Activities and Attractions in El Portal


As a Miami-Dade County village, El Portal got its name after two wooden gates that once stood as a gateway to the town, and the name is from the Spanish term for ‘the gate.’ In 1925, the city was annexed into the City of Miami and became a neighborhood of the City of Miami. El Portal boasts many attractions and activities, including enjoying a culinary masterpiece at Uptown 66 Taqueria or going out to eat at The Citadel. Learn more here.

3 Hour Private Giant Sequoia 4X4 Jeep Tour & Hike

You can see some of the world’s biggest trees as you head off the road in a customized Jeep Wrangler. Through the the Sierra National Forest’s ground wilderness, bookended by a rugged ride and a guided hike, you can get up close to a grove of giant sequoias with this outing. You can see larges stumps of the few Sequoia Trees logged in the 1800s or check out the old loggers’ cabins from the 1800s. Learn more about Wynwood and Its Funfairs.

Devil Peak Off-Road Sunset Jeep Tour

You can get on a private tour to Devil’s Peak at a staggering elevation of 7,000 feet as you go off-roading in a customized private Jeep Wrangler. You can revel in the impressive mountain views that surround you as you ride in a comfortable vehicle through the forest.

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