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.

We went to Marco Island 2 years ago and we are thrilled to be returning this year. We had an ocean front view from our Marriott hotel and hoping to have the same this year. Beautiful is all we can say.
Reviewed by Bridgets
on September 17, 2012
One of the most beautiful places I have been to. My wife and I had our favorite vacation together at The Marco Island Marriott. The wave runner tour was my favorite part. We stayed in one of the rooftop terrace suites. The view was breath taking no matter the time of day. We had the time of our lives :D
Reviewed by Crod71
on September 17, 2012
Just stand at the South end looking up the beautiful white sand crescent beach. Enough said.
Reviewed by marcokatie
on September 17, 2012
Fantastic! Warm, friendly and the best sunsets in the world!
Reviewed by cmwlkr
on September 17, 2012
This is the most beautiful place to spend any length of time. Whether you live here, are seasonal, or are comign to enjoy a vacation, you will not find a more beautiful town to enjoy! The sunsets are the best you will find anywhere.
Reviewed by amywojcik
on September 17, 2012
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