9 days in Gulf Shores, Destin & Panama City Beach Itinerary

9 days in Gulf Shores, Destin & Panama City Beach Itinerary

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9 days in Gulf Shores, Destin & Panama City Beach Itinerary

Start: Conroe
Drive:  8​h 30​min
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Gulf Shores
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Sandestin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Panama City Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  10​h
End: Conroe

2
nights
Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gulf Shores Public Beach as well as Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stroll through Gulf Shores Public Beach. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a leisurely stroll along Gulf State Park Fishing Pier, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo.

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Conroe to Gulf Shores is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. June in Gulf Shores sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sandestin.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Orange Beach
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo ©
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

3
nights
Sandestin

Sandestin ©
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is a 2400acre destination resort in Miramar Beach, Florida, United States, on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast. We've included these beaches for you: Seaside Beach and Blue Mountain Beach. Get in touch with nature at Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge and Fishing Charters & Tours. Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park and view the masterpieces at Fusion Art Glass Gallery.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sandestin day trip planning website .

You can drive from Gulf Shores to Sandestin in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in June, and nighttime lows around 76°F. On the 26th (Wed), you'll travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Sandestin

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Seaside, Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park, Blue Mountain Beach, Fishing Charters & Tours, Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge
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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge ©
Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park ©
Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park
Blue Mountain Beach ©
Blue Mountain Beach

2
nights
Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
On the 27th (Thu), learn about winemaking at Panama City Beach Winery, fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, and then have some family-friendly fun at Kartona The Electric Speedway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Carillon Beach, then identify plant and animal life at Bear Creek Feline Center, and then take in the exciting artwork at Paul Brent Gallery.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Panama City Beach journey planner.

You can drive from Sandestin to Panama City Beach in an hour. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In June in Panama City Beach, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 72°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Panama City
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Panama City Beach Winery ©
Panama City Beach Winery
Bear Creek Feline Center ©
Bear Creek Feline Center
Swim with Dolphins

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