- Our list of the best things to do in Gulf Shores, Alabama, features the top 113 nearby activities — including 59 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Gulf Shores, AL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Sights & Landmarks, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 29 things to do within the city of Gulf Shores, AL , followed by 84 popular activities in nearby cities, including Orange Beach, Fairhope, Foley, Pensacola, Perdido Key, Bon Secour, Elberta, Point Clear, Daphne and Summerdale
100% 237 votes
21101 State Hwy 135, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
Situated on 14 acres of land, The Gulf Adventure Center at Gulf State Park is a state park that has opportunities for swimming, water sports, and picnicking. The park offers adventures including kayaking, paddle boarding, and zip-lining.
Offering rentals for everything from beach chairs to kayaking equipment, Ike's Beach Service delivers throughout the Gulf Shores of Alabama. Along with rentals, they also specialize in beach clean-ups and restoration.
88% 76 votes
20 Peninsula Blvd., Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
Peninsula Golf & Racquet Club has an Earl Stone designed 27-hole golf course and a clubhouse with a restaurant and grill. The facility also has an 8,000 sq. ft. fitness center, and 8 tennis courts, along with indoor and outdoor swimming pools.
89% 654 votes
20115 State Highway 135, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 MoreLess Info
Besides being the longest fishing pier in the Gulf of Mexico, the Gulf State Park Fishing Pier also has indoor seating and souvenir shops. It has 2448 feet available for amateur and professional fishermen.