The “World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”.
Destin began as a little sleepy fishing town and has grown into a tourist destination. Destin is known for the sugar-white sand beaches and emerald-colored waters. World-class resorts, boat rentals, shopping and an excellent variety of restaurants to choose from.
Things to Do
Enjoy a day out at one of the many beaches along the picturesque Gulf of Mexico. Take a paddleboard out on the water for a stroll, or maybe yoga on a paddleboard class is more your speed, there is a water activity for everyone.
Crab Island is a favorite for locals and tourists alike. Located just minutes from Destin Harbor, this destination has many options for those needing rentals or water taxis. Rent a boat for the day or weekend and head out on the water for a day of fun in the sun. Local food vendor service is available on select times and days.
Harbor Walk is a wonderful stop for waterfront restaurants, activities, and shopping. You can also find paddleboard and kayak rentals, pontoon and jet ski rentals, parasailing, glass-bottom boats, world-class fishing, pirate ship excursions, dolphin cruises, concerts, and live music, weekly fireworks and much more.
Destin Commons offers a large selection of shopping and dining as well as a movie theater option for your enjoyment. Are you in the market for a great deal? Silver Sands Outlet is nearby with over 100 stores to choose from.