4 Things to Do in Destin That Have Spectacular Gulf Views
The best part about visiting Destin, Florida is being surrounded by beautiful views everywhere you turn. Nothing beats digging your toes in the sand as you admire the emerald green water of the Gulf. While you’re here, we want you to take advantage of every opportunity to enjoy these views. That’s why we’ve put together a list of 4 things to do in Destin that have spectacular Gulf views.
1. Relax on the Beach
Of course one of the best ways to take in the Gulf views is relaxing on the beach! When you stay at Henderson Park Inn, you can take advantage of our complimentary beach service, which includes beach chairs, umbrellas, and beach towels that are available for use on-site. Choose your spot on the sugar white sand and relax as you listen to the sound of the waves crashing in the distance.
2. Go on a Boat Tour
Another great way to enjoy the spectacular Gulf views is to go on a boat tour! Destin is home to some of the best boat tours around. Whether you want to go scout for dolphins or for a relaxing sunset cruise, you’ll have plenty of options. For some of the most incredible sights, hop on a Sunset Sail with Smile N’ Wave! Watching the sunset over the Gulf of Mexico provides a breathtaking view. If you’re hoping to see dolphins during your trip, go for a sunset dolphin cruise with AJ’s Water Adventures. You’ll have both beautiful views of the Gulf and the chance to see some dolphins!
3. Go Parasailing
For the perfect combination of views and fun, go parasailing! Just Chute Me Parasail takes visitors on an unforgettable parasailing adventure with up to 800 feet of line and up to 400 feet in the air. You’ll have panoramic views of the Emerald Coast beaches as you float through the air. Another great parasailing adventure is with Captain Jambo’s. The trip combines relaxation with the excitement of being airborne and offers a bird’s eye view of the emerald green water below.
4. Dine at the Beach Walk Cafe
The only thing that makes a delicious dinner more enjoyable is having spectacular views while you eat. Beach Walk Cafe is Destin’s only fine dining located directly on the emerald waters of the Gulf Coast. The award-winning cuisine is paired with a stunning view. The menu includes favorites like Grouper Vince, Grilled Ahi Tuna, and Beach Walk Filet with Lobster Mac & Cheese. Our on-site restaurant also offers a romantic Toes in the Sand dining experience, which provides you with a private table right at the water’s edge with your own dedicated server. You can watch the sunset over the Gulf while enjoying a mouthwatering meal!
These are just some of the many things to do in Destin that have spectacular Gulf views. Breathtaking views will be all around you when you visit the Emerald Coast. Take a look at all of our Destin hotel rooms and start planning your trip to this beautiful area!