For the adventurous Canadian snowbird, what could be better than escaping the cold winter months in Canada, to explore some of North America's best beaches and attractions?
If that sounds like you, then Florida is calling! And while there are countless places you can go in this diverse state, we recommend starting your Sunshine State journey on the beautiful West Coast.
From St. Petersburg near Tampa Bay to Naples by the Gulf Coast—the magically mild climate and endless activities make for a perfect getaway destination for Canadian snowbirds. Read on as we uncover all our must-sees along Florida’s stunning West Coast!
Intro to the West Coast of Florida
Florida's west coast is an amazing destination for Canadian snowbirds aiming to escape the dread of winter in Canada.
From the beautiful beach communities of Clearwater and St. Petersburg’s Beach, with picturesque shorelines and glistening sand, to the world-renowned attractions of Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Ringling Museum of Art, all uniquely situated along the West Coast of Florida
Beyond its stunning beaches and bustling boardwalks, you can find restaurants, adventure tours, fishing charters, wildlife parks and nature preserves. Take a motor boat out into Tampa Bay, or enjoy a peaceful walk along Boca Ciega Bay - there is something special awaiting anyone planning to explore this stretch of paradise.
Canadian snowbirds are sure to find a perfect blend of relaxation and excitement for an unforgettable journey.
What to do in West Florida
Florida is an ideal winter escape for Canadian snowbirds looking to soak up the sun and the warmth of the south. If this is your first or fifteenth time visiting the area, there are plenty of things to do. With such an array of activities, you are sure to not get bored!
From hitting a few rounds of golf at one of the world-renowned courses, fishing the warm waters nearby, or simply enjoying sightseeing amongst all the top attractions - the possibilities are endless, so don't miss out on such a wonderful opportunity! It is no wonder why Florida is a favourite destination for Canadian snowbirds.