Ft Walton Beach Florida. This Florida beach vacation spot, is one of those places that after your first visit, you know you'll be back again!
There's something that is beyond serene and peaceful, when you step onto the the pure white sand of the beaches and look out into the clear waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
The beauty of this Florida beach is absolutely striking with the blending of the blue sky against the emerald green waters and the glorious white sandy beaches!
Absolutely, picture perfect!
This area is well suited for family vacations in Florida, as well as an ideal getaway destination for a romantic holiday!
Location and Weather
Fort Walton Beach Fl is located along the Panhandle of Florida. It's directly off US98, near Destin and Okaloosa Island.
The weather in Fort Walton Beach, is hot in the summer,with the spring and fall weather, being absolutely perfect! Winter temperatures might get down in the 60's, but the air manages to retain that wonderful tropical feel!
Fun Attractions and Things to Do
This beach is laid-back and fairly quiet. A good day would be spent under a cabana right on the beach, right outside the door of your hotel or vacation rental!
There is plenty to do in the area, and many .
This beach in Florida really does have it all, for a relaxing and affordable vacation.
One of the must-see spots in the area, is the Gulfarium. Stop by to see all sorts of Gulf of Mexico sea creatures and catch the shows. You can see sharks, dolphins, seals and all sorts of aquariums filled with the smaller sea creatures, native to the area.
Ft Walton Beach is a also great spot for fishing! There's a casino as well as several places to play miniature golf, ride go-carts, or just take a stroll through the shops and cafes on the boardwalk!
Check out the Air Force Armament Museum, Camp Walton School House, Emerald Coast Science Center, Heritage Park & Cultural Center and the Indian Temple Mound Museum.
Memorable family vacations in Florida, begin with top-notch accommodations!
Ft Walton Beach Florida offers a full range of choices from to high end condos right on the beach, and all price ranges in between. And don't think you will have to pay top dollar to stay right on the beach.
There are package deals that will accommodate just about every budget from affording the least expensive to high end luxury.
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Whatever type of food you like to eat, you'll be sure to find it in Fort Walton Beach or nearby Destin.
They have everything from the popular spots like Olive Garden and Red Lobster to the dining spots that are unique to the area like the Cafe Italia, Magnolia Grill, Staff Restaurant, and Yamato.
Destin and Okaloosa Island have even more dining spots to choose from. Be sure to try some of the special Gulf seafood, for a local flavor.
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For fun nightlife spots, check out Barlety's Lounge & Nightclub, Classic Cue Billiard, Coasters, El Vila's, Starcade Billiard, the Block and The Paper Moon.