Does the term ‘family vacation’ produce feelings of excitement or anxiety, or perhaps something in between? The logistics of these getaways can require a bit of effort, from where to stay and eat to what to do. Thankfully the Fort Myers area has the ‘what to do’ question more than covered.
The beautiful beaches are an easy choice to accommodate any age range in your family. But if you want something other than salt water to cool off in, Sun Splash Family Water Park will do the trick. There are slides with great speed and large drops, as well as a relaxing river to float along.
If you want a little education mixed in with your fun, walk through the preserves at the Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium, where you'll spot reptiles and other native creatures.
There are a number of ‘one stop shop’ kind of places too, where families can interact with animals, participate in educational activities, and also enjoy sports and games. At these places, everyone is a kid, no matter what your ID says.
These 10Best family friendly activities are sure to entertain the little guys while still pleasing the big ones too.