Located in the always fun Florida, Panama City Beach is the destination you want to go if you like great weather, beautiful beaches, excellent Panama City Beach vacation rental alternatives and water sports. It is a popular Spring Break destination that not only offers tons of outdoor activities but an incredible nightlife and a great assortment of restaurants to choose from. Regardless if your plans are to party hard or rest hard, you will not have a problem finding the right accommodation and activity for you, your friends, loved one or family in Panama City Beach.
Things to Do in Panama City Beach
There is no doubt that Panama City Beach can be what you want it to be. If you want to party then options are unlimited, if you want to rest, then a relaxing day at your beachfront Panama City Beach accommodation is always an option. Besides these two alternatives, here are some of the most popular Panama City Beach attractions:
Adventures at Sea: Located in 5711 North Lagoon Drive, this vacation attraction is ideal if you are traveling with your family and kids. It is never closed and offers guests such activities as parasailing, jet skiing, waverunner rides, boat rentals, banana boat rides and swimming with dolphins; kids’ favorite.
St. Andrews State Park: Perfect for those who like adventures, the St. Andrews State Park is located along the shores of the Gulf of Mexico and at Panama City Beach’s east end; and offers guests great camping opportunities. If you are looking for a primitive camping site, ask for the one that faces both the Lagoon and the Bay.
Gulf World Marine Park: This fun park has been one of the city’s landmarks since 1969. Kids will enjoy the park’s main five shows and the many exhibits featuring all dins of marine life. Don’t miss SplashMagic, a nighttime laser show, or the Tropical Gardens where you can see flamingos, iguanas and much more. There is also a Swim-with-Dolphins program for those interested.
Shopping: If your definition of vacation is never complete without shopping, then staying at a Panama City Beach vacation home will not disappoint you. The city offers everything from Antique shops to find a unique souvenir, numerous galleries for those interested in art pieces, a great variety of apparel and swimsuit shops to find your new and exciting swimsuit, or specialty shops. If you want the regular shopping experience then you can head to one of the city’s shopping centers which include the Panama City Mall, the Pier Park, Shoppes at Edgewater and Silver Sand Factory Stores.