Water Taxis on the Intracoastal Waterway!

If you are looking for things to do in Fort Lauderdale, consider taking a Water Taxi tour on the Intracoastal Waterway. Here are some fun facts about the Intracoastal Waterway that you may not know… ~ The Intracoastal Waterway is about 3,000 miles long and allows waterborne traffic to travel from New England to Texas with limited open ocean exposure. ~ On the east coast in particular, pleasure boaters heading south for the winter rely on the¬†Intracoastal Waterway¬†to avoid the notorious waters the North Atlantic and around Cape Hatteras in particular. In fact boats can travel from Cape May, NJ to Southern Florida completely in protected waters, never venturing out into the open ocean. ~ The Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi provides transportation and sightseeing along the Intracoastal Waterway and the New River extending north and south about 10 miles through Fort Lauderdale, Dania and Hollywood.

The Intracoastal Waterway from the Water Taxi Fiesta in Hollywood, Florida.

View from the Water Taxi of Port everglades on the Intracoastal waterway.

Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale offers large ships deep water access to the Intracoastal Waterway

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