6 Relaxing Activities in Destin to Do on Your Vacation
When you’re in need of a peaceful getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, Destin is the best place to visit! With everything from cruises to fishing charters, there is something for everyone. Read on to learn about 6 relaxing activities in Destin you can do on your vacation.
1. Sunset Cruise
What’s more relaxing than cruising through the Gulf surrounded by gorgeous sunset views? Destin is home to a number of sunset cruises that allow you to sit back and enjoy the scenery. Book a sunset dolphin cruise for the opportunity to see dolphins swimming around the boat! AJ’s Water Adventures offers a sunset dolphin cruise where you can enjoy a 2 hour cruise on the waters of the Destin Harbor, Gulf of Mexico, and Choctawhatchee Bay. The cruise provides complimentary beer and wine as well!
2. Couples Massage
Another great way to relax in Destin is with a couples massage! Our sister property, The Henderson, is home to the Salamander Spa, which features 11 private treatment rooms. There’s even a special couples spa suite! Your therapist at the Salamander Spa will customize your joint massage to perfectly suit the experience that both of you are looking for. For a more relaxing massage, get one with hot stones!
3. Soak Up the Sun on the Beach
One of the most relaxing activities in Destin is soaking up the sun on the beach! What’s even better is that we offer complimentary beach chairs, umbrellas, and beach towels for use on-site. Grab a book and relax in the sugar white sands as you listen to the sounds of the waves. You’ll love admiring the gorgeous emerald water of the Gulf!
4. Enjoy a Romantic Dinner
After a day filled with relaxation, continue with a romantic dinner at the Beach Walk Cafe! Our on-site restaurant offers special dining experiences that make it easy to kick back and enjoy a delicious meal with your sweetheart. The Toes in the Sand dining experience allows you to dine at a private table at the water’s edge with your own dedicated server! The menu includes gourmet dinner and desserts like Grilled Maine Lobster and Creme Brulee.
5. Go Fishing
Destin is home to a variety of great fishing opportunities and is one of the world’s top fishing destinations! Fishing is not only a relaxing activity, but you have the opportunity for all types of fishing, whether it’s inshore, nearshore, deepsea, fly, surf, bow or spear fishing, and more! You can also choose to go on a fishing charter, like Fish Destin. Fish Destin offers deep sea fishing, offshore sport fishing, and inshore and bay fishing.
6. Stay at Henderson Park Inn
Top off your relaxing vacation with a stay at Henderson Park Inn! Our Destin hotel offers beautiful suites that are elegantly furnished with special amenities to guarantee your comfort. Some of our rooms offer balconies overlooking the beach, mini kitchenettes, fireplaces and whirlpool tubs. Upon arrival, you’ll find a complimentary bottle of wine and fresh grapes and flowers in your suite. You’ll also have access to all our hotel amenities like bicycles, a full breakfast buffet, picnic-style lunches, and more!
Start planning your trip to enjoy all of these relaxing activities in Destin. Browse all of the rooms at our Destin hotel and reserve your stay today!