The Island

Beaches. Shopping. Adventure. Explore Fort Walton Beach and Destin.

Begin your next adventure. The white sand beaches of Destin and Fort Walton Beach tempt you to relax and build that sand castle with the kids. Journey beyond The Island and explore local dining, shopping, festivals, and attractions.

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GULFARIUM MARINE ADVENTURE PARK

Dive into America's second oldest marine park and explore the 14 marine exhibits, including Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, California sea lions, Peruvian penguins, and Ridley turtles.

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OKALOOSA ISLAND FISHING PIER

This is the place for a great catch. Find everything you need, including snacks, bait, tackle, and pole rentals. No fishing license required.

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INDIAN TEMPLE MOUND AND MUSEUM

Learn about the largest Indian mound known to exist near salt water. The museum features a 6,000-piece collection of artifacts, following 10,000 years of history.

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U.S. AIR FORCE ARMAMENT MUSEUM

View reconnaissance, fighter, and bomber planes from WWII, Korea, Vietnam, and the Persian Gulf. Experience a cockpit simulator and view weapons, war films, and photography.

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CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF COURSES


The Pines Course offers 18 challenging holes through an upland pine forest. The Oaks Course features 18 holes of narrow, oak-lined fairways and water hazards.
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