Wondering what to do in Fort Myers in winter? Due to the beautiful year-round weather, you can do practically anything. From the seeing amazing sights to visiting the different parks, you will definitely enjoy your trip to Fort Myers in the winter.
What to Do in Fort Myers in Winter
- Edison & Ford Winter Estates
Head on over to Edison & Ford Winter Estates for their beautiful homes, gardens, laboratory, and museum. They are open every day from 9 am – 5:30 pm, and starting near the end of each November, they begin their annual Holiday Nights attraction.
- Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
This preserve is a not-for-profit advocacy and support organization committed to taking care of the Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve for future generations. The Boardwalk is open every day from dawn to dusk and The Interpretive Center is open Tuesday – Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm.
- Lakes Regional Park
Open every day from 7 am to dusk, Lakes Regional Park is a must see when visiting Fort Myers. Their activities and amenities include an amphitheater, running and cycling trails, picnic shelters, outdoor fitness equipment, and more!
- Boat Tours
Fort Myers has many boat tours to offer including the Everglades airboat tour. Travel on an Everglades airboat tour to see many great places through the Everglades including through mangrove tunnels, grasslands and swamps. This is your chance to have a classic Florida experience!
- Florida Repertory Theatre
Head to the Florida Repertory Theatre and see some amazing theatre professionals doing what they love while providing you with endless entertainment. Depending on the season, make sure to check their show schedule and buy tickets before they sell-out!
- Manatee Park
At the Lee County Manatee Park, you will see a non-captive warm water refuge for the Florida Manatee. Many guests have been able to see dozens of manatees swimming in their natural habitat especially while visiting in the winter.
- Fort Myers River District
The Fort Myers River District is filled with plenty of things to do throughout your visit to Fort Myers. Here you will find eclectic boutiques, art galleries, live theater, great restaurants, and tourist attractions.
Port Sanibel Marina
Whether you’re a boating fanatic or you just enjoy a waterfront view, make sure to add Port Sanibel Marina to your list of things to do while in Fort Myers. Take a walk down their mile-long Nature Boardwalk and catch a glimpse of local birds while walking through the pristine mangrove forest.
- Zoomers Amusement Park
Here you’ll find fun for the whole family. Zoomers Amusement Park attractions include go-karts, miniature golf, mini bowling, arcades, bumper boats and much more!
- Gulf Coast Town Center
Gulf Coast Town Center has shopping everyone will love. Send the men over to Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World while you indulge in a little me time at the luxury spa or a new outfit from one of their many retailers.
Enjoy the beauty of Fort Myers year-round with the impeccable weather and exciting activities. Complete your visit with a stay at one of Sun Palace Vacations rental homes. From pet-friendly to beachfront properties, we have something that will fit your every need.