Lighthouses of Biscayne Bay Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

After departing from Deering Estate, a Biscayne National Park Ranger guides you on a journey through Biscayne Bay to see the iconic Cape Florida, Fowey Rocks, and Boca Chita lighthouses and learn about the history that surrounds them. You cut though the alluring Stiltsville and go to Boca Chita Key to get up close to […]

$70

Birds of Biscayne Boat Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Departing from Deering Estate, this three hour tour will allow you to view the birds of Biscayne National Park while guided by a Deering Estate Naturalist. You journey through Biscayne Bay to locations such as Fowey Rocks, Soldier Key, and Boca Chita in search of the various species of birds found in Biscayne National Park. […]

$70

Herp Tour

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Join Deering Estate naturalist on a ‘Herp Tour’ throughout the property’s restricted natural areas. This program offers a chance to understand our reptilian and amphibious neighbors in wild and urban habitats. The event begins with a “sneak peek” of Deering Estate’s live captive herp specimens. Participants will be granted the opportunity to observe some of […]

$15

Boca Chita Key Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, this three hour tour will allow you to experience Biscayne National Park in a new light! Guided by a Biscayne National Park Ranger, guests will journey through Biscayne Bay to see Boca Chita Island and learn about the history […]

$56

Stiltsville Guided Bay Cruise

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Journey through the northern most parts of Biscayne National Park by the alluring historic Stiltsville Houses and learn about the rich history of this area of Miami and Biscayne National Park. Departing from the Deering Estate on the Pelican Skipper, a comfortable riding 45 foot Corinthian catamaran, Stiltsville tours will take you for an up-close […]

$56

Fathers Day Fishing Cruise – Sold Out!

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Celebrate Father’s Day with a cruise on Biscayne Bay! Throughout the year, Pontoon Boat Tours are offered on the Pelican Island Skipper, a 45-foot Corinthian Catamaran. This trip will depart from Deering Estate at 1:00 PM and return at 4:00 PM for a three hour, catch & release fishing trip. It is encouraged for guests […]

$45

Butterfly Walk

16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

The Deering Estate is home to several rarely seen species of butterflies. Guests will explore various habitats in search of the Ruddy Daggerwing, Dina Yellow, & Atala as well as the nearly 40 species of butterflies that are onsite. Join us on a guided tour though their favorite spots on the Estate. Butterfly Walks are […]

Historic Ghost Tour

Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Explore the history of the Deering Estate and step into the past on a Ghost Tour. Our guides will share stories of historic events, insights into previous inhabitants and the record of paranormal activity experienced by visitors and staff. Walking the same paths that Indigenous People, Miami's early settlers, and even Charles Deering have walked […]

$40

Nature Preserve Tours – Daily, October through May

16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami

Staff Guided Nature Preserve Tour are offered once daily at 12:30pm, October through May. All guests, including Deering Estate Foundation Members, are required to sign-up at the Main Gate before the tour begins in order to ensure their space. Space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first- serve basis.  The Nature Preserve Tour […]