Amazing Things to Do in Koreshan State Park, Don't Miss!

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Situated just south of Fort Myers and north of Naples on US-41 in Estero, Florida Koreshan State Park is the preserved site of a 19th century religious community.

This park boasts many of the outdoor activities you can do including hiking, picnicking. camping, and fishing.

Meanwhile, a big pavilion is situated in the picnic area which are able to be rented for big get-togethers.

There are canoes and a boat ramp that are available to rent.

Spend your wonderful time with so many fun activities here. Also, you can take a guided tour to learn more about the historical sites of this park.

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SIGHTSEEING

Koreshan State Park is the home of the Koreshan Unity Settlement, the pioneering colony that drove Estero's development in the mid-1890's. Today, the Settlement is having 11 remaining historic buildings where you can come back to a previous period to see how the Koreshan community lived and experienced life in those former days.

ONE DAY TRIP IDEA

A volleyball court is close to the campsite. The big picnic area has a nature trail, restroom, little playground, many tables and grill. The Estero River adjoins the park and flows into the Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. There are canoes and a boat ramp that are available to rent. The Koreshan Historic Settlement is open day by day with guided tours on weekends. If you like fishing, there are several spots along the river for fishing.

CAMPING

The park boasts 60 tree-covered campgrounds. Twelve sites are assigned tent camping only and situated close to the Estero River. All sites have electric, water, table, and grill. Pets are allowed in the campsite overnight with current vaccination papers. Besides, a wastewater dump station is also available for RV campers.
A centrally situated bathhouse has a utility area with a dryer, washer, and sinks. The community pit fire hover is for group use, occasional interpretive programs and get-togethers of campers.

HEALTH ADVISORY

Visitors are asked to maintain distances of at least six feet apart. Also, it is advised to use a mask. Don’t forget to wash or sanitize your hands regularly.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

The best way to visit the Koreshan State Park Fl is by booking a place on the docent-led tours in advance. Meanwhile, the best time to visit this park is between March and May for ideal weather.

BEST HOTELS AND RESORTS

Lehigh Resort Club provides you a decent balance between laid-back relaxation and fun in the sun. There are abundant enjoyable amenities to enhance your stay. This top-rated hotel offers bicycles, shuffleboard, miniature golf, hot tub, tennis, pool, children's pool, playground, fitness center, free Wi-Fi access, library with computers, basketball, racquetball, sand volleyball and much more that will keep you enjoying the amazing weather and sunshine during your stay.

Located one mile from stunning Gulf beaches and in the heart of Naples, Best Western Naples Inn & Suites is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway or fun family trips. Here, you can find great service and thoughtful amenities at an affordable price.

Lehigh Resort Club

Total recommend this to anyone on vacation.

The grounds are beautiful and all of the buildings have been kept up extremely well.

The studio room is well equipped with all the necessities.

Address : 231 Joel Blvd, Lehigh Acres, FL 33936, USA

Best Western Naples Inn & Suites

If you are staying in Naples there is not a better choice than Best Western Naples Inn and Suites.

The rooms are always clean and offer outstanding amenities.

The property is absolutely beautiful and well maintained.

All staff members are friendly and helpful, complimentary breakfast is great.

Address : 2329 9th St N, Naples, FL 34103, USA

BEST RESTAURANTS

Dos Amigos Authentic Mexican Grill is an independent restaurant situated in Marathon Gas Station. They offer more than 40 different delicious tastes of house-made Tacos, Quesadillas, Burritos, Carne Asadas, Tortas, and more. Also, they provide delectable breakfast menus for customers. Come to this restaurant and enjoy the perfect daily specials!

Meanwhile, Rusty's Raw Bar & Grill – Estero is an award winning laid back and local spot offering a casual dining experience and friendly staff. Come to this restaurant today and enjoy the live restaurants, and a wide variety of menus including grill dishes and fresh seafood. In addition, they also have daily drink deals.

Dos Amigos Authentic Mexican Grill

If you are looking for authentic, this is the place.

The food here is surprisingly good.

They have one of the best Mexican foods around and very cost effective.

They have seating inside to eat and outside as well or you can do always take it to go.

Address : 21481 S Tamiami Trail, Estero, FL 33928, USA

Rusty's Raw Bar & Grill - Estero

A nice neighborhood bar with great happy hour specials.

Drinks for fast and they have plenty on the beer selection.

Address : 20041 S Tamiami Trail, Estero, FL 33928, USA