11 Best Things To Do On 

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Head to the Beach

Though each of the 6 pristine beaches on Anna Maria Island are unique in their own way, they all offer the same picturesque aquamarine-colored water.

Along with being a convenient mode of transportation, biking is a fun entertainment option too! In fact, there’s no easier way to get around Anna Maria Island.

Bike the Island

Hands-down one of the best Anna Maria Island activities is to take a guided dolphin tour offered by our favorite, The Salty Dolphin!

Take A Dolphin Tour

After the donuts are cooked right in front of you, they’re dipped and dunked into the icing, toppings, and drizzle of your choice making for a completely fun and unique experience.

Build Your Own Donut!

Along with its prime location on the Bradenton Beach Pier, AMOB has a fun and family-friendly atmosphere, amazing staff, and a food and drink menu that is off the charts.

Dine At Anna Maria Oyster Bar

This 18-hole miniature golf course is surrounded by tropical plants and shade trees and features a fun, nautical décor that fits in with the vibe of Anna Maria Island.

Mini Golf At The Fish Hole

Anna Maria Island is home to an abundance of dessert shops, jewelry stores, boutiques, clothing stores, art galleries, and other specialty gift shops.

Browse Specialty Shops

Whether you’re an avid fisherman looking to book a deep-sea adventure or simply want to test your luck and throw in a line from shore, Anna Maria Island offers great fishing opportunities.

Go Fishing

- Take the Free Island Trolley or Monkey Bus

More Fun Activities

- Dine and Watch the Sunset at The Sandbar

- Explore the Local Area

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