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Florida’s Emerald Coast
Pensacola, Ft. Walton & Panama City
Destin Beach, Florida
Many of Florida’s most exquisite beaches are found along the Gulf of Mexico in Florida’s Panhandle – known as the Emerald Coast.
The Panhandle’s westernmost city, Pensacola is best known for Pensacola Beach, located on Santa Rosa Island just south of the city.
Enjoy surfing, sunbathing, and swimming along Pensacola’s radiant white coast, head out to the crystal clear water for boating and fishing, and try snorkeling at Capt. Bob Quarles Reef, Park East Snorkeling Reef, or Park West Snorkeling Reef. Stroll the Quietwater Beach Boardwalk, or take in one of Pensacola's annual festivals like Lobster Fest, Bushwacker Fest, and DeLuna Fest.
Further along the coast, Panama City is the northern neighbor of the frequented Panama City Beach – encompassing 27 miles of white-sanded shoreline. The Spring Break Capital of the World, Panama City Beach features beaches like Pier Park, the St. Andrews State Recreation Area, and Mexico Beach.
Enjoy swimming, sunbathing, boogie boarding, and much more, or check out annual events like the Seabreeze Jazz Festival, New Year's Eve Beach Ball Drop, and the Indian Summer Festival.
Featuring sugary sand and aquamarine water, Destin sits west of Ft. Walton Beach along Gulf Breeze Parkway – framed by the Gulf of Mexico and Choctawhatchee Bay. Set along the Santa Rosa Sound, Navarre – known as Florida's Best Kept Secret – hosts the stunning Navarre Beach Park. Adorned with white sand and teal waters, Navarre Beach features picnic spots, quaint gazebos, breathtaking sunsets, and prime sunbathing real estate. Don't forget the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier.
All together, the Emerald Coast consists of 24 miles of beachfront, and features James Lee Park, Beasley Park, Marler Memorial Park, and Wayside Park – plus several beaches along Okaloosa Island and Santa Rosa Island.
Choose From These Florida Regions:
|• West Central Shores||• Southern & the Keys||• Space Coast|
|• Panhandle Beaches||• Southwest Gulf Coast||• Northeast Atlantic Coast|
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