Activities / environment
Cape Coral is located in the west of Florida on the Gulf of Mexico. The city is located in County Lee in the neighborhood of Fort Myers, Sarasota and Marco Island.
If you are looking for a relaxing holiday close to the beach with excellent shopping opportunities, you will find the perfect holiday destination in Cape Coral. In Florida's second largest city with a large proportion of German emigrants, you can plan a diverse holiday with many experiences. Many destinations are within reach and can be planned in day trips.
Because of the more than 600 km long water channels that run through Cape Coral, it is also called the Venice of America. The environment is ideal for those who love boating.
Cape Coral is ideal for holidaymakers looking for peace and quiet. It is also becoming increasingly popular with wealthy Americans.
The cottages are located in mature residential areas where American families live with their children.
The opportunities for recreation and exercise in the area around Cape Coral and Ft.Myers are almost unlimited.
In addition, Cape Coral is one of the three safest cities in the entire United States
Climate and weather
Since Florida is known as the Sunshine State and even the fruity oranges can be seen on the car plates, you can expect warm temperatures all year round. In Cape Coral there is a subtropical climate and the warmest months are the summer months with over 30 ° C degrees. But in these summer months it is also very humid and it can come to heavy thunderstorms and rain showers.
On the gray days you should not underestimate the sun and always use a sunscreen to avoid the sunburn. The hurricane season with tropical storms starts towards the end of May and lasts until the end of November, so the best time to travel to Cape Coral are the winter months with a temperature around 25 ° C.
The beautiful beaches of the two dream islands, Sanibel and Captiva, located directly at the Gulf of Mexico, can be reached with your rental car in about 15-20 minutes. Likewise the sandy beaches of Ft.Myers Beach. The clean beaches are very safe here. Ft.Myers Beach, e.g. has shallow water and little flow, so it is also suitable for families with children.
This selection is not exhaustive, because the number of beaches is just too big to list here all.
- Cape Coral Beach. ...
- Pine Island. ...
- Fort Myers Beach. ...
- Lovers Key State Park. ...
- Sanibel Island / Lighthouse Beach und Bowmans Beach. ...
- Naples Pier. ...
- Siesta Key Beach
Fishing, deep sea fishing, surfing, water skiing, jet skiing, parasailing, diving, snorkeling, powerboat, tennis, mini golf, horse riding and much more can be tried out.
Especially golfers can pursue their hobby on many well-kept facilities.
You also have the option of renting a motorboat, with which you can go exploring directly from the villa`s boats dock. You do not need a boating license in Florida..