The Best Time to Visit
Known for beaches and historic houses, Fort Myers is known for monsoon-influenced climate. The best months to visit this majestic destination would be the months of March, April and May. The sun is up during this time and temperature ranges between 60s to 80s.
Fort Myers Festivals & Events
Watch the greatest golfing legends battle it out at Annual Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournaments in October or take part in Southwest Florida Folk and Blues Fest, there are surely plenty of festivities in October.
Tips to Save on Travel to Fort Myers
Advance booking is the best way to get cheap flight to Fort Myers. Book 40 to 25 days in advance to grab cheap flights. Airlines such as Air Canada, Delta Airlines and US Airways offers get discounts on airline tickets. Public transportation is the best way to reach the downtown.
Top Attractions in Fort Myers
The Lakes Park - The Lakes Park features not one but two marvelous attractions that include the fragrance garden and a miniature train village. The garden, much like its name, features stunning aromatic flowers and herbs while the train ride is a throughout fun.
Fort Myers Historical Museum - Learn about Fort Meyer’s past through a well-documented artifacts and demonstrations at the Fort Myers Historical Museum. Also check out exhibits like the life-size tiger skeleton and the Spanish cannon. But the major highlight of the museum is the railroad car that takes kids to Esperanza.
Art of the Olympians Art of the Olympians is arguably the most unique attraction in Fort Myers. The museum pays tribute to the classic combination of art and sport by featuring art work by Al Oerter, Florence Griffith-Joyner, Larry Young, and Shane Gould. All these athletes were Olympic athletes at one point of time.
Walking trails Take a walk on the paths of walking trails or learn about the stars through interactive shows at the Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium. The wildlife of the center is also impressive.