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5 Things to Do near The Palms of Destin Resort

From gorgeous beaches to exciting attractions, you’ll never have a boring day in Destin FL! Destin FL has so much to offer visitors. When you stay at The Palms of Destin Resort, you will be minutes away from so many fun things to do. Here are just 5 things to do near The Palms of Destin Resort:

1. Crystal Sands Beach

When you go to Destin, you want to go to the beach! Crystal Sands Beach is just minutes away from The Palms of Destin Resort! The sand is so white and the water is so clear that it’s not hard to understand why it’s called Crystal Sands Beach. This is the perfect place to soak up the sun and enjoy the water. You may even catch a glimpse of some dolphins in the water! Make sure you have your cameras ready when the sun begins to set — you’ll have beautiful photo opportunities!

2. Destin Harbor Boardwalk

The Destin Harbor Boardwalk is the perfect place to go after a fun-filled day in the sun on the beach. We recommend dedicating a whole day to visiting the boardwalk because there is so much to do! You can go on dolphin-viewing tours and excursions, you can rent boats and other gear to enjoy the beautiful water of Destin, and more! You can also do some shopping while you are there and grab some food too!

3. Village of Baytowne Wharf

There are so many exciting things to do at the Village of Baytowne Wharf! The Village of Baytowne Wharf has something the whole family will enjoy, from dining, to shopping, to nightlife! You can experience a boat adventure, a few different fun parks and plenty of family-friendly fun! It’s close to the resort, so you won’t have to worry about going too far to have fun! Plan a day trip to the Village and make amazing memories!

4. Destin Commons

If you’ve got bitten by the shopping bug, Destin Commons is the perfect place for you to visit! You can go shopping, or you can just take an evening and stroll around the commons. When you get hungry, there are a variety of delicious restaurants to choose from! Take a break from the sand and enjoy an afternoon at Destin Commons.

5. Escape Zone 60

Escape games are the new trend, and there are so many out there for you to try! Escape Zone 60 has quite a few different locations in Florida, and one of them just so happens to be in Destin! You can get the whole family involved to escape from the scenario of your choice within the given time limit. These games are great team-building activities and test your critical thinking skills. You’ll have a blast trying to escape!


When you stay with us at The Palms of Destin Resort, you will love not only where you are staying, but also the things you can do near the resort! Take a look at all our condos and start planning your trip today!

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