Naples lies on the Gulf side of southern Florida, creating some of the calmest water and nicest beaches in the state. With world class sailing, sport fishing, golf, shopping and accommodations Naples is a beautiful retreat that can appease all types of travelers. We've outlined an ideal active weekend, covering activities from the sand trap to white sandy beaches and everything in-between.
Breakfast | Lemonia
18 Holes | Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort
Reserve a tee time at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples. With two 18-hole championship courses designed by Greg Norman you are sure to enjoy the challenging holes played by the pros at the PGA Tour’s QBE shootout each year. If this challenge leaves you frustrated, set up an appointment with Dr. Shannon Reece, a mental game coach who leads private or group coaching sessions to help improve consistency through her proven mental program run at the resort.
Wear: Miasuki Maddie Polo , L'etoile Sport Pleated Flower Skirt
Lunch | The Local
Explore | Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park
This is so much more than a public beach, as a protected state park you’ll have to pay a small entry fee but once inside you’ll be able to partake in a myriad of activities including hiking the trails, bird watching (rangers even lead tours if you call ahead), snorkeling and kayaking. There are rentals available for most activities and restroom and concessions make this a very friendly day of exploring the less manicured side of Naples. Wear: -Dagny Scout Atlas Drirelease Half Zip , New Balance Determination Crop in White
Dinner | Baleen
Breakfast | The Bowl
Exercise | SUP Yoga
Find your inner balance with a session of yoga on top of a stand up paddle board in the mangroves. Naples Kayak Company rents the paddle boards but call ahead to reserve your session with instructor Simon Tracy, they fill up fast!
Wear: Duskii Long Sleeve Bikini
Lunch | Sea salt
Sail | Sailing Charter
There’s no better way to see the famous Florida sunsets than from on the water sailing aboard the Beula Lee. Sign up for professional instruction to learn the basics of sailing or learn something new from the veteran crew. Every sail is completely customizable to your desires! Pack a pick nick dinner to enjoy as you watch the sun set over the Gulf Coast waters.
Wear: Duski Kailua High Waisted Bikini Pant , Miasuki Clover Sweater White
Breakfast | Jane's Garden Cafe
Excercise | Historic Center of Naples
Take in the historic center of Naples. Small boutiques, art galleries and antique stores fill the idyllic pastel buildings flanked by palms and picturesque landscaping. Start on the East end of Fifth Avenue S. and run till you hit Third Street S. cut over to the beach and you’ll be rewarded with a great view from the end of the Naples pier.
Wear: Frauenschuh Sporty Powerstretch Leggings , New Balance Perfect Tee
Lunch- Dinner | Campiello Damico
Tennis | Allen Tennis Center
While many of the tennis courts are only available to members, the Arthur L. Allen Tennis Center feels like a private club without the initiation fee. Call ahead to join in a round robin or sign up for one of the many tournaments hosting every level of play.
Wear: Noel Asmar Atlas Mesh Zipup, Golfino Nautical Skirt
Dinner | Gumbo Limbo