The Beaches Of Fort Myers And Sanibel Top Experiences.
There's a lot to pack into a trip to Southwest Florida. Here are a few activities that are a must on any travelers itinerary.
Stroll along 50 miles of beautiful unspoiled beach front and you probably feel a crunch along the way. Sanibel and Captiva Islands are renowned as the country's top shelling spots. Beachcombers can brush up on their finds at the Bailey Matthews Shell Museum, home to hundreds of shells, mollusks and fossils.
Become One With Nature
Nature lovers will find a lot to like in Southwest Florida, with unparalleled access to native plant and animal life. Set up camp among Caloosahatchee Regional Parks 769 acres of vast and varied woodland. A huge variety of plant life thrives here, proving Southwest Florida is much more than just palm trees.
Step Back In Time
Visit the homes of two of Americas most legendary inventors. Built in the late 1800’s, the Edison and Ford Winter Estates are a portal to a bygone era. Wander through and authentic old Florida village, at the Sanibel Historic Museum.
Explore The Watery World
Both novice and pro paddlers can navigate the pristine waters of the Great Caloosa Blueway. Sea going charter boats give visitors the chance to get close to some of Southwest Florida's most popular residents.
Go Widlife Watching
You will spot alligators and over 230 bird species along the drivable safari trail through Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge. The kid friendly Sanibel sea school offers a fun introduction to the regions rich marine life.
With wild life, family fun and some of the best beach activities in the country, you can’t go wrong with a holiday in Southwest Florida.