A Florida private yacht vacation offers both entertainment and relaxation amongst famous beaches, fine dining and shopping and breath-taking natural beauty. Florida’s close proximity to the Bahamas also makes it a fantastic starting off point for a Caribbean private yacht charter.
Florida provides the perfect charter destination with endless sandy beaches, a unique marine life and a cosmopolitan culture for everyone to enjoy.
Fort Lauderdale is sometimes called the Venice of America With its extensive system of canals and stretching beyond that is the natural beauty of the famous Florida Keys and Key West. Miami is home to a wide variety of hip bars and restaurants to the museums and art galleries of the famous Design District. The renowned South Beach continues to attract the wealthy and beautiful whilst the sheltered waters of the Intracoastal Waterway are ideal for big game fishing.
Florida boasts a pleasant year-round climate. The official hurricane season is from the beginning of June to the end of November. Winter charter vacations are ideal from December to March and spring is the perfect time to explore the West Coast or the Gulf Coast before the hurricane season.
Florida is a state in the south-eastern region of the United States, bordered to the west by the Gulf of Mexico, to the north by Alabama and Georgia, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south by the Straits of Florida. The state capital is Tallahassee and the largest metropolitan area is the Miami metropolitan area. Much of the state is at or near sea level with the highest point 105m and the average 30m and is characterised by sedimentary soil. The climate varies from subtropical in the north to tropical in the south.
Languages : English 73%, Spanish 19%
Area : Total 170,304 km2
Population : 19,552,000
Currency : American Dollar ($)
Florida Yacht Charter “Must Do”
Florida is home to year-round sunshine and pristine beaches. The whole family can enjoy the world’s most famous theme parks such as Disneyland, the Kennedy Space Center and great shopping and premium entertainment. The Miami International Boat Show is one of the biggest annual events in February where you can admire around 3,000 luxurious yachts.
Florida Yacht Charter Tourist Information
Foreign visitors who wishes to enter the United States must first obtain a visa except countries participating in the Visa Waiver Program.
Click on link for more info: travel.state.gov
Your nearest US Embassy: https://www.usembassy.gov/
Health and Safety Advice
Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL)
Key West International Airport (EYW)
Miami International Airport (MIA)
Flight time from UK: 8-9 hours
Autumn is the best time to visit Florida when it’s comfortably warm and the main attractions are less busy. Florida is called the Sunshine State and you can expect hot, sunny days for most of the year with particularly hot and humid summer months. Average temperatures are in the low 30°C.