A city in the American state of Florida, Fort Lauderdale has always been known for its beautiful beaches and amazing art. As well as some cool Art Galleries and Museums this destination is less than an hour away from one of Floridas biggest cities, Miami! In this article, we are going to help you pick the best Paddle Boarding areas/routes in Fort Lauderdale.
Best SUP spot in Fort Lauderdale
Venice of America– Although this is not an individual spot, it is probably the most famous SUP route in the whole of Florida. Sunrise Paddleboards offer this amazing trip; starting at Barrier Island and finishing at the Las Olas waterfront this is a once in a lifetime opportunity for any tourists to see Fort Lauderdale from a unique point of view whilst taking a relaxing yet exhausting paddle around some beautiful destinations.
Fort Lauderdale Beach– Coming in at number 11 on Trip Advisors ‘best beaches in America’ list there is no doubt that this isn’t a place to be missed. There are many local SUP rent shops should you not have your own board and most of these will also provide lessons given you book in advance. Whilst you are upon your SUP you can take in the stunning view of the city as well as be able to look down to the ocean bed through the crystal clear water. You may need to mentally prepare for the ultimate relaxation on one of Americas best beaches. If you get too hot there is a wide selection of bars and restaurants on the beach front, the ideal place to grab a refreshment and catch some shade!
Paddle board tours in Fort Lauderdale
We don’t normally recommend companies but we feel as if one in Fort Lauderdale deserved a special mention as they provide some fantastic services and are clearly impressing their customers day in day out. Sunrise Paddleboards offer many different tours of the local areas as well as Lessons, Sunrise, and Sundown session and for experienced paddlers a tour of Whisky Creek. Make sure you book in advance otherwise you may not be able to get a spot!
Here’s a selection of SUP shops and SUP hire places in Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale is an awesome place to go Paddle Boarding with some cool spots and enthusiastic family ran businesses all competing to give you the best possible SUP experience. Make sure you remember the Sun Cream and a bottle of water if you plan to be on your board for a while! We hope this article has made it easier for you to pick a place to go paddling in this beautiful city.