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Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island

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Landmark Tourist Spot
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. To visit Periwinkle Way on your trip to Sanibel Island, use our Sanibel Island vacation planner.
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  • It's all a bit t-shirt, t-shirt, t-shirt, once you've been in one shop you've been in most of them. The Shell shop is nice and we usually buy some gifts in there but the whole place is lacking variety...  more »
  • The "Main Drag". Traffic usually busy but not unreasonable. I got a kick out of the traffic directors instead of traffic lights. Surprised there are not more fender benders.  more »
  • The heartbeat of the Island. It had it all. Bars, Liquor store, Ice Cream, Pubs, restaurants, retail stores,grocery stores, Bait and Tackle, everything you could need is stretched all along Periwinkle...  more »