Explore Southwest Florida

Visit culturally rich Naples or the gateway to southwest Florida, Fort Myers.

Find fun outdoor things to do in Florida’s Southern Gulf!

While spending time in southwest Florida, you’ll want to enjoy relaxing on beaches, like the world-famous one located off Naples Pier. Sailing, boating, and camping on barrier islands are also popular pastimes here. It feels like a tropical paradise, right in the United States!

Naples is home to more than 10 miles of sandy shoreline along the Gulf of Mexico, and even more famous for deep sea fishing and near shore Gulf fishing. You’ll be likely to catch species like Amberjack, Cobia, Grouper, King Mackerel, Shark, Snapper, and Spanish Mackerel in these waters. Meanwhile, in nearby Fort Myers, you can find these along with Black Drum, Jack, Redfish, Snook, Speckled Sea Trout, and even the “Silver King” of the water, Tarpon.

Outdoor Activities in Southwest Florida

  • Local Kayak Tour
  • Local Stand Up Paddle Tour
  • Sandbar Fun Day
  • Tarpon Fishing
  • Shark Fishing Experience
  • Saltwater Fly Fishing
  • Bay Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Gulf Fishing
  • Back Country Fishing
  • Hike into the Wilderness
  • SUP & Snorkel

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