Summer in South Florida presents the perfect opportunity to take the boat out for the day, drop anchor, and enjoy the clear waters and cooling trade winds we’re famous for. Here are our top recommendations for spending a day on the water


In Jupiter, you can experience beautiful beaches, luxury amenities and an easygoing lifestyle. Take the family on a turtle hatchling walk, hike or bike the many park and beach trails, paddle a kayak along the Loxahatchee River or climb the Jupiter Lighthouse for the view.

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Palm Beach

Home to America's rich and famous (Donald Trump, Jimmy Buffett, Howard Stern and James Patterson, to name a few) for nearly a century, West Palm Beach provides the most luxurious version of the relaxing Floridian lifestyle.

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Delray Beach

As one of South Florida's most popular and family-friendly beach destinations, charming Delray Beach's 2-mile stretch of sand and typically calm, sapphire waters promise a relaxing getaway. The town's relatively small size -- its main drag, Atlantic Avenue, is only a few blocks long -- means it's easy to traverse on foot, which is the best way to enjoy Delray's galleries, boutiques, restaurants and bars.

Things to do in Delray Beach

Boca Raton

Boca Raton, familiarly known to locals by its first name "Boca," truly has it all. Boca Raton is a city on Florida’s southeastern coast, known for its golf courses, parks and beaches. Charter with South Florida Yacht Rental and pick a day tour at Boca Raton.

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Ft. Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is a city on Florida's southeastern coast, known for its beaches and boating canals. It's lined with upscale outdoor restaurants, bars, boutiques and luxury hotels. Other attractions include the International Swimming Hall of Fame, with pools and a museum of memorabilia, and Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, featuring trails and a lagoon.

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A destination for shopping, golf and fine dining, Aventura hugs the Intracoastal Waterway making for a picturesque destination.

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Miami Downtown

Take a number of diverse cultures, add a strong dose of the arts and a splash of ocean water, and you have Miami. Looking at the fantastic art museums and the blossoming gastronomical scene, you might find it hard to believe that just a century ago, this colorful Floridian city was covered in swampland.

Things to do in Miami Downtown

Miami Beach

Miami Beach is where a mix of cultures, residents and travelers mingle. A wide variety of people – including waifish models, amateur architecture critics, distinguished seniors and sun-seeking families – enjoy the renowned shores of "America's Riviera." North Miami Beach is where you'll find the kid-friendliest beaches and the most affordable restaurants and hotels. Less than 10 miles away are the galleries, museums and theaters of Greater Miami.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Key Biscayne

A trip to the Miami area isn’t complete without a stop in South Beach. Now, add Key Biscayne to the list of must-sees while in the area. From sunny beaches to the Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne offers all the allure of south Florida on a tiny sliver of land.

Things to do in Key Biscayne