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The total driving distance from Pensacola, FL to Destin, FL is 48 miles or 77 kilometers.
Your trip begins in Pensacola, Florida. It ends in Destin, Florida.
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It takes about an hour to drive from Pensacola to Destin on US-98. For those who have the time to spare, we recommend a stop at any of the 3 beaches along the way.
Gulf Breeze is located just across the bay from Pensacola. It’s a terrific beach to relax and enjoy a variety of fresh seafood. Gulf Breeze Zoo is suitable for families with young kids. The zoo has a raised boardwalk that provides a safe viewing area for those who like to see free roaming gorillas and chimps.
For a relaxing day at the beach, head over to Navarre Beach, where you will be greeted by a 12-mile long pristine white shoreline and emerald waters. Or take a bike ride along the scenic bike path.
Another beach to enjoy emerald waters and powdery white sandy beaches is Fort Walton Beach. Here you can also check out the museums and aquariums or play a game of golf.
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