Planning to shell on Sanibel Island? Get to know a few shell facts, our local shells, shelling rules, how to clean your collection, and more!
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In part 2 of our look at the culture of Sanibel Island, we’ll delve into the island’s longstanding tradition of the arts, music and art appreciation.
In Part 1 of our dive into the culture of Sanibel Island, we’ll delve into Sanibel history and top historical treasures to explore.
Spending your Florida beach vacation with your special someone? Make your trip extra memorable with our six ideas for romantic activities on Sanibel Island.
Bailey's General Store Open 7am-12noon (239) 472-1516
Bleu Rendez-vous French Bistro Open 4pm-8pm reservations (239) 565-1608
Blue Coyote Supper Club Open 11am - 2pm (239) 472-9222
Bubble Room Restaurant Open 11:30a-3:00p; 4:30pm-8pm (Reservations) (239) 472-5558
1. J.N. Ding Darling national Wildlife Refuge - Everyone expects to see alligators and crocodiles in Florida. Here, you can see so much more.
Visit Tarpon Bay Explorers on the Bay and experience Bird Life, dolphins and Manatees while taking a Sea Life Cruise or doing it on your own by Kayak or Canoe.
The immaculate waters surrounding the Islands and Fort Myers beach provide outstanding opportunities for fishermen of all skill levels. Whether offshore, inshore, back bay, pier, beach or wade sea fishing, fish can be found here year ‘round.
Entertainment is easy to come by on these islands. Both Sanibel and Captiva have plenty of nightlife options to chose from!