For some, vacations are meant for more than just relaxing. These visitors prefer exploring and adventuring, experiencing a different side of Fort Walton Beach. If you consider yourself an adventure seeker, we’ve put together just the Florida guide for your next vacation, with activities laid out day by day below!
Fort Walton Beach Guide Begins On Day 1: Fort Walton Beach Parasail
Start off your vacation on a high note by taking in the sights of Fort Walton Beach from above! Fort Walton Beach Parasail will take you over the water in a double or triple parasail, embarking from the dock or the beach on Okaloosa Island.
Day 2: Destiny Water Adventures
Destiny Water Adventures offers a variety of rentals and lessons if you’re looking for water bound activities on your Florida guide, from jet skis and guided dolphin tours to pontoon rentals, kayaks, paddleboards, and even flyboards. The company also has a “Day of Play” package that includes 6 hours of jet skiing, snorkeling, tubing, kneeboarding, water trampolines, waterslides, kayaking, paddleboarding, and more.
Day 3: Power Up Watersports
With Power Up Watersports, you can choose your own adventure. Feel like exploring Fort Walton Beach as far as your arms will take you? Rent a paddleboard or a kayak. Have a need for speed? Boats, jet skis, and combination packages are all available, as well as wave runner dolphin tours. Looking for ways to get airborne on your Fort Walton Beach guide ? Try out their cool flyboards!
Day 4: Off Duty Dive Charters
Experience five different types of scuba diving adventures with the Fort Walton Beach Landing-based Off Duty Dive Charters, from in-shore, mid-shore, and off-shore dives, to lionfish hunting or the company’s Oriskany dive.
Day 5: XL Kites
Try your hand at the extreme sport of kiteboarding with XL Kites! Located down the road from the Heritage Park and Cultural Center, this company provides kiteboarding lessons and gear rental.
Day 6: Destin Airboat Tours
Departing from Fudpuckers on Okaloosa Island, Destin Airboat Tours gives you and your guests the chance to ride a high powered 6-passenger airboat and explore the Santa Rosa Sound, Pirates Cove, Spectre Island, and more.
Day 7: Cattywampus Eco Adventures
Equal parts laid back and thrilling, this catamaran boat tour offers sunset snorkeling cruises and dolphin watching safaris where you can descend a spot known as Neptune’s Staircase. It’s a scenic and lovely way to end your stay!