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Things to Do in Destin, FL

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure in Destin, FL! From pristine white-sand beaches to thrilling water sports and an array of family-friendly activities, Destin has something for everyone. Whether you’re seeking relaxation or non-stop excitement, Destin offers a wide range of attractions and experiences that will leave you wanting more.

Destin is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts, with a wide range of attractions to explore. One of the highlights is Henderson Beach State Park, a pristine stretch of coastline with sugar-white sands and crystal-clear waters. Take a leisurely stroll along the shoreline, soak up the sun, or have a picnic with your loved ones. The park also offers nature trails where you can spot local wildlife and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. Learn more…


If you’re craving some adventure, Destin is the perfect destination for water sports and boating activities. Rent a jet ski and zoom across the waves, feeling the wind in your hair and the thrill of the open water. Or, for a unique perspective, try parasailing and soar high above the emerald waters, taking in panoramic views of the coastline.

Boat Rentals

Charter a boat, sip a drink on a floating tiki bar, or enjoy the sunset on a dinner cruise or private sailing charter.

Dolphin Tours

There are several different ways to experience dolphins in Destin. Private tours, fast boats, guided tours, sunset tours.

Sailing Charters

Relax on your own private boat, or grab a few friends and sail the Emerald Coast. Half day and full day charters available.

Helicopter Tours

Stunning views of the Emerald Coast from Destin cruising past our area's unique dolphin-shaped reef to Miramar Beach!

Kayak Glow Tours

Glow Trip Kayaks are Eco-Trip excursions launching on the beautiful waters in the heart of the Destin Harbor

Parasailing

Let us take you where you've never been before— up to400 feet in the air for a breathtaking panoramic view of Destin, Florida and the Gulf Coast.

Tiki Bar Cruise

Climb on a floating tiki bar for a truly unique Crab Island sandbar adventure. Perfect idea for family gatherings & group outings.

Snorkeling Tours

Explore man-made reefs, feed the fish, or watch the dolphins play in their natural habitat. Many options available for all budgets.

Waverunners

Jump on a jet ski/waverunner and experience the beautiful sights of Crab Island or cruise the Choctawhacthee Bay.

Family-friendly activities in Destin

Destin is a perfect destination for families, offering a wide range of activities that both kids and adults will enjoy. Go fishing in the “World’s Luckiest Fishing Village” or visit Big Kahuna’s Water Park. There’s something for everyone, from adrenaline junkies to little ones.

Fishing Charters

Whether you're a seasoned pro or a beginner, you'll have a chance to reel in some impressive catches.

Aquariums

Get up-close and personal with Destin's favorite resident. See penguins, sharks, sea rays, pelicans and more.

Water Parks

Take a break from the beach and enjoy a fun filled day at the water park on water slides, lazy rivers, and more.

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