About Fort Myers
Historic Fort Myers - "City of Palms" close to Sanibel Island, Captiva Island, Fort Myers Beach and Naples
With its world famous McGregor boulevard, Fort Myers lies alongside the beautiful Caloosahatchee river, just across the bay from Cape Coral.
The Islands of Sanibel, Captiva, and Fort Myers Beach, famous for their white sandy beaches and tropical island atmosphere are minutes away.
Lush green landscapes of palms, mangrove and hibiscus and a year-round tropical climate, championship golf courses, fine dining and outlet shopping, spring training home to Baseballs, Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Socks, and home of the Thomas Edison & Henry Ford winter mansions.
South Fort Myers is located less than 1 hour from Naples and The Florida Everglades. A daily high-speed passenger ferry service connects Fort Myers and Key West – convenient for day trips or overnight visits. Miami & Tampa airports can be reached in less than 2 ½ hours.