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Brush away the beach sand and you will find, buried beneath the surface of Sanibel and Captiva Islands, layers of environmental, historical and cultural depth. Some 5,600 make the their principal residence on Sanibel Island, 500 on Captiva. The islands' population swells to 22,000 in winter.
Island people live in condominium communities, close-knit neighborhoods and exclusive developments. They occupy historic cottage renovations, new "Old Florida-Style" stilt homes, and low-slung stucco houses. They buy homes centered around a boating lifestyle, a golf course tennis or children. They are single-family home-dwellers, second-home owners and young renters. They serve the tourist and other service-related industries, commute to mainland professions, volunteer to the benefit of their community, and quietly retire from executive and governmental careers.
Real estate options along Sanibel Island's canals, waterfronts, golf courses and side streets are wide and varied. Captiva Island, with its tucked-away mansions and old-time cottages, has higher property values for a more specialized market.
Beautiful, alluring Captiva Island, where once, it is said, pirates roamed, conquistadors explored and the Calusa Indians called home. The mystery and adventure is still here. Treasures to be found in the way of a good life, spectacular white sand beaches, breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, and succulent seafood. The amenities on Captiva are unlimited, wonderful accommodations, restaurants, golfing, tennis, fishing, boating, shopping, children's activities, shelling and much more. Everything is here that one could wish for and Captiva is a short ride from Fort Myers, Florida International Airport.
Sanibel, Captiva, Fort Myers, Naples, Ft. Myers Beach, Bonita Springs, Marco Island, Pine Island, and Gasparilla Island offer hundreds of choices in hotels, resorts, motels, inns, cottages, condos, vacation homes, time-shares, and bed & breakfasts. We will help you find the lodging that best suits your taste and budget. From Everglades National Park to "Ding" Darling Wildlife Refuge, Southwest Florida's attractions bring in millions of visitors each year. You can't see them all in one trip, but we can help you decide what you don't want to miss.
Come to Captiva Island for that perfect vacation, holiday, honeymoon or get-a-way. You will be captured and captivated by Captiva Island. Beautiful, alluring Captiva Island, where once, it is said, pirates roamed, conquistadors explored and the Calusa Indians called home. The mystery and adventure is still here. Treasures to be found in the way of a good life, spectacular white sand beaches, breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, and succulent seafood. The amenities on Captiva Island are unlimited, wonderful accommodations, restaurants, golfing, tennis, fishing, boating, shopping, children's activities, shelling and much more. Everything is here that one could wish for and Captiva Island is a short ride from Fort Myers, Florida International Airport.
Adventures in Paradise/ Port Sanibel Marina - Your fun filled vacation begins at 9:00 AM & ends at Sunset with Cruises aboard "Miss Paradise" and "Dolphin Waters". Join daily Backwater Fishing trips in the morning, Sealife Encounter Excursions in the early afternoon, or the perfect ending to the day is their Champagne Sunset Dolphin Cruise. On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday mornings enjoy a Shelling & Snorkeling Cruise to the Outer Islands with lunch at Barnacle Phils. For a short afternoon cruise try the fully narrated Dolphin Watch. Eco Canoe and Kayak tours with expert naturalist, Mike Boerema, take place at 9:00 AM Monday through Friday. Strolling through the mangrove forest on their Nature Boardwalk is delightful & free. Complimentary Trolley to and from your Sanibel hotel or condo.
Captiva Cruises - Cruise to the famous island destinations of Useppa Island, Cabbage Key, Cayo Costa State Park and Boca Grande while listening to interesting commentary and taking in the beautiful scenery. Join us for an exciting Dolphin & Wildlife Adventure Cruise or relax to local island music aboard the Sunset Serenade Cruise. Sailboats are also available for public or private charter. Yachtsmen, young and old enjoy first class service aboard our spacious and comfortable vessels.
Visit the Tarpon Bay Explorers at 900 Tarpon Bay Rd. for rentals of canoes, kayaks, family pontoon boats, fishing equipment and bicycles. Guided Tours available: Kayak and Canoe through Commodore Creek, Sunset Paddle, Sea Life and Nature Cruise, Breakfast and Evening Cruise, Touch Tank Exploration, Fishing Charters. And don't miss the fabulous gift shop. Also, spend a full day with Everglades Explorers, to experience the natural wonder of the Everglades. Let our experienced guides take you deep into the Everglades for viewing magnificent birds, alligators, orchids and more. We’ll explore this unique habitat by airboat, swamp buggy, hiking, and tour van for a day you won’t forget. Departing from the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge at Tarpon Bay in conjunction with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
Mel Fisher's Treasure Exhibit & Sales - Lost at sea in 1622, the treasure of the Spanish galleon the Nuesta Senora de Atocha is here for you to discover at Mel Fisher's Treasure Exhibit & Sales. This museum-quality exhibit includes millions of dollars worth of stunning gold, silver, 'pieces of eight', and other fascinating artifacts. Spectacular treasure is also for sale, complete with a certificate of authenticity. 2353 Periwinkle Way. Just 2.4 miles from the Sanibel Causeway in the Winds Plaza, back building, upstairs.
“Play, Play, Play” is our island theme! Whether you love your Florida beach vacation low-key or with a side of educational and playful activities, it’s all in our menu of “Play”. Choose from a blend of many activities to enjoy either on our beautiful tropical islands or the neighboring mainland.
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