- Expected Oct 29, 2019
Whether you're kayaking through mangroves, bodysurfing with manta rays, or sunbathing with a piña colada in hand, soak up the Sunshine State with Moon Florida Gulf Coast. Inside you'll find:
Flexible itineraries from short beach getaways to a 10-day road trip covering all 700 miles of the Florida Gulf CoastStrategic advice for beach-goers, wildlife enthusiasts, water sports lovers, and moreThe best spots for outdoor adventures like kayaking, hiking, biking, bird-watching, and fishing, and the best beaches for swimming, sunsets, and seclusionTop activities and unique experiences: Discover the vibrant performing arts scene in Sarasota or stroll through quaint riverfront towns and secluded island enclaves. Unwind on shell-scattered beaches, explore winding mazes of mangroves, or spot gators in the swampy Everglades. Ride the coasters at Busch Gardens, browse art galleries in Naples, or check out a local swamp buggy race. Sail through the canals of Tampa, kick back at a beachfront oyster bar, and sip a local brew as the sun sets over the oceanExpert advice from Florida native Jason Ferguson on where to stay, where to eat, and how to get around by car, bus, or boatFull-color photos and detailed maps throughoutBackground information on the Gulf Coast's landscape, wildlife, history, and cultureHandy tips for international visitors, families with kids, LGBTQ travelers, and travelers with disabilitiesWith Moon Florida Gulf Coast's practical advice and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.
For more of the Sunshine State, try Moon Florida Keys. Hitting the road? Check out Moon South Florida & the Keys Road Trip.