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Your host has hand-picked a variety of offers from top attractions in the area and given you one of each, for free, every day of your stay. You can use all or none of these activities each day, it’s completely up to you. Some attractions do sell out so be sure to book at your earliest convenience.

One Free Adult Admission Aboard The Sea Blaster Every Day of Your Stay.

Available March – October.

Sea Blaster: Beach Dolphin Cruise

Climb aboard Destin’s ORIGINAL Sea Blaster for a fun and exciting cruise with Capt. Larry, searching the Emerald Green waters of the Gulf of Mexico along the sugar white sand beaches of Destin, Florida, for the most playful dolphins in the sea. Their 73 foot passenger boat carries up to 119 passengers, is one of the Gulf’s largest speedboats, and offers an array of fun for the entire family.

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What you need to know
  • Turn south at the Stahlman Avenue traffic light, east of the Destin Bridge. Park and walk down the stairs to Harborwalk Village.
  • Parking for the Destin Harbor Walk may be subject to a $20 charge from March – September.
  • Check in at the orange ticket booth directly behind the Emerald Grande condo next to the East Pass Seafood & Oyster House.
  • After check-in you will be directed to your boat.
  • No shade cover on the boat, sunscreen is recommended.
  • Tipping the crew is customary.
  • Complimentary beer, wine, soda & water served in 15-20 minute rounds.
  • Boat information:
    • 73’ passenger boat with restrooms on board (120-passenger maximum)
    • Travels 20-25 mph on afternoon trips; evening trips go slower to enjoy the sunset.
    • Coolers and glass are not allowed onboard.
    • Please arrive 60 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.
  • Please check-in with the name used on your reservation.

2 hour: Beach Dolphin Cruise (March-April 31)

  • Adult (16+): $40
  • Child (5–15): $20
  • Child (4 & under): $4

1.5 hour: Beach Dolphin Cruise (May 1-September)

  •  Adult (16+) : $30
  • Child (5-15) : $15
  • Child (4 & under): $4

One Free Adult Admission to Your Choice of Activity Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Baytowne Adventure Zone

Baytowne Adventure Zone is the original zip line of NW Florida and the exclusive provider of “adventure” in The Village of Baytowne Wharf in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Our mission is to provide fun, exciting, and safe attractions for everyone who visits. Whether you’re a toddler or a “big kid” we have something to challenge everyone.

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What you need to know
  • Activities (Xplorie Offer is chose 1):
    • Zipline:  40 feet high and soaring 300 feet across the lagoon!
    • Tower Climb: Towering nearly 40 feet in the air, this vertical climb will test your strength and skills!
    • Stairway to Heaven: The first and only outdoor climbing element of its kind is a challenge you won’t soon forget. Keep your balance but don’t use your hands as you climb all thirteen poles. The highest one stands 21’ tall!
    • Euro Bungy: Four trampolines allow you to safely jump, flip, and bounce as high has you can!
    • Sky Trail: Ropes course with three levels of course at more than 40 feet in the air!
    • SkyTrail Tykes Coconut Climb: Ropes course is specifically designed for toddlers 48″ and under.
  • Hours of Operation: CLOSED Monday and Tuesday; Wednesday-Friday 3pm – 8pm; Saturday and Sunday 12pm-8pm (Hours are subjesct to change)
  • Directions:
    • Baytowne Adventure Zone is located inside the Village of Baytowne Wharf at the Sandestin Resort. Once you have arrived at Sandestin, inform guard at gate you are visiting the Village of Baytowne Wharf.
    • After the gate, turn right onto Heron Walk Drive. At T intersection, turn left onto Baytowne Ave. Follow signs to the Village of Baytowne Wharf, which will be on the left. Parking available in parking garage.
    • Baytowne Adventure Zone ticket booth is located directly under the Village of Baytowne Water Tower.
  • Zip Line: $20
  • Tower Climb: $10
  • Stairway to Heaven: $10
  • Euro Bungy: $15
  • Sky Trail Ropes: $15
  • SkyTrail Tykes Coconut Climb: $10

Directions to Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Directions to Baytowne Adventure Zone (once inside Sandestin Resort)

One Free Adult Admission Every Day of Your Stay.

Available April 15th – October 31st.

Big Kahuna’s Waterpark

Enjoy all of the sun with none of the sand! Big Kahuna’s is a 25-acre family entertainment complex. There is something for every member of the family. It has over 40 water attractions including a wave pool and speed slides. Also offered is mini-golf, the Sky Coaster, go-karts and more with an additional charge.

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What you need to know
  • Wear a swimsuit and bring a towel and sunscreen.
  • Enjoy a broad selection of onsite cafes and a food court for meals, beverages, and ice cream.
  • Come see us at the Big Kahuna’s Tiki Gift Shop for essentials plus clothing, jewelry, and souvenirs of all kinds.
  • Buccaneer Cove is specifically designed for little kids under 48 inches.
  • Tubes and life jackets available at no cost.
  • Lockers are available for rent in three different sizes inside the Park.
  • $5 parking paid at the park.
  • Same day re-entry is available if hand is stamped.


  • General Admission: $56.99
  • Infant (2 & under): Free

One Free Adult Round of 18 Hole Golf Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Bluewater Bay Golf Club

Bluewater Bay Golf Club offers 18 holes of championship golf designed by Tom Fazio and Jerry Pate. This course is a one of a kind experience known to be one of the best values in the panhandle offering tees for everyone, from challenging to let’s have fun. Bluewater Bay’s unique layout, natural terrain, and beautiful surroundings will leave you wanting more! Come see for yourself!

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What you need to know
  • No personal coolers allowed.
  • Few courses can match Bluewater Bay’s unique layout and varied terrain.
  • Appropriate golf attire required:
    • Collared shirt, Bermuda length shorts, soft spikes only.
  • Round rate includes cart.
  • 18 Holes: $49

One Free Adult Evening Sunset Cruise Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Cruisin’ Tikis Destin: Evening Sunset Cruise

How can you possibly improve a Destin Sunset? With a Tiki boat! Cruisin’ Tikis Destin 1.5 Hour Sunset Cruise can’t be beaten! Sail out to watch the sunset on Crab Island with a provided cooler, ice, cups/shot glasses, blue-tooth Stereo, bottle openers, and bottled water. Bring your friends, beverages, and snacks, and enjoy your time in the glow of the evening sun.

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What you need to know
  • Cruises welcome all ages.
  • Children 6 and under must have a PFD on while underway.
  • There is a minimum reservation of 2 guests (total) for this cruise.
  • The boat will have an ice filled Rtic cooler, cups/shot glasses, bottle openers and bottled water, bluetooth stereo, floating dock, and electric pump if you want to fill your own floaty up.
  • You can bring your own food and beverages, anyone drinking alcohol must have a valid ID (age 21+).
  • Boats do not have restrooms onboard so please use the bathroom before boarding and keep that in mind while on your cruise.
  • Guests who arrive intoxicated will not be allowed to board ship.
  • Getting overly intoxicated on the ship may force the captain to cut the tour short for safety of passengers and crew.
  • No smoking or Vaping is allowed on ship.
  • There is a $150 cleaning bill for anyone getting sick onboard the ship.
  • The boats are Bluetooth enabled for your music.
  • Dress for being on a boat and evening temperatures.
  • Just a reminder that your Captain’s gratuity is not included in your reservation price. It is customary to tip your Captain 20% if you enjoyed the service.
  • Arrive 15 to 20 minutes before your departure.
  • Parking is extremely limited in the area so we strongly suggest that ride share services be used instead of trying to find parking.
  • Boarding will be done at the Boathouse Marina. Use your confirmation number and check in with the Captain upon arrival at the Tiki boat in the slip.
  • Per Person (all ages): $70
  • Private (up to 6 guests): $360

One Free Adult Round of Golf Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Emerald Bay Golf Club

Destin Florida has long been a vacation destination known for superior golf courses, and that tradition is exemplified in the beautiful Emerald Bay Golf Club. The course includes multiple water features and views of the bay as it winds through the exclusive gated community of Emerald Bay. This prestigious golf course is definitely a must see on your trip to Destin!

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What you need to know
  • The clubhouse features a full-service golf pro shop as well as The Grille which offers a delicious menu, full bar, indoor dining and an outdoor covered porch with fireplace overlooking the 18th green.
  • One set of golf clubs per golfer – no sharing.
  • Appropriate golf attire required. Click Here for the full dress code policy.
  • 18 hole- 7am-11:59am: $139
  • 18 hole- 12pm -1:59pm: $119
  • 18 hole- 2 -Twilight: $89
  • 9-Holes anytime: $89
  • Junior (17 & Under) before noon: $69
  • Junior (17 & Under) after noon: $59

One Free Adult Parasailing Adventure Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Pelican Adventures: Parasailing

Enjoy the spectacular views of Destin as you soar to new heights. Expect breathtaking takeoffs and smooth landings right from the boat with Pelican Adventures professional captains and crew. Pelican Adventures parasail boats are Coast Guard inspected for up to 12 passengers. Ask about photo packages where Pelican Adventures shoot multiple photos of you and your group while on the boat!

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What you need to know
  • Your parasailing flight will last about 10-12 minutes from take-off to landing but you should expect your entire parasailing excursion on the boat to last 1-1.5 hours.
  • Total of 12 spots are available on each Parasailing excursion.
  • We normally fly 2 or 3 parasailers on each flight depending how many is in your party. Singles are allowed to book but will be flying with someone else on the boat unless they meet the minimum weight restriction to fly solo.
  • A max of 3 spectators can be booked per reservation.
  • Children under the age of 6, and children under 50 pounds are not permitted to fly.
  • Pregnant women are NOT permitted on board.
  • Children must be at least 3 years old and 30 pounds to ride on the boat as a spectator.
  • Children must be at least 6 years old AND 50 lbs. to parasail.
  • Guests are not allowed to consume alcohol or drugs prior to or during parasailing including while aboard the vessel.
  • You can wear whatever you feel best in on your parasailing trip. If you want to get dipped in the water then we recommend swim shorts and/or a swimsuit. But if it’s a chilly day or you just want to stay dry, feel free to wear pants, a sweater, or whatever you are most comfortable in.
  • You are welcome to bring a drink (no glass container) and a towel aboard.
  • Don’t forget your sunblock!
  • You are welcome to bring your camera and/or phone with you on the boat and in the air but this is done at your own risk. If you take your camera in the air with you, we recommend at least a wrist strap and a waterproof case if you are planning to be dipped.
  • The parasailing captain reviews the weather and surf conditions daily before any boats go out. If he determines that the weather is unsafe for parasailing then he will cancel the trip. You will be offered a chance to reschedule or a full refund will be provided if your travel plans don’t allow it. We also would encourage you to book an earlier flight as most of our inclement weather and higher winds happens in the afternoon.
  • $10.00 charge to park on site at our new location at 600 Harbor Blvd. (Pick up your parking permit at check in)
  • Free parking across the street at 106 Benning Drive. Look for the Pelican Adventures Parking sign.
  • DO NOT PARK at Sextons Seafood Market, you will be towed!
  • Budget your time accordingly for heavy traffic.
  • Please arrive at least 45 minutes prior to departure. Boarding begins 5 to 15 minutes prior to departure. Be sure to allow plenty of extra time for traffic delays and parking. The captain cannot wait for anyone past the scheduled departure time.
  • Per our insurance, all minors 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at the time of check-in to complete their waivers.
  • Print and fill out your waivers to save time at check-in:
    Adult Waiver:
    Minor Waiver:
  • Or complete the online electronic waiver.
  • Please check-in using the name on your reservation.
  • Flier (Min 6 yrs AND 50 lbs): $69
  • Spectator (Min 3 yrs AND 30 lbs): $59 

One Free Adult One Round of Golf Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Rainforest Black Light Golf & Arcade

Join Rainforest Black Light Golf & Arcade for the hottest trend in miniature golf and play a round in the indoor 18-hole Blacklight Golf Course! Escape into a world of adventure through this amazing Rainforest themed indoor Black Light miniature Golf course and arcade. This unique experience takes you into an enchanted rainforest as you play your way around tigers, gorillas, and even hidden huts!

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What you need to know
  • This family activity has varying hours of operation:
    • Mon – Thur: 11 am to 10 pm.
    • Fri – Sat: 11 am to 11 pm.
    • Sun: 12 pm to 10 pm.
  • Kids 4 and under get in for free (1 free per paid admission).
  • Dress comfortably for playing Black light golf.
  • First come first serve, no reservation need just your Xplorie Voucher.
  • Parking is available onsite.
  • Please use your emailed Xplorie voucher for admission upon arrival.
  • One round of golf (per person): $13.95
  • Child (4 and Under): Free

One Free Adult Weekday and Weekend Tee Times Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Windswept Dunes Golf Club

Windswept Dunes is truly remarkable, in the breathtaking 750-acre setting, there are no crowds, no hustle, and no bustle at all. Here, off the beaten path, it is easy to be serene and it is natural to be happy. The spacious 18-hole is a demanding 7752 yards from the championship tees, but with five additional sets of tees, offers challenge and excitement for golfers of all abilities.

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What you need to know
  • Proper golf attire required.
  • All golfers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Prices below include golf cart.
  • Driving range and large practice green are on-site.
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to check-in for your tee time.
  • Please check-in at the Pro Shop using the first and last name on your tee time reservation.
  • April 1st through November 31st
  • 18 Hole Greens Fees:
    • Peak – before 12 pm: $115
    • Twilight – after 12 pm: $105
    • Juniors (17 & under): $55 
  • 9 Hole Green Fees:  
    • All ages: $55
  • Seniors over 65 and Military Personnel are eligible for a 10% discount on Peak and Twilight 18 hole rates.

One Free Adult Round of Golf Every Day of Your Stay.

Available Year Round.

Regatta Bay

Since opening, Regatta Bay quickly established itself as one of the golf “must stops” in the Florida panhandle. Regatta Bay is a Par 72, 6,894-yard course on the shores of the Choctawhatchee Bay. Whether you are a scratch golfer looking for a challenging layout, or a weekend golfer looking for a relaxed round with manicured surroundings and breathtaking views, this is the course for you.

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What you need to know
  • The state-of-the-art Visage GPS system on golf carts.
  • Clubs can be rented at the Pro Shop.
  • Golf balls can be purchased at the Pro Shop.
  • The clubhouse has a full-service restaurant.
  • On-course circulating beverage carts.
  • Mango-scented iced towels.
  • Appropriate golf attire is required.
  • Tee times must be booked after 7:30 AM.

January 1  – March 11

  • Before noon: $159
  • After noon: $105

March 12 – November 4

  • Before noon: $249
  • After noon: $149

November 5 – December 31

  • Before noon: $159
  • After noon: $105

Aerification Rates

  • May 4 – 16 Before noon: $115
  • May 4 – 16 After noon: $85
  • August 17 – 29 Before noon: $115
  • August 17 – 29 After noon: $85