Departing from the Deering Estate on Sunday, July 21, the Stiltsville Guided Historic Boat Tour will allow you to journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park (BNP) to the alluring Stiltsville houses and learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and BNP.
The Stiltsville tour will take you for an up close look at the village in the bay. Stiltsville is a reminder of the time when this area was known to be the playground for the wealthy. On this three-hour boat “ed-venture,” you can experience what draws people to these legendary waters. This is an experience that the whole family will enjoy.
The tour is from 1 to 4 p.m. and reservations are required. Cost is $56 per person plus tax and a processing fee. It is free for ages 4 and under. Tickets also include entrance to the Deering Estate.
The tour departing from Deering Estate is possible thanks to a partnership among Biscayne National Park, Florida National Parks Association, Deering Estate and Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department.
The Deering Estate is located at 16701 SW 72 Ave. in Palmetto Bay.