Visit South Walton
Located in Northwest Florida, South Walton is continually recognized as a premier beach vacation destination that boasts 26 miles of sugar-white sand, turquoise water and 16 unique beach neighborhoods, each with its own personality and style. In South Walton, luxury accommodations, outdoor adventure, eclectic shops, art galleries and award-winning restaurants are part of the distinctive character and relaxing atmosphere.Outdoor activities are abundant, with four state parks, a 15,000-acre state forest, 15 rare coastal dune lakes and easy access to the Gulf of Mexico. Beyond traditional sunning and swimming, adventurous travelers will enjoy stand-up paddleboarding and kayaking, or fishing on the Gulf of Mexico or Choctawhatchee Bay.More than 200 miles of trails invite nature lovers to observe rare birds while hiking through state parks and forests. The 19-mile Timpoochee Trail leads runners and bicyclists past New Urbanist neighborhoods and offers panoramic views of stunning scenic beauty. You can challenge yourself on the tennis court or tee off on a championship golf course, but if shopping is your passion take time to browse the area’s eclectic mix of chic and sophisticated boutiques. 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 sea, the beach offers a front-row seat to the greatest show in town.An upscale, yet casual place to unwind, South Walton is the ideal place to rejuvenate, create lasting memories and find your perfect beach.