Cast your line
Fishing in Sanibel-Captiva offers some wonderful options.
Your Sanibel & Captiva Vacation Guide
Eager to relax on the white, powdery sands and play in the glistening waters of Sanibel and Captiva Islands, visitors from all over the world are welcomed by these cherished paradises. Area residents, with unparalleled hospitality, invite visitors to come and share Sanibel’s natural grandeur. Spend the day on the sugar-white beach watching the dolphins glide through water of entrancing turquoise. Rent a bike and pedal around Sanibel on over 20 miles of paved bicycle paths listed in easy-to-read Sunny Day Guide maps. While you’re here, make sure your itinerary includes a kayak tour through mangrove forests, birdwatching in J.N. “Ding’ Darling Wildlife Refuge, and chartering a deep-sea fishing excursion.
Shop in style at Sanibel-Captiva stores and boutiques, independently owned and offering items you won’t find elsewhere. Local artisans, celebrated for their craftsmanship, display their collections of locally handmade artwork and unique imports. Looking for a unique way to remember your tropical island vacation? Fine jewelers will fit you with a custom-made Sanibel-Captiva charm bracelet, individually bejeweled to match your personality. Eclectic Sanibel and Captiva shopping centers, nestled within the natural paradise that surrounds them, offer fantastic collections of tropical apparel and swimsuits, fun souvenirs and novelties, and even rejuvenating massages – all in one place!
Restaurants on the islands, presenting menus ranging from casual to sophisticated, reflect the hospitality that is a Sanibel-Captiva trademark. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing lunch and some blended tropical cocktails, or a sophisticated dinner complemented by the perfect bottle of wine, the islands are ready to serve. From fine Italian dishes set in a classical atmosphere to breakfast enjoyed out on the patio, Sanibel-Captiva dining has been recognized and honored as some of the best in the nation!
At SunnyDayGuide.com, you’ll find all the detailed maps, entertaining articles and complete event schedules Sanibel-Captiva visitors have found within the pages of their free Sunny Day Guide magazine for more than 15 years! Like every issue of Sunny Day Guide magazine, the pages of your online Sanibel-Captiva guide are filled with restaurants, activity listings, shopping locations and valuable Money-Saving Coupons. We’re also available on your cell phone and mobile device, so you have all of the area’s attractions, natural landmarks and family amusements at your fingertips – wherever you are!