10 Best Things To Do In North Fort Myers, Florida

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Florida is one of the most pleasant places on the earth. North Fort Myers, a census-designated place, is located in Lee County of Florida, United States. Here the population of the city was 36,609 at the 2010 census. You should never miss the following things to do while going to North Fort Myers!

1. Centennial Park

On the banks of the Caloosahatchee River, Centennial Park offers the ideal place to unwind amid your day in downtown Fort Myers. The land was worked to recognize the city’s one-hundred-year commemoration. Phenomenal Friends portrays Edison, Ford and Firestone assembled around an open-air fire on an island encompassed by a pool loaded with crocodiles, manatees, otters, fish, and frogs. Note the imagery. These men, who called themselves “The Vagabonds,” built up Fort Myers as a recreational get-away destination. Their visiting treks to the Everglades attracted companions, and before long, others took after them.

Centennial Park

Address: 2000 W First St, Fort Myers, FL 33901, USA

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2. Lee County Manatee Park

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Posted by Manatee Park on Friday, September 14, 2018

Lee County Manatee Park is a warm water asylum for the Florida Manatee. Ideal months to visit are late December, January, and February when the Gulf temperature is perfect for them. Manatees are for the most part not present amid the warm summer months. Luxuries here include restrooms, play areas, Live Oak Amphitheater, Chickee Hut, shade, and an excursion range.

Angling aficionados can appreciate the angling dock on the Orange River. Bring your kayak and dispatch on the Orange River for entertainment, and witness the common magnificence of the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail.

Lee County Manatee Park

Address: 10901 Palm Beach Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33905, USA

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3. Walker Honey Farm

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An 8,000-year-old painting in Spain depicts honey reaping, and we know it’s been utilized for sustenance, sweets and more by societies everywhere throughout the world since. In any case, nectar isn’t about people. Bumble bees visit a huge number of blooms in their lifetime, making fertilization of plants conceivable and gathering nectar to take back to the hive. This is what Walker Honey Farm is all about. You must visit this place if you find interest in all this stuff.

Walker Honey Farm

Address: 6251 Bee Charmer Ln, Fort Myers, FL 33917, USA

Website: Walker Honey Farm

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4. Sanibel Lighthouse & Fishing Pier

Sanibel Island Light in 2010
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Situated on Sanibel Island’s southern tip, in 1884 the beacon was constructed, and this interesting territory turned into the focal point of island action. This is a genuine family shoreline, with great shelling, an unmistakable perspective of the Gulf and a lot of huge shade trees. You can appreciate an excursion, walking around the shoreline, swimming in the sea, angling from the wharf, cruising or windsurfing here. Around the bend from the shoreline and just past the restrooms is a littler shoreline with a view of the Sanibel Causeway.

Sanibel Lighthouse & Fishing Pier

Address: 110 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957, USA

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5. Fort Myers Beach Fishing Pier

Fishing Pier
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Regardless of whether you lean toward angling, people-watching, photography, walking or unwinding in the sun, the Fort Myers Beach wharf is an awesome goal day or night. Reaching out far into the Gulf of Mexico and nearby the clamoring Times Square range of Fort Myers Beach, the dock is a focal point. Look down at beachgoers or up at parasailers, watch dolphins play, tune into unrecorded music, look at what the fishermen are catching and watch the dusk.

Fort Myers Beach Fishing Pier

Address: 10 Old San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931, USA

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6. Florida Repertory Theater

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We’re so excited for tonight’s first preview of “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story”! This afternoon, we held a company run so...

Posted by Florida Repertory Theatre on Tuesday, March 15, 2022

This twentieth anniversary season at Florida Repertory Theater you will be shown a wide assortment of work, running from classic stories to Pulitzer Prize winning books brought to the stage, to two world premiere plays and glitzy musicals. Notwithstanding your inclination, Florida Rep has something for everybody. Go along for a show during your vacation. We’ll see you at the theater!

Florida Repertory Theater

Website: Florida Repertory Theater

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7. Paradise Parasail

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Our Paradise Crew is getting ready for Summer 22’ on Fort Myers Beach. Adventure awaits your summer vacay! #adventure #FMB #parasail #comehang

Posted by Paradise Parasail on Monday, April 25, 2022

Paradise Parasail was set up on Ft. Myers Beach in 1982 and in Lake of the Ozarks in 1983. They have a predominant focus on the well-being and enjoyment of the clients. Look at the 5-star evaluations online to see for yourself! With more than 34 years of joined involvement, they are the parasailing masters, and will provide everything you need for a thrilling adventure!

Paradise Parasail

Address: 1160 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931, USA

Website: Paradise Parasail

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8. Yellow Fever Creek Preserve

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Posted by Yellow Fever Creek Preserve on Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Situated in north Lee County, this safeguard incorporates bits of the headwaters of Yellow Fever Creek, a tight channel that aggregates shallow water amid the wet season. There is a trail framework here, and the visitors entrance is situated on Del Prado Boulevard, which gives access to checked climbing trails and incorporates a little-unpaved stopping range, excursion regions and the sky is the limit from there. These trails will interface with the Conservation 20/20 trails.

Yellow Fever Creek Preserve

Address: Del Prado Blvd N, Cape Coral, FL 33909, USA

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9. Cayo Costa State Park

CayoCostaSP Shells
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With excellent shorelines and sections of land of pine woods, oak-palm lofts and mangroves, this island stop is a Gulf Coast heaven. Cayo Costa is available by private watercraft or ship. Guests may see manatees and dolphins in the waters, and also a terrific variety of winged animals. On the island, guests can swim or snorkel in the surf, appreciate the sun or relax in the shade. Keep your eyes peeled as you walk around the shoreline, particularly amid the winter months. The nature trails on the island give chances to climb and go biking.

Cayo Costa State Park

Address: Captiva, FL 33924, USA

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10. Sanibel Historical Village and Museum

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Feature of the week “Morning Glories”. This 1922 Sears Roebuck catalogue kit home was completed in 1926. The cost...

Posted by Sanibel Historical Museum & Village Inc on Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Travel from the 1890s to the present when you visit Sanibel’s Historical Village, which protects the zone’s 100 or more year history. The town’s gallery is found in the home of the late Mr. Rutland, referred to by locals as “Uncle Clarence Rutland.” The supposed “wafer house” speaks to the cultivating pioneers of this island, which is presently brimming with tourism. Displays incorporate a Model-T Ford, the old mail station and Burnap Cottage, the island’s most seasoned living arrangement. A beguiling spot to visit, loaded with history, and also a store for keepsakes.

Sanibel Historical Village and Museum

Address: 950 Dunlop Rd, Sanibel, FL 33957, USA

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A place where you can relax....

Fort Myers FL Downtown
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Fort Myers in Florida is a destination where you can enjoy in the park, learn new things in museums, explore the history and relax on the beach. So, what are you waiting for? Grab the chance to visit these beautiful places.

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