Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island

Stroll along Sanibel's main street, Periwinkle Way, for the area's best shopping, galleries, and cafes. This main road features Periwinkle Place, an open-air shopping center with 25 boutiques, including the original Chico's store, a restaurant, and a spa. The lushly landscaped boardwalks feature soothing fountains and play area for kids. Stop in for some island fare at the center's main dining location, Blue Giraffe Restaurant. Purchase specialty jewelry, beautifully prepared seashells, and many other craft items at one of the boutique shops along this main drag. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Periwinkle Way by using our Sanibel Island route planner.
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  • So many beautiful shops, something for everyone. The plaza is beautiful and very relaxing to walk through.  more »
  • This is a very convenient way to visit the island. All restaurants and many strips of little shops. Food store is there and gas station, also. We found great places to visit while we were on our vacat...  more »
  • It's the main street of the island where there are many hotels, restaurants and shops. When we were here was nothing going on on the island and the street was as extinct. The houses on the street were largely empty and it was almost like a ghost island! Conclusion: Point of view in any case worth recommending
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