Things to Do on Vacation in Naples, Florida

Whether you want a romantic getaway or are looking for family-friendly fun, there’s no shortage of places to discover and new activities to try in the Naples, Florida area. With an average summer temperature in the upper 80s, Naples beautiful beaches, golf courses and opportunities to get up close with nature will relax and restore you. Discover what’s possible on Florida’s Paradise Coast. Must Do visitor guides will help you plan your perfect Florida vacation.


The best part of travelling isn’t just getting away from it all, it’s a good excuse to eat out! There’s nothing better than sinking your teeth into a regional specialty and eating like a local. Whether it’s waterfront fine-dining or a casual cafe, Naples offers a selection of eateries to suit every budget, occasion and palate. You’ll be impressed by Naples restaurant choices. Here is an entire blog article devoted to Dining in Naples.


If you came in hopes of a relaxing beach vacation you won’t be disappointed. Naples boasts some of the best beaches in Florida.  Naples Municipal Beach & Fishing Pier is perfect for families – with picnic area, a playground, nearby change rooms and restrooms and a pier for fishing, everyone in your family will find something to keep them entertained. If you’re looking for something a little more secluded, consider a picnic and hiking at Lovers Key State Park, with one of the most serene and solitary beaches in the state. Or you can spend a morning or afternoon on one of Naples challenging golf courses or getting pampered at a spa.


Florida has some of the most unique environments and animals on the American mainland, and exploring these areas is easy when you’re in Naples area. Alligators, dolphins, bears and manatees make their homes here in south Florida, not to mention herons, osprey and eagles. For a fun way to explore the Naples area, rent a bike and explore on your own, take a sightseeing tour, a guided tour into the Everglades or cruise local waters.  If you’ve never seen a manatee, consider a manatee eco-tour into the Everglades where you’ll be able to discover these gentle giants.

With so much to experience, Naples offers a great Florida vacation. Whether you’re on a budget or luxury holiday, there are options to relax, rejuvenate and inspire everyone.

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Nita Ettinger is Co-publisher for Siesta Publications Inc. and the Editor in Chief for Must Do Visitor Guides. Must Do Visitor Guides provides Southwest Florida visitor information through printed magazines and the website Must Do magazines are published bi-annually and are available at no cost in Sarasota, Lee, and Collier County Chamber of Commerce, visitor information centers, select Southwest Florida hotels, and wherever free publications can be found.