Welcome to Florida Panhandle
The most geographically northern end of Florida is by far its most culturally Southern side.The Panhandle – that spit of land embedded in the left shoulder of the Florida peninsula – is hemmed in by Alabama and Georgia, and in many ways the region's beaches are effectively coastal extensions of those states.What beaches they are, though! All powdered white-sand and teal- to jade-green waters, this is a coast of... Read More
Top experiences in Florida Panhandle
Florida Panhandle activities
Gulf of Mexico Dolphin Cruise
Your cruise begins at Destin Harbor, where you'll hop aboard your sea vessel operated by a captain and crew.Listen to live commentary as you travel through the harbor, East Pass, and into the gulf, spotting dolphins in their native habitat. While you learn about Destin's history and culture, admire views of the scenic shoreline of the Emerald Coast. You can also head to the onboard concession stand to purchase light snacks or beverages, if you wish (own expense).
Dolphin Adventure Tour
Dolphin Adventure Tour departs from Lighthouse Marina on Panama City Beach. This interactive dolphin adventure is fun for all ages. It is a narrated tour that will teach you fun facts about dolphins, birds and some history of the bay. While on board you will also get to bring out your inner child with hula hoop contests, water cannon fights and line dancing with the crew and other guests. Be ready for the wind in your face and an exciting ride during the fast cruises out the pass and along the beaches. There is a good chance that you will get wet from the splashing waves and water cannons so dress appropriately
Destin Flyboard Rental
From beginners to advanced riders the instructors will provide detailed recommendations on how to ride smoother, fly higher, and dive deeper through the water. This adrenaline pumping ride flies directly in front of harbor beach and provides a great view to those looking on. Come give flyboarding a try and see how high you can go and whether you can dive like a dolphin or even master a maneuver like the cork screw or tornado like the pro's. Departure location is in the heart of Destin Harbor with easy access by car or boat. Be sure to contact the shop once your reservation is booked to set up a time on your selected day.
Illusionist Jeanette Andrews, The Invisible
Shattering the mold of the traditional magic performance, an unbelievable evening awaits... Nationally hailed as “an inspiration,” and “magic for the twenty-first century,” Jeanette Andrews presents a thought-provoking take on the art of the impossible. This work from Jeanette Andrews explores the many facets of the sensory perception as the five senses blur together with illusions for an extraordinary evening that ultimately explores the beauty of the lived experience. Immersive and highly-interactive, the entire audience collaborates to create the performance by making crucial decisions and possessing seemingly impossible knowledge. This show is composed of a distinctive blend of magic with an elegant feel, and explores ideas based in Jeanette’s studies in psychology and art. Watch as a member of the audience can foresee the future, a wineglass melts with a simple touch, and a white rose spins to life. Ms. Andrews leaves participants astonished by turning the traditional magic narrative on its head to give audiences an electrifying and sophisticated experience beyond the normal. Her performance is far more intellectual than pulling a rabbit out of a hat: Andrews uses sensory anomalies and scientific oddities as a gateway to bridge everyday life to a special heightened world. Andrews’ work is a genuinely new experience—an unbelievable evening that will leave you speechless and enchanted.
Pub Crawl of Pensacola by Pedal Trolley
Explore downtown Pensacola's vibrant bar scene on this 2-hour pub crawl by pedal trolley. Whether your a cyclist, beer enthusiast or just looking to have a good time, a tour on this 15-seater pedal trolley will sure make for great memories and is the perfect eco-tainment for anyone who enjoys a new adventure!Your tour will start at the Pensacola Bay Brewery located in the heart of downtown where you'll board your pedal trolley for your pub crawling adventure. You'll stop at 3 to 5 different breweries: Old Hickory Whiskey Bar O'Riley's Irish Pub World of Beer 5 1/2 Bar Khon's on Palafox You will be sure to share a memorable experience with friends, while uncovering the city’s rich culture, energized downtown and the city’s eclectic historical district.Please note: All participants will be required to sign a waiver at the beginning of the tour. Minimum age is 16 years to participate, you must be 21 years to consume alcohol.
Red Light District Tour of Pensacola
Surprises, humor and tragedy, this 90-minute tour has all the ingredients of truly entertaining evening. Who knew that Pensacola had such a notorious past of prostitution? Learn why the subject matter is one of the most taboo in the town, as your guide packs the time with highly entertaining tales of salty sailors and spicy ladies. Learn about former sailor, Wesley Odom, for example, who tells it like it was--tracing the bizarre evolution of the oldest profession in Pensacola. See where all the old brothels existed in Pensacola and then even visit one. Sip on a boozy beverage while strolling from room to room and hear what a typical night was like here in what is known as the Tenderloin District.