Marco Island, Florida

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

5 Votes - "Most Beautiful"

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Marco Island is celebrated for the Ten Thousand Islands off its coast and incredible sunset views. The town boasts an immense diversity of wildlife from dolphins to manatees to birds and offers jet ski, catamaran, and boat tours through the environment. Marco Island boasts six miles of beach and over 100 miles of waterways.

The city of Marco Island is located in Collier County, a brief drive from the city of Naples. It is well known for its high quality of life, natural resources, casual atmosphere, and friendly people. Locals boast of luxurious resorts and favorite eateries like CJs on the Bay and Tiki Bar. Visitors enjoy crossing the Jolley Bridge and indulging in fishing, kayaking, or sailing.

Must-sees at Marco Island include the Everglades National Park and Big Cypress National Preserve. There’s no shortage of outdoor options with Caxambas Park, Marco River, Tigertail Beach, and Resident’s Beach.

This Gulf coast area features plenty of water recreation and great local seafood right on the beach. The McNavigators took advantage of a dinner cruise and were entertained by fire dancers. Marco Island is perfect for a fun and adventurous beach trip.

Marco Island is an incredible island that brings breathe taken nature and scenery right to your door step. The most incredible sunset experiences, over the calm waters of the Gulf of Mexico makes for lasting memories. The home of the bottle nose dolphins and manatees. If that is not enough just look up and you will see incredible birds like the Bald Eagle and Osprey.
Reviewed by rcmed141
on September 17, 2012
Truly Paradise. Great sunsets with dolphins and manatees. Did I say Paradise?
Reviewed by pfeffgolf
on September 17, 2012
Welcome to Paradise!
Reviewed by tolili
on September 17, 2012
There is no other feeling like coming over the bridge and viewing Marco Island for the first time. It's the perfect mix of paradise/serenity/fun vacation and home!!!
Reviewed by IslandHappy
on September 17, 2012
Wide white sand beachs and spectacular sunsets make this place the most beautiful
Reviewed by jww
on September 17, 2012
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