From peddling around town to stand up paddleboarding and sandcastle contests, South Walton is a great spot for families in search of sun and sand. To take the stress out of vacation planning, use this ready-to-go vacation guide to South Walton put together by locals who know the destination best. You’ll strike the perfect balance between downtime and “go” time too.
Here’s a sample itinerary of one of the days:
9:00am: Sleep in, you’re on vacation! Then whip up a quick and sustaining breakfast like a yogurt parfait or oatmeal before heading out to explore.
10:00am: Head to Grayton Beach, a laid back beach town, for some stand up paddleboarding. With Yolo Board right there, you can rent boards and head straight to the coastal dune lake that leads out into the ocean.
12:30pm: You’re sure to have worked up an appetite by now, and The Red Bar in Grayton Beach is the perfect spot for a tasty lunch. Insider Tip: You can’t go wrong with their Grilled Fish Sandwich.
1:30pm: Don’t be in a hurry to leave Grayton. Right behind The Red Bar, there’s an entrance to a coastal dune lake. Use the opportunity to snap some great photos of your family and friends.
6:00pm: On your way back to your rental, swing by Buddy’s Seafood Market for some local grouper and be the chef for the night. Insider Tip: The local chefs recommend cooking with butter, lemon, and capers for mouthwatering goodness.
8:00pm: Have a family movie night in the living room! Indulge in your favorite candy and salty snacks, and snuggle up with a cheesy romance, spooky thriller, or sci-fi galaxy flick.