Periwinkle Way

#3 in Best Things To Do in Sanibel Island

Key Info

Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island

Price & Hours

Free
24/7 daily

Details

Free, Neighborhood/Area Type
Half Day to Full Day Time to Spend
4.3scorecard
  • 5.0Value
  • 4.5Food Scene
  • 4.0Atmosphere

The island's main thoroughfare is home to several restaurants, shopping opportunities and some of the choicest hotels. So there's no real reason to recommend you visit; there's a good chance you'll end up along Periwinkle at some point in time during your trip.

If you did need some pointers, consider purchasing a kitschy souvenir at Tiki Jim's, browsing for beaded jewelry at Valhalla and noshing on a char-grilled hot dog at Schnapper's Hots. Hours of operation vary for each of Periwinkle Way's stores, but you can enjoy the picturesque scenery along the street at any time of day. Recent travelers recommend renting a bike as there is a path that links all the shopping spots together.

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