Top 10 Miami Experiences

From a popular landmark or attraction to a must-visit restaurant or bar, uncover Miami's ultimate top 10 experiences.

Updated: March 19, 2004

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Miami Seaquarium

4400 Rickenbacker Cswy, Key Biscayne, FL 33149

South Florida's largest marine aquarium home of the original Flipper and killer whale, Lolita.


Everglades National Park

40001 State Rd 9336, Homestead, FL 33034

Groups visiting Florida can take an airboat ride through the Everglades and see alligators, birds and turtles.


Little Havana Restaurant Inc

12727 Biscayne Blvd, North Miami, FL 33181


Clevelander Hotel Miami Beach Hotels

1020 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139


The Top 10


Rusty Pelican

3201 Rickenbacker Cswy, Key Biscayne, FL 33149

Swim with dolphins at the Miami Seaquarium then enjoy a sunset seafood dinner at this Key Biscayne favorite with sweeping views of the downtown skyline.


Joe's Stone Crab

11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Get messy digging into the signature crab legs and award-winning Key lime pie here--but arrive early unless you're ready to tip big for a table.


Sun Life Stadium

2269 Dan Marino Blvd, Miami, FL 33056

Catch the World Series champs at home; tickets range from $6 to top dollar for the two field-level hot tubs.


Maximo Gomez Park

801 SW 15th Ave, Miami, FL 33135

Take in the flavor of Calle Ocho by sipping a potent Cuban coffee and challenging some elders to a game.


Shula's Steak House - Miami Lakes

7601 Miami Lakes Dr, Miami Lakes, FL 33014

Order the massive 48-ounce porterhouse steak at the original Shula's; finish it and your name will live forever, engraved on a plaque.


Biltmore Hotel Coral Gables Hotels

1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Enjoy the area's most lavish Independence Day fireworks display while taking in a poolside mojito at this National Historic Landmark.


Miami Jai-Alai

3500 NW 37th Ave, Miami, FL 33142

Enjoy a steak dinner while wagering legally on players snagging "pelotas" in their "cestas" between courses.


Venetian Pool

2701 De Soto Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Swim in the chilly spring waters where Esther Williams and Johnny Weissmuller once trained, exploring the submerged coral cavern and refreshing waterfalls.


Everglades National Park

40001 State Rd 9336, Homestead, FL 33034

Take an airboat ride over the sawgrass and past the lazy gators; if you're daring, inquire about renting a houseboat and explore at your own pace.


Clevelander Hotel Miami Beach Hotels

1020 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Play "spot the celebrity" as your stroll South Beach's trendy Ocean Drive, then grab a rum runner at this outdoor bar.