Romantic Things to Do During the Daytime in Miami, Florida

Nothing is as romantic as a Miami night, except for possibly a Miami day
Miami features more than 15 miles of beaches.Miami features more than 15 miles of beaches.
From downtown to the ocean, you and your partner will find so many ways to spice up your relationship. Whether you're an adventurous couple or simply looking to relax, in Miami you will find a romantic escapade to help keep that spark alive.


Never underestimate the sensual power of food. Pack a picnic and bring it to the beach or simply watch the scantily clad beach bodies pass by as you sip on a fruity cocktail at a beach-side cafe. And since it's daytime, reservations aren't needed. You could also opt for one of the fondue restaurants, like The Melting Pot. Dip a strawberry into a chocolate fountain and feed it to your partner. Or get really hands-on and take a Cuban cooking class. Times and classes vary, so call or check the website.

The Melting Pot

11520 Sunset Dr.

Miami, FL 33173


The Biltmore Hotel Culinary Academy

1200 Anastasia Ave.

Coral Gables, FL 33134



Surf's up in Miami, especially on Miami Beach. Stroll along the sandy coast while holding hands with your someone special. Then get in the water, rent a jet ski and ride it together, or take a snorkeling trip. Grove Scuba offers daily tours, subject to weather, so call ahead and make reservation. But even if you just want to soak up the sun, you'll find miles of white, clean beaches. And for the truly adventurous, try out Haulover Beach Park or one of the other nude beaches.

Grove Scuba

3310-A Mary St.

Miami, Florida 33133


Haulover Beach Park

10800 Collins Ave.

Bal Harbour, FL 33154

Miami Science Museum

Just because it's daytime outdoors doesn't mean it has to be indoors. Visit the Miami Science Center, where you can sit back and get cozy as you stare up at the stars on the 65-foot diameter domed projection screen in the planetarium. The projector accurately reproduces the stars and planets as seen from anywhere on Earth and beyond. Shows run daily. And if you're looking for something a little wilder, check out one of their laser shows.

Miami Science Museum

3280 South Miami Ave.

Miami, FL 33129


Winds Aloft Aviation

Soar into the air in a hot air balloon. You and your partner can share a romantic moment as you rise higher and higher in the sky. Trips start before dawn, so get up early and snuggle with your special someone as you both watch the sun rise over the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy spectacular views of Miami, the Everglades and Biscayne Bay. As of 2010, prices start at $225 per person, which includes a post-flight picnic.

Winds Aloft Aviation, Inc.

P.O. Box 451508

Miami, Florida 33245


Spa and Massage

Let's face it: Life is stressful, and it's difficult to be romantic when you're tense. For many, nothing is more relaxing than a day at the spa, where you and your special someone can just lie there and let go. Get a massage or take a mud bath. A dozen spas are located up and down the coast, especially at one of the high-end hotels. You can also rent a hotel room and slip into the hot tub.

The Grove Isle Hotel & Spa

Four Grove Isle Dr.

Coconut Grove, FL 33133


About the Author

Anthony Szpak started writing professionally in 1998 as an undergraduate. He has sold television pilots to Castlerock, FX and 20th Century Fox. He has also inked a development deal with Paramount Television and his fiction has been featured in the "Rockhurst Review" and on He received his Master of Fine Arts in fiction from Columbia University.

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