Welcome to Panama City Beach

Don't expect mellow Old Florida vibes in Panama City Beach, an overdeveloped Gulf-front pocket about 10 miles west of unremarkable Panama City. 'PCB' has embraced a transformation from 1970s resort town to over-commercialized condo hot spot. Families come here for cheap vacays, retirees move here to live out their days, and youngsters flock to get smashed in the sunshine.Architecturally dire high-rises spring up... Read More

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Panama City Beach activities

$25 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

2-Hour Sunset Catamaran Sail

After checking in at Pirates Cove Marina in Panama City Beach, your evening tour starts as you board the Privateer catamaran and set sail from the dock. Glide across the bay toward the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico, watching for dolphins along the way. Your captain will get as close as possible to give you the best chance for sightings and photos. Listen to relaxing music as you enjoy the sunset and sip your included glass of wine, sangria, cold beer, or something nonalcoholic. The fully stocked bar also provides more drinks and snacks (own expense).  Once the sun has set, cruise back to the marina, returning in time to enjoy the rest of the night out on the town at your leisure.

$64 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Panama City Beach Adventure Catamaran Sail

After checking in at Pirates Cove Marina in Panama City Beach, hop aboard the Privateer and set sail from the dock. Admire views during the 20-minute ride to Shell Island while listening to commentary from your captain. When you arrive, you'll be provided with a safety briefing before disembarking the catamaran to enjoy the island's activities. You may participate in whichever activities interest you, from kayaking and snorkeling to the inflatable water park with trampolines, a climbing wall, a 12-foot (3.6-meter) water slide, and a seesaw ball. Test your balance on a stand-up paddleboard (SUP), or take a banana boat ride. Life jackets are provided, and there are several deck hands to assist with anything you need. If you'd rather relax, simply lounge on the catamaran in the sunning nets, or enjoy the shaded area around the bar, where one beverage is included. The full-service bar is available to purchase light snacks and drinks (own expense); you may also bring your own lunch with you. After two hours at Shell Island, return to the boat for about an hour of dolphin-spotting in the gulf before heading back to the marina, where your tour ends.

$19.99 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

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

$25 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Dolphin Sightseeing Tour from Panama City Beach

After checking in at Pirates Cove Marina in Panama City Beach, you will board the Privateer catamaran and set sail into the bay en-route to the Gulf of Mexico. Along the way, you'll see the wonderful dolphins in their natural habitat. Your captain will get as close as possible to give you the best chance for some truly memorable photos! Listen to relaxing, topical music was as you enjoy a complimentary beverage. Chose from wine, sangria, cold beer or a non-alcoholic beverage. There is a fully stocked bar where you can purchase addition beverages and snacks. There is no guarantee to see the wildlife, tour operator tries to locate the playful mammals in their natural surroundings, however they are very active and aware of their surroundings.

$779.99 Outdoor Activities

Panama City Beach Offshore Fishing

If that empty wall of yours is just begging fora trophy fish the you've come to the right place. We offer locals and visitors to Panama City Beach a "reel" adventure deep-sea fishing on the emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Tangle with a ravenous school of Snapper, Triggers, Dolphin or Amberjack. For added excitement your group may get to battle the occasional shark that decides your bait looks inviting. Our experienced Captain and professional crew are all seasoned anglers and familiar with the changing environment of the Gulf. We know where the fishing is hot and will get you out to deep waters and your lines in the water in no time. Our boat is Coast Guard approved for up to 6b passengers, making it perfect for families and kids.

$53.75 Water Sports

Mobile Beach Chair Service

When you’re planning a trip to the beach, which part do you anticipate? Gathering all your stuff, fighting with a folding chair that never seems to open properly, dropping things in the sand, and getting sweaty on your way down to the water? Probably not. When you dream of the beach, most people imagine the part where you’re relaxing on your chair, an umbrella providing just enough shade, baking in the ambient heat, the water crashing on the shore.When you take the time to book beach chair rentals in Panama City Beach, you put yourself one step closer to your relaxation, and reduce the nonsense that it takes to get you there.When you rent a beach chair, you know that you’ll have a prime spot on the beach. You know that you’ll have a comfortable chair that won’t fold up on your unexpectedly, and best of all, you won’t need to drag it to and from your car. If you’re traveling, you don’t need to worry about bringing your beach gear with you. Bring your sunscreen, your book, or your music; we’ll take care of everything else.Whether you’re vacationing in Panama City Beach, or you’re a resident enjoying the gorgeous local weather, beach chair rentals mean there’s one less thing for you to worry about, and one more thing to enjoy. Call today to book your beach chair rental for your relaxing day of peaceful enjoyment.