With 26 miles of stunning sugar-white sand beaches and 16 unique coastal neighborhoods, each with its own charm and personality, South Walton offers endless opportunities for visitors to find their perfect beach.
Are you daydreaming about the next time you can sink your toes into the sugar-white sand? We are, too. Until then, explore South Walton, Florida at www.VisitSouthWalton.com.
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Located on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, South Walton is continually recognized as a premier destination. Getting here is a breeze with two nearby airports – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) and Destin-Fort Walton Beach (VPS) – just a short drive away. In South Walton, luxury accommodations, outdoor adventure, eclectic shops, unique art galleries and award-winning dining are part of the distinctive character and relaxing atmosphere.
Unique outdoor activities are abundant, with four state parks, a 15,000-acre state forest, 15 rare coastal dune lakes and the Gulf of Mexico. Beyond traditional sunning and swimming, adventurous travelers will enjoy stand-up paddleboarding and kayaking or fishing on the Gulf.
More than 200 miles of trails invite nature lovers to observe rare birds while hiking or biking through state parks and forests. The 19-mile Timpoochee Trail beckons runners and bicyclists past New Urbanist neighborhoods and panoramic views of stunning scenic beauty. Challenge yourself on the tennis court or tee off on a championship golf course.
Is shopping your passion? Browse an eclectic mix of chic and sophisticated boutiques and galleries or indulge in some retail therapy at one of the nation’s largest designer outlets. Foodies will relish the fusion of flavors created by award-winning chefs showcasing fresh-from-the-Gulf seafood and locally sourced ingredients. As the sun makes its spectacular evening splash into the ocean, enjoy live music and dancing at one of the local hot spots.
An upscale, yet casual place to unwind, South Walton is the ideal place to rejuvenate, build lasting memories and find your perfect beach.