4 days in Southwest Florida Itinerary

4 days in Southwest Florida Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southwest Florida planner

Make it your trip
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Naples
— 1 night
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Sanibel Island
— 1 night
Drive
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Sarasota
— 1 night
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Naples

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): kick back and relax at Fort Myers Beach, get engrossed in the history at Edison and Ford Winter Estates, and then learn about winemaking at The Naples Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then admire the natural beauty at Naples Botanical Garden, and then take a leisurely stroll along Naples Pier.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Naples trip site.

Miami to Naples is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Miami in February, Naples is a bit cooler at night with lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Naples

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Sanibel Island

— 1 night
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): walk around Pond Apple Park, identify plant and animal life at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sanibel Island online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Naples to Sanibel Island in 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Sarasota.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Wildlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Sarasota

— 1 night
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. On the 25th (Thu), explore the world behind art at The Ringling, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Siesta Beach, and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Sarasota online travel route planner.

Getting from Sanibel Island to Sarasota by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In February in Sarasota, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sarasota

Outdoors · Museums · Adventure · Tours

Side Trip