Things to Do

Destin Dolphin Watching Speedboat Cruise

Dolphin Watching Speedboat Cruise

A small jet boat and a famously friendly staff set this dolphin watching experience apart from its competitors. Search the waters off the coast of Destin for its native inhabitants, including dolphins, sting rays, and more, on this adventurous ride in the Gulf of Mexico. Want to go on a dolphin speedboat cruise on your vacation in Destin?

Tiki boat cruise

Cruisin’ Tikis 3hr Crab Island Sandbar Adventure

Join dozens of other boats at this sandbar hangout between Destin Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico. Swim, snorkel, visit one of the many floating restaurants, or just relax and soak up the celebratory vibes. Be the envy of other boaters on this circular, tiki bar-themed vessel. Coolers are provided so you can bring your own drinks and snacks. Want to explore Crab Island on a tiki boat?

Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise

Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise

Avoid overcrowded excursions with this small-group sunset cruise on the Gulf of Mexico. Head out from Destin in the afternoon aboard a 14-passenger speed boat, chatting with your captain as you sail away from the shore. Chase the sunset and look out for dolphins playing in the wake before heading back in—it’s the perfect way to end your day. Want to watch dolphins as the sun sets?

Banana Boat Ride

Small Group Banana Boat Ride

Experience the excitement of a banana boat ride right in the heart of Destin, Florida. Head to Miramar Beach and take off on a banana boat, which is towed by a Jet Ski, with a small group. Brace yourself as you sail along the Emerald Coast, keeping your eyes peeled for sea turtles, dolphins, and other marine life. Want to ride a banana boat?

Private Catamaran and snorkeling

Private Catamaran and Snorkeling Tour

The Florida Panhandle has its share of amazing gulf beaches and Fort Walton Beach is no exception. See how dazzling these white sands look from the emerald waters when you book this private catamaran and snorkeling tour. Glide out into the gulf with a local sailor and make your way to Destin’s popular Crab Island. Enjoy time snorkeling, swimming, and hanging out at this local favorite before heading back to shore. Want to ride on a catamaran and go snorkeling?

Surfing lessons

Learn to Surf

Get out of your comfort zone and learn to surf on Okaloosa Island with a professional surf instructor. Start off with a land class to practice paddling technique and proper positions. Then, head to the water and try to catch a wave, all while your instructor is watching. This exciting adventure is great for beginners who want to experience the thrill of the ocean. Want to learn how to surf?