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Sanibel Island

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Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts. Most people go there for "shelling" on the beach--the "Sanibel stoop" remains a tourist favorite. It's a family-friendly destination with a village atmosphere and loads of chances for viewing local wildlife. Sanibel Island is in Southwest Gulf Coast. Plan your vacation with our United States road trip planner and discover the best things to do in Sanibel Island.
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Kids friendly things to do in Sanibel Island

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Hidden gems in Sanibel Island

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Wildlife in Sanibel Island

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Beaches in Sanibel Island

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Where to stay in Sanibel Island

Condos, apartments, and guesthouses personalized by their owners tend to stick to the beachside and include stunning views and private pools. Book in advance online or over the phone, as prices can be dear if you wait until the last minute.
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