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Holidays to Sarasota, Florida offer white sandy beaches, stunning coastline and amazing accommodation options for your Florida Gulf Coast holiday! Plan your holiday to Florida's Gulf Coast with Charter Travel, and we will arrange for tours and activities that you can enjoy throughout your stay. Known as the Cultural Capital of the state, it is the perfect city to combine visiting cultural attractions, relaxing on beautiful beaches, and touring renowned art museums and botanical gardens.
In Sarasota, there are plenty of things to do to fill your days. Take a kayak tour of the mangroves, explore renowned art museums, and enjoy dinner, drinks, and dancing downtown. Whether you want to simply get away from it all and relax on the beach day after day, or you want to get out and be active in the area, you'll have plenty of options. Sarasota is considered to be a cultural gem, attracting artists and creative individuals, as well as sun worshipers and laid back visitors.
Water Sports and Outdoor Activities
If you prefer to be more active on your holiday, you'll be able to engage a wide variety of water sports and outdoor recreational activities. Spend the day on a kayak tour, bait a hook and try catching some fish, or go bird watching. Spend the day lounging on the sand on one of the areas pristine beaches, and take beautiful photos of stunning sunsets. Your trip to Sarasota can be as action-packed or as laid back as your heart desires!
Sarasota is known for its stunning beaches, particularly Siesta Key – one of the outer islands of Florida’s Gulf Coast that is part of Sarasota. Siesta Key was voted to be one of Florida’s most beautiful beaches – perfect for families with small children due to the expansive stretch of golden sand and beautiful, blue water! Some of the best beaches on Siesta Key include Siesta Key Beach, Turtle Beach, and Crescent Beach. Siesta Key is also home to fantastic snorkelling on the Gulf Coast at the Point of Rocks tide pools. There are plenty of other activities to be done at Siesta Key including parasailing and dolphin cruises! Many clients love to stay in an amazing Villa or Condo (Apartment) on Siesta Key for incredible beach access and stunning views out over the water!
Cultural Attractions for Art and Nature Lovers
Artists, writers, and other creative minded individuals once flocked to Sarasota, making it the cultural centre that it is today. See the breathtaking beauty of lush tropical flowers and local wildlife at Sarasota Jungle Gardens, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota Garden Club, and The Childrens Garden. Immerse yourself in interesting works of art at Marietta Museum: Whimsy & Wonder, and Nontando Art Gallery.
Step inside one of the many art galleries and museums to find a bit of a respite from the sun and heat. The Sarasota Classic Car Museum is a must for history and auto lovers. One of the most interesting museums that you'll find anywhere is The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, which honours the famous Ringling circus family. You'lll see the largest miniature circus in the world, as well as costumes, wagons, and memorabilia.
Lodging & Accommodations
A popular accommodation choice with our clients in Sarasota is The Anchorage on Siesta Key – a stunning apartment complex just moments from the beautiful beaches of Siesta Key! With its own Olympic sized swimming pool, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments, and oversized living rooms… The Anchorage on Siesta Key is a great place to stay whilst holidaying on Florida’s Gulf Coast!From boutique hotels to beachfront properties, Charter Travel can assist you with selecting the right accommodations for your needs. You will find that there are options suitable for a range of budgets. Choose to spend a few nights in an upscale resort with a view of the water, or stay in a comfortable residential property with all of the comforts of home.
Whatever you want to see and do during your Sarasota Holidays, we are here to help with the planning process. Charter Travel can assist with choosing the best places to stay, sights to see, and more.
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