Naples’ crystal blue waters off of the Gulf of Mexico will wave your winter blues away with temperate weather. Our pearly white sand beaches draw the crowds, but there are more things to do in Naples FL, from dolphin watching and adventure tours to shelling and snorkeling, and much more. You’ll love staying in one of our Vanderbilt Vacation properties as you enjoy your getaway to North Naples, FL.

Dolphin Watching and Adventure Tours

Naples Water Tours offers family sized tours that feature the best way to see the wildlife and the beauty of Naples, FL. Get up close to wild dolphins as you make your way through Mangrove forest to a lagoon where you can walk a short sand path to a secluded Island Beach. The perfect spot for the kids to go shelling or swimming while you relax in this peaceful scenery. After taking pictures and making memories, we’ll head into Gordon Pass and the homes of the rich and famous. Look at some of the beautiful houses that line Naples Bay and Port Royal. Avoid the crowds and see it all on one of these beautiful Naples Water Tours. The kids can enjoy viewing wildlife and collecting seashells as you sit back and enjoy our Florida beaches.

Snorkeling and Shelling in Naples, FL

If you’re looking to go shelling in Naples, FL gets up early to beat the crowds, but if you don’t, it’s ok you’ll find plenty throughout the seven-mile stretch of beach. Historically known for its real estate development, Naples, FL is quickly becoming a tourist town. Visit several natural attractions like the tropical wetlands of the Everglades National Park, and the chain of mangrove’s Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge. But if you’re a snorkeler, the coast will quickly become your playground. Schedule your dive with SCUBAdventures, whether you’re on vacation or a local, Naples offers diving almost all year round, weather permitting. Fish are abundant and colorful, from schools of Goliath groupers and meandering nurse sharks to stingrays and turtles cruising the area. SCUBAdventures will help you gear up and fill your tanks for according to the trip you select. Book your Vanderbilt Vacation rental to forget about the snow covering your driveway, the only white stuff we have down here in Naples, FL is sand!