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Unpretentiously beautiful and touched with southern charm, the Emerald Coast is famous for dazzling, sugar-white sands and brilliant green waters.
This slice of Florida's upper Gulf coast offers an easy pace and a gentle hospitality that is as refreshing as its balmy sea breezes.
These lovely shores are home to a wide variety of entertainment and recreation. The area is home to several museums and Gulfarium, a park featuring marine life exhibits and performances. Shopping and dining are a unique experiences in historic downtown Fort Walton. For the more adventurous, outdoor activities abound. The 100 Fathom Curve draws closer to the area than to any other spot on the Gulf, providing exceptional diving, snorkeling and shelling. Saltwater fishing here is internationally recognized, known at the "Billfish Capital of the World." Whether looking for a day of watersports and sun tanning or a cozy dinner served with southern hospitality, there is a little bit of something for everyone in Fort Walton Beach.
Photo courtesy of Emerald Coast Tourist Development Council