Since 1967, this drive-through wildlife preserve has been entertaining visitors. Today it also include a camping ground and a walk-through amusement park and is truly a blast for all ages. Explore the wide variety of animal species (over 900 animals) and take a selfie with them.
Since opening in 1992, Kravis Center has been entertaining its crowed with performing arts. Each season it presents more than 350 performances, with headline acts such as “Mamma Mia”. Check out the calendar and be part of a cultural event, which is worth of your time.
A perfect spot for the family, the South Florida Science Museum is comprised of hands-on exhibits, The McGinty Aquariums and The Marvin Dekelboum Planetarium. The aquarium displays a living coral reef, sharks, and alligators in tanks as large as 900 gallons. On the other hand, the Marvin Dekelboum Planetarium offers 360-degree presentations, earning it the title of one of the most tech-forward planetariums in the United States.
This 22-acre tropical zoological garden is a small yet cozy zoo and a well spent 3-hour afternoon. Because of its size, it feels more like a stroll through a beautiful park. The variety of events which are being organized keep all the visitors involved and promise one incomparable experience. When the heat index rises, jump in the fountain for relief.
Beside concerts with national award-winning recording artists, this open-air venue hosts festivities and other special family events throughout the year. Situated along the visually stunning Flagler Drive Waterfront with a green soft area, making it a perfect spot for picnic while enjoying the events.
Norton Museum of Art is a museum where the impressive collection of different periods and styles attracts many visitors all the year round. Displaying some of the biggest names of art, like Picasso, Brancusi, Matisse, they all have a special place here. Tours are organized to give you even more comprehensive insight of some of the most famous art masterpieces.
West Palm Beach Airboat Rides invites you on a boat trip through the Florida Everglades and is an exciting family adventure. Besides, great entertainment, you will also get a useful and informative knowledge about the flora and fauna in the region. One of the biggest attractions on this boat trip, which you will encounter, is the American crocodile.
Jim Abernethy's Scuba Adventures gives you the opportunity to explore all the underwater world of West Palm Beach has to offer. The favorable diving conditions in the region and the diversity of species make the whole adventure one of its kinds. This is something all scuba diving lovers will truly appreciate and it is an experience to remember.
Have you ever wanted to fly? Now you have the chance to do it. Raise up your adrenaline and do some skydiving with the help of the Skydive Palm Beach experts. If you want to surprise someone with an unusual gift but you don’t have the right idea, then take the person to tandem skydive and fly away together.
Inaugurated in 2017, The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches arena is a modern sport facility, which West Palm Beach is proud of. You can enjoy numerous options of both sport and non-sport events, for example, baseball games as well as concerts and festivals. The complex possess all the necessary amenities to make your stay top notch.
Mounts Botanical Garden is the largest public botanical garden in the Palm Beaches and a real pearl in the area. Take a walk around the garden and admire the huge variety of plants and trees. The plenty of shady places allow you to make yourself comfortable and take it all in.
Apoxee Wilderness Trail is a great place for people who love to walk in the nature and let their mind wander. The trail is easily accessible and boasts very good conditions for outdoor activities, such as hiking, trekking, cycling. You will be also witness of a variety of wildlife, like birds, rabbits, alligators. Explore this oasis of tranquility and relax in unison with the fresh air of the area.
No matter if, you are into golf sport or you just want to spend your free time in a quality golf club, Ironhorse Country Club welcomes you warmly. The complex itself exudes a sense of subtle luxury and the adjacent facilities, like the fitness center and the swimming pool, combined with the extravagant events which take place frequently, complement the sense of style and comfort.
Get to know the city while riding a Segway, the perfect balance between fun and adventure. The Segway tour around West Palm Beach guarantees a lot of entertainment, which will turn into a memorable experience. This is a very comfortable and funny way to explore the town, but also to find some hidden spots while having a fantastic time.
Brick walls, low lighting and intimate atmosphere add charm to this legendary steakhouse with premium food. From prime to chateaubriand, all the cuts are dried and aged in-house, a process they have been using since the 1970's making it the perfect place to enjoy a classic, succulent steak meal that will just melt in your mouth.
Queen of Sheeba is a restaurant which serves exotic Ethiopian food in a nice and relaxed ambiance with fantastic décor. No matter if you are vegetarian or you just want to increase your intake of vegetables, you can definitely count on this restaurant. There are beverages for every thirst, featuring also the authentic Ethiopian beer.
At Il Bellagio you will have one memorable dining experience as you can find rich in flavor meals, like the favorite classics, pasta and pizza and continue with fish, chicken and meat options. Enjoy the outdoor seating with the beautiful views over the CityPlace.
Kabuki Sushi Thai Tapas is for the lovers of the Japanese and Thai goodies as well as for those who would like to discover the more original Asian cuisine. Besides sushi, other Asian dishes are also offered, like specialties of meat, fish, and vegetables. The restaurant features an option to order online. Try this exotic satiating food which will energize you.
Havana Restaurant is a real pearl which brings with itself the original and authentic taste of the Cuban cuisine. Here you can have one real delight which is expressed in food for the soul. A mandatory addition to the rich collection of soups, chicken and meat meals are the drinks, including the popular Sangria.
Pistache is a French restaurant where you can enjoy attentively prepared and delicately served meals. This is further supported by the fact that the bistro is awarded "Best service" by the Palm Beach Post. The menu features variety of lunch and dinner meals including salads, soups, seafood and much more.
The Chickpea serves well-selected healthy Mediterranean food. You can try the organic, vegan meals and also get your protein doze by having a bite of the meat options. Beverages, like tea and juice are also featured in the menu and what gives you a guarantee for freshness is the fact that everything is homemade.
Table 427 offers contemporary Mexican cuisine with innovative modern twists. The concept of the establishment is to surprise its visitors with newly prepared meals, served with quality and style. For starters, it is the octopus dish that stands out including dishes like grilled watermelon salad and for main dish, there are mouthwatering dishes like Kale and Wild Mushrooms Tacos and Lobster Tacos to choose from. The fresh food make the whole Mexican experience top-notch.
Your Greek Cousin can turn into your best friend. The moment you cross the restaurant’s threshold you become enchanted by the flavorful food. Greek salad, tzatziki, falafel pita, subs and wraps are all included in the menu. Last but not least, there is a fine selection of desserts made according to traditional Greek recipes and for all coffee lovers there is Greek iced coffee frappe to enjoy.
Johan's Joe is a place where you can taste seafood salad on toast, the classic Swedish meatballs, the famous Swedish pastries and many other Nordic meals. The restaurant offers a quiet ambiance and it is a great choice if you want to have an afternoon break, also known as “Fika”.
Iberia Bar & Grill gives you the opportunity to taste the Portuguese cuisine. Soups, shrimp dishes, ribs and steaks are prepared in refined Iberian style. Charcoal fire-grilled chicken with piri-piri is one of the dishes that should not be missed and which can perfectly be accompanied by a glass of quality Portuguese wine.
Belle & Maxwell's offers classic American cuisine including creative meals like prosciutto and melon salad that will appeal to every taste. Step outside and enjoy the pleasant atmosphere of the garden patio. Experienced in creating unique and personalized events, the restaurant is ready to host yours as well and turn them into a memorable ones.
Serenity Garden Teahouse is a lovely place which will adore you with its inspired menu which features sandwiches, salads, desserts and, of course, tea. High Tea is served any time of the day with a 24-hour reservation. The ambience is quaint and cozy - a place guests will want to linger.
Napoleon Bakery is a nice place to visit if you are after some pastries and savory snacks. Cakes, pies, donunts, bread pudding are all included in the menu and apart from that, you should also try their tapas or the bakery's signature item called the Napple (a crumbly pastry turnover with a filling). Does it sound tempting? Hurry up and get your flavor of the day!
Paris Bakery & Café has prepared for you crunchy sandwiches, savory crepes, fresh salads and irresistible croissants. If you want to eat them in the French way, you must take a strong and flavorful coffee. The cafe offers indoor and outdoor seating and no matter when you come you will have the chance to experience the French magic.
The coffee is the star here, Subculture Coffee roast their own coffee every morning to make sure to get that perfect taste and freshness. The creative and relaxed setting make the cafe the perfect option for a lunch break, serving everything from salads and deli meals. Everyone who is interested in good coffee should definitely pay a visit here.
Tulipan Bakery & Cafe is a place to visit if you are looking for pastries delights. Ham croquettes, spinach pies are just few of the treats which just melt in your mouth. The cakes impress with their different forms and decorations and make you want to keep them untouched for a long time and at the same time to satisfy your cravings as soon as possible.
Harold's Coffee Lounge is a place where you can enjoy very high-class drinks and the local coffee and tea lovers just love it. The establishment offers outdoor seating and it is a very good option for a meeting at any time of the day. The cafe hosts regular events, which will make your stay even more exciting.
Tropical Bakery is the place where you can try the real Cuban taste, expressed in pastry, sandwiches, coffee and desserts which are all well executed. If you want to impress your family and friends, you can rely on the establishment to prepare the perfect surprise.
Palm Beach Bagel is a lovely spot where the main food temptation, as you can guess, are the bagels and you will find an amazing variety of them. The garden fresh salads are also among the favourites because of the remarkable dressing. The establishment is a very good choice to stop by for both breakfast and lunch or just grab something if you are in a hurry.
This Is It Cafe offers large selection of sandwiches and light lunch options, like omelets. Here almost everything is being prepared on the spot and one of the biggest temptations is the irresistible aroma coming from the Blueberry Pancakes and the Belgian waffles. The healthy and fresh grapefruit, tomato, apple and cranberry juices are also some of the yummy options to choose from.
Brimming with bustling activity, this bar is always busy and popular. The rear glass wall behind the bar lets patrons view the vast wine selection, which offers vintages at all price points. The menu focuses on grilled seafood and meats. City Bar is a seductive meeting place, great for a date.
This century old waterfront house-turned-restaurant can be reached by boat or car and with its Reggae bands’ tunes it attracts many patrons. Bright pink shutters and lime green accents make the exterior impossible to miss and add to its wacky charm. Tables line the dock, making it a perfect place to chill for the evening. Service is efficient and friendly.
For the past decade, Respectable has been a mainstay in the Clematis area. Most evenings, DJ’s spin electronic and industrial music for a youthful crowd. The dance club and live music venue attracts an alternative crew. Unwind with your friends in this cool place and enjoy the positive vibe.
Fashionable and hip, this bar is always busy and full of nice and cool people, and the entertainment is on a high level. Enjoy the selection of over 25 types of martinis while you dance to live bands. If the hunger kicks in, they have some amazing sushi too. Follow the upcoming events and get ready for a party.
For authentic dishes like lamb stew and shepherds pie and to share a pint with friends both new and old, come over to O’Shea’s. Located conveniently in downtown, this traditional pub, both in décor and attitude, will keep you smiling. Check out the new outdoor beer garden.
Copper Blues is the ideal example of what you tend to associate with a pub. The delicious food including chicken nachos, ribs and the quality drinks among which the wide beer selection, promise one great night out. Add to that some of the coolest rock and blues groups which are performing regularly and you can be sure that this is the place to be.
Blue Martini is becoming a point of attraction for all West Palm Beach visitors and it is a lovely place for a glass of martini, wine or champagne. The high-class sound system and the impressive multimedia contribute to a great party experience. The trendy spot is a good option for organizing your private event and you can be sure that your friends will give a gasp of surprise.
Village Pub & Grub is definitely worth checking out for a delicious meal and couple of drinks. The bar offers sandwiches, burgers, handcrafted flatbreads and the highlight of the beverages is the mimosa cocktail. Live music on Saturday and live DJ on Sunday only adds to a positive vibe and creates good memories.
Rumbass Nightclub is the spot where the real entertainment never ends. When the DJ takes his place behind the booth, a pretty wild party usually ensues with lots of dancing. The club is the perfect option for having some fun whether it is to celebrate your birthday, for bachelor party or just a night out with some friends.
Renegades is your perfect match if you are looking for delicious chicken wings, burgers, sandwiches or a yummy apple crumb pie. The hand-crafted cocktails also worth a try and last but not least, the stage in the venue continues to be the hottest scene for one of the most talented performers which means that the entertainment is guaranteed.
If you want to get rid of the noisy, tense and breathless everyday life then Hookah Me Up is something which might intrigue you. The establishment offers wide range of exotic hookahs with unique flavors mixes. Get a drink from the well-stocked bar and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere.
Camelot is an iconic club which guarantees comfort and entertainment every time you visit it. It is a semi-private club and you need to apply for a membership in order to get access to the most exclusive offers. Varied, seasonal craft cocktails, wines, seafood and pleasant lounge music make the whole experience a stylish one.
Located at the ever-growing downtown entertainment district, The Pawn Shop offers a great combination of varied music and tasty drinks in a retro but yet a modern vibe. Top DJs from across the country are spinning some great music hits with the state-of-the-art sound equipment, making it a perfect place to dance the night away. If you prefer more of a relaxing time, then pick your favorite cocktail and mingle in the lounge area.
This outdoor Mediterranean-style shopping mecca is responsible for breathing new life into a formerly sleepy downtown location. Great restaurants abound such as Cheesecake Factory, Legal Seafoods and City Cellar Wine Bar and Grill. Enjoy stores such as Anthropologie, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, FAO Schwartz and Pottery Barn.
If Rodeo Drive-type shopping is more your speed, then Worth Avenue will surely not disappoint. Gucci, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Armani and others make this a posh, “best of the best” experience. Nestled between South Ocean Boulevard and Coconut Row, Worth Avenue is made up of more than 200 boutiques.
This quaint district features many places for entertainment and leisure. Over 50 shops, boutiques, more than 30 restaurants and many nightclubs are scattered around the area. The district is located in the heart of downtown, near the Intracoastal waterfront and it is perfect for a day out.
Conveniently located, close to the city center, Palm Beach Outlets is a big outdoor shopping center. What makes it such a big interest for the visitors are the many shopping options, including brands like Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, Ann Taylor Factory Store, and Brooks Brothers Factory Store. Get ready for one amazing shopping experience and find the best discounts.
Once you get in Bulk Candy Store, it is hard to resist the well-selected range of sweets. Candy bars, candy sticks, bubblegum, jelly beans are just few of the sweet temptations which beckon you enticingly. Try the old-fashioned candies which will get you back in your childhood.
Find a hand carved bracelet, made in a hut in Bali, at Wanderer Bracelets. You can choose between different shapes and accents - from simple models to striking ones. The collection of beautiful bracelets includes shark tooth bracelet, lotus bracelet, feather bracelet, as well as interpretations of classic symbols.
Legacy Place is another shopping pearl in West Palm Beach and you can be sure you will find the latest shopping trends. Women, men, children outfit stores including accessories stores, health and beauty salons, eateries are here to make your visit a pleasant experience as well as enjoyable.
Northwood Village is a very good option for those who like to spend their time in quiet place. The area is perfect for having a walk, visit some shops, craft and antique stores as well as art galleries. You can also combine your tour with grabbing a bite at one of the restaurants nearby.
West Palm Beach GreenMarket is a local market which is characterized by the numerous stalls and vendors who sell local produce, including fruits, vegetables, baked goods, dairy products, fresh seafood and much more. If you are looking for healthy and locally grown goods, then this is the right place.
Located in the Breakers resort, this shopping center features some of the world´s most recognized brands. Here you will find high fashion stores like Guerlain and Polo Ralph Lauren including cosmetics, children’s apparel and gourmet treats as well as sports and beach essentials.
Downtown at the Gardens should be your next stop in your shopping experience. The shopping center is a place where you can find many hit offers, a variety of goods like women, men and children´s apparel, beauty products, housewares and multiple services. Except shopping, the center offers other enjoyable activities for a really fulfilling time. The center invites you to frequently organized events, like theatres and concerts.
Do you like comics and superheroes? Then this is the right place for you. Past Present Future helps the comic books fans in their search for the brand new titles. The constantly updated collection of comics ignite the curiosity among all the readers. You can also find role playing games, action figures and toys.
Citizens of the Schengen countries, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and the Kingdom of Brunei can visit the United States for up to 90 days without applying for a visa (as well as citizens of Andorra, Lichtenstein, Monaco and San Marino). Citizens of these countries must obtain an ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) before traveling. All other travelers must obtain a visa before visiting the United States. International travelers need a passport that is valid for at least 3 months after the end of their intended trip in order to enter the country.
Palm Beach International Airport is the main airport serving the West Palm Beach area. There are three main terminals, serving a variety of airlines, including domestic carriers Continental, American, JetBlue, Delta, Southwest, AirTran, Spirit, and US Airways, as well as Air Canada. The airport is located only 2 1/2 miles west of downtown West Palm Beach. It is also adjacent to Interstate 95, which travelers can use to reach surrounding cities like Boca Raton or Fort Lauderdale. In addition to various rental car options and taxis, there is also bus, rail, and Amtrak service to nearby surrounding areas. All ground transportation services are situated on Level One.
West Palm Beach can be enjoyed any time of the year, thanks the subtropical climate. But, to avoid the hottest temperatures and biggest crowds, the best time to visit are at the end of spring (April to May) and the beginning of fall (September to October). However, Florida´s hurricane season comes in fall, so during this period, the weather can be an issue, but nothing you should worry about since overly destructive hurricanes hardly hit Florida. The summer season is related with very hot temperatures and high humidity but the hotel rates are lower during this period while December to February is the high season, making West Palm Beach to even more expensive to visit although the humidity is down during this period making the weather more pleasant.
Palm Tran - Palm Beach County’s public bus transportation offers frequent and convenient services throughout Palm Beach County. At the bus stops, you will find the route numbers and travel direction. You pay your ticket when boarding on the bus; just make sure you have the exact change. There are also 31-day unlimited ride passes, which are available for purchase at Palm Tran Connection. The Tri-Rail service provides transportation between West Palm Beach and Miami, with stops at many locations. The Palm Beach International Airport is accessible by Tri-Rail from the West Palm Beach Tri-Rail station, located at 203 South Tamarind Avenue. A Palm Tran shuttle carries passengers to/from the Tri-Rail station to PBIA. When using Tri-Rail, you will need a loaded EASY Card with the right fare product, or a valid paper ticket. Passes and tickets can be bought at all Tri-Rail stations. Make sure to have a valid ticket before boarding, since no tickets are sold on-board on the train. (www.tri-rail.com)