Top 10 Things to Do in Destin
Destin, FL. has become a popular family vacation destination. With its beautiful white sand beaches, world-renowned fishing, and crystal clear waters it is easy to see why families continue to return year after year. So, we decided to ask our guests: What are the top 10 things to do in Destin? Well, we have taken a poll, and the results are in!
10. Uncle Buck’s Fish Bowl & Grill
Located in the Destin Commons, Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl and Grill features a truly unique underwater ocean experience and design geared for family fun and dining. Hand Painted murals and fish hanging from the ceiling bring everything together for a deep sea bowling experience like no other.
9. Rock Out Rock Climbing Gym
Try something different at Destin’s only indoor rock climbing facility. Open to all ages and skill levels, this bouldering gym is sure to have you rocking out in no time.
8. The Track Family Fun Park
Test your speed at the track’s signature three and a half story elevated go-kart track. The track also features rides, arcade games, mini golf, bumper boats, and more.
7. Dolphin Cruise
A day on the water searching for dolphins sounds like a day well spent to us! Join Capt. Larry on Destin’s original Sea Blaster for a fun and exciting cruise through the crystal clear waters where you are sure to find Destin’s most playful dolphins.
6. Big Kahunas
If you are looking for a little more excitement than just a day at the beach, visit the largest water park on the Emerald Coast! With over 40 different water play areas, rides, slides, and pools, Big Kahuna’s is the perfect water park destination for families!
5. Helicopter Tour
Experience the beautiful Emerald Coast from a different point of view. It’s a great way to begin a romantic date or makes for an unforgettable family outing. Choose from six exciting tours and see Destin in an entirely new way.
It’s no secret that Destin boasts some great golf weather most of the year, but did you know that we also have more than 1,100 holes of golf set on some of the finest courses in Florida with stunning bay and gulf views!
3. Charter Fishing
Destin was coined as the World’s Luckiest Fishing Village over 60 years ago due to our access to deep water fishing and that still rings true today. Our fishing fleets are busy year round and provide world-class fishing for locals and tourists alike.
2. Crab Island
Popular with celebrities like Keith Urban and Emeril Lagasse, this gorgeous sandbar is only accessible by boat and is a can’t-miss destination! In the summer months, you can grab lunch at the floating restaurant and listen to live entertainment on the floating stage!
1. The Beach
Ok, so this one may have been a bit obvious, but Destin’s stunning white sugar like sand, and crystal clear blue water is truly unlike anywhere else in the world. With 13 beach access points in Destin alone, the hardest part is choosing which beach to go to!
When visiting Destin there is never a shortage of things to do. From deep sea fishing to improving your handicap on the golf course, or just spending a relaxing day on the beach, there really is something for everyone. What are your thoughts are these the top 10 things to do in Destin?
Start Planning your Destin Vacation!
If you are planning a vacation to Destin be sure to browse our vacation rentals. At Five Star Properties and Bliss Beach Rentals, we offer beachfront rentals, homes with private pools, affordable condo rentals and more!
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