How can you go wrong vacationing in a place like Fort Myers, Florida? You could seriously not plan a single thing, show up, set the GPS for the oceanfront, and go wild. There are tons of restaurants, attractions, and things to do. Your internal compass set for fun would surely find its way. Yet, you still risk running into a restaurant whose service or menu isn’t quite the best or an attraction that could have been passed up for other choices when you have a limited amount of time. Discover the names of the top places to visit and things to do in Fort Myers Florida according to people who have actually visited the area.
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That being said, you want to know the best things to do in Fort Myers, Florida during vacation. By the time you finish reading this, you’re going to have an inkling about what to plan for sure. When it comes to the top attractions, you’ve got some unique places to choose from. You might not even have known that places like Edison & Ford Winter Estates and Lakes Regional Park were two of the top choices for travelers.
Best Things To Do In Fort Myers
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve and Century Link Sports Complex
The Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve sounds like a great outdoor adventure that will keep you moving along. What types of vacation experiences do you want to have while in Fort Myers FL? If you’re a baseball fan like I am, you might want to stop on by and catch a great game at Century Link Sports Complex, which is also known as Hammond Stadium. You can also catch a good baseball game at another popular attraction in Fort Myers, Jet Blue Park.
Visit Fort Myers River District
When looking for a good meal, there are plenty of great restaurants in Fort Myers, too. Hey, food is always going to be on a ‘things to do’ list, right? One popular attraction that you can visit for fun while also finding some great restaurants is the Fort Myers River District. Specifically, some of the great restaurants in general within the city are Mina’s Bistro, Reuben’s Smokehouse and Cape Cod Fish Company.
Do a Restaurant Tour
Of course, you need more than three restaurants to keep you full and happy while you’re there. You also need more attractions to visit and things to do. Other great places to eat include Oasis Restaurant, Salty Papa’s Shrimp House, The Veranda and Connor’s Steak & Seafood. If you’re looking for great BBQ, Mission BBQ is the place. Now, let’s take a closer look at some of those top attractions in Fort Myers.
Manatee Park and Repertory Theater
There is Manatee Park, where vacationers love to go kayaking according to the reviews. There is also the Florida Repertory Theater, which gives you a chance to sit down and relax for awhile and enjoy a show. That’s always nice when you find yourself constantly moving on vacation, and the Florida Repertory Theater is a sight to behold anyway, definitely a top attraction.
What do you think about visiting a place called Butterfly Estates? It’s always a good day when you can watch the butterflies. There are so many things to do that you will feel overwhelmed if you try to do them all. Make your picks and that includes the restaurants, and then you will have a better idea of how to get around once you arrive and get to everything you want to do.