Southwest Florida Things to Do

So little time, so many fun things to do on vacation in SW Florida. Where do you start? 

Most of SW Florida’s greatest attractions take place in the great outdoors. Of course most vacationing visitors start with our number one attractions: dazzling white-sand beaches known for their abundance of shells and family-friendly waters of the sparkling Gulf of Mexico and bays.

But there are many other great and fun things to do while on vacation in Southwest Florida, and you can find them all here!

A-Z Things to Do

Bike Rentals at Naples Bay Resort

Bike Rentals at Naples Bay Resort
1500 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-530-5134
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Take your family on the adventure, discover Naples from the water.Enjoy a picnic lunch, white sand beaches, shelling and swimming on Keewaydin Island. Escape to a private beach for a romantic wedding proposal, or a special celebration.Cruise down to Marco Island for lunch at a water side restaurant.Observe nature, dolphins, manatees, and more!

Boat Rentals at Naples Bay Resort

Boat Rentals at Naples Bay Resort
1500 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-530-5134
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We would love to celebrate life with you! Take your family on the adventure, discover Naples from the water.Enjoy a picnic lunch, white sand beaches, shelling and swimming on Keewaydin Island. Escape to a private beach for a romantic wedding proposal, or a special celebration.Cruise down to Marco Island for lunch at a water side restaurant.Observe nature, dolphins, manatees, osprey, egrets and herons.Take home an experience that most others don't have... Naples on the water. All boats come with a sun top, plastic cooler that can be stocked with ice and drinks, VHF radio, USCG equipment and an easy to navigate color chart of the local waters.

Capt. Tony’s Fishing Adventures

Capt. Tony’s Fishing Adventures
18800 San Carlos Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
239-415-0515
Capt. Tony's is family owned and operated!!! Join our experienced, professional Captians and mates that are here to make your deep sea fishing an enjoyable experience. Our fishing fleet consists of the 75' custom built party boat,Fishn' Xpress III and the custom built 65' Fishn' Xpress II. We offer 1/2 day, all day, and night charters. With us you can expect  to catch a variety of fish which include snapper, red and black grouper, triggerfish, porgys, spanish and king mackerel, sharks, tomtates, white grunts and bonitas.

Kayak Rentals by Naples Bay Resort

Kayak Rentals by Naples Bay Resort
1500 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-530-5134
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Take your family on the adventure, discover Naples from the water.Enjoy a picnic lunch, white sand beaches, shelling and swimming on Keewaydin Island. Escape to a private beach for a romantic wedding proposal, or a special celebration.Cruise down to Marco Island for lunch at a water side restaurant.Observe nature, dolphins, manatees, and more!

Naples Princess

Naples Princess
550 Port-O-Call Way
Naples, FL 34102
239-649-2275
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The Best events are on the Water!  Offering daily public cruises, lunch, sightseeing, dinner ad hors d'ouevres.  Available for private charters, weddings and special occasions.  

Speedy’s Airboat Tours

Speedy’s Airboat Tours
621 Begonia Street
Everglades City, FL 34139
239-695-4448
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A Everglades Airboat Adventure like no other! Featuring "True 6-Passenger Airboat Rides" You will be amazed by the wonders of the Everglades as you travel from the Mangrove Jungles onto the sawgrass prairies. Only on the true airboats can you experience both. Let us take you where no one else can!

Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals by Naples Bay Resort

Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals by Naples Bay Resort
1500 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-530-5134
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Experience paradise from an up close and personal perspective! We would love to celebrate life with you! Take your family on the adventure, discover Naples from the water. Explore the edge of a nearby mangrove forest and obeserve nature, dolphins, manatees, osprey, egrets and herons. Paddle up an appetite? Naples Bay Resort has just the place for you to visit-Jack's River Bar. They are located just up the Gordon River from Naples Bay Resort. Tie up your kayak to the dock or place your SUP board on the grass near the fuel pump (take your paddles with you!). Enjoy a bite to eat, the swimming pool and then return back to Naples Bay Resort.

Sweet Liberty Catamaran Sailing & Boat Tours

Sweet Liberty Catamaran Sailing & Boat Tours
880 12th Ave S | Naples City Dock
Naples, FL 34102
239-793-3525
Sweet Liberty is SW Florida's largest and longest running catamaran that runs 3 cruises daily to the public as well as offers private group trips for weddings and memorial services. Located at the historic Naples City Dock in Naples, FL.

A Reel Action Charters with Capt. Chuck Bulicz

11508 Andy Rosse Lane
Captiva Island, FL 33924
239-593-6071

Adventure Naples – M/V Lady Brett – M/V Capt. Paul

1200 5th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
888-995-7010

Aqua Sports of Florida

2899 Tiburon Blvd. E.
Naples, FL 34108
239-290-8855

Beach/Shelling Cruises & Dolphin Watching at Extreme

423 Bayfront Place
Naples, FL 34106
239-774-0061

Big Cypress Market Place

220 Basik Road
Naples, FL 34114
239-262-3210

Bike, Kayak & SUP Rentals- Extreme Family Fun Spot

423 Bayfront Place
Naples, FL 34102
239-774-0061

Boat Cruises & Sunset Cruises at Extreme Family Fun Spot

423 Bayfront Place
Naples, FL 34106
239-774-0061

Boat Rentals at Extreme Family Fun Spot

423 Bayfront Place
Naples, FL 34106
239-774-0061

Bowland Beacon

5400 Tamiami Trail
Naples, FL 34102
239-597-3452

Bowland Woodside

8525 Radio Lane
Naples, FL 34102
239-455-3755

Brookside Marina Boat Rentals

2015 Davis Blvd.
Naples, FL 34104
(239) 793-2628

Captain Joey D Charters

1500 5th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-530-1199

Cocohatchee Nature Center

12345 Tamiami Trail N
Naples, FL 34110
239-592-1200

Cool Beans Cruises

278 Capri Blvd.
Naples, FL 34113
239-777-0020

Coral Cay Adventure Golf

2205 E. Tamiami Trail
Naples, FL 34110
239-793-4999

Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

375 Sanctuary Road West
Naples, FL 34120
239-348-9151

Double Sunshine – Tin City Boats

1200 Fifth Ave S
Naples, FL 34102
239-263-4949

Everglades Excursions

1010 6th Ave South
Naples, FL 34102
1-800-592-0848

Extreme Family Fun Spot- Land N’ Sea Family Activities

Extreme Family Fun Spot- Land N’ Sea Family Activities
423 Bayfront Place
Naples, FL 34102
239-774-0061
When it comes in Family Fun in Naples look no further than our Land N' Sea fun-filled family activities! By Land:  Segway tours and Bike Rentals By Sea:  Boat Cruised, Boat rentals, Fishing Charter, SUP and Kayak Rentals You'll Have So Much Fun You'll Never Want to Go Home!

Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples (C’MON)

15080 Livingston Road
Naples, FL 34109
239-514-0084

Greenlinks Golf Villas at Lely Resort Golf Course

Greenlinks Golf Villas at Lely Resort Golf Course
7995 Mahogany Run Lane
Naples, FL 34113
1-888-992-2099
This is a rare chance to pursue your passion for the game of golf on Naples' only Robert Trent Jones, Sr. signature course. Or Lee Trevino's extraordinary Mustang course. In all, it's 36 holes of golf that continually receives four-star ratings from such experts as Golf Digest, Golfweek and LINKS magazines.

Hibiscus Golf Club

175 Doral Circle
Naples, FL 34113
239-774-3559

Lake Trafford Marina

Lake Trafford Marina
6001 Lake Trafford Road
Naples, FL 34142
239-657-2401
Lake Trafford is a popular fishing lake. Species found in the lake are Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Shellcracker, and Catfish. 1975 was the beginning of a mom & pop business we fondly refer to as our fish camp. Old rustic Florida is still alive, the covered porch, the natural beauty and colorful characters make us a unique stop on any day. Rods & Reels, Cane Poles, Gigs, Buckets, Nets, & much more!!

Manatees Guaranteed

107 Newport Cay
Naples, FL 34114
239-642-8818

Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club

Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club
851 Gulfshore Blvd. North
Naples, FL 34102
239-261-2222
With the Gulf of Mexico at your doorstep, this Naples beach getaway is picture perfect. Stroll 7 miles of white sand beach or take a dip in two glistening beachfront swimming pools. Enjoy 18 holes of championship golf, an award-winning tennis center and a luxury day spa. View breathtaking sunsets at the festive Sunset Beach Bar & Grill and savor tempting fare and libations at our four restaurants and two lounges. With 317 beautiful guest rooms and suites, ample meeting and function space and a complimentary Kids Club, it’s the picture perfect spot for business or pleasure.

Naples Bicycle Tours

6003 Green Blvd,
Naples, FL 34116
239-455-4611

Naples Botanical Garden

4820 Bayshore Drive
Naples, FL 34112
239-643-7275

Naples Depot Museum

1051 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-262-6525

Naples Fort Myers Greyhound Racing & Poker

10601 Bonita Beach Rd
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
239-992-2411

Naples Historical Society

137 12th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34106
239-261-8164

Naples Marina & Excursions

28651 N Diesel Dr #6
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
(239) 592-1200

Naples Segway Adventures

1221 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-601-7529

Naples Ship Store

830 12th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
1-877-677-7447

Naples Transportation & Tours

1010 6th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-262-1914

Naples Trolley Tours

1010 6th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-262-7300

Naples Winery

1200 5th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102
239-732-9463

Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens

1590 Goodlette Road
Naples, FL 34102
239-262-5409

North American Dinner Shows

1429 St. Clare Shores Road
Naples, FL 34104
239-643-3284

Oakes Farms

2205 Davis Blvd.
Naples, FL 34104
239-732-0144

Prime Outlets

6060 Collier Blvd.
Naples, FL 34114
1-888-545-7196

Promenade, The

42000 Gulfshore Blvd. North
Naples, FL 33940
239-261-6100

Pure Naples

1200 Fifth Ave South
Naples, FL 34102
239-263-4949

Quail Village Golf Club

11719 Quail Village Way
Naples, FL 34119
239-598-9922

Quality Inn & Suites Golf Resort

4100 Golden Gate Parkway
Naples, FL 34116
1-800-277-0017

Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center

300 Tower Road
Naples, FL 34113
239-417-6310

Seminole Indian Casino

506 South First Street
Naples, FL 34143
239-658-1313

South Bay Marina

179 South Bay Drive
Naples, FL 34108
23-597-2063

Tin City

1200 5th Ave. South
Naples, FL 34102
239-262-4200

Village on Venetian Bay

4200 Gulfshore Blvd. North
Naples, FL 33940
239-261-6100