Boynton Beach is a lively seaside resort set on South Florida's sun-kissed coastline, offering lively nightlife, beautiful beaches, fantastic sport fishing and local dive sites. Venture inland to explore Florida's wildlife-rich Everglades wetlands.
Things to do in Boynton Beach
Sunbathe on Oceanfront Park Beach, which features golden sand and a grassy foreshore. The beach also offers beach chair rentals, barbecue pits, picnic tables and lifeguard stations. In summer, keep an eye out for sea turtles nesting in the sand.
Divers will love Boynton Beach Inlet, which offers access to some of Florida's top coral and artificial reefs. Crystal-clear Gulf Stream water provides exceptional vision most days of the year. Underwater you'll find coral-strewn shipwrecks, colourful schools of tropical fish, cruising sea turtles and other native marine life.
Boynton Harbor Marina offers water sports for every age, including jet skiing, kayaking and scuba diving. Anglers can charter a boat for some Atlantic Ocean fishing. There are also outdoor dining options, including the landmark Banana Boat waterfront restaurant.
Scenic boardwalks wind through the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, which showcases South Florida's lush Everglades ecosystem. It's a sanctuary for more than 250 species of birds, including the endangered snail kite. Watch for American alligators lurking in the wetlands.
Getting around Boynton Beach
Downtown Boynton Beach is easy to explore on foot, while rental cars make it easy to explore South Florida. Miami International Airport is a one-hour drive away.