Activities in Punta Gorda

The small coastal town of Punta Gorda is a popular tourist destination that truly has a little something or everyone.  Most of the activity is centered on the waterfront, and even those who will not be participating in the many available watersports like fishing, sailing, or snorkeling and diving around the barrier reef, find themselves spending much of their time on Front Street be it for shopping or dining purposes.  Further inland, sightseeing will take you to Mayan ruins and numerous nature-based activities that invite visitors to kayak down a jungle river or hike a mountain trail. 


Punta Gorda is known for its abundance of multiple kinds of fishing avaliable to tourists. From inshore bone fishing to deep sea charters, visiting fishermen will have no problems finding an option that suits them.

Like fishing? Punta Gorda isn't overloaded with fishing operators, but there's one charter operators to know about. Click here to visit our page concerning this topic.


If you have some folks who enjoy shopping in your group, they're not completely out of luck -- more than 6 retail stores are located in this area. To get information on opportunities for shopping in Punta Gorda, visit this page.


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