Placida is in Charlotte County, Florida near where the Coral Creek meets Gasparilla Sound. This secluded Gulf Coast community hosts any number pursuits and offers excellent catch-of-the-day dining and charming home-away-from-home accommodations. You will find the local shops also have unique Florida character and charm.
Recreational fishing is very popular here year-round and draws anglers from all over the world. August thru November is prime fishing season. Offshore grouper, mackerel, snapper and kingfish are plentiful, while inshore is teeming with redfish and snook. Kayaking, canoeing, golf, tennis and sailing are also popular activities. Explore thousands of acres of estuary, nurseries for the ocean's fish, along with manatees, dolphins, and osprey. Of course, you can always relax on the pristine white sand beaches.
Regardless if you come for a vacation or a lifetime, Placida has something to offer for everyone.