Bonita Springs (15 Minutes)
Located about 10-15 minutes north outside of Naples, Bonita Springs offers the visitor great shopping, nice beaches, and important natural parks that will give you a chance to explore the local natural splendor to its fullest! For shopping and dining, you cannot miss the Coconut Point Mall! For nature lovers, visit Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, an area owned by Audubon where one can see almost 200 species of birds, and Koreshan Sate Park, which is a great place for hikers and campers.
Estero (20 Minutes)
Located about 20 minutes north outside of Naples, Estero is a great location for those who love to shop, dine out, or are looking to charter a boat.
Fort Myers (30 Minutes)
Located about 30 minutes outside of Naples, Fort Myers is a fairly large city with great beaches, cultural sites, and historical attractions that the entire family will love!
Ave Maria (30 Minutes)
Originally founded to house the newly relocated Ave Maria University, Ave Maria is also a charming little town. Visit the town square with its charming Catholic church, eat some ice cream in one of the coffee shops or grab a bite to eat in one of the local restaurants, or explore the picturesque campus of Ave Maria University. Ave Maria is located at least 30 minutes north outside of Naples.
Marco Island (30 Minutes)
Located about 30 minutes south of Naples, Marco Island is a great place to shop, dine and enjoy some great beaches and wildlife. Come to relax along Tiger Tail Beach, which is the longest crescent shaped beach in the world, rent a cabana at The Lagoon, fish along the Big Marco Pass, or enjoy a relaxing walk along the Sand Dollar Spit Beach and collect some shells.
Everglades City and the Florida Everglades (45 Minutes)
Located 45 minutes to an hour south outside of Naples, The Florida Everglades is one of the great natural treasures of not only the United States, but of the world, with its listing as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Originally founded in the 1920s as the Collier County seat, Everglades City is a charming little town filled with rich local history and great opportunities to kayak, canoe, experiment with paddle boarding, charter a boat, or go fishing.
Sanibel Island and Captiva Island (45 Minutes)
Sanibel Island and Captiva Island, located about 45 miles north outside of Naples, is a great location for the beach lover and/or individual who enjoys outdoor sports like kayaking, sport fishing, shopping and paddle boarding