Panama City Beach, Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach is actually part of Panama City Beach, a separate municipality from the older, more inland Panama City municipality. The beach area is a popular spring break destination, with hundreds of thousands of visitors--most of them college students--flocking here. However, you can appreciate the white sand beaches, clear waters, and the atmosphere of the town any time of year. While there, check out the city's two shopping centers--Pier Park is the closest to the beach. Plan a Panama City Beach trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • We had a perfect vacation here and will be back for years to come . The beach was clean and gorgeous The options for food fun and lodging was unbeatable and despite the town trying to rebuild after th...  more »
  • I recently (4/10/19 - 4/14/19) spent some time on Panama City Beach. The beach, along with everything in the area, was really beat up during the last hurricane (10/18). There are areas where the sand ...  more »
  • This beautiful community is still trying to recover from the damage sustained from the force of Hurricane Michael :-( There are plenty of stores and restaurants that have rebuilt and are open for busi...  more »
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