Sarasota Attractions

We hope that you enjoy your stay in Sarasota. Here are some of the many great places to visit while you are here.

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Nestled on the shores of beautiful Sarasota Bay, Selby Gardens is a tropical urban oasis with something for everyone. Relax amidst nature’s beauty and allow the scenery of unparalleled botanical bliss to carry you away.
Location: Sarasota
Phone: 941.366.5731
Mote Marine Laboratory

Mote Marine Laboratory

Explore the secrets of the sea through touch pools, viewable-working labs and high-tech interactive exhibits that showcase the world-renowned research of Mote Marine Laboratory. See sharks, manatees and sea turtles, along with more than 100 other species of marine life.
Location: Sarasota
Phone: 941.388.4441
Sarasota Jungle Gardens

Sarasota Jungle Gardens

Full of flora, fauna and fun, yet it remains current and exciting for today`s families, locals and tourists alike. It is home to more than 150 native and exotic animals including birds of prey, different species of parrots and macaws, primates, small mammals, dozens of snakes, lizards, iguanas, alligators, crocodiles and other reptiles - many of them rescued or donated - including Florida`s noted pink flamingos. All nestled within 10 acres of lush tropical landscaping connected by winding jungle trails.
Location: Sarasota
Phone: 941.355.1112
Toll Free: 877.681.6547
Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary

Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary

Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary is a non-profit safe haven for big cats, bears, and native wildlife. World-renowned educator and behaviorist Kay Rosaire and her son Clayton present training demonstrations with their rescued big cats in an educational forum. During the demonstrations they gently encourage the cats to show off their magnificent natural behaviors. You will be enthralled and entertained by these majestic animals as they demonstrate their characteristic athletic ability and unique individual personalities.
Location: Sarasota
Phone: 941.371.6377
Tree Umph Adventure Course

Tree Umph Adventure Course

Located in Bradenton, this 14-acre nature park lets you swing into action on wobbly bridges, hanging nets, bungee swings, swinging logs, foot bridges, Tarzan ropes, ZIP lines and more!
Location: Bradenton
Toll Free: 855.322.2130
Sky Zone Trampoline Park

Sky Zone Trampoline Park

Indoor trampoline park where you can play dodgeball, volleyball, fitness classes,SkySlam court or jump into the 10,000 foam cube pit.
Location: Sarasota
Phone: 941.363.6359
Livingston`s Amusement Center

Livingston`s Amusement Center

5,000 square foot Arcade offers an unmatched variety of games, billiards, rock climbing, arcades and go-karts.
Location: Sarasota
Phone: 941.925.7665
Drum Circle

Drum Circle

Every Sunday an hour before sunset until around 10 pm. South of the main pavilion between lifeguard stands 3 and 4 on Siesta Key Beach. Bring anything that makes noise and you can join in.
Location: Siesta Key Beach