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If you’re after a great beach holiday destination in Florida then Fort Myers is the perfect choice. Start your trip planning with cheap flights to Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW). Most all major US airlines operate flights there with stopovers from London.
Fort Myers is a great city to visit just about any time of the year. It’s a rare occurrence, but For Myers has seen frost in winter. The best time to visit is Spring/Summer when the beaches are packed and the coastal waters are warm. Book your flights to Fort Mysers at least 6 months in advance.
Flights to Fort Myers take around 14 hours with stopovers from London.
Fort Mysers and the Sanibel region are known for their great beaches, laid-back feel and great night time entertainment. If you’re visiting in the summer you won’t need to pack much beyond your swim and beach gear!
Butterfly Estates: Get up close and personal with every butterfly species native to Florida in this butterfly conservatory in the River District of Fort Myers. It’s good to note that a car hire in Fort Myers is the best way to get around.
Edison & Ford Winter Estates: Take a trip into American history through this huge museum that houses hundreds of Edison and Ford’s inventions and objects.
Manatee Park: If you want to see the gentle Florida manatee close up, this non-captive park is the perfect spot. There are great viewing areas and a picnic shelter. You can even rent canoes and kayaks too. Admission is free.
Find more information on Fort Myers Tourism Board.
There are plenty of hotels, beach cottages, luxury resorts and flats to book while you enjoy your holidays in Fort Myers. The only thing to keep in mind is that this place is super popular during Spring Break so it’s essential to book your hotel rooms as far in advance as possible around March-April.