The City of Palm Beach
Palm Beach, Florida established in 1894 by a wealthy railroad owner, is one of the unique beaches in Florida. The town of Palm Beach actually is on a barrier island, with the intracoastal waterway separating the beaches from the cities of West Palm Beach and Lake Worth. Several bridges connect Palm Beach to the Mainland.
Palm Beach Has Class
This strip of 15 miles of Palm Beach invites visitors from all over the world and is lined with some of the country's most extravagant real estate. The well-kept streets and manicured landscaping are bordered with exquisite, high quality apparel stores and exclusive souvenir shops with gifts to amuse those who have everything. You will really know you are in Palm Beach when you see the distinctive fire hydrants covered in chrome and edged in shinning brass. They let you know that you have arrived somewhere special.
Destination Palm Beach
Within only a few steps, you'll find yourself on the beautiful, pristine beaches of beautiful Palm Beach. Your family will love the exciting water sports, including fishing, scuba diving and snorkeling in the warm Gulf Stream waters along Florida's Gold Coast. A favorite pastime is the incredible shopping, the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, or 18 holes in the world's finest Three Par Golf Course.
Palm Beach offers that Special Getaway
What gives Florida its character is the personality that each town offers its visitors, and Palm Beach is one of those uniquely charming places that offers a super vacation for everyone.
Some visitors can spend all their time on the beach soaking up the sun and waves, but there are plenty of amazing attractions here. Palm Beach is the beach town for the rich and famous, so if you want to "do like the locals do," then try an all day spa experience at Donald Trump's extravagant Mar-a-Lago. You will feel like a million bucks, and afterwards, you can enjoy a four-star dining experience at one of the five-star hotels in Palm Beach.
The Palm Beach Maritime Museum is fantastic, and extremely interesting. It is off the beaten track and filled with artifacts from shipwrecks from the surrounding waters. Other spots not to miss are the Palm Beach Zoo, Lion Country Safari, and the Children's Museum, the Fun Depot and Rapids Waterpark will keep the kids happy for hours. There are so many memorable things for you and your family to do while visiting Palm Beach.