U.S. News Travel Recognizes Sanibel Island’s Bowman’s Beach in the Top 10 Best Beaches in the World.
Bowman's BeachSanibel Island’s Bowman’s Beach, located near the western end of Sanibel, has been named among the Top 10 Beaches in the World by U.S. News Travel. The City of Sanibel maintains Bowman’s Beach in its natural state.


Bowman’s Beach is renowned as a world-class shelling and birding destination.

The article states, “You’ll look out over a shore littered with colorful seashells as you claim your spot on Bowman’s Beach.”

Sanibel Island ShellsIn addition to being one of the best beaches, Sanibel Island has earned numerous accolades for practicing responsible eco-tourism. Amenities at Bowman’s Beach include public parking, canoe & kayak launch, hiking & walking trails, fishing, public restrooms, changing rooms, showers, water fountains, picnic tables, barbeque grills, pavilions and a playground.

Stop by the Sanibel-Captiva Chamber of Commerce located immediately after you get off the Sanibel causeway for more information.