Welcome to the Town of Fort Myers Beach

Located on picturesque Estero Island on the Gulf Coast of Southwest Florida, the town of Fort Myers Beach attracts nearly 2 million visitors every year. The town’s titular beach is said to be among the safest in the world, with shallow water and no undertow. This beautiful 7-mile stretch of white sand and palm trees is the town’s premier attraction, offering great fishing and water sport opportunities. Fort Myers Beach is also popular destination for golf, dining, shopping and sightseeing.

Cape Coral and The City of Fort Myers

The small town of Fort Myers Beach is often associated with its larger namesake to the north: the City of Fort Myers. Known as the Cit y of Palms, Fort Myers is famous as the site of the winter homes of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. It is popular for its tropical surroundings, its association with MLB spring training and its historic downtown commercial district. Also located in Lee County is the city of Cape Coral, otherwise known as the “Waterfront Wonderland.” Home to more miles of canals than any other city in the world, Cape Coral is a popular destination for wildlife enthusiasts, attracted by the city’s diverse and exotic flora and fauna.

Things to Do in Fort Myers Beach and Nearby Areas

To help you make the most of your Fort Myers Beach vacation, we have compiled a handy list of some of the area’s most popular and exciting attractions. Choose a category below to browse related attractions. For more information on your planning your Fort Myers Vacation, please visit the Fort Myers Chamber website or the Ultimate Island Guide for ALL of your Ft. Myers Beach vacation and holiday information needs. The Ultimate Island Guide describes the best activities, attractions, fishing charters, sailing and motor boat charters, restaurants, bars and more.




Attractions & Points of Interest in Fort Myers