Located between the attractions of Venice and the town of Port Charlotte, North Port is well positioned to enjoy all the fun along the Gulf Coast. The area is popular with families for its beautiful safe beaches. Enjoy the many delightful restaurants along the Venice waterfront, or take a leisurely stroll along the pier. There are several state parks surrounding North Port including the Myakka State Forest and the Myakka River State Park and many other museums, gardens and attractions to enjoy from your North Port vacation villa base.
One of the main attractions of the Gulf coast of Florida is the perfect white sandy beaches and warm Gulf waters. The beaches near North Port are perfect for sunbathing, swimming and water sports. The nearby beach at Siesta Key was voted as having “the whitest sand in the world”. Boat Trips
The area has many boat tour companies which offer trips around the waterways of the Myakka State Park, or more adventurous sports fishing trips in the Gulf.
Venice is known as the “Shark’s Tooth Capital of the World”. A stroll along the 10-mile Caspersen Beach should reward sharp-eyed visitors with a fine collection. Shark’s teeth are curved in shape and about 3 inches long.
This internationally acclaimed museum in Sarasota is just a short drive from your vacation villa in North Port. It showcases contemporary and baroque artworks, sculptures, bronzes and circus artifacts. There are free guided tours and a café on site.
The Everglades is one of the natural wonders of the world and is within easy reach from your North Port vacation rental. Take an exhilarating airboat ride out to an Indian hammock and see many alligators and wading birds.
This excellent hands-on attraction is perfect for all ages as visitors dig for fossils, investigate reptiles and play with lasers.
The mild winters and sunny summers are one of the main attractions of the Gulf Coast of Florida. Winters are dry with average daytime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) while summers are a hot and humid 33°C (92°F) in July and August.
The nearest airport to your North Port vacation home is the Southwest Florida International Airport at Fort Myers which is 46 miles from the centre of North Port.