Even if you're the most impulsive traveler, it's still a good idea to learn a few basic things about Fort Walton Beach before you take off. Take a look at it on your map, figure out the activities on offer and let the good times roll!
This city lies 140 miles (225 kilometers) to the west of Tallahassee, the state capital of Florida, and about 8 miles (13 kilometers) southwest of Valparaiso.
Around 20,000 people live in this corner of Fort Walton Beach - Destin, so you'll have plenty of opportunities to meet the locals.
Get the lowest price on your getaway to Fort Walton Beach by bundling your flight and accommodation bookings. You can also pick from upwards of 400 airline partners and 665,000 properties.
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With 423 fabulous properties in Fort Walton Beach, your options are many and varied. But don't dilly-dally. The sooner you book, the sooner you can start counting down the days until your adventure!
When you're planning your upcoming Fort Walton Beach getaway, keep in mind that the closest terminal, Northwest Florida Regional Airport (VPS), is approximately 7 miles (11 kilometers) northeast of the central area. Book your ticket, pack your bags and get ready to do some exploring!
Thinking about taking a road trip during your stay in Fort Walton Beach? A rental car will surely be handy here. Check out the variety of options on Travelocity, take your pick and get ready to cruise down the highway!
As soon as you touch down, you'll be able to pick up a car from Northwest Florida Regional Airport. Budget and Enterprise are just a short walk from the arrivals hall. Also consider Dollar Rent A Car and Avis.
Why not collect a rental vehicle from the city's heart? You'll find Enterprise located at 99 Eglin Parkway Ne #26.
You wouldn't want to stay in this bustling city without exploring some of its notable attractions. Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park should be at the very top of your vacation itinerary.
At Emerald Coast Science Center, the exciting world of science is translated to everyday life.
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For an adventure that digs up the past, find your way to Indian Temple Mound Museum, where you'll witness the results of an archaeological dig.
And that's not all there is.
If you need a conference venue that offers high-standard services, you should consider Emerald Coast Convention Center. There are also a number of cafes and restaurants in the vicinity.
Only 35 miles (56 kilometers) away from Fort Walton Beach is Pensacola. This area gives access to the unmissable attraction, Pensacola Civic Center. Historic Pensacola Village is another worthy sight. If you've got the time, we recommend getting to both.
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