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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    Kayaking

    Kayaking is one way to get up close and personal to Florida's Paradise Coast, as kayaks can maneuver through mangroves and are fit for shallow as well as deep waters.

  • Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Weather & Beach Conditions
    Local Weather Current weather forecasts call for mostly fair skies and mild days with moderate breezes. High temperatures will range from the mid 60's to the mid 80's. You can check the detail... Read More >
    Top Beaches in Naples & Marco Island, Florida
    Naples and Marco Island beaches have climbed to the top of countless "top beaches" lists and won many prestigious awards, ranking consecutively on Dr. Beach’s list of the top 10 best b... 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 >
    Shelling on Naples & Marco Island Beaches
    Bring back more than a tan from your beach vacation on Florida's Paradise Coast. Join a shelling excursion and your souvenirs could include starfish, sand dollars and fighting conch shells. Florid... Read More >
    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 >
  • 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
    Paradise is Yours
    Paradise is Yours
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