Known as Florida’s Playground, it is clear fun is waiting in Navarre! There are over 12 miles of beautiful white sandy beaches on the Gulf of Mexico that flaunt beautiful emerald waters. While the town is good for chilling out, others can also enjoy being active, with water sports, boating, walking trails, and fishing all readily available. Navarre has a diverse food scene with everything from budget and laidback eateries to fine dining; remember eating is guilt-free on vacation!
Navarre is a pristine beach and is one of the best for unwinding as it feels like paradise, just do not be alarmed if someone recognizes it from Jaws 2.Tourists can also visit the longest fishing pier on the Gulf of Mexico, and fishermen may be lucky and catch some Red Snapper, King Mackerel, or Mahi Mahi. To admire colorful butterflies go to the Panhandle Butterfly House and learn more about them. Wildlife enthusiasts can also visit the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center and the Navarre Beach Marine Sanctuary.
Navarre is popular during the summer months with hot temperatures and good weather, but, visitors can also enjoy a pleasant atmosphere in spring, with cheaper accommodations.
If you are looking for a relaxing vibe and beautiful ocean views, look no further than Navarre. Located on the mainland of the Florida Panhandle, just east of Pensacola Beach, the town also extends onto a barrier island -- the Navarre Beach Marina Park. Traveling to Navarre couldn’t be easier, simply drive along the Navarre Beach Causeway. The white sand and emerald waters are typical of a Gulf Coast beaches, and there are a range of attractions and things to do, many of which have a focus on the beautiful nature surroundings.
The town calls visitors from all over the world with its 12 miles of stunning shoreline, offering the perfect backdrop for Navarre vacation rentals. The beaches are so pristine in fact, they have been named the best beach in the nation year after year, making the Gulf Islands National Seashore a very attractive place to visit. The Navarre Beach Marine Park, just to the west of Santa Rosa Island, has some of the most gorgeous sandy swathes in all of Florida. The Santa Rosa Sound is the ultimate place to explore the Emerald Coast, and is the ocean inlet that connects Pensacola Bay and Choctatchee Bay. While less touristy that Navarre, it is still a beautiful, family-friendly area, and great for a day trip from your vacation home.
Visitors to the town can bronze on the sand, swim in the crystal clear waters, enjoy lunch in a beachside café or cycle along the scenic cycle path. Guests to the beach are warmly invited to bring sports equipment and food and drink with them. Beach houses line the coastline, many of which will allow you to witness breathtaking sunsets from the comfort of your own place.
One of the town’s biggest attractions here is the Gulf Breeze Zoo, a hotspot for locals and tourists, children and adults. Just a 10-minute drive from Navarre FL, the zoo is very well maintained and despite its smaller size, still has a wide variety of animals including reptiles, big cats, gorillas, hippos, and many others. The Panhandle Butterfly House is also a great day trip for animal-lovers. Native species of Florida butterfly soar in the skies above you as you walk through the open exhibit. You’ll also likely spot some caterpillars hiding amongst the leaves. Navarra Beach’s closest neighbour is the island of Okaloosa, home to the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park. Seeing as much of the park is covered, it is perfect for a rainy day activity. You can watch fun-filled shows by excited dolphins or watch the majestic sea lions lazing on the rocks.
While the town is filled with amusements to entertain visitors, Navarre is also a place where nature should be enjoyed at its finest. Its warm waters beg to be explored by boat or kayak, or there is a scenic drive along the seashore. If hiking is more your thing, head to the Naval Live Oaks Reservation for miles of scenic trails. Nearby towns are also worth exploring, including Fort Walton Beach.
Navarre vacation rentals are varied, with something to suit all budgets and tastes. If you are traveling with a family, a private house rental might be the best option. Coming with a shared living space and full kitchen, they make for an ideal home away from home. Rentals in Navarre can be found both by the coast or further into the town, or alternatively opt for one of the many hotels or bed and breakfasts around Marathon.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Navarre. The warmest months in Navarre are June and May, when temperatures reach 94 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Navarre is June with 16.93 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.3 inches of rain.
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