Gator Beach

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  • Address: 20001 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541, United States
  • Timings: 11:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8508374781
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Observatory, Educational Site, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Observation Deck, Exhibition

Get a chance to see over 80 alligators and learn about them through educational shows at the Gator Beach. Visitors can feed the alligators using cane pole – proceeds are used for wildlife preservation programs. Visitors also get a chance to see Albino Alligator - one of the rare breeds of alligator! One of the fun things to so if travelling with kids! 

  • Pay a visit around lunch time to get a chance to feed the alligators.

  • Get a chance to feed the alligators for a 3 USD fee.

  • Greyhound Bus station

  • Fudpucker's Beachside Bar & Grill
  • Fat Daddy's Pizza-Destin
  • Jasmine Thai Restaurant
  • Ruth's Chris Steak House (reservation required)
  • Jim 'n Nick's Bar-B-Q
  • Hooters

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  • Gator Beach Address: 20001 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541, United States
  • Gator Beach Contact Number: +1-8508374781
  • Gator Beach Timing: 11:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Gator Beach Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Gator Beach(preferred time): 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Gator Beach: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 75.69% of people who visit Destin include Gator Beach in their plan

  • 39.64% of people start their Gator Beach visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Gator Beach

Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday

66.36% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Gator Beach

People normally club together Henderson Beach State Park and Destin Commons while planning their visit to Gator Beach.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Loved this place it was to cool! My daughter loved seeing all the gators! You could feed some with a fishing pole too! Cool things to see

  • Great place to spend some interesting time with family and friends. They have lots of baby gators and even an albino gator as well. We haven't had a chance to try their cafe, but kids had fun at their small playground area and attached arcade area. We will be going back there again to try their cafe and bar.

  • Really neat place. Wasn't huge but it was still really fun. Loved feeding the gators with a cane pole. Best part was holding and taking a picture with Axle, a young Gator.

  • This place is great!!! Great food,drinks,and entertainment. .. We feed gator's and they also have a gator show,went on a scavenger hunt. Great place for adults and kid

  • Great place. They have a lot of small crocodiles you can feed. You can pet some smaller ones and take pictures. Food is very good also. The decor and the ambience is also very nice. A unique experience.

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