Palmetto Bay is a suburban community located in Florida, a few miles south of Downtown Miami.
Old Cutler Road, a scenic route, runs through Palmetto Bay. With thick canopies and numerous attractions, it proves much nicer than freeways, and is recommended for this type of excursion.
See and do
- 1 Deering Estate, 7895 SW 152nd St. Historic waterfront property off Old Cutler. Notable for its two 1920s-era homes, in Colonial and Mediterranean styles. Gorgeous views of Biscayne Bay, as well as acres of (restricted access) forests. There is an intact plane crash site exists in the wilderness, and Chicken Key (island popular with kayakers) a mile off the coast.
- 2 Thalatta Estate, 17301 Old Cutler Rd. A beautiful, old building designed in a stunning Italian style. Grounds include fountains and waterfront views.
- 3 Bill Sadowski Park and Nature Preserve, 17555 SW 79th Ave. A good place for nature hiking and has weekly stargazing on Saturdays.