Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Try a Destin Cruise


Many Destin vacation rentals have beautiful views of the Gulf Coast, but why not take a closer look with one of the many cruises available? One of the most popular is the Destin DolphinCruise. The excursion takes places aboard the Southern Star, an 80-foot glass bottom boat. The 2-hour cruise begins with a guided tour of Destin Harbor. After leaving the Harbor you have the opportunity to feed the seabirds and enjoy the native wildlife. Relax on the tranquil waters of the Gulf of Mexico as the boat eases into the East Pass, where the Bottlenose Dolphins swims and play.

You can also add to the romance of your Destin vacation with an enchanting sunset cruise. This tour sets out an hour and a half before sunset so you can appreciate the points of interest throughout Destin Harbor. Relax with your favorite drink in hand while you cruise to Crab Island, then watch as the superb sunset sets the emerald water aglow while dolphins surf the waves.

SunQuest Cruises offer a delicious fine-dining dinner cruise aboard a luxury yacht. Their delectable menu offers succulent fresh seafood and prime beef as well as a selection of decadent desserts. Indulge in a tropical cocktail from their full service bar while you cruise the bay along the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.

If you are looking for a seashell and snorkeling adventure, Destin’sSeashell and Snorkel cruise is one of the area’s newest attractions. This is a leisurely cruise in calm waters that departs from HarborWalk Village in downtown Destin. Relax in the comfort of a shaded pontoon of take a dip in the crystal waters.

Whichever cruise you choose, whether you’re savoring the sunset, you’re smitten by the playful dolphins, or you’re relishing a sumptuous meal, your Destin vacation will be one you won’t forget.