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Southwest Airline Now Operating Through Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport

Southwest Airlines Now Flying to Destin, Florida

2021 has dawned upon us with many exciting adventures and possibilities! Where will you set sail for your explorations this year? It may be that Destin Florida is “destined” for you this summer! We have great news from Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) that we would like to share with you! The VPS airport recently held a press conference where they announced the addition of Southwest airlines to their lineup! This addition will provide flexibility to travelers and locals flying into Destin in late spring and summer of 2021. 

Ready for some beach side adventure? Pack your bags!

The service will begin in May 2021. The daily availability will encourage families, weary travelers, and professionals to spend some relaxing time at Florida beaches and perhaps just sit back and unwind. 

Beginning June 6, 2021, Southwest customers will be able to fly between Destin-Fort Walton Beach and four destinations that include Baltimore, Dallas, Nashville, and Chicago. From one-way airfare tickets as low as $69 - $79, these routes will help those traveling to and from the panhandle of Florida.

As more visitors and hometown travelers plan their return or visit to Florida, the Southwest airline accessibility along with travelers engaging in local businesses, will have a positive impact on the economy.  

If Florida has been on your bucket list or if you have been planning to visit Florida this year, this is a great time for you to set forth on a fun-packed and thrilling trip.

To make your stay comfortable and enjoyable, we at offer anything from vacation rentals, boat rentals, to dining recommendations, and spa services.

For travelers who are looking to spend their vacation around Ft. Walton Beach, Destin, Sandestin and 30A, we provide accommodations to your liking. Whether you are looking to stay in a beachfront house, comfy condominiums or beach side villas, we have got you covered!

Who said workouts are boring? They are actually quite fun. It’s the location that makes them boring, head out to the beach with your girls and practice some Pilates or aerobics. Take out your yoga mat and practice mindfulness in the fresh breeze. 

Are you planning to travel with kids? Even better! We have volleyball courts on the beach. Kids can also bicycle along the many beautiful seaside trails. They can play frisbee and spend hours building huge sandcastles!

For couples traveling together, we have plenty of amazing activities for you. What better way to enjoy a couple’s retreat than to unwind with a couple’s massage at the beautiful Henderson Salamander Spa. 

Add a little bit of spice to your trip and rent a pontoon boat so you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and have a thrilling time. If you are in the mood for fishing, rent a center console fishing boat and catch some redfish or speckled trout. And if you are lucky, you might even hook a Spanish mackerel!

No trip is complete without experiencing local food. Destin is home to so many amazing restaurants, sometimes it can be hard to choose only one! From Seafood to Italian and Mexican cuisines, you will find almost every variety that you can think of. 

Grab a cup of coffee from some of the best coffee houses in the 30A, Destin and Sandestin. Enjoy your evenings at the harborside restaurants and watch the beautiful sunset. To make best use of your evenings, stay up to date with the latest events nearby such as live music and local festivals.

We are excited to welcome you to Destin, Florida and make your summer experience one of a kind!