If you are looking for spectacular white sandy beaches, breathtaking sunsets, tropical weather, native wildlife, and adventurous water sports then Captiva Island, sister Island of the larger Sanibel Island, is a perfect place for you to visit. Captiva is nestled on a quaint barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico to the north of Sanibel Island. Over time it has become a vacation destination for families, couples, and salt-water lovers alike. It has also been rated one of the 10 Best Places for a Second Home in the USA, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Captiva Island is subtropical and enjoys beautiful weather year-round. This peaceful barrier island includes sanctuaries, a back bay with marine wildlife and miles of white sand beaches directly situated on the Gulf of Mexico. Apart from its natural beauty and attractions there are many activities to do which includes fishing, golfing, tennis, boating, kayaking, paddle-boarding etc.