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Meet your guide in central South Beach at the appointed time to begin your walking tour.

Tour routes vary, but stops always include the Versace mansion, Carlyle Hotel, Tudor Hotel, 11th Street Diner, and Wolfsonian. As you walk, your guide shares stories and insider information about the history of the neighborhood and points out which of these famous building appeared in TV shows and movies.

The tour ends at 1440 Ocean Drive.

Locations visited
Little Havana
Art Deco Historic District
Art Deco Tours

South Beach is home to many of Miami’s finest examples of art deco architecture. Explore this beachside neighborhood by foot and get oriented with an expert guide. You see architectural highlights and hear stories of South Beach’s history. Plus, your guide points out buildings used in famous movies and TV shows. Choose from several departure times.

  • Get acquainted with South Beach on a guided walking tour
  • Make the most of your time by seeing the highlights on this art deco tour
  • Hear the inside scoop on life in South Beach from a local expert
  • Visit popular TV and movie filming locations
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Reviewed yesterday
Excellent Tour w/ Great Perspective

This tour was excellent! It offered a great perspective on architecture from a practical/historical lens. I say practical because it is so interesting to learn how practical factors such as economy, geography, and the media played an important role in shaping the landscape and future...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James James he's our man if he can't do it no-one can!

Have to say I wasn't massively looking forward to this...looking at buildings in hot weather is not my idea of a fab time! However, James was a revelation. So knowledgeable and clearly liked by the places he took us to with everyone in them saying...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great Tour of South Beach - Well worth the small fee

I just realized that I had not reviewed the South Beach Walking Tour. I took the tour n December two years ago and it was great. The tour guide Knows Miami Beach. He provided an interesting and informative commentary on the history, architecture and culture...More

Thank themeetingplanner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Excellent value

Great walking tour with James, who is an excellent guide. You walk around in the Art Deco district, not only on Ocean Drive, but also the streets around. The history of Miami South beach gets explained - and even our 3 kids were listening attentively....More

Thank Robert O
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile
Informative tour

Our tour with James was excellent. He was very informative and answered our questions in the Miami heat. It was interesting to learn about the architecture of South Beach. It put a whole new perspective on the scene while walking around town.

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Annette R
19 April 2018|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
Around 2 hours with pauses to look inside buildings
8 April 2018|
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Response from JoeWilcox | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps you should ask the people putting on the walking tour?
8 April 2018|
Response from BradCoach | Reviewed this property |
it's a cab ride away. Not sure exactly how long it takes though. Airport to South beach is about 35 minutes (depending on traffic and port is nearer.
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