If you’re a tourist visiting Fort Lauderdale or a local looking for Fort Lauderdale staycation ideas, the Water Shuttle, Fort Lauderdale’s newest water taxi service, has you covered! Now through August 31, 2016, passengers will have the opportunity to purchase an all-day hop on hop off pass on the Water Shuttle (regularly $20) and a Riverfront Cruise ticket (regularly $23) including a complimentary beer, wine or soda for $35.


“Sightseeing out on the water, Fort Lauderdale’s natural highway system, is a fun and enjoyable carefree experience,” said Karly Young, Operations Manager. “At Marine Hospitality, we offer various shuttle, cruising and charter services – so our customers can enjoy a hop on hop off type service to get to the beach and to lunch during the day and then have a river cruise experience in the evening, all for an affordable price.”


The Water Shuttle operates the bright hot pink boats that travel to eight different stops and one whistle stop along Fort Lauderdale’s New River and Intracoastal Waterway. Shuttles operate daily 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The 1.5 hour Riverfront Cruise, operates daily at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.


Customers may purchase tickets onboard the Water Shuttle or at the Water Shuttle and Riverfront Cruise kiosk located on the Riverwalk (located in Riverfront) at 300 SW 1st Avenue, Fort Lauderdale FL 33301. Online ticket purchases for this promotion are not available at this time.