Check out all of the great things to do in Destin, Ft. Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island.

No matter how fast or how slow you want to move on your vacation in the Heart of Florida’s Emerald Coast, you'll find options here. Let’s go Emerald Coasting!

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    Are you someone who just wants to lie around on the sugar-white beach or someone who just can't sit still? Are you more interested in finding a romantic place that plays soft music or do you hunger for the roar of a jet ski? Choose the description that best fits you or select an activity above to learn more.

  • Families

    There is no better place for families than the Heart of Florida's Emerald Coast. Come swim with dolphins at the Gulfarium. Create memories to treasure on a pirate cruise. Jump on the water trampoline at HarborWalk Village. Hold a live alligator at Gator Beach. You'll never hear the words “I'm bored” on the Emerald Coast. Start building the perfect family vacation here.

  • Adventurers

    Reel in a blue marlin! Dive for buried treasure! Go parasailing high above the emerald-green water! Jump on a Jet Ski and frolic with wild dolphins! Start exploring your options here.

  • Nature Lovers

    Gaze on as baby sea turtles make their way from the sand dunes to the water's edge. Explore the pristine waters of Destin Harbor in a kayak. Go dolphin watching on Crab Island. Watch the sunrise with gigantic seabirds that come out to join you on your morning stroll down the beach. If you love nature, you'll love the Emerald Coast. Start planning your experience.

  • Romantics

    Looking to create a “honey-do” list that doesn’t involve a lawn mower? We can help. How about a couples massage at a spa? Sunset on a sailboat? A romantic restaurant with a waterside table, a great wine list and a decadent dessert menu? Two forks, please! The Heart of Florida’s Emerald Coast is one of Florida’s best vacation spots for couples. Start planning your romantic getaway here.

  • Beach Bums

    Millions of years ago man crawled out of the sea. It's only natural that we'd yearn to get back. Want to find the best beaches? Need to know who serves up volleyball and the coolest drinks? If you're packing mostly flip-flops and bathing suits, click here to discover itinerary options that fit on your sand bucket list.

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