Yes Parents, Destin is Kid- Friendly

We all know that Destin is home to the most beautiful white sandy beaches and emerald green water. We also know that kids love to spend hours playing in our powdered sugar like sand and warm, calm surf. And we also know that KIDS GET BORED! When this moment inevitably happens you now need to what […]

We all know that Destin is home to the most beautiful white sandy beaches and emerald green water. We also know that kids love to spend hours playing in our powdered sugar like sand and warm, calm surf. And we also know that KIDS GET BORED!

When this moment inevitably happens you now need to what options you have as a parent, here in Destin.

There are many and here are some of our favorites.

GULFARIUM MARINE ADVENTURE PARK


One of Destin’s most enduring family favorites for decades, treat your children to an afternoon of acrobatic dolphins, delightful sea lions, and so much more at the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. One of the first aquariums and wildlife education centers in the state, your kids will have the chance to learn about penguins, sharks, rays, alligators, pelicans, and of course, dolphins! The Gulfarium is located right on the beach in nearby Fort Walton and just a few minutes from the Destin Harbor Boardwalk, the Gulfarium delivers a fun learning experience and scenic Gulf views at an incredible value.

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DOLPHIN WATCH AND HISTORY CRUISES

YELLOW BOAT ON THE GULF LOOKING FOR DOLPHINS
One of Destin’s all-time best adventures that the kids absolutely love is to explore the Gulf in search of Destin dolphins aboard the Hannah Marie. Complete with a glass bottom viewing area, snack bar, and a climate-controlled cabin, this Dolphin Watch, and Cruise is the perfect recipe to cure these ants-in-the-pants times. Take the kids on a scenic tour of the Harbor, learn about Destin’s colorful history, all the while taking ion the fresh ocean air. Convenient, comfortable, and affordable these tours depart daily and provide plenty of seating for your whole crew.

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BIG KAHUNA’S WATER AND ADVENTURE PARK


Ok, we know that the world’s largest swimming pool sits directly to our south, however, there is something very special about a WaterPark! And here in Destin, we have one of the best in the entire United States. Big Kahuna’s Water Park located right on Hwy. 98 in the heart of Destin is packed with more than 40 water attractions and large Adventure Park offering something for every member of the family. So when the kids need a break from the beach, head on over and enjoy a fun-filled day at the water park on slides like the Cowabunga Racer, Jumanji, and Hammerhead. Also included in admission, you will get to enjoy Big Kahuna’s picturesque tropical mini golf, which has 54 challenging holes on three unique courses! Book your tickets for big fun at Big Kahuna’s, today

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