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Pensacola

Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle. It is the county seat and only incorporated city of Escambia County, Florida, United States. At the 2020 census, the population was 54,312. It is the principal city of the Pensacola metropolitan area, which had 509,905 residents in 2020.

Activities Near Pensacola

  • Pensacola Beach Jet Ski Dolphin Tour

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    Explore all around the Gulf Islands National Seashore on your very own jet ski and experience this unique Pensacola adventure with up-close views of wild dolphins. Let the professional tour guides at Laguna’s Watersports lead you through local waterways and the most popular dolphin hangouts. Along this journey, you’ll navigate the glistening emerald water of the Pensacola Sound, Pensacola Bay, and Pensacola Pass. Book your adventure today!
  • Scenic Dolphin Cruise and Tour of Pensacola Bay

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    Join in on this Scenic Dolphin Cruise and Tour of Pensacola Bay and enjoy sailing away on the Jolly Dolphin. You will cover 20 miles roundtrip as you set out to explore the beautiful sights around you. Watch for dolphins and other marine life as you pass by iconic Pensacola Beach landmarks. Set sail today and experience breathtaking views of the Bay and Gulf of Mexico with this shared or private tour. Don’t miss your opportunity to get up close and personal with one of nature’s most majestic animals, the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin. Book today!
  • Navarre Beach Private Sunset Tour

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    End the day with a Navarre Beach Private Sunset Tour! Cruise on a 2022 Sea-Doo Switch Pontoon as you explore the scenic beauty of Santa Rosa Sound and the Choctawhatchee Bay. Stop at the uninhabited islands full of pristine white sand and clear water, creating the perfect oasis for water fun and relaxation. As the sun sets beyond the horizon, keep an out for playful dolphins and wildlife that call this place its home. This journey is all about enjoying the beauty of nature while having an unforgettable time with friends and loved ones. Book your private sunset tour today!
  • Pensacola Beach Morning Dolphin Cruise

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    Join in on the best cruising experience around with this Pensacola Beach Morning Dolphin Cruise. See Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast as you cruise aboard Miss Sabine, a double-decker, open-aired, covered catamaran, and spot dolphins, birds, and other marine life. Admire the beauty of the pristine waters off Pensacola’s beautiful coast and along the protected Gulf Islands National Seashore. Your guided cruise sets sail soon. Book your spot today!
  • Sunset Dolphin Cruise

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    Relax and watch a gorgeous Gulf Coast sunset on this Sunset Dolphin Cruise. Protected by the barrier island of Santa Rosa and connected to the Gulf of Mexico, the biggest sea port in the city is Pensacola Bay. This system includes Escambia Bay, Pensacola Bay, Blackwater Bay, East Bay, the Santa Rosa Sound, and four rivers. The largest estuarine system in Florida, this area is home to hundreds of different types of animals – from sea life like dolphins and other mammals to birds and more! Take advantage of outside decks for dolphin and sunset viewing. Whatever you choose, you will enjoy your cruise with Captain Buddy. Book today!
  • Daytime Dolphin Cruise

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    Step on to Captain Buddy’s pontoon boat and get ready to watch wild dolphins jumping and surfing behind and around the vessel! Protected by the barrier island of Santa Rosa and connected to the Gulf of Mexico, the biggest sea port in the city is Pensacola Bay. This system includes Escambia Bay, Pensacola Bay, Blackwater Bay, East Bay, the Santa Rosa Sound, and four rivers. The largest estuarine system in Florida, this area is home to hundreds of different types of animals – from sea life like dolphins and other mammals to birds and more! Take advantage of outside decks for some dolphin-viewing and sightseeing. Whatever you choose, you will enjoy your cruise with Captain Buddy. Book today!
  • 3 Hour Pensacola Beach Tiki Cruise

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    Are you and the crew looking for something off the beaten path to do while in Pensacola Beach? If so, then look no further than this 3 Hour Pensacola Beach Tiki Cruise. Enjoy Little Sabine Bay, as well as the bars on east end. Take a few hours with 5 of your closest mates, grab your drinks of choice and get ready to anchor in the heart of Pensacola Beach. Tan, swim, explore, and see some of the protected wildlife featured in the area. Beautiful, entertaining, and one of a kind, don’t miss out, book your 3 Hour Pensacola Beach Tiki Cruise today!
  • Navarre Beach Surf Lessons

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    Have you been looking for another way to get out on the water? If so, then this is an excellent way to enjoy your day in the Gulf of Mexico. Your knowledgable instructor will introduce you to the wonderful world of surfing as you begin with a bit of yoga and stretching. Learn all about water safety and surf etiquette. You will be duck diving down under the waves and learning how to log roll and nose dive in no time. Experience the excitement of waiting on your board for that perfect wave and then popping up like a pro. Don’t wait until next summer, take a surf lesson today!!
  • Pensacola Beach Jet Ski Rental

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    Zip around the glistening water of Pensacola Sound on a fast and agile jet ski with this Pensacola Beach Jet Ski Rental! Enjoy a short no-wake zone, meaning you can zoom through the waves sooner for more action-packer fun! Blast through the water and take in all the sights and sounds of the intercoastal waterway. Book your jet ski today!
  • Pensacola Beach Surf Lessons

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    Have you been looking for another way to get out on the water? If so, then Emerald Coast Surf Lessons is an excellent way to enjoy your day in the Gulf of Mexico. Your knowledgable instructor will introduce you to the wonderful world of surfing as you begin with a bit of yoga and stretching. Learn all about water safety and surf etiquette. You will be duck diving down under the waves and learning how to log roll and nose dive in no time. Experience the excitement of waiting on your board for that perfect wave and then popping up like a pro. Don’t wait until next summer, take a surf lesson today!!
  • Pensacola Beach Daytime Dolphin Cruise

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    Join in on the best cruising experience with this Pensacola Beach Daytime Dolphin Cruise. See Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast as you cruise aboard a 63′ open-air, covered catamaran – the Portofino I – and spy dolphin, birds, and the other marine life. Admire the beauty of the pristine waters off Pensacola’s beautiful coast, along the protected Gulf Islands National Seashore. Your guided cruise sets sail soon. Book your spot today!
  • Glow Daytime Glass Paddle – Margaritaville Pensacola Beach

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    This Daytime Glass Paddle tour at Margaritaville Pensacola Beach is an absolute must for nature enthusiasts and thrill-seekers alike. As you step into the innovative clear bottom kayaks, you’ll be amazed by the crystal-clear view that lies beneath you. The transparent hulls allow you to witness the vibrant marine life as you glide gracefully across the pristine waters. With every stroke of your paddle, you’ll feel connected to the aquatic world beneath you, creating an immersive experience like no other. Book your clear kayak online today and secure your spot for this extraordinary journey!
  • Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center

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    Come learn about sea turtles, native species of the Emerald Coast as well as non-native species, through hand-on experiences and interactive educational displays. Through the doors of the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center, guests enter the main pool exhibit featuring a 15,000-gallon saltwater pool, home to Sweet Pea, a non-releasable green sea turtle, and Ambassador-in-Residence of the NBSTCC. For many guests, Sweet Pea is the first sea turtle they have seen, and her story tells of the dangers and promise that human choices have on this imperiled species. NBSTCC is a federally recognized 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Their mission is “Giving sea turtles more tomorrows through conservation, education, and research.”
  • 2 Hour Pensacola Bay Sunset Cruise

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    End your day in a beautiful way with this Pensacola Bay Sunset Cruise! Relax with family and friends as you cruise atop the water anticipating the sky’s stunning spectacle at sunset. Admire the natural beauty of the area as you keep an eye out for wildlife such as sting rays and dolphin swimming beneath the waves. Witness the sky explode in an array of colors as the sun dips below the horizon. There is no place like the water to experience the wonders of a sunset, so book your Pensacola Bay experience today!
  • Pensacola Beach Parasailing Adventure

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    A must-have on your next visit to the beach! Soar sky-high over the gorgeous waters of Pensacola Beach on an exciting Parasailing Adventure with up to three people at once. Get a bird’s eye view of the city, the mesmerizing water, sea turtles, dolphins, and so much more. Go above and beyond and book your parasailing adventure today!