Come for the beautiful, breathtaking beaches… but find a dozen other reasons to stay once you are here. Anna Maria Island is also home to Bean Point, a quiet and isolated beach perfect for birdwatching. Take a trip back in time at the Anna Maria Island Historical Museum, or give in to your wild side with some exciting water sport activities. Rent a bike or scooter and span the island in just a few minutes - and enjoy the tropical breezes through your hair and a stunning natural beauty clearly in your sights. Anna Maria Island is a lush tropical paradise just waiting to be explored.