Welcome to Gulf Coast Vacations - We provide information about vacation and holiday rental properties around the Gulf Coast of Florida, including Naples, Marco Island, Everglades, Isles of Capri and Goodland Florida to help plan your southwest Florida Gulf Coast vacation or holiday.
The Gulf coast of Florida offers many unique locations for family vacation fun. There are many state parks along the western edge of Florida. Including Crystal River Preserve, Homosassa Springs, Weeki Wachee and more the further south you go.
You can dive with manatees near Crystal River or walk the Native American mounds at Crystal River Archeological Park. If those do not interest you fishing and scuba diving are available at most parks along the Gulf Coast.
Children can pretend to be pirates for a day at Captain Memo's Pirate cruise near Clearwater. The Clearwater Aquarium, a non profit organization, has special exhibits that allow the public to touch sting rays and starfish. Pier 60 near St. Petersburg has street performers and salt water fishing.
Special visits to gulf islands including Sanibel and Captiva offer miles of beaches for children to explore with activities geared especially for them....read more »