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Land Adventures in Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Vacations in Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida are all about having fun with those you love. From water parks to arcades and dolphin encounters, our attractions are as varied as the fish in the Gulf.

Ride the waves at Big Kahuna’s, race go-karts down a three-story wooden course at The Track and then head to the arcade and rack up tickets for cool prizes. With free admission, Gator Beach offers alligator shows, alligator feeding, photo opportunities and VIP tours.

The Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and CARE Center have been active in marine rehabilitation and conservation since the 1950s. Today, families love visiting the Gulfarium for dolphin shows and up-close and personal encounters with marine life.

Destin Commons open-air shopping center has fun for the whole family, too. The lifestyle center is the place for food, fashion, and fun in Destin. HarborWalk Village in Destin Harbor is a fun place to spend the day and night, enjoying entertainment like water adventures, dolphin or pirate cruises and fishing charters. Venture into Downtown Fort Walton Beach where you will find unique shopping at funky boutiques and antique stores, as well as fun entertainment. The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island is another top attraction. Find your distinctive beach style with the many shops on The Boardwalk.

Check out all there is to see and do by eploring the full list of land adventures below.

"Liza Jackson Park has a fun playground with big trees and is on the water. You’ll pass Parlor Doughnuts on your way to the park, a family favorite, to get the best cronuts for breakfast or a snack.” "

– Beth J., Little Adventure Scout

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