Vacation Guide to Top Sanibel and Captiva Islands Activities

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Both Sanibel and Captiva Islands draw thousands of visitors annually who enjoy miles of beaches, stunning natural landscapes, wildlife and fun things to do. These two island destinations are located in southwest Florida between Pine Island Aquatic Sound and the Gulf of Mexico. The area features 15 miles of award-winning beaches, a friendly vibe and zero traffic lights. With so much to explore and see, we've rounded up a quick vacation guide to the top things to do in Sanibel and Captiva Islands.

Vacation Guide to Sanibel-Captiva Island Top Activities

  • J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge
  • Boating, Fishing, Cruises and Tours
  • Snorkeling and Scuba Diving
  • Shelling and Birding
  • Dolphin and Whale-watching
  • Kayaking and Canoeing
  • Sanibel Community Playground
  • Golf and Tennis
  • Redfish Pass
  • Captiva Chapel By-The-Sea
  • Sanibel Moorings Botanical Gardens
  • Sanibel Historical Museum and Village
  • Sanibel Island Lighthouse
  • The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum
  • Sanibel Public Library
  • Sanibel and Captiva Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center
  • Sanibel Island Farmer's Market
  • Periwinkle Place
  • Captiva Island Historical Society's History Gallery
  • 2 Islands Gallery
  • Annual Events and Festivals

Read more about Sanibel and Captiva Islands on the blog!

Owner Picks Top Restaurants in Sanibel and Captiva Islands

The recommendations below are based on personal and extensive experience on the islands.

  • Doc Ford's Sanibel Rum Bar and Grill
  • Trader's
  • The Mad Hatter
  • The Lazy Flamingo (the one near Captiva

Price Per Night: $418
Location: Sanibel