There are so many ways to explore the beautiful coast of Destin. While the soft sands and beautiful waters may steal the show here, we recommend that you and your family book one of the Emerald Coast boat tours in the area to explore Crab Island, local marine life, and more!
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Discover These 10 Amazing Boat Tours on the Emerald Coast
AJ’s Water Adventures
AJ’s Water Adventures offers some of the best boat tours on the Emerald Coast. They offer a selection of cruises and tours ranging from snorkeling trips to dolphin excursions near Destin, FL.
Take a trip across the crystal-clear waters off Destin with SunVenture Cruises. This local guide company offers everything from Crab Island shuttles to fireworks cruises!
Destin Dolphin Cruise
If you want to experience close encounters with dolphins, then book a tour with Dolphin Cruises. Local guides provide a fantastic experience that you can’t beat in Destin.
Southern Star offers various cruises ranging from private charters to dolphin eco–tours. They even have a sunset dolphin tour that is sensational.
Crab Island Shuttle Boat & Adventure Tour
Get a different look at the water with the glass bottom boats in the Crab Island Shuttle Boat & Adventure Tour fleet. It’s a great way to travel from the shore to the fun sand bar of Crab Island.
Olin Marler’s Charter Boats
From charter fishing to dolphin cruises, Olin Marler’s Charter Boats offers some of the best boat tours on the Emerald Coast.
Buccaneer Pirate Cruise
Calling all pirates! The Buccaneer Pirate Cruise is a fantastic way to enjoy some time out on the water with your entire family, especially if you have little ones.
Smile-n-Wave Sailing Adventures
Smile-n–Wave Sailing Adventures offers fun swim and snorkel trips, sunset sails, and fireworks tours. It’s the perfect way to enjoy a leisurely cruise while soaking in the beautiful sights of the Emerald Coast.
Cruisin’ Tikis Destin
Mix it up with a boat trip around Crab Island or Destin Harbor with Cruisin’ Tikis. These floating tiki bars offer a fun way to experience some time on the water.
Captain Jimbo’s Parasailing and Sailing Tours
Captain Jimbo’s provides an array of Emerald Coast boat tours that you and your family will love. Whether you want to go parasailing or enjoy a small group cruise, they have it all!
Your Destin Vacation Awaits
Head back to your Harmony Beach Vacations rental after a day of exploring the Emerald Coast by boat. Our selection of condos and homes in Destin and 30A offers guests excellent amenities, convenient locations, and customer service that is second to none. So, are you ready to hit the Emerald Coast and create a new family tradition?
Start planning your trip by booking one of our properties. We look forward to welcoming you to the Harmony Beach Vacations family.