- 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
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.
Fairhope's Christine Linson Gallery is an art gallery that features the work of Christine Linson, and artist who draws her subjects primarily from the Fairhope area and its landmarks. The gallery features prints and a variety of gifts.
Fairhope Municipal Pier is a great place to go and sit and relax or walk out to the end of to watch the beautiful sunsets over the Mobile Bay. Fairhope is often referred to as the jewel of the Eastern Shore and still retains much of its original small-town ambiance.
Situated on two acres, Fairhope Dog Park provides an off-leash canine recreation area with a separate field for small dogs. The park features dog waste bags with collection stations, drinking water, shaded areas and benches.
Maintained by the City of Fairhope, the Fairhope Recreation Center features a fitness room, two gyms, a walking track, and rooms for various fitness classes. The facility also has a nursery for child care while parents exercise.