Discovering West Palm Beach: A Guide for Unforgettable Adventures
Best activities in West Palm Beach
Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens:
Public Library Adventures:
Getting around WPB
You can us the Downtown trolley which is complimentary to explore and enjoy the area. Video http://instagram.com/p/ouEuRBqq0_/
For other activities in WPB, check what is available.
Museum of History Exploration:
The exhibition of the people of the water gives a thorough insight into the live of the Indigenous people living here before the colonization by the Spanish
Site dating from AD 700 – 1500
Fact: Florida’s native people fled Spanish rule and got refuge in Cubs facts on #florida at the people of the water exhibition
Norton Museum of Art Exploration
Come to think about it… First selfies where made by Dutch painters. Here S van Hoogstraten self-portrait (on the pic below, left side)
Masterpiece looted during WWII, titled King Pyrrhus is among the works of art (pic below, right side)
Among the exhibitions, you find the exhibition on Chinese art, depicting most important dynasties and periods if history. Chinese were wine connoisseurs, as it was customary to have 6 types of wine made of rice, millet and sorghum.
The chinese exhibition at Norton Museum of art hasover 100 examples of carved jade from the 18th and 19th c,
African Adventure at Lion Country Safari
Have your camera at hand! You will find a myriad of great picture opportunities
A leader in conservation and actively involved in species survival programs, it strives to ensure genetic diversity and sustainability. And so, we drove inside the park through the different preserved and a succession of encounters with animals we had never seen up-close.
At Kalahari bushveldt a dry plateau on southwest Africa Video: http://instagram.com/p/o5sBuvqq-6/
Asiatic water buffalo up close! The African adventure at lion Country safari @visitflorida
The GIR forest, well known national park located on Gujarat India, the lion Country safari video: http://instagram.com/p/o5p08_qq8m/
Awww! Cuteness to the max!
Peanut Island Paradise
Everglades Thrill at Sawgrass
Embark on a full-day tour to feel the exhilaration of the Everglades at Sawgrass. It may take some time to get there by car, but the journey is worth it. Witness the unique ecosystem, encounter wildlife, and immerse yourself in the untamed beauty of the Everglades.
Our half-hour tour allowed us to admire some pretty amazing views and very dramatic scenery as there was an imminent storm and that made the scenery even more special.
We stopped to get some explanations on our tour. Three types of grass are part of the Everglades ecosystem. cattails which contain aloe vera
Everglades fact: Seminole Indians lived here and used them for band-aids, and wove them to hold together the roofs
Tip: buy your tickets in advance with Groupon
After the tour we went to the wildlife exhibit which allowed visitors to admire not only gators and crocodiles and learn more about them, but also other species to create awareness of the importance of taking care of the environment and our important role.
We had a Knowledgeable guide that showed us the behavior of gators, there is no risk unless you step on them or get close. They defend their territory but there are very few fatalities. Less than the ones caused by cows!
– they eat very little
– they go for small prey
Sawgrass Outlets for Shopaholics
Beach Bliss at Boynton Beach:
Relaxing by the pool
Where to stay in West Palm Beach
- The Breakers Palm Beach: Experience luxury at its finest at The Breakers Palm Beach. This historic resort offers opulent accommodations, world-class amenities, and breathtaking ocean views. Immerse yourself in elegance and enjoy access to the private beach, championship golf courses, and exquisite dining options. Book The Breakers Palm Beach
- Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa: Indulge in a sophisticated retreat at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa. Nestled along the pristine shores, this five-star resort boasts stylish rooms, a serene spa, and impeccable service. With multiple dining options and a stunning pool area, Eau Palm Beach promises a blend of relaxation and refined luxury. Book Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa
- Hilton West Palm Beach: For a contemporary and convenient stay, Hilton West Palm Beach is an excellent choice. Located in the heart of downtown, this hotel offers modern rooms, a rooftop pool with city views, and proximity to popular attractions. Enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of CityPlace just steps away. Book Hilton West Palm Beach
Book a tour
West Palm Beach is a coastal city, and booking a tour will ease communication barriers and avoid the hassles of planning and logistics in this big city and area in Florida. Book ahead your tour in WPB here.
- Private Peanut Island Boat & Snorkel Tour: Dive into a personalized aquatic adventure with a Private Peanut Island Boat & Snorkel Tour. Cruise the clear waters, explore underwater wonders, and relax on the pristine beaches of Peanut Island. Create unforgettable memories on this exclusive excursion. Book Private Peanut Island Tour
- Palm Beach: Sightseeing Catamaran Cruise: Sail away on a Sightseeing Catamaran Cruise along the scenic coast of Palm Beach. Marvel at the opulent mansions, enjoy the sea breeze, and soak in the stunning views of the city skyline. This leisurely cruise provides a unique perspective of Palm Beach’s beauty. Book Sightseeing Catamaran Cruise
- Downtown Food Tour: Delight your taste buds with a Downtown Food Tour, exploring the culinary gems of West Palm Beach. From local favorites to hidden gems, this guided tour takes you on a gastronomic journey through the vibrant downtown area. Discover the flavors that make West Palm Beach a culinary hotspot. Book Downtown Food Tour
After our shopping spree at Sawgrass, we went to meet cousin Fernando, his wife, and son at Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale. We found a nice restaurant ideally located by the seaside called Cafe del Mar, offering tasty seafood, 2×1 cocktails, and live entertainment.
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