- Our list of the best things to do in Punta Gorda, Florida, features the top 127 nearby activities — including 62 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Punta Gorda, FL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 28 things to do within the city of Punta Gorda, FL , followed by 99 popular activities in nearby cities, including Englewood, Port Charlotte, Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Venice, Arcadia, North Fort Myers and North Port
Paint Nite 5785 Cape Harbour Drive, Cape Coral, FL MoreLess Info
Paint Nite invites guests to break away from a typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation.
96% 528 votes
3400 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950 MoreLess Info
Overlooking Charlotte Harbor sits Peace River Wildlife Center & Ponce De Leon Park. The center has been treating and rehabilitating injured native wildlife since 1978, amounting to over 60,000 birds and other small animals.
95% 161 votes
41660 Horseshoe Road, Punta Gorda, FL 33982 MoreLess Info
The Octagon Wildlife Sanctuary & Rehabilitation Center has only animals rescued from unwanted situations. This is now the home to local species, such as the bobcat and the black bear, and also to exotic animals, some of which are on the endangered species list, such as the Bengal tiger.
93% 255 votes
8000 State Road 31, Punta Gorda, FL 33982 MoreLess Info
Babcock Wilderness Adventures offers safari-like tours from the safety of the vehicle. While the main route is through the cattle ranch, there is always the opportunity of spotting the local wildlife. Picnic areas and gift shops are also available.
To help save local history, the Punta Gorda History Park was created as a site where historic buildings could be moved and preserved. There are currently four structures located at the park which allows self-guided tours.
The powerful cars exhibited at the Muscle Car City Museum include Chevrolets, Corvettes and Daytona bikes and cars. The museum also has a 1960s retro style restaurant, which serves the usual drive-in foods and beverages.