 72
26 79
642.50
April
19 66
23 73
27 81
813.25
May
22 72
26 79
29 84
1736.75
June
23 73
27 81
30 86
1787.00
July
24 75
28 82
31 88
1556.00
August
24 75
28 82
31 88
1606.25
September
24 75
28 82
31 88
2038.00
October
22 72
25 77
28 82
2349.25
November
19 66
23 73
26 79
712.75
December
17 63
21 70
24 75
512.00

Where is locate the Port of Miami

Seven Miami cruise terminals are located on Dodge Island between Miami and Miami Beach. The port is accessible by a bridge from the city centre or through a tunnel that connects it directly to the motorway system. The signage in the port will direct you to your ship. 1015 North America Way #210, Miami, FL 33132

Travelling around the port of Miami

How to get from Miami airport to the port

Miami International Airport is closest to the port. The city of Fort Lauderdale and its airport are also very close to Miami (about $75 by taxi).

The cost for a taxi between the Miami Airport and the Port is fixed ($27 in 2015). If you are staying at a miami Beach or South Beach hotel, the fixed rate is $32. Most taxis are equipped with credit card terminals. Taxis remain the most economical and fastest means of transport (unless you are travelling alone).

Several companies offer shuttles (vans or luxury cars) between the airport and the port.

The Airport Flyer bus run between Miami Beach and the airport.

Free Trolleys (Metromover) make it easy to get around the city centre. The local MIAMI Beach SOBE costs $0.25 per ride.

The Metrobus and Metrorail networks criss-cross the city. The passage is about $2.

Several Hop On Hop off tour bus services are available in Miami:

Other ports in the area

Activities in Miami

Neighborhoods

Miami Beach

The art deco district comes alive in the evening.

Little Havana

The Cuban district

Landmarks

This sumptuous house was built by James Deering, a wealthy businessman in the early 1900s.

Museums

Exhibitions on Miami’s history and organizes guided tours in the city.

Rebate cards

Rebate card offered for 1, 2, 3 or 5 days

Family activities

Activities

Presents various exhibitions and shows.

Botanical Garden where you can see plants, butterflies, tropical fruits, and water gardens.

Excursions in Miami

Miami is the boarding or disembarking port of the majority of ships that call there. The excursions offered are usually combined with a transfer to the airport or to a hotel.

  • Tour of the city and its main districts.
  • Visit the Everglades by hovercraft where you can walk through the swamps and see alligators.

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