North Fort Myers is adjacent to the Caloosahatchee River and part of the Cape Coral-Fort Myers metropolitan area. Fun things to do in North Fort Myers includes watersports, historical sites, and cultural attractions. It’s also the birthplace of famed country musician Mindy McCready.
Spend an afternoon exploring the shell-filled beaches of Sanibel Island. Or, enjoy the 400 animals, petting zoo, zipline, restaurants, and shopping destinations at Shell Factory & Nature Park.
Wondering what to do in North Fort Myers? Make time to attend the Buckler Craft Fair, visit the Lover's Key Arts & Crafts Show, or catch a movie at AMC Classic Merchants Crossing 16.
Take a day trip to J.N. Darling National Wildlife Refuge on Sanibel Island. This refuge is home to alligators, sea turtles, river otters, and more than 200 species of birds.
The best restaurants in North Fort Myers include Murder Mystery Dinner Train, Smoke 'N Pit Bar B Que, and Nauti Parrot Tiki Hut.
Fun museums in the greater North Fort Myers area include the Southwest Florida Museum of History, the Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium, and the Edison and Ford Winter Estates.
Shoppers who want to snag great seasonal deals should stop by Bell Tower Shops, Fleamasters Fleamarket, or Merchants Crossing Shopping Center.