First Time Tourists Guide in Clearwater

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Clearwater is a city located in the Tampa Bay Florida area, known as the ideal destination for travelers of all ages and interests.

There are several tourist attractions you might visit during your trip here, like the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

If you are looking Clearwater themed souvenirs, this might the right place to visit: Aloha On the Beach and Merry Mouse Of Sand Key.

The famous food to taste in Clearwater is The Cuban Sandwich. Come and visit the great flavor of the sandwichs with your travel buddies!

What are you waiting for? Let's visit this city as soon as possible!.

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SIGHTSEEING

Pier 60 Park is an excellent little spot for family and people to gather. The Pier lights up at night with vendors and entertainment. You can get very close to quite big birds, fascinating. In addition, you have a beautiful view of the sea and the beaches. This is absolutely a must-do when you visit Clearwater!

Pier 60 Park

Beachfront green space with palm trees, multiple picnic pavilions & a playground.

Address : Causeway Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767, United States

DOWNTOWN

Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise is the best boat ride for adults and children in the greater Tampa Bay area, maybe even in the best pirate-themed boat ride in the entire state of Florida. Highly recommended for anyone visiting the area. So much fun!

Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise

Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise is the best boat ride for adults and children in the greater Tampa Bay area, maybe even in the best pirate-themed boat ride in the entire state of Florida.

Address : 25 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767, United States

SHOPPING

Aloha On the Beach offers several things such as clothes, accessories, and home decor. So, this place would not make you bored while you purchase some items and enjoy the vibe. Then, we recommend visiting the Merry Mouse Of Sand Key Check. This shop out during your visit to Hendersonville to collect some stuff such as a blouse, bags, and mini pockets, etc.

Aloha On the Beach

Aloha On the Beach offers several things such as clothes, accesories, and home decor.

Address : 642 S Gulfview Blvd #2508, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

Merry Mouse Of Sand Key Check

Then, we recommend visiting the Merry Mouse Of Sand Key Check. This shop out during your visit to Hendersonville to collect some stuff such as a blouse, bags, and mini pockets, etc.

Address : 1261 Gulf Blvd #123, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

FOOD & DRINK

The famous food to taste in Clearwater is The Cuban Sandwich. You can get it easily at many restaurants or cafes in the city. Besides, if you are exploring wonderful Clearwater you should order a serving of Seafood.

CULTURE

Clearwater culture has a culture similar to the rest of South American culture. The culture also influences by the beach too. Then, American English is the official language of the United States.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

The best times to visit Clearwater for ideal weather are from January through March. It's when the weather and temperature are warm and pleasant to visit Clearwater's attractions and do outdoor things.

HOTEL

Have a cozy stay in Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa, you can feel several facilities and amenities such as minifridges, flat-screen TVs, and Wi-Fi access. This hotel located in a 2-minute walk from Clearwater Marina and a mile from Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Opal Sands Resort is an upscale hotel with a set next to Clearwater Beach on the Gulf of Mexico. It provides Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus minifridges and coffeemakers.

Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa

Have a cozy stay in Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa, you can feel several facilities and amenities such as minifridges, flat-screen TVs, and Wi-Fi access.

Address : 400 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

Opal Sands Resort

Opal Sands Resort is an upscale hotel with a set next to Clearwater Beach on the Gulf of Mexico. It provides Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus minifridges and coffeemakers.

Address : 430 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

RESTAURANT

Have dinner or lunch at Frenchy's Rockaway Grill. This is a casual restaurant with nice space and seating. It's perfect to visit, especially with your loved ones. They serve delicious kinds of seafood and drinks. Another good place to visit is the Columbia Restaurant Sand Key. This restaurant serves great Columbia Restaurant Sand Key cuisines and drinks, like paella, churrasco, and sangria. Come and taste the extraordinary foods that you won't find anywhere else!

Frenchy's Rockaway Grill

Open-air beachfront joint with locally caught grilled fish, live music daily, pool tables & 2 bars.

Address : 7 Rockaway St, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

Columbia Restaurant Sand Key

Traditional Spanish restaurant, a branch of a long-standing local chain dating back to 1905.

Address : 1241 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

CAFE

Another Broken Egg Cafe is a great spot for organic coffee. The decor at Another Broken Egg Cafe is super fun and warm. The staff is friendly. They have absolutely excellent service, they gave us free food on our first visit, and everything came quickly and deliciously! Beach Shanty Cafe is a brunch restaurant in Clearwater. They offer breakfast meetings which can be reserved before 10 a.m. In addition, Dandelion also has a catering menu that suits your events or on a special occasion.

Another Broken Egg Cafe Clearwater

Casual chain featuring egg dishes & other breakfast items plus brunch sandwiches & a specials board.

Address : 470 Poinsettia Ave, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767, United States

Beach Shanty Cafe

Cozy, cheerful option for American breakfast & brunch fare served in a casual cafe setting.

Address : 397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

BAR AND NIGHTLIFE

Have a great nightlife at Shephard's Tiki Beach Bar & Grill is a dining experience that is as much about a world-class cuisine as it is the experience itself. There are several bars, a huge dance floor, and even a separate area that functions as a night club. There's a cozy and romantic feel to the place and the drinks are excellent. Don't forget to visit The Shipwreck too! This is a restaurant where you can spend your night. Very awesome place to stop for a drink. The bartender is excellent.

Shephard's Tiki Beach Bar & Grill

Resort bar & grill with American food & cocktails, plus live music on a stage overlooking the beach.

Address : 619 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767, United States

The Shipwreck

Colorful watering hole with a nautical vibe, plus nightly DJ music, happy hour, pool tables & darts.

Address : 647 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

INTERESTING PLACE

Celebration Station, the arcade games are fun, especially on Wednesdays for their half off games night. With the outside area, the go-karts are a must. A nice place to hang out for some fun and family bonding. Congo River Golf is a nice but expensive miniature golf. The location is easy to see on 19 but a little tricky to reach on the one-way service drive. It's a fun place to play mini-golf with friends or family.

Celebration Station

Amusement park with bumper boats, arcade, mini-golf, go-karts & more as well as American eats.

Address : 24546 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33763, United States

Congo River Golf

Adventure-themed mini-golf course with waterfalls, gator feedings, scavenger hunts & arcade games.

Address : 20060 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33764, United States

INSTAGRAMMABLE SPOT

Clearwater Marine Aquarium, This place was amazing! Though it's in the midst of an expansion, it is beautiful and the employees are wonderful. So much fun here learning about the Great White Pelicans and seeing Winter, Hope and all the other dolphins! Another beautiful place to take some pictures is Sand Key Park. This is such a beautiful beach and park to go to. The beach itself was expansive and peaceful, despite being somewhat in the middle of town.

Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Home of the inspiration for "Dolphin Tale," this aquarium exhibits marine mammals & sea turtles.

Address : 249 Windward Passage, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States

Sand Key Park

Expansive white-sand beach offers plenty of room for picnics, surfing & other outdoor activities.

Address : 1060 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767, United States