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Sanibel Island – Off Island Day Trips.

There are plenty of exciting things to do, see and explore on and close to Sanibel Island, Florida. Interesting and educational visits to theme parks, museums, wildlife sanctuaries, nature centers, a fantastic zoo in Naples, a dog track even a southern vineyard. Sports fans can watch Spring Training of the Boston Red Sox and the Minnesota Twins baseball teams. See the Florida Everglades Hockey Team at the Germain Arena skating Rink and watch the professional baseball Miracle Team in action at the Lee County Sports Complex (April thru August) in nearby Fort Myers.
No matter which you choose you'll be sure to come back to Sanibel Island with many happy memories.

Caribbean Gardens - The Zoo in Naples Get Directions
1590 Goodlette-Frank Road Naples, FL 34102
(239) 262-5409
Germain Arena Get Directions
11000 Everblades Pkwy Estero, FL 33928
(239) 948-7825 Recreational ice rinks & the home of both the ECHL's Florida Everblades and the Ultimate Indoor Football League's Florida Tarpons
Imaginarium: Hands-On Museum & Aquarium Get Directions
2000 Cranford Avenue Ft. Myers, FL 33913
(239) 337-3332
Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium Get Directions
3450 Ortiz Avenue Ft. Myers, FL 33905
(239) 275-3435 Open Mon-Sat: 9am–5pm, Sun: 11am–5pm
Conservancy of Southwest Florida Get Directions
1450 Merrihue Drive Naples FL 34102
(239) 262-0304 Admission is Free for members otherwise Adults: $9, Kids 3-12: $4 and Kids under 3 Free.
Edison & Ford Winter Estates Get Directions
2350 McGregor Boulevard Ft. Myers FL 33901
(239) 334-7419 For more information about our Hours, Info & Directions contact the Edison & Ford Winter Estates
Naples Botanical Garden Get Directions
4820 Bayshore Drive Naples FL 34112
(239) 643-7275 Admission is Free for members otherwise Adults: $12.95, Kids 4-14: $7.95 and Kids under 3 Free.
Eden Vineyards and Winery Get Directions
19709 Little Lane Alva FL 33920
(239) 728-9463 The winery reception room is open every day (except major holidays) from 11 AM until 4 PM, for conducted tastings and sales for persons 21 years of age and older.
Octagon Wildlife Sanctuary and Rehabilitation Center Get Directions
41660 Horseshoe Road Punta Gorda FL 33982
(239) 543-1130 Admission is Free for Children 7 & under otherwise Adults: $10, Seniors 55+ & Kids 8-17: $5.
Naples-Fort Myers Dog Track and Entertainment Center Get Directions
10601 Bonita Beach Road Southeast Bonita Springs FL 34135
(239) 543-1130 Poker Room - Greyhound - Entertainment Center - Live racing & Simulcasting
Hammond Stadium Get Directions
14100 Six Mile Cypress Parkway Ft. Myers FL 33912
(239) 768-4210 Home of The Fort Myers Miracle and Minnesota Twins Spring Training Camp
JetBlue Park at Fenway South Get Directions
11500 Daniels Parkway Ft. Myers FL 33913
(239) 334-4700 JetBlue Park is the home field for the GCL Red Sox, who play in the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League during the summer and is the new Boston Red Sox Spring Training Camp
Manatee Park Get Directions
10901 Palm Beach Boulevard Ft. Myers FL 33905
(239) 690-5030 Manatee Park is a non-captive refuge for the Florida Manatee with picnic areas & shelters, fishing pier on the Orange River and a canoe/kayak launch to the Orange River.
Everglades Day Safari Ecotour Get Directions
3750 South Flamingo Road Davie FL 33330
(800) 472-3069 Everglades Day Safari offers ecotours, including an airboat ride, boat cruise, nature walk and wildlife drive.
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