destin beachesDestin Florida offers activities for those of all ages. Whether young or old, you will find a good time here in Destin. Below are just a few of the activities that you will enjoy while spending your vacation here in Breckenridge.


Destin offers some of the finest beaches in the world. For this reason Destin has become the number one drive-to destination in the United States. The beaches in Destin, Florida feature powder-soft white sand beaches and emerald-green gulf waters. For this reason the area has been coined the “Emerald Coast”. The warm beach temperatures draw large crowds from March through August.


Destin features amazing shopping options for those of all ages. Silver Sands Outlet Mall is the U.S.’ largest designer outlet mall. Destin Commons features an outdoor mall with great shopping, movie theaters, and restaurants. Grand Boulevard is a high-class outdoor mall with 8 gourmet restaurants and designer shopping. Also enjoy the many eclectic boutiques located throughout the area.


Destin has long been known as the “World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”. The proximity from shore to deep waters is the closest in the entire Gulf of Mexico. Destin is well known for is superb off-shore fishing year round. Head down to the Destin harbor where you can find a plethora of charter operations that will take you our for half or full day fishing excursions.

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Boating is an excellent pass time that many enjoy in Destin, Florida. Grab a pontoon boat and head to Crab Island. Crab Island is located just west of the harbor and features a 3 foot deep island that draws large crowds throughout the summer. This island is popular for those of all ages and provides and excellent way to spend a day.

Water Sports

There are many options for water sports in this area. At the harbor or on the beach you can enjoy jet skiing, pontoon boat rentals, snorkeling, diving, paddle boarding, para-sailing, kite boarding, and may other water activities.


Destin is full of dining options for all budgets. Enjoy many restaurants that serve fresh catch of the day. There are many national chain options available, but there are also many local restaurants that only serve fresh seafood and vegetables from the area.


Many vacationers that come to Destin enjoy biking along the beach. Many companies will drop bikes off at your rental during your vacation. You can bike along the beach and to many of the beach front restaurants. This is an excellent adventure for the family.

There is no lack of amazing activities in Destin, Florida. We welcome you during the summer or other seasons. One thing we can assure you is that there is always something to do in this lovely town and we hope that you will join us! Take a look at our large selection of Destin rentals and find your place to stay during your next vacation.

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