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The Best Summer Activities & Attractions of Perdido Key, FL

Connected by bridge to Pensacola, FL on the east and Orange Beach, AL on the west, Perdido Key is a scenic barrier island offering nearly 16 miles of breathtaking waterfront along the Gulf of Mexico and the Intracoastal Waterway. Ideal for boaters, beach-goers, and outdoor enthusiasts alike, Perdido Key truly is a vacationer’s paradise. Here are the six best activities to enjoy on your summer visit to the island.

Bask in the Sun at the Best Beach in Florida: Gulf Islands National Seashore
Voted the 2015 Best Beach in Florida by USA Today, the Gulf Islands National Seashore offers miles of breathtakingly beautiful white-sand beaches, in addition to numerous other amenities. Trek scenic nature trails through natural preserves, head out for a bike ride, or launch your boat into the Intracoastal.

Explore Big Lagoon State Recreation Area
Escape to the great outdoors in one of Florida’s most beautiful parks and natural habitats! Enjoy camping, fishing, picnicking, boating, hiking, biking, or strolling along the boardwalk, or visit the amphitheater to catch a local event.

Find a Private Beach Experience at Johnson Beach
Looking for a quieter retreat? Head out to the far eastern end of the island to bask in the solitude of Johnson Beach National Seashore. Featuring docks equipped with showers, pavilions, and bathrooms, Johnson Beach is the perfect blend of seclusion and convenience.

The a Boat Out on the Intracoastal
Not for nothing is Perdido Key renowned as a boater’s paradise! Launch a boat, rent a boat, charter a fishing excursion, paddle, kayak, and more; Perdido Key offers nearly endless ways to enjoy life on the water.

Perfect Your Game at Lost Key Golf Club
Stunning views of rolling green fairways, lush landscaping, and crystal clear skies set the scene for the first Audubon International Silver Signature Sanctuary certified golf course in Florida! Preservation of the natural landscape means the natural beauty of the land remains untouched, while amenities include a signature-designed championship course and a clubhouse with a restaurant, bar, lounge, and pro shop.

Enjoy Shopping, Dining & Nightlife
It’s mostly about outdoor living on Perdido Key… but it’s not ALL about outdoor living. Head to the Villagio Plaza to find all the shopping and dining you need, from grocery and convenience to local shops and restaurants. And don’t miss out on a little nightlife at local joints like The Jellyfish Bar, The Crab Trap, Perdido Key Oyster Bar, or Flora-Bama, where you can even find live music.

Escape to Vacation Living at Perdido Key
Ready to come live the vacation lifestyle any time of year? Then it’s time to buy a home in Perdido Key! Come explore the area, browse homes for sale in Perdido Key, and contact me to get started finding your dream vacation home in the heart of paradise.