Top Rainy Day Activities in Naples, Florida

Is it raining right now in Naples? Looking for an indoor activity? It’s normal to have rain every day, for the greatest part in the afternoons during August and September becoming more scarce at the end of September. Storm clouds typically gather in the afternoon, darkening the sky, then dumping their rain upon the parks,
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Tin City

WELCOME TO TIN CITY In the 1920s Tin City’s tin roofed buildings were the hub of economic development and transport which was made possible by the construction of the Seaboard Airline Railroad. As a result, this stretch of the Gordon River became the heart of Naples’ fishing industry, including clam shelling, oyster processing, boat construction
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The Village on Venetian Bay

WELCOME TO THE VILLAGE ON VENETIAN BAY Home to more than 50 top-tier shops, art galleries, and a selection of waterfront Naples restaurants, The Village Shops On Venetian Bay has been heralded for its award-winning design, Village waterfront setting, and eclectic mix of specialty retailers. A classic Mediterranean theme includes meandering courtyards, Venetian-style facades, and
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The Holocaust Museum

WELCOME TO THE HOLOCAUST MUSEUM Their mission is to teach the lessons of the Holocaust to inspire action against bigotry, hatred, and violence. They do this through: Collecting artifacts that tell the individual stories within the larger history of the Holocaust. Providing educational programs and activities to students at all grade levels. Presenting general public
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The Baker Museum

WELCOME TO THE BAKER MUSEUM Naples has a very large artist’s community. When you come to Naples, or if you have been to Naples, you can understand why. With our gorgeous beaches, unique wildlife and the fact that we are located within the Western Everglades, it is not a surprise why any artist wouldn’t be
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Sun-N-Fun Lagoon

WELCOME TO SUN-N-FUN LAGOON One of the hardest things about taking a family vacation is finding something that your child or children will genuinely enjoy. With various games, toys, extracurricular activities, and other things always keeping your family busy during your normal routine, vacations have a lot to live up to. LOCATED NORTH EAST OF
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Rookery Bay

WELCOME TO ROOKERY BAY RESEARCH RESERVE Located at the northern end of the Ten Thousand Islands on the gulf coast of Florida, the Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve represents one of the few remaining undisturbed mangrove estuaries in North America. The Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve is managed by the Florida Department of
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Revs Institute

WELCOME TO REVS INSTITUTE The Revs Institute founder Miles Collier was born into an American automotive dynasty. Both his father and uncle, Miles and Sam, respectively, are credited with introducing sports car racing to the United States during the 1930’s. Together, the pair were early members of the Sports Car Club of America fostering Mr.
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Nature and Wildlife Areas

WELCOME TO NAPLES NATURE AND WILDLIFE AREAS
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Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens

WELCOME TO THE NAPLES ZOO If you’re a parent, then you know all about drool and runny noses. But you’ve probably never experienced it like you will at Naples Zoo. Get ready for an exciting, up close adventure that will be remembered by both you and your kids for a lifetime as you feed giraffes,
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Naples Historic Palm Cottage

WELCOME TO NAPLES HISTORIC PALM COTTAGE At the corner of 12th Avenue South and Gulfshore Boulevard sits an exquisite example of Naples authentic charm, Historic Palm Cottage. Under the preservation of the Naples Historical Society, the Palm Cottage house museum lets visitors experience the rustic, hand-crafted charm of Old Naples through guided tours where trained
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Naples Fishing Report

Southwest Florida offers many different varieties of fishing depending on the time of year. A local Naples Fishing Charter, will know at which times we have great fishing like tarpon, snook and redfish in the backcountry, grouper and snapper offshore, and a large variety of different pelagic species that inhabit the gulf. Below are a
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Naples Depot Museum

WELCOME TO THE NAPLES DEPOT MUSEUM Let’s face it: Naples is a very attractive destination. It has beautiful beaches, amazing wildlife and nature with great opportunities for various water sports and outdoor activities; additionally, there is a beautiful urban city that is very tourist friendly that combines a love for nature, luxury and urbanization in
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Naples Botanical Garden

WELCOME TO THE NAPLES BOTANICAL GARDEN Vacationing in Naples Florida is such a happy and blissful time. While staying in your vacation home you have lots of attractions to choose from. Of these, Naples Botanical Garden is a must see! Once home to a strip mall and parking lot, Naples Botanical Garden has gone above
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Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples

WELCOME TO THE GOLISANO CHILDREN’S MUSEUM The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples (C’mon) is Southwest Florida’s first museum devoted for children and families to learn through play. With hands-on exhibit galleries, the accessible museum invites visitors of all ages to journey through the swamps of the Everglades, weave through a maze, climb a two-story banyan
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Family Fun

Want to enjoy family time at a slower pace? How about a few days at the beach? Named “America’s Best All-Around Beach” by The Travel Channel, Naples offers a relaxed pace, wide, sandy beaches lapped by the playful waves of Gulf of Mexico, and plenty of recreational opportunities. Naples is informal, family-friendly, and boasts an
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Dog Parks in Naples, FL

The following parks were known to allow dogs as of the time of this posting. *Parks that provide leash-free (off-leash) areas are specially noted. Please call in advance to confirm their policies. Click here for dog friendly beaches. Visiting Naples? Check out our pet friendly accommodations. Collier-Seminole State Park Dog-Friendly Parks 20200 E Tamiami Trail/H
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Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park

WELCOME TO DELNOR-WIGGINS This popular destination boasts one of the most pristine stretch of beach in the world. Every day, this tropical beach paradise beckons visitors to partake in vast peaceful views of the Gulf of Mexico, and experience the many shorebirds and wildlife that gather here every year. Visitors arrive to this park to
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CREW Land & Water Trust

WELCOME TO CREW LAND & WATER TRUST For most people who come to visit Naples, they think about the lovely beaches, the luxurious opportunities for the traveler and local alike, the great fishing, and the fact that it is becoming a great urban escape destination. However, they seem to forget one of the most significant
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Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary

WELCOME TO CORKSCREW SWAMP SANCTUARY Officially established in the 1950s by the Audubon Society, Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary is one of the most unique, arguably the most unique place related to the Audubon Society in the United States. What makes it unique is the fact that it is the only privately owned park that belongs to
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Conservancy of Southwest Florida

WELCOME TO THE CONSERVANCY The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is a leading environmental conservation organization dedicated to protecting the water, land and wildlife which make our home such a special place. As the population in Southwest Florida grows, so do the demands we place on our unique, natural resources. For more than 50 years the
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Cambier Park

WELCOME CAMBIER PARK During your stay with us at Naples Florida Vacation Homes, you will probably want a change of pace from the beach, from the shopping, the fishing, the boating, the rugged nature, and the arts scene. Yes, these are all reasons why you come to Naples in the first place, and they are
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Bird Gardens of Naples

WELCOME TO THE BIRD GARDENS OF NAPLES The Bird Gardens of Naples is a nonprofit organization whose sole concern is parrot welfare in captivity and conservation of wild parrots. We are an outreach and placement program which places into safe custody, parrots which are abandoned, abused, or in need of a home for any reason.
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Arts & Culture Events

ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS IN NAPLES, FL Naples, Florida, is rated as one of the “10 great places for big-city art, with a small town feel.” It must be the aura of this tropical paradise that attracts artists and those who love art. The breathtaking natural beauty of Naples is enhanced by more than 100
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