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Explore the wonderful South Beach in Miami

The South Beach in Miami also nicked SoBe, is a neighborhood in Miami Beach, Florida. The beach area is located east of Miami between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The famous South Beach neighborhood will glitter with nightlife well after the sun has come up.

Although it used to famous for attracting rich and famous people, it has now become one of the best-known tourist vacation destinations to enjoy for families of all ages. Today, we will look at things to enjoy at South Beach in Miami and how to get there.

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Things to Enjoy at South Beach

  • Classic Car Tour – Enjoy the Miami beach life on a 2-hour private tour of the beach in a vintage car. This car tour will take you on a mesmerizing ride along the downtown streets, and sun-kissed highways and will give you all the local knowledge. This will be an adventure that you won’t forget very soon.
  • Relax at the beach – You cannot visit South Beach and miss the Ocean. Head down to South Point Park and take it all in. It is well known for its picturesque palm trees and every sunset is photograph worthy. You can also go out into the ocean with a paddleboard and splash around till your heart is content.
  • ARTECHOUSE- This is a wonderful new museum that will captivate and delight everyone who visits. It uses state-of-the-art technology to create digital artworks with which you can interact. There is something here for everyone to enjoy and it is meant to be educational and fun at the same time.
  • Art Deco District – This is easily one of Miami’s most vibrant districts. You can get a guided tour of the South Beach to get started with it. You will be able to see fascinating Art Deco landmarks, buildings, architecture, and hidden gems all while learning about its spectacular history. The best part is that it begins and ends in the heart of South Beach, so you will not have to travel much.
  • Golf Cart Tour – Hop on to an electric golf cart and take a tour of beautiful Miami. Explore all the different Miami hotspots and its vibrant culture. Not only is your trip going to be filled with amazing views, but it is also an eco-friendly way to get around.
  • Lincoln Road – If you are looking forward to having a sweet time at South Beach, then Lincoln Road is sure to not disappoint you. It is one of the hot spots for dining and shopping in Miami. There are more than 150 shops for shopping, you will also find great options if you are a foodie.
  • Beach Club – This is the perfect place to kick back, relax, and enjoy your vacation or day off. At nighttime, you can get up close and personal with DJs who spin the hottest tunes. It is an awesome place for hanging out during the day or night.
  • The Bass – Miami’s Beach’s Museum of Art is the perfect place to increase your horizons. Established in 1964, the museum  displays an awesome collection of John and Johanna Bass’s extensive stash. Here you will be able to see traditional beauty and analyze and question much of the artwork.
  • Jet Ski – Put away your walking shoes and sit on a Jet Ski to enjoy Miami from a whole new perspective along Biscayne Bay. It is not something for the faint of the heart but if you are ready for a ride, it is the perfect opportunity for you. It kicks off with a pontoon boat pick-up in South Beach. Make sure your eyes are always peeled open so that you can witness some fascinating wildlife and enjoy the wonderful views of Miami Beach, South Beach, and homes of wealthy Venetian islands.
  • LIV Nightclub – You will be highly inspired and impressed by the nightclub’s high-end bars and its atmosphere. Make sure your dress code is high-end and get ready for an ever-changing playlist that you will be dancing to the tunes of.
  • Speedboat Tour – Cruise all around Miami on this amazing speedboat tour. You will be able to catch a glimpse of Fisher Island and Star Island. Make sure to take enough photographs and videos that you can cherish later.
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Dining options on South Beach include way more than your average food restaurants. There is always a delicious meal to be had here within the two-mile stretch between South Pointe Park to 23rd Street. Here are some of these options listed below.

  • Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Company – It is most well-known for its cocktails, but its food menu should not be overlooked. The kitchen is open till 4 am nightly and it is located at 237 20th St Suite B, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
  • Casa Isola Osteria – This restaurant focuses on Italian dishes and is located at 1418, 20th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
  • Lucali – Since its opening more than a decade ago, it has been a hit in Miami with its pizzas and calzones. 1930 Bay Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139 is the address for Lucali.
  • True Loaf Bakery – They make some of the best croissants in Miami and other picture-perfect pastries. The address of the restaurant is 1894 Bay Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
  • Joilet – Here you can explore plenty of Seafood along with chicken paillard and seared scallops. The menu also offers French onion burgers and a variety of other seafood options including East and West Oysters and shrimp cocktails. The address for the establishment is 1209 17th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
  • Sushi Bar Miami Beach – This is one of Miami’s most unique sushi experiences inside the Esme Hotel. You can expect contemporary nigiri enhanced with ferments, salts, and condiments. The menu keeps shifting daily and the address is Esme Hotel, 1438 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.
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  • Betsy Hotel – This is a prime art-centric hotel in the heart of South Miami Beach. It is located on iconic Ocean Drive with a lot of things to do for tourists and visitors. There is a substantial number of shops, bars, restaurants, and more available right across from the hotel.
  • Local House Hotel – it is a super laid back, elegant, and heavy beach vibe hotel perfect for small or large families. You will get the best of all worlds with great pricing, accommodation, and hot spots worth visiting.

What to Wear

 The weather is quite predictable all year round, therefore you can pack accordingly. The warmest and least humid time of the year is between March and May. It is always sunny with very little rain. You should pack dresses, crop tops with pants, bathing suits, jeans, and accessories such as beach bags, sunglasses, and jewelry.

How to get there

You can get to Miami by car, plane, or train. The best way to get to South Beach Miami is to take I-95 all the way down to Collins Avenue. There are also options to take the Amtrak to Miami as well as Brightline train from Orlando.

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The Miami International Airport is just 13 miles away from South Beach Miami. Direct buses, shuttles, and ride-sharing services are available from the airport. The easiest and quickest way to get there is by taking a private taxi or Uber which should land you in South Beach in about 10 minutes. The Miami Beach Airport Flyer bus provides service between Metrorail and runs from 6 am to 11.50 pm 7 days a week. The shuttle costs $2.65 to ride. Ubers usually cost $20 to get there while private airport shuttle buses also cost about $20.

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