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Private Boat Tours for Spring Break

Spring Break has started on the Emerald Coast, but the fun is just heating up. Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures is now booking Spring Break Charters. There are so many Things to Do in Destin, Florida, during your vacation and our sailing charters are one of the most relaxing adventures you can have. Our Private Boat Tours fit everyone’s interests and include Snorkeling, Sunset Sails, Moonlight Cruises, or Crab Island tours. Our snorkeling tours...

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February Special Couples Sailing Charter

Love is in the air in Paradise! Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures is happy to sail you into a romantic adventure for two this February. Treat your sweetheart to our Couples Sailing Charter and experience romance and fun at sea. We see some of the most beautiful sunsets aboard our sailing charter in Destin, Florida. Our white sandy beaches and the beautiful water of the Gulf of Mexico make our little fishing village as...

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Captain Pam’s Favorite Things to Do in Destin

Destin is one of the most beautiful and unique places on the Emerald Coast. When you visit our area, there is no doubt that it is a one-of-a-kind place. Even the locals can't get enough of the Emerald Waters and White Sugar Sand Beaches. Paradise is the best way we know to describe the beauty we see here every day. Our sailing tours sail year-round. While we want you to join us on a...

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Booking End of Summer Sailing Charters

Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures wants to thank everyone who joined us for the Summer 2018 Season. You guys make what we do a success, and we appreciate you. We are still sailing and booking End of Summer Sailing Charters. So whether it's a special occasion or you want to spend some time with your loved ones, we can make memories happen during our sailing tours. We have fun with the whole family. Sailing...

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Summertime Snorkeling Tours

Are you looking for a Snorkeling Adventure in Destin? Our Snorkeling Tour offers fun in the sun for the entire family. Summertime is here, and the water is nice and warm. Destin is our tropical Paradise on The Emerald Coast. The Gulf of Mexico is evident with the prettiest shades of blue and emerald. It is easy to spot our aquatic life in these conditions. Now is the perfect time to book your snorkeling...

Spring Break Snorkeling Tours

Spring Break is almost here! In beautiful and sunny Destin, Florida, we are gearing up for a busy season. It is time for tourists and vacationers to visit our area to find some much-needed rest, relaxation, and fun. Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures has the best snorkeling tours in Destin. During early Spring and Summer, the weather is perfect. Our Emerald waters and soft white sand make this one of the most popular vacation...

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Snorkeling Adventures in Destin Florida

Smile N Wave Sailing Adventures loves to entertain your family and friends aboard our sailing catamaran. The Gulf waters of the Emerald Coast are the perfect place to view amazing sea life and fascinating creatures in their natural habitat. But, if you have never snorkeled the waters of Destin, Florida, you are missing a genuinely excellent experience. Snorkeling aboard our sailboat will be a memorable time at sea. Snorkeling does not require a lot...

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Sail With Smile N Wave

Sail with Smile N Wave in beautiful Destin, Florida, and experience paradise. Summertime has been an exciting time here on the Emerald Coast. As people from all over the world arrive, they are looking for an adventure. A sailing charter gives you a gorgeous view of our area that you will miss if you stay on the shore. During your sailing adventure, you will have the chance to view our coastal wildlife in its...

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The History Of Sailing In Destin Part Two

When we spoke with author and historian H.C. "Hank" Klein, we learned that Leonard Destin settled in Destin in 1852. He shared about well smacks that were sloop-rigged fishing vessels used before the invention of artificial ice. Mr. Klein's wife, the Marlers, were the second family to settle here. Olin Marler had the largest fishing fleet in the area during early history. In our research for this blog post, We learned that Sailing In...

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The History of Sailing in Destin Part One

Before we understand the history of Sailing In Destin, we should start with some general history of the area. The history of Destin goes back as early as the seventh century A.D. It was during this time that American Indians first populated the area. Afterward, in 1538, Spanish explorers examined the expanse. Finally, in 1693, the first map was developed of the East Pass and its shores by Don Francisco Tapia. Destin's immediate history...

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