With abundant wildlife, thousands of acres of nature preserve, and surrounded by the beautiful Gulf of Mexico there is no shortage of tours available on Sanibel Island. Please view our list of tours to find the right one for you.
Sanibel Island offers visitors a tempting array of conveniently located restaurants. Freshly-caught fish and seafood are prominently featured, of course, along with choices ranging from traditional southern, to modern, ethnic, bistro, elegant and casual.
Bicycles are a preferred mode of travel for visitors to Sanibel Island. More than 21 miles of well-maintained bike trails criss-cross the island, with most major attractions and destinations accessible via these trails. Visit our bicycling page to access a list of local cycling resources (rental, sales, repair) and a trail map for your convenience.
The Island Inn now has kayaks available to rent, directly on the beach! Paddle along the coast and enjoy the warm water and the beautiful view from the other side of the beach. Visit the front desk for rentals and more information.
Imagine yourself on the ninth green of an award-winning golf course, lining up for a putt. Palm trees sway in the breeze, the beautiful Sanibel River winds by the golf course, and the sunset is picture perfect. Is this a dream? No, you are golfing on Sanibel Island!
Sanibel Island is world famous for its abundant fishing tradition. There are many fishing charters manned by highly experienced crews to take you to the perfect location to hook that trout, tarpon, redfish or any of the many exotic fish that thrive in Sanibel Island’s waters.
Come do the “Sanibel Stoop”! Walking along the pristine shorelines of Sanibel Island, you can’t help but stoop down, pick up and examine some of the millions of shells that blanket the miles of beautiful shoreline.
Whether you prefer your beach wide and open or sheltered and palm-shaded, the graceful arc of Sanibel Island creates many stunning choices for beach goers. Click the link above to see a list of beaches with hours of operation, parking fees, directions and other information.
Looking for things to do on your Sanibel Island vacation? Island Inn has complied a list of popular attractions and activities for you. Find tours, nature preserves, beaches, shopping trails, shelling and much more. Sanibel island has it all! Whether your looking for action or just to relax, your dream vacation is here at Sanibel Island.