12 Best Florida Panhandle Beaches for Families

The Florida panhandle is an often overlooked area when considering family vacations. It is far away from all of the usual Florida attractions.

However, these beautiful, quaint beaches can be excellent places to visit while on vacation in the Florida panhandle.

Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach is one of the more popular beaches on the Gulf Coast, known well to the locals. The 27-mile stretch of beach is well kept and full of soft white sugar sand. 

Pensacola Beach

Pensacola is a nice beach town full of a nice mixture of quiet areas and livelier areas, meaning there’s something for everyone in any mood.

Henderson Beach State Park

This beach has the perfect Floridian vibes. Henderson Beach is 6000 feet of shoreline along the Emerald Coast.

Johnson Beach

This beach is located on Perdido Key and offers both bay and gulf waters. It is a wonderful place to see dolphins and bird watch.

St. Andrews State Park

This state park boasts five distinct ecological landscapes. It is a mile and a half of beach with a playground and other activities within the park.

Seagrove Beach

This beach is like a time capsule tucked away and surrounded by pine and magnolia trees.

Fort Walton Beach

Fort Walton Beach has pristine sands and ocean views. The water is so clear it is a great place to snorkel.

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