There’s plenty to do and explore in Naples! Whether you’re looking for some adventure, a new perspective or a dash of culture, our DO section highlights the best of Southwest Florida’s activities, attractions and destinations.



Naples Botanical Garden is a treasure trove of flora in the heart of Naples. Comprised of nine named gardens and a 90-acre nature sanctuary that’s home to hundreds of animal species—eagles, otters, tree frogs and gopher tortoises, to name a few—the Garden represents plants and cultures from around the world, including Southeast Asia, Brazil and the Caribbean. Visitors are welcome daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays). A range of art, gardening, wellness and birding educational programs for children and adults is also available.