Miami Riverwalk, Miami

Miami Riverwalk, Miami

The Miami Riverwalk is a promenade along the Miami River and Biscayne Bay. The Riverwalk starts at Bayfront Park and ends at US Highway 41. It offers stunning views and a quiet stroll in downtown Miami.

Views of the river include a steady stream of yachts. This is particularly true on the weekend. However, it's not just the water that makes the promenade worth a visit. There are plenty of things to see and do on land as well.

Tourists will see the Liberty Column, the Seafair Mega Yacht, and numerous open-air art installations. The beginning of the walk, at Bayfront Park, features a stunning view of the Skyviews Miami Observation Wheel. The walk is safest during the day, but the lights of Miami reflected on the water are beautiful at night.

The Riverwalk is the location of the Miami Riverwalk Festival held each November. It is a free, multicultural activity with entertainment, a children's festival, a boat parade, and food competitions.

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Miami Riverwalk on Map

Sight Name: Miami Riverwalk
Sight Location: Miami, USA (See walking tours in Miami)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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