Discover Destin-Fort Walton Beach
When you first arrive in Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida, you’ll discover sugar sand beaches and emerald green Gulf views for miles. And if you’re up for an adventure, you’ve come to the right place. Destin-Fort Walton Beach has a treasure trove of water activities like snorkeling, kayaking, fishing and paddleboarding. If you’re looking for the best adventure for you, explore our Little Adventures page where you can customize bite-sized adventures that the whole family can enjoy.
Whether you’re looking for vacation rental to fit your entire crew, a luxury resort for just the two of you, a cozy condo or a quaint beachside bed-and-breakfast, we have the accommodations to make your stay feel like your “home away from home.” Enjoy Gulf-to-table seafood, caught-that-day fish and classic favorites at our beachside restaurants or lively dining and shopping areas.
For more help planning the ideal beach escape, chat with a local mom, take a look at our Visitor’s Guide or get answers to your vacation questions on our FAQs page. Your can also sign up for our newsletter for more on things to do when you get here and special events.
We hope to see you soon!
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