Summer is a grand time on 30A and there’s always lots of things to do. While 30A may best be known for its gorgeous beaches and turquoise water, there are wonderful activities to complement the serene surroundings that will pique your interest and ensure you have the time of your life on 30A!
Interested in water sports? 30A has some of the world’s best water sports opportunities. Whether you enjoy kayaking, surfing, water skiing, wakeboarding, paddle boarding or YOLO boarding, the beaches along 30A or the coastal dune lakes are great places to practice or go full board! Love to sail or spend time on the water? There are sailboats or fishing boats for rent; try a yacht tour or go parasailing and feel the wind beneath your feet! Book a cruise from Sandestin’s Baytowne Marina on the Solaris for a truly special experience.
There are plenty of places to bike and hike, and nature trails and campsites in state parks throughout the area to explore. Want a guided tour? Try one of the eco tours in the area. Other fun things to do in nature include dolphin cruises, zip lines and rock climbing.
Are you a golf enthusiast? There are 16 golf courses along 30A and many of them are world-class. Tennis fanatics won’t have any trouble feeding their craving here on 30A. Rosemary Beach is well-known for its world class facilities: WaterColor, Seaside, Sandestin, Seascape and Miramar Beach also have great tennis courts.
Ready to discover places to visit? Try the Museum of Man in the Sea Scuba Diving History & Science, the Science and Discovery Center of Northwest Florida, or the Destin History and Fishing Museum.
Love biodiversity and the animal kingdom? Visit the world-renowned E.O.Wilson Biophilia Center, Navarre Beach Marine Station, the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge Zoological Park or the Alaqua Animal Refuge.
Interested in cultural pursuits? Try the Visual Arts Center of Northwest Florida, the Cultural Arts Association of Walton County or the Seaside Repertory Theater. Look for specialized unique shops and, of course, the famous New Urbanism architecture for which 30A is famous.
Looking for something geared for the kids in the family? Water parks, remote control boat amusement parks, and zip lines are all fun for the younger set. And don’t forget all of the fun to be had right on the beach – what kid doesn’t love building sandcastles, collecting seashells, or flying kites in the warm afternoon breeze?
There are lots of fun events coming up along 30A. There are always farmer’s markets, festivals and unique events planned. Ready to test your fitness level? The Sandestin Triathlon will be held August 22nd, 2015. Looking for something a little more laid-back? The 4th annual Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run is coming September 6th and has something fun for everyone!
And don’t forget the magnificent dining prepared by some of the world’s best chefs. Whether you are hungry for some casual grub or ready for a truly fine dining experience, 30A some of the best to offer. Check out this diverse list of restaurants in South Walton for a taste of the flavors of 30A.
Whatever interests you, 30A is sure to please. We’d love to have you stay with us on your next visit to 30A. Give us a call at (844) STAY-30A / (844) 782-9302 or visit our website and book your property online and come join the fun on 30A!