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Our Naples, Florida Surroundings are Calling

If you can tear yourself away from our beautiful beach, idyllic pool and overall relaxing vibe you can enjoy some amazing experiences in the area surrounding Naples Grande, the ideal choice in Naples, FL luxury hotels. We can help you arrange half or full day excursions to explore the Everglades, visit some of the areas other beautiful beaches or get a close encounter with an alligator, manatee or some of Florida’s other amazing wildlife. When seeking a conveniently located Naples, FL hotel near the Everglades, consider our luxury resort with concierge service.

For more information, or to reserve any of the tours we've highlighted below, please contact our Concierge team by dialing 239-254-5600 or make an online request by clicking here. Please note that these excursions and activities are off-site.

Airboat Tours

Wootens - This 30 minute tour through the Everglades is exciting and adventurous for up to 18 guests per airboat. Also available are private one hour tours. These skilled airboat drivers whisk you through the most intimate parts of the Everglades National Park to explore the various Mangrove variations, birding and wildlife including some up close encounters with alligators. There are packages available that include the airboat tour with a swamp buggy ride, animal sanctuary pass and alligator show - your chance to hold an alligator of your own!

Speedy's Airboat - One house adventurous airboat ride in smaller boats for a more personal experience through the everglades! Learn more here

Salt Island Sea Planes

Make the most out of your stay at Naples Grande and book a Salt Island Sea Plane excursion. Offering both coastal and everglade options, explore beautiful South Florida from a amphibious seaplane. Flights typically last one hours and allow you to explore beyond Naples Grande Beach Resort.


Naples Beach Watersports - Fly high above the pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico! Experience breathtaking views and the warm breezes from unique heights.

Jet Ski

Naples Beach Watersports - Rent jet ski's to experience the thrill of skimming across the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Pure Naples - Your choice of rentals or private tours to explore the waters with a guide.

AWE Watersports - guided jet ski tours through the mangroves only 6 miles north of Naples Grande Beach Resort. 

Manatee Eco Tour

See Manatees - Reserve your low speed 90-minute daytime tour or a 3.5 hour sunset tour. Common wildlife sightings include manatees, Everlades water fowl, alligators, dolphins and sharks. Also enjoy a history lesson about the mangroves and their importance to Florida’s ecosystem.

Double R's Tours - Enjoy a 2.5 hour eco-nature tour starting in the heart of the Everglades. This excursion includes up to 30 minutes of manatee viewings and then takes you to the middle of the 10,000 islands.

Naples Trolley

Naples Trolley Tours - the best way for those new to Naples to see what the area has to offer. Your Guided Trolley driver will provide unique information about the history of Collier County and Naples. Engaging for all ages!

Segway Tours

Extreme Rentals - Explore Old Naples on your very own segway! This self balancing human transporter has no accelerator and no brakes, yet is the easiest and most fun way to explore downtown.

Jet Boats

Pure Naples - Explore the vast Naples waterways with commentary explaining the sights and ecology of our town. See dolphins and more aboard a 23 passenger jet boat that is fun for all ages. You'll feel the thrill of 360-degree adrenaline rush turns and reaching speeds in excess of 35 mph. Enjoy this experience of a lifetime for you and your family.

Kayaking Tours

Everglades Area Tours - The Boat Assisted Kayak Eco Tour combines the best of a boat tour, kayak tour and walking tour in a single great learning experience. Depending on the season, you can encounter manatees, dolphins, sea turtles, bald eagles, ospreys, alligators and more. A comfortable boat right will bring you deep into the park with your Naturalist guide before the slow kayak tour to get you close to the flora and fauna (No previous kayaking experience required - single and double kayaks available). Continue your experience by walking on a pristine barrier island beach that is seldom visited by others before returning with amazing memories.

Everglades Area Tours - A 4 hour Mangrove Tunnel Kayak Eco Tour is also available as an alternative to an airboat ride as it is quiet, peaceful and surreal. Leisurely paddle with your naturalist guide who will interpret and explain all of the sights you'll encounter. This is a very unique tour and peek into the Everglades! With sun or moonlight shimmering through the canopy of the mangroves, the stillness of the forest vegetation and the sounds of the forest itself make for a very memorable excursion.

AWE Watersports - Join their 2 hour guided tours each morning at 9:30am. AWE Watersports also offers personal rental of kayaks and paddle boards for those wanting to go on their own adventure! 

Bird & Dolphin Photography Tours

Everglades Area Tours - This two hour tour is a wonderful adventure for the whole family and is a great introduction to Southwest Florida. In captain's style seating on a comfortable boat ride, you will be brought into the Everglades National Park and Rookery Bay's 10,000 islands. The area's wildlife moves around in order to exist and so must we! You can expect to encounter manatees, dolphins, sea turtles, bald eagles, ospreys, herons, egrets, pelicans, alligators, rosette spoonsbills, as well as numerous species of fish and shore birds, depending on season. Bringing camera's are a must!

Swamp Walk Tours

Everglades Area Tours - A Swamp Walk Tour is one of the most unique, memorable and fascinating tours that is special to Southwest Florida. With the aide from one of our knowledgeable and passionate naturalists, you'l learn about the natural history of the Everglades, the impact of humans on the ecosystem, and the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) - the largest restoration project our planet has known. A vast variety of native and exotic flora and fauna species inhabit this ecosystem. You may also come across an endangered orchid in bloom (such as the ghost orchid or the dingy-flowered star) or see fresh tracks from an elusive Florida panther.


Dalis - Enjoy half day trips including top of the line rods, reel, tackle and bait (license included). Guests are welcome to bring a small cooler for snacks and drinks and all boats include restrooms on board.

Pure Naples - Your choice of deep sea or backwater fishing charter and an opportunity to meet other fishing enthusiasts on board! Private fishing charters are also available on a 43 foot boat that can travel up to 60 miles offshore for a full day, or 20 miles offshore for a half day trip. On any given day you can catch red grouper, gag grouper, mangrove snapper, white frunt, lane snapper, shark or the occasional king fish or barracuda on a boat equipped for both speed and comfort that can accommodate up to 6 passengers with an air conditioned cabin and full on-board facilities.


*Our preferred vendor* Sweet Liberty - A variety of cruises including Sunset Cruises, Beach Island Shelling Cruises, Nature Watch & Sightseeing Cruises on their stunning 53' Catamaran.

Pure Naples - A variety of cruises are available including dolphin watches, sightseeing, sunset and kids cruises.

Naples Princess - Delight in the comfort of the Naples Princess as it departs from City Docks and starts the tours with stunning views of the Old Naples town and homes. Sightseeing or Sunset cruises available with either lunch or dinner.

Day Trips

Key West Express - Enjoy a thrilling quick trip down to the Florida Keys via boat! Your choice to return same night or spend 1 night in the keys and return the next day.

Salt Island Seaplanes - Between October and April, delight in the once-in-a-lifetime experience of touring our area via seaplane. With seating up to four guests, you can enjoy the ride in this part plane/part boat adventure to indulge in breathtaking views unseen by everyone else. Your choice of coastline or everglades tours.

For more information, or to reserve any of the tours we've highlighted below, please contact our Concierge team by dialing 239-254-5600 or make an online request by clicking here. Please note that these excursions and activities are off-site.

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