Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach

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Remote areas with sugary sand make Okaloosa Island popular with beach connoisseurs looking for an alternative to Destin. Along with quiet lodging, the island offers fine dining on a boardwalk with ocean views. The beach near the welcome center offers umbrella and chair rentals. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Okaloosa Island by using our Fort Walton Beach road trip planning site .
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  • This is a beautiful place to travel. We love going in Sept March April May. We went to flea markets shopped the sales and loved the scenery.  more »
  • This island is about a 10 minute drive from Destin but is very quiet and not so crowded. Same white sand and beautiful water. They have a small pier but you need to pay to go in it so we skipped that....  more »
  • We had a great time here. Okaloosa island Is not what we thought it would be there are lots of restaurants shops it's like its own town  more »

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