Located on the Emerald Coast, Destin and Fort Walton offers a relaxing, sundrenched oasis with stunning white beaches that stretch for miles. With a plethora of watersports activities, you can tame your adrenaline junkie with scuba diving, parasailing, and kiteboarding. For a less intense water experience there is snorkeling, fishing, paddle boarding, and body surfing. Family fun can be found at Henderson Beach State Park, Gulf Beach Zoo, and the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. Both Destin and Fort Walton offer exciting night light options with open-air shopping and dining with funky boutiques, coffee and beer breweries, and plenty of fresh seafood. Looking for some Eco-Tourism? Nearly 60 percent of the area beaches are preserved and during the sea turtle nesting season, you can participate in a nighttime educational beach walk.