- TripBuzz found 100 things to do with kids in or near Gulf Shores, Alabama, including 74 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Orange Beach, Fairhope, Foley and Pensacola.
- From Pirate's Island Adventure Golf to Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, the Gulf Shores area offers 68 different types of family activities, including: Golf, Mini Golf, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Recreation Centers.
- With the motto Small Town, Big Beach, its easy to see what draws visitors to Gulf Shores, Alabama. The coastal community features light, soft sand and water excursions to enjoy in the warmer months including fishing, boat cruises and watching the dolphins play close by. The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and the annual fairs and festivals invite tourists to visit year round.
Being the largest park in Daphne, Village Point Park Preserve has a lot to offer its visitors. Besides the usual things to do in a park, in here can also be found The Village and its D'Olive Cemetery, the village being an old pioneer settlement, with a very rich history.
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19950 Hwy. 71, Summerdale, AL MoreLess Info
See the alligators up close and get a chance to hold a baby gator. In the feeding show, watch the staff feed these reptiles. You can also get the chance to feed the gators yourself.
The Big lagoon State Park is a 655-acre state park that has natural communities that range from pine flatwoods to saltwater pines. The park also has opportunities for camping, swimming, fishing, and boating.
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17111 Scenic Highway 98, Point Clear, AL 36564 MoreLess Info
Punta Clara Kitchen creates treats and sweets like milk chocolate candies, traditional pecan candies, hot pepper jelly, fig preserves, jams, and Punta Clara Kitchen Cakes. All products are from treasured family recipes, made with quality ingredients and fresh local produce.
With two 18-hole golf courses, you can choose between Dogwood course which seem a bit easier or the Azalea which is more of a challenge. Their recent renovation brings both courses at par with other well-known golf courses in the country.
Fairhope Avenue is the main shopping area in this picturesque resort town where you can find a charming flower filled downtown shopping district, filled with art galleries, restaurants, over 80 unique shops and an abundance of public art, and places to stop and get coffee or a drink.
Point Clear Fishing Adventures is a guided fishing charter trip company that specializes in Trout fishing in Mobile By. The company also offers tours of the Blakely River, the Tensaw River, and the Raft River.
The revolutionary educator Marietta Johnson is the focus of the Marietta Johnson Museum that contains artifacts about her life and work. She founded a unique school in 1907 that was even endorsed by John Dewey.
Salty Dog Paddlesports specializes in the new sport of stand up paddleboarding, one that combines surfing with kayaking. This company offers rentals, with a variety of equipment delivery options available, as well as training and even paddleboard yoga classes.