Last Updated on March 31, 2024

Guest Post by Melanie of The World Travel Girl

Are you looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Are you dreaming of white sandy beaches, turquoise waters, and amazing culinary experiences?

Fort Myers Florida is a charming area that offers all the classic Florida experiences.

Our 4-day Fort Myers itinerary will provide you with options for you to experience the best of what this sunny paradise has to offer. Fort Myers has something for everyone!

In this guide, we’ll take you through a crafted 4-day Fort Myers itinerary, including the best places to visit, the best things to do, accommodation recommendations, and answers to frequently asked questions to guide you for your next trip.

Located on the western coast of Florida, Fort Myers is known for its stunning beaches, amazing wildlife, and vibrant ambiance.

It offers a perfect combination of relaxation, adventure, and culture.

Whether you are here to soak up the sun, explore nature, or dive into history, there are many things to do in Fort Myers for everyone to enjoy their stay.





panoramic view of the beach and crowd in Fort Myers Beach from the pier
exterior view of the Edison and Fort Winter Estates in Fort Myers
delicious key lime pie on a plate in Nervous Nellies



Learn about the wildlife and history of Fort Myers with this tour! 👉 Dolphin and Manatee Adventure of Fort Myers! 



Roseate Spoonbill flying in Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge
2 people standing in the beach shore of Bowmans Beach
gorgeous hue of orange and purple skies during a sunset in Sanibel Island in Florida



Explore Fort Myers Beach and Sanibel Island Lighthouse through this Sunset and Dolphin Tour! 👈



dollar bills hanging in the ceiling and walls of Dollar Bill Wall in Cabbage Key
delicious pizza with thin crust and green toppings in Fathoms Restaurant Fort Myers

Delicious pizza in Fathoms Restaurant & Bar. 🍕



exterior of Wicked Dolphin Distillery with a dolphin statue at the front entrance
pristine beach sands and waters in Lovers Key State Park
a white great egret in Mile Cypress Slough

Beautiful Great Egret in Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve.



Looking for an epic tour and entertainment in Fort Myers? Check out this Fort Myers Beach Haunted Pub Crawl Tour! 👈



Big Carlos Pass Bridge in Fort Myers Beach, Florida, USA



street clock at the Fort Myers Beach pier in Florida



exterior view of Residence Inn Fort Myers Sanibel

Photo credit – Expedia

⭐️ Rating: 8.0/10     📌 Location: 20371 Summerlin Rd, Truckland, FL   Check Rates Here

Located just minutes away from Sanibel Island, the Marriott Residence Inn offers spacious suites equipped with modern amenities, perfect for families or extended stays including a full kitchen and sitting area.

They provide a delightful breakfast, a fitness center, and a pool.

This location is super convenient for accessing Fort Myers, Sanibel, and Cape Coral. This location was a perfect base for exploring.



outdoor dining at the Westin Resort in Cape Coral with gorgeous ocean views

⭐️ Rating: 8.8/10     📌 Location: 5951 Silverking Boulevard, Cape Coral, FL   Check Rates Here

For those seeking a more upscale stay, the Westin Cape Coral Resort provides unparalleled luxury with a great spot overlooking the Caloosahatchee River.

Indulge in waterfront dining, rejuvenate at the spa, or explore nearby beaches and nature reserves.

This resort offers a beautiful escape amidst breathtaking surroundings. Staying at the Westin was a treat that we enjoyed thoroughly!





aerial view of Fort Myers Beach



Melanie Seneviratne

Melanie Seneviratne

Travel Writer | Blogger | Planner

Melanie is the founder of The World Travel Girl. She has been traveling for over 13 years and decided to share her passion with others. She is a travel writer and travel planner who also loves hiking, birdwatching and watching wildlife. Her mission is to help every day people explore the outdoor world and connect with nature.



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Booking a last-minute trip to Fort Myers?  

If so, we have you covered.  Here are some top recommended hotels and accommodations!

Top Tours in Fort Myers

Dolphin and Manatee Adventure Tour of Fort Myers (The best wildlife and paddleboard tour in Fort Myers)

Sunset and Dolphin Tour (Fort Myers Beach and Sanibel Lighthouse)

Southwest Florida Sunset Sail (Relax on the open waters of Fort Myers)

Lovers Key Guided Eco Tour-Mangrove Sanctuary (Explore Lovers Key in a small guided tour)

Everglades Safari from Fort Myers/Naples Area (Full-day Everglades adventure)

Top Hotels And Accommodations In Fort Myers 

Drury Inn & Suites Fort Myers Airport FGCU (Top-rated hotel near the airport)

Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Myers Colonial Blvd (Features spacious rooms and an outdoor pool)

Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa (Luxury resort with upscale amenities and facilities with sea view)

Matlacha on Shoreview (Top-rated property with suites and apartment room options)

 Looking To Get Around In Fort Myers?

Check out rental car rates here! 🚗







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