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Delightful Destin

Jun 29, 2008  I have spent many vacations on the beaches of Destin.
4.5 of 5 stars based on 1 vote

Is your family wanting a beach vacation where it's beautiful, relaxing, lots of fun, and has plenty of fantastic restaurants? Then Destin, Florida is the place to visit!

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Destin
  • Category: Best of
  • Traveler type: Culture, Sightseeing, Shopping, Active/Outdoors, Repeat visitors, Sports buffs, Theater, Beachgoers
  • Appeals to: Business travelers, Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Singles, Families with small children, Families with teenagers, Large groups, Seniors, Students, Budget travelers, Active/adventure, Tourists, Pet owners
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Destin, Florida Accomodations

    Looking to find the perfect place to stay while visiting Destin, Florida? Accomodations range from camp or rv parks to luxurious condos. A variety of amenities can be found in the Destin area.

  • 2. Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park
    Big Kahuna's Water and Adventure Park, Destin

  • 3. Destin Commons

    Destin Commons has many clothing, gift, and jewery stores. While you are there, see a movie at the local theater or enjoy fast food or a full meal.

  • 4. Silver Sands Outlet Mall

    Silver Sands Outlet Mall is a large designer outlet mall. You can find designer clothing, shoes, handbags, and jewelry. It's a unique shopping experience that is not be missed. Fast food, fine dining, and even gourmet chocolate fudge are some of the fabulous foods you can enjoy at Silver Sands Outlet Mall. It's located just a few minutes from the city of Destin on the Emerald Coast Parkway.

  • 5. Henderson Beach State Park
    Henderson Beach State Park, Destin

  • 6. McGuire's Irish Pub & Brewery
    McGuire's Irish Pub, Destin

    Mcguire's Irish Pub, one of Florida's top award-winning restaurants, has great service and wonderful Irish and American food with a unique decor. There's something on the menu to suit the taste of everyone with you. Try the delicious corned beef with cabbage, shepherd's pie, tasty seafood, or big hamburgers, among many other menu items. Enjoy the deck, some of their brewed ale, and listen to traditional Irish music.

  • 7. Fudpucker's Beachside
    Fudpucker's Beachside Bar & Grill, Destin

    Fudpucker's is a fun, casual place for everyone, from young children to adults, to dine. They offer a variety of food including sandwiches, seafood, or salads. Be sure to pick up one of their famous T-shirts or stay to enjoy the live music later in the evening.

  • 8. Lucky Snapper Grill & Bar

    After spending a day at the beach, what could be better than enjoying a meal watching the fishing boats arrive or seeing a breathtaking sunset as you are overlooking the beautiful Destin harbor? The menu includes appetizers, seafood, sandwiches, and steaks. Don't forget to try the fried calamari and fried grouper sandwiches.

  • 9. Water Sports in Destin, Florida

    From swimming, to dolphin watching, to scuba diving, there are many great choices of water sports that you can find in Destin, Florida. Enjoy jet skis, snorkeling, rent a pontoon, or try parasailing!

  • 10. Destin Fishing

    Destin, Florida is known as a top saltwater fishing location. You can charter a boat at the marina, fish from the jetties, or pull in some nice fish from the Okaloosa pier. Deep sea, inshore, or offshore fishing will certainly be an experience you won't forget.

  • 11. Golfing in Destin

    Looking to play a little golf while in Destin. Enjoy any of the 13 golf courses located in or near Destin.