Find our picks for the best things to do in Miami!
Lincoln Road is a mile-long pedestrian mall and one of the favorite spots for outdoor activities- besides the beach, which is just a few blocks away. It maintains a fun, Miami Modern style of the past, with more than 100 shops, restaurants, bars, and cafes. You’ll notice some MiMo elements, including fountains, green spaces, and small playground-like areas for kids.
Miami Design District
The Miami Design District is a creative neighborhood and shopping destination where you can experience contemporary art design, from public art installations, designer-branded murals, as well as flagship luxury stores and chef-driven restaurants.
Perez Art Museum Miami
Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is a modern and contemporary art museum dedicated to collecting and exhibiting international art of the 20th and 21st Century. Current exhibitions explore things like post-colonial condition and Africa and African-diaspora art.
Timed tickets must be reserved online in advance of visits, so the museum doesn’t feel crowded. Don’t miss a swing in the sculpture garden on the hammock-like net swings overlooking Biscayne Bay!
South Pointe Park
A wide-open waterfront park with kid-friendly playgrounds, staggering views of cruise ships, stellar people-watching, and a place for pups.
While it’s technically just a city park, the spot offers more than benches and pretty palm trees. There’s beach access, a fishing area, kid-friendly playgrounds, interactive water features, paved sidewalks for jogging, biking, and skateboarding, and a place for pups.
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
A national landmark, the Vizcaya is a living museum of old-school European design.
The waterfront home’s many treasures include more than 2500 antique art objects and furnishings. 10 acres of immaculately landscaped gardens and 25 acres of endangered forest lands. There are a lot of corners to turn and furniture to browse, you wouldn’t want to miss one inch, so plan your visit accordingly.
Wynwood Arts District
Known for its colorful murals, Wynwood is one of the most famous districts in Miami. Wynwood Walls is an outdoor museum where street artists showcase their large-scale works.
This area is full of eclectic restaurants, bars, and shops and it offers visitors countless opportunities to enjoy the best of contemporary art, whether in galleries or simply on the street, colorful murals make it a go-to place for Instagrammers.
If you are looking to do a day trip, Key largo is a great option! It is the first and northernmost of the Florida Keys, only an hour’s drive from Nuvo Suites and Miami International Airport.
There are many activities to choose from while visiting the keys, such as scuba diving, snorkeling, sport fishing, eco-tours, beaches, and dolphin encounter programs. You may also visit the Coral Reef State Park and the Everglades National Park.
Accommodations in the Keys tend to be costly, we recommend basing yourself in Miami and enjoying the island during the day.