Giving time and attention to gratitude is a good way to keep hold of perspective when things get tough. That’s what makes the Thanksgiving holiday so special for so many across the map. Getting together with family and friends and counting up your blessings is a wonderful opportunity to put worries aside and focus on what it is you have to appreciate. While celebrating this meaningful moment at homes can be nice, there’s something exciting about gathering your loved ones and heading to Destin, Florida for a fantastic Destin Thanksgiving celebrated away. When you’re looking to combine sun, fun, and gratitude in equal measure, Destin is the place to be.

Get Out on the Water in Style During Thanksgiving in Destin

Many who travel to Destin over the holidays find themselves especially thankful for the beautiful November weather and endless blue waves that beckon them out on the water in the name of fun and adventure. When you’re ready to incorporate some well-deserved boating and sightseeing into your holiday plans, booking with Crab Island Cruises is sure to be a hit with the entire family. Headquartered at 770 Harbour Boulevard, Crab Island Cruises is a premier area provider of chartered sightseeing cruises around Destin and more specifically, to the always popular Crab Island. Open 7 days a week, this company takes the hassle out of manoeuvring a vessel to those places you want to explore. From sightseeing and dolphin spotting to just about anything in between, this tour is bound to be a highlight of your holiday getaway.

Delight in the Fun of Destin Harbor Boardwalk

After a fantastic Thanksgiving in Destin, make your way to the iconic Destin Harbor Boardwalk and stroll away the well-earned calories at your own pace as you watch the nearby boats sail by. This area is a vibrant section of the city known for its many restaurants, cafes, shops, and boutique stores that are worth checking out while you’re in town. Don’t be surprised if you stumble upon an impromptu live musical performance or two and if you’re the type that enjoys people-watching, there’s plenty of it on the boardwalk.

Visit Big Kahuna’s Water and Adventure Park

When amusement-park style fun speaks to your and your holiday traveling crew, time spent at Big kahuna’s Water and Adventure Park is a must! Since first opening in 1986, this waterpark has continued to thrill visitors with its water slides, wave pools, and lazy rivers paired with amusement rides and even options for mini-golf.

Enjoy the Best of Destin

Whether you’re here for Destin Thanksgiving or any other time of year, booking a vacation rental with Five Star Properties brings you the comfort, convenience, and luxury you deserve. Contact our professional team today to learn more and to begin planning.