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View the beautiful Destin Harbor and meet our most playful residents—the famous bottlenose dolphins! Watch them swim, jump and entertain you throughout your experience!
A variety of sightseeing tour invites our visitors and locals alike to join in a playful ride. Revel in the wonders of nature as our coastal marine life curiously make appearances for stunning photo opportunities and serene scenic memories.
Set out to sea in search of Destin dolphins aboard one of many Dolphin Cruise boats. Take in scenic views of the famous Destin Harbor, learn about Destin’s history, and enjoy the fresh ocean air. Both convenient and comfortable, these cruises depart daily and provide plenty of seating for your whole crew.
Another unique and upfront way to observe is using waverunners to see the bottlenose dolphins. These type adventures starts out at the Destin Harbor as experienced guides takes you to various dolphin “hang outs”. After exploring these amazing Dolphins in their natural habitat, you are sometimes then allowed to adventure out as well. You can explore at your own pace. Make sure to bring a waterproof camera so you can get some good shots of the dolphins!
What is the best time of day to spot Dolphins?
In the Destin area, dolphins tend to be the most active in the morning and again in the mid-afternoon.
Where is the best place to spot Dolphins in Destin?
Dolphins, which are not migratory mammals, can be seen here year round. Great places to spot them are in and around the Destin Harbor, the Destin East Pass and the Choctawhatchee Bay.
Are there any specific tips to finding and seeing Dolphins?
Contrary to what you may think…Dolphins like wakes created by boats, so keep an eye out there. Also, when in shallow waters, they tend to hang out in pods of of 4 to 7, so it is not usual that when you see one Dolphin there is a good chance others are close by.
Destin Area Restaurants Offering Takeout Support Our Local Eateries During Current Lockdown Acme Oyster House90 Seascape Towne Center, Miramar Beach850-460-7773 Hours:Thursday-Sunday noon-6p.m. Takeout Only Place orders by phone, and online for the Destin location at www.acmeoyster.com Bijoux Restaurant + Spirits
It looks like it’s that time of year again as winter has sped away and its now suddenly Spring Break 2019! And this year is shaping up to be another busy year here on the Emerald Coast as the colleges