Fort Lauderdale Tourism

Ask any student in Florida what their plans for Spring Break is…the answer will be one of the most unanimous ones you’ll ever receive. Fort Lauderdale has long been established as the quintessential Spring Break destination what with an unending flow of beer, beach shores and of course, wet t-shirt contest. This perception is however, slowly changing as all age groups are thronging the city of Fort Lauderdale, and not just for beer mind you! It’s now a place where you can have a family holiday as well as a weekend getaway…the cultural side of Fort Lauderdale has blended in smoothly with its touristy fever to welcome a much more stable and substantial crowd.If  you venture inland, away from the beaches and shacks, Fort Lauderdale might actually surprise you- in a nice kind of way. With its extensive canal system, get from one point to another by water and explore the land on foot. With museums, estates and parks to whet your tourist appetite and beaches and piers to balance out any overdose of history and culture.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Fort Lauderdale

  • Know the pollution level of Fort Lauderdale before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 21.15 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 38.46 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 26.92 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • How safe is Fort Lauderdale for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Fort Lauderdale.

    • Burglary and Theft 47.66 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.16 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.84 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 52.42 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 42.74 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 54.84 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.68 (Low)
    • Drug offense 67.74 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.47 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.28 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.38 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.45 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Fort Lauderdale is 177.46 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 50.9 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 86.12 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 34.03 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.55 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 65.77 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.19 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 117.56 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Fort Lauderdale

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.95 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.3 USD

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