Placida is in Charlotte County, Florida. It is located near where County Road 771 becomes County Road 775, and the Coral Creek meets Gasparilla Sound. Nature lovers and art connoisseurs, couples and families will all discover their ideal vacation in Charlotte Harbor & the Gulf Islands. For the ecologically minded, the area features more than 70 parks and recreational areas. Seafarers will want to set sail on a small boat cruise, enjoy world-class fishing or paddle a kayak through some of the nearly 200 miles of Blueway Trails. Athletes and families will enjoy riding a bicycle along a path at Fred C. Babcock-Cecil M. Webb Wildlife Management Area or hiking through Cedar Point Environmental Park. Spend a day basking in the sun or gathering fossilized shark teeth and seashells on one of our pristine beaches. Tee up at a local golf course or catch a spring training ballgame.