Tigertail Beach, Marco Island

3.6
#1 of 18 in Parks in Marco Island
Beach · Nature / Park
With 79 acres (32 ha) of unoccupied white sandy beaches, Tigertail Beach sits alongside a tidal lagoon. The beach hosts water sports galore, and you can rent paddleboards and kayaks by the hour. Considered one of the best all-around bird watching spots in southwest Florida, the beach is a critical habitat for migrating and indigenous birds, including herons, pelicans, and egrets. Deck chairs and tiger-striped cabanas are available to rent for the day. Families will appreciate the playground and cafe on site. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Tigertail Beach and many more Marco Island attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Marco Island day trip planner.
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  • What a LONG walk to the ocean!!! Be prepared to wade through a large, mucky tide pool or a full mile through the sand around it. Once you get there, it is truly beautiful. Not a place I can take...  more »
  • We visited the beach on Saturday and it was a nice, peaceful, remote beach great for shelling. We paid $8.00 to park and walked down #6, which was about 2,000 steps. The waves that day were strong...  more »
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