Biking is hands down the best thing you can do during your vacation here in Naples. The perfect weather, plenty of great bike paths and beaches, and spectacular oceanfront sights. Nothing’s better than renting bikes for you and your family and spending the day biking along the beach and enjoying a beautiful Naples sunset. Alright, alright, we’re pretty biased about how awesome biking is. There are some other great ways to spend your vacation. Below you will find some of our favorite family friendly attractions here in Naples.
The Naples Zoo
Home to 70 species of animals, the Naples Zoo began as Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens back in 1969. Walk the mile-long path through animal exhibits and tropical gardens. A highlight of the zoo is the primates which are housed on islands in a man-made lake. You can take the Primate Expedition Cruise to see them up close on catamaran rides on the lake.
Visit the Naples Zoo Website
Naples Botanical Garden
One of the most spectacular places in Naples, the botanical gardens are 170 acres of gardens and preserves encompassing seven natural habitats. There is even a children’s garden. If you visit don’t forget to bring your camera, the views are breathtaking.
Visit the Naples Botanical Garden Website
Looking for a little culture on your Naples vacation? Look no further than Artis Naples, a premier art museum and performance space. With year-round performances and exhibits there is always something inspiring happening at Artis. The Naples Philharmonic Season Opener begins in late October, so get your tickets now.
Visit the Artis Naples Website
Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary
Deep in the heart of the Corkscrew Watershed is the 13,000 acre wetland known as Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary. This natural beauty is an educational adventure. Walk the 2.5 mile long boardwalk and discover alligators, red-bellied turtles, otters, the largest old growth Bald Cypress forest in North America, and more. The jewel of Corkscrew may just be the rare Ghost Orchid. Sign up for a guided tour and learn what makes this sanctuary and its inhabitants so amazing.
Visit the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary Website
While you and your family are enjoying everything Naples, Florida has to offer don’t forget about the biking! Rent your bikes from Beach Bum Bike Rentals and we’ll deliver them right to your door. Enjoy your stay!