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Sarasota Sights and Landmarks Guide, Florida

This happens to be another very famous tourist hot spot of the United States. Located near Bradenton and Palmetto, Sarasota have become very famous due to the great collection of natural attractions and various man made monuments.

Sarasota Sights - Myakka River State Park

This tourist attraction of Sarasota will surely astound you. It is a really very beautiful natural tourist hot spot with lush green surroundings and great atmosphere. It is one of the largest and the oldest state parks in the United States. The total area of this park is around 58 square miles. It has pinelands, hammocks, prairies, and abundant wetlands. It is the place to be for those who love bird watching, hiking, canoeing, fishing, and kayaking. It is a must visit place for adventure lovers.

Sarasota Sights - The Planetarium, Aquarium, and Museum

Located in the proximity are Bishop Planetarium, Parker Manatee Aquarium, and South Florida Museum. This huge museum happens to be the largest of the museums on the complete gulf of Florida. Along with a museum, it has a small planetarium and an aquarium for those who want to admire water life very closely. The complex is open for visitors 6 days a week and from 12:00 AM to 5:00 PM during Sundays.

Sarasota Sights - Jungle Gardens

This is one of the most famous family tourist attractions in Sarasota. It is also the only zoological garden of this region. The total area of this garden is around 10 acres and is famous for its lush green surroundings. Various flowers, shrubs, and trees of this garden have been collected from different parts of the planet and hence you will surely love the settings.

Sarasota Sights - Sarasota Information Center for Visitors

This is not exactly a tourist attraction but happens to be the must visit place for every tourist who hits Sarasota as this is the place where you get the latest info about various sights of this city. You can get lots of information along with the latest detailed maps of this city. Buy some postcards so as to support the tourism industry of this awesome city.

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