Traveling can get expensive quickly. Between airfare, your vacation rental cost, food, drinks, and fun, your budget can easily reach its max. Luckily there are fun and free things to do in Destin, FL.
Booking a Destin vacation rental allows you to enjoy the conveniences of home, like a full kitchen and multiple living spaces, while you’re away. Browse our selection of Destin properties and use enjoy some of the best things to do in Destin for free.
Destin Harbor Boardwalk
The Destin Harbor Boardwalk has plenty of shopping, dining, and activities for those looking to spend some money, but it’s also fun to just walk around. The Destin Harbor Boardwalk is about a quarter mile long and provides access to the Emerald Coast waterfront. Take advantage of annual events like the Destin Seafood Festival and Monday Movie Nights.
Jolee Island Nature Park
The Jolee Island Nature Park features more than five acres of land, including a nature trail and children’s playground. The shores along the Choctawhatchee Bay and Horseshoe Bayou offer great spots to explore and unwind. Located at Emerald Coast Parkway West, Jolee Island has small and quiet beaches, calm water to kayak, and picnic areas.
Destin Getaways Special Offers
When you stay with Destin Getaways, you are eligible to take advantage of special offers exclusive to our guests. Our family fun packages provide your family with one free admission per unit, per paid night stay to some of the area’s best attractions.
Baytowne Adventure Zone
Baytowne Adventure Zone has fun for the whole family. It features zip-lining, ropes course, bungee jumping, golf, and more. Located in South Walton, Baytowne Adventure Zone is also known for its events like Hydroflight Mondays, Boomin’ Tuesdays, and Wednesday Night Concert Series.
Parasailing gives sightseeing a whole new meaning. On a Destin parasailing trip, you can experience encounters with wildlife like dolphins and sea turtles. While maybe not for the faint of heart, parasailing in Destin is a memory you soon won’t forget.
With Sea Blaster, you can experience wildlife on a snorkeling excursion and dolphin cruise. This three-hour experience includes 90 minutes of snorkeling and 90-minute dolphin cruise. The crystal clear waters of Florida’s Emerald Coast are home to a variety of aquatic life. This experience is one of the best ways to explore.
Start Planning Your Destin Vacation
Destin is known for its white sand beaches and Emerald green waters. If you’re looking for a budget-friendly way to spend the day, there are plenty of free things to do in Destin, FL. Book your Destin vacation rental today and start planning your next vacation to the Emerald Coast.