- 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
Short for the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, The Ringling is an art gallery and live performance venue housed on the Ringling estate. The museum features a variety of collections, both permanent and visiting.
100% 3 votes
505 Barefoot Beach Blvd., Bonita Springs, FL MoreLess Info
Guests can enjoy guided kayaking and stand up paddleboard tours with Barefoot Beach Rentals - Eco-Educational Kayak Tours. The tour allows guest to see a variety of wildlife like birds and dolphins at the Barefoot Beach Nature Preserve.
Manatee Guides offers a variety of kayak tours guided by certified Florida master naturalists. Visitors will get up close and personal with manatees and a variety of Florida wildlife while learning about the area and its ecosystems.
100% 2 votes
11100 Bonita Beach Rd SE, Bonita Springs, FL 34135 MoreLess Info
The Saltwater Solutions Aquarium is a family friendly aquarium that includes a 40-gallon saltwater reef tank, a fresh water planted tank, and a 200-gallon saltwater reef tank. The facility also has brain coral and blue tang displays.
63% 137 votes
11902 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34135 MoreLess Info
Each weekend, those looking for a bargain can visit Flamingo Island Flea Market. There are more than 600 air conditioned spaces, with an offer reaching 1 million products each time, from accessories to bakery to wheel-chair renting. 6 restaurants will replenish the tired traveler.
Spread on 342 acres, Barefoot Beach Preserve has plenty of trails. If rangers are available, they can lead the visitors on a bird watching trip. While some of the popular activities include water sports, this preserve is best suited for walking and relaxing, because it is never too crowded.
Organizing kayaking trips to the region's major waterways, Almost Heaven Kayak Adventures offers visitors eco-tours where they can encounter dolphins, manatees, and tropical birds. One of the highlights of the trip is a path through a mangrove tunnel.
91% 1902 votes
375 Sanctuary Road West, Naples, FL 34120 MoreLess Info
Nestled in Naples, Florida, the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary is an ecological preserve dedicated to the region's marshy ecosystem. The Sanctuary contains the largest group of old cypress trees in the United States. Guided tours are available, and donations are gratefully accepted.