Destination - Fort Myers Beach, Florida. A fisheye lens view of the fishing pavilion at Fort Myers Beach Florida from the fishing pier at Times Square, downtown Fort Myers beach with beach goers and hotels in the background. Over 1.8 million annual visitors enjoy the beaches, fishing, shopping, dinning, golf, tennis and entertainment on the sandy shores. The Beach gained a reputation as the World’s Safest Beach because of no undertow and shallow water. People can walk the entire 7-mile length of the island along its sandy shores.