There's no doubt that Destin offers a wide range of activities and attractions to suit every taste. For those looking for some retail therapy, Destin has a variety of shopping options, from high-end boutiques to beachy souvenir shops, you can find whatever you're looking for.
Nature lovers can visit the local zoo, the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park, which is home to a variety of local and international species of animals, or take a trip to Henderson Beach State Park to see a wide variety of bird species.
Art lovers can also find their fill in Destin, The Arts of Gulf Coast Gallery features works by local and regional artists, and the Destin History and Fishing Museum showcases the area's rich cultural and maritime heritage.
Overall, Destin offers a variety of activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy, whether you're looking for adventure, relaxation, or a little bit of both. With so many things to do and see, you'll be able to shake up your vacation and make it a truly memorable experience.
Big Kahuna’s is the favorite place for fun in Destin and has something for everyone; From Lazy River to Speed Slides, our attractions are sure to keep the fun going for hours. Challenge yourself on our Honolulu Half Pipe or a round of mini-golf for added fun and adventure. Big Kahuna's is across the street from Pelican Beach!
Located at Fudpucker's Restaurant - Gator Beach provides a fun family adventure! You have the opportunity to feed live alligators or you can have your photo taken with a live gator! Fudpucker's offer educational alligator shows with their friendly & knowledgeable gator handlers; please call for their current show schedule. Gator Beach is also the home of Mellow Yellow, a rare yellow alligator.
Step outside the box and experience science firsthand in our interactive museum including a STEM Makerspace, new exhibits, animal encounters, and more! Our center has promoted STEM education and public outreach in Okaloosa County and beyond for over 25 years and is committed to serving Northwest Florida, its residents, and its visitors through excellent STEM programming and exhibits.
Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park is dedicated to educating, entertaining, and inspiring our guests to respect and preserve wildlife by providing unique and memorable experiences for visitors of all ages to connect with marine life.