Beaches

Beautiful surroundings, warm sands and spectacular sunsets abound along the Paradise Coast’s beaches from Barefoot Beach to Naples, and to Marco Island. You will also find numerous beach parks that range from those with full facilities to simple access points for long walks on deserted sands. No matter where you choose to lose your shoes and dip your toes in the sand, there are plenty of beaches to suit your personal style.

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    Surfer dog

    A dog "surfs" on a pet-friendly beach on Florida's Paradise Coast.

  • See for yourself the beauty of Florida’s Paradise Coast live on area webcams.
    Click on the webcam links to view beaches, rivers and other great spaces. Hamilton Harbor Yacht Club  LaPlaya Beach Webcam                Laplaya Gulf Lawn... Read More >
    In Search of The Green Flash
    Dusk at the Naples Pier, early June. Cool breezes have blown away the daytime heat and now fan the throng of people strolling the boarded walkway. Most have come for the sunset — a Naples pastim... Read More >
    Hike or Paddle the Paradise Coast to See Tropical Wildlife
    Tropical forests, estuaries, barrier islands, dolphins, Florida panthers and more than 200 species of birds are just a few of the many fascinating creatures you can see on the Paradise Coast. With mor... Read More >
    Five More Reasons to Hit the Beach
    If you live in Florida, like I do, you sometimes let ordinary, everyday life get in the way of enjoying Florida's star attraction – the beach. No matter how many times I go, it never seems t... Read More >
    Beaches with Natural Beauty
    Visit one of the pristine beaches on Florida's Paradise Coast and you'll relax and play on powdery, sugar-white sands framed by inviting turquoise and blue waters. Whether it's a long walk... Read More >
  • Let Collier Area Transit (CAT) drive you to the beach.
    Love going to the beach, but hate trying to find parking during the busy season? Let Collier Area Transit (CAT) drive you to the beach.The trolley operates from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily from now through Sunday, May 28, 2017. You can catch the trolley at the North Collier Regional Park Administration Building, 15000 Livingston Road, Naples, Florida 34109.The trolley runs every 60 minutes and serves Vanderbilt Beach, Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park and Conner Park. The fare to ride is $1.50 for a single ride, or you may use your CAT pass to hop on. You can use your CAT passes to ride beyond the beach and the park.Passes may be purchased at the CAT transfer facility at the Collier County Government Center, 3355 Tamiami Trail E., Naples, Florida 34112; at the CAT facility located at 8300 Radio Road, Naples, Florida 34104; or at the North Collier Government Service Center, 2335 Orange Blossom Drive, Naples, Florida 34109.
    Let Collier Area Transit (CAT) drive you to the beach.
    Love going to the beach, but hate trying to find parking during the busy season? Let Collier Area Transit (CAT) drive you to the beach.The trolley operates from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily from now through... - 1:09 Play
    Let Collier Area Transit (CAT) drive you to the beach.
    Love going to the beach, but hate trying to find parking during the busy season? Let Collier Area Transit (CAT) drive you to the beach.The trolley operates from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily from now through Sunday, May 28, 2017. You can catch the trolley at the North Collier Regional Park Administration Building, 15000 Livingston Road, Naples, Florida 34109.The trolley runs every 60 minutes and serves Vanderbilt Beach, Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park and Conner Park. The fare to ride is $1.50 for a single ride, or you may use your CAT pass to hop on. You can use your CAT passes to ride beyond the beach and the park.Passes may be purchased at the CAT transfer facility at the Collier County Government Center, 3355 Tamiami Trail E., Naples, Florida 34112; at the CAT facility located at 8300 Radio Road, Naples, Florida 34104; or at the North Collier Government Service Center, 2335 Orange Blossom Drive, Naples, Florida 34109.
    Explore Florida's Paradise Coast
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    Explore Florida's Paradise Coast
    Explore Florida's Paradise Coast
    Marco Island
    For more about WHERE TO GO, WHAT TO DO & WHERE TO DINE visit www.ParadiseCoast.TV Marco Island, one of the Ten Thousand Islands, makes up the southern tip of the Paradise Coast. The island is home... - 2:09 Play
    Marco Island
    For more about WHERE TO GO, WHAT TO DO & WHERE TO DINE visit www.ParadiseCoast.TV Marco Island, one of the Ten Thousand Islands, makes up the southern tip of the Paradise Coast. The island is home to some of the world's most beautiful beaches and offers access to both the Gulf of Mexico and the mangrove lined estuaries of the Ten Thousand Islands. For more information visit: http://www.cityofmarcoisland.com/ WHERE TO GO: Say What Charters https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tuYW3yiSis WHAT TO DO: Wootens Grassland Airboat Tours https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=geQVJgvK6ck WHERE TO DINE: CJ's on the Bay https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kwRo1-4WXfE
    Florida's Paradise Coast - What's Your Fantasy of Paradise
    Everyone has their fantasy of paradise. Discover yours on Florida's Paradise Coast of Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades. http://www.paradisecoast.com/ - 0:31 Play
    Florida's Paradise Coast - What's Your Fantasy of Paradise
    Everyone has their fantasy of paradise. Discover yours on Florida's Paradise Coast of Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades. http://www.paradisecoast.com/
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