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3450 Ortiz Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33905, USA
Tour this butterfly house in Cape Coral to observe all four stages of the life cycle, from caterpillar to cocoon to beautiful butterfly. As soon as the butterflies lay their eggs, the staff releases them into the surrounding gardens, allowing...
The Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve in Cape Coral, Florida is a 4,500-ft. walking trail through mangroves, marshes, and lush greenery. There is a nature center at the trailhead. Kayak rentals are available for exploring the mangrove tunnels by...
1225 SW 53rd Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33914, USA
Cruise the lovely waters of Southwest Florida aboard a 44-foot yacht named Boadicea. You'll watch the sunset as dolphins trail the end of the boat. Watch them jump, swim, and soar through the air as you relax with a tropical drink and snack on the...
15001 Captiva Dr, Captiva, FL 33924, USA
After roaming around the nature preserve on Captiva Island, stop at this quirky restaurant. The outside is riot of colors and the inside is just as wild, with a mass of vintage toys, movie memorabilia and Christmas decorations lining the walls....
Sanibel, FL 33957, USA
A barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico, Sanibel Island is known for its natural beauty, wildlife preserves, and of course shelling. All you need is a bathing suit, flip flops and lotion, and the closer you look, you never know what you will find!...
1 Wildlife Dr, Sanibel, FL 33957, USA
Florida’s nature is alive and well at this wildlife refuge, located on the north side of Sanibel Island. Rich with mangroves and seagrass, the protected, subtropical habitat is home to more than 230 species of birds as well as alligators,...
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