Travelers are voting New River, Miami River and Oleta River as the best of 5 rivers near Miami. There are 3 rivers near South Miami a city just 30 km from Miami and 3 rivers near Doral which is 30 km distant. The most popular of these are New River near South Miami and Miami River in Doral. You can find 68 rivers in Florida and 3914 rivers in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Florida is New River and Ohio River is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of rivers near Miami.