Get down to the beach at Panama City in Bay County, Florida. This Floridian getaway has ideal vacation weather, and can be found on Florida’s Emerald Coast. With lines of beaches to relax on, Panama City also has an array of other activities to make your trip extra special.
In Panama City, there are all kinds of indoor and outdoor activities to entertain you. The St Andrews State Park has a beach away from the crowds, where you can go surfing and kayaking, or just go for a sandy walk. Long Beach and Camp Helen are other beaches in the area where you can get your feet wet to the Florida lifestyle. Bear Creek Feline Centre is the place to get up close to well-cared for and beloved wild cats. The tour is very hands on, so you really get to understand the animals — a really unique activity! The Panama City Marina is popular for hopeful fisherman and docked boats. With all kinds of shops to browse through, the Marina puts out its bait. The Museum of Man in the Sea is worth dropping by. Get an intensive history lesson on diving and deep-sea exploration. Go deep into the subject, and even climb into a submarine and explore. A small but interesting museum!
Panama City Beach, not to be confused with Panama City, is a twenty minute drive away. Visit what the locals call “the world’s most beautiful beaches,” with their signature sugar-white sand and crystal clear water. After spending hours on the beach, take a break at the Pier Park outdoor mall. Get away from the beach tourists with a ferry trip to Shell Island, an untouched beach with bright white sand. Mexico Beach is just a half hour drive from Panama City. Known for its white sands, the aptly named Mexico Beach is serene with a small-town vibe. Enjoy the calm waters, and take yourself out on jet skis, kayaks — even go parasailing. Mexico Beach is known for its sand sculptors, and is perfect for building your own sandcastles.
Tripping has a wide selection of beach houses, poolside hotels, and rental with a view. Get some much-needed relaxation, and book the perfect rental for you and your family — no matter the season. Tripping offers affordable accommodations, and takes the stress out of organizing your vacation.
Though a car is probably the most convenient way of getting around Florida, Panama City also has public transportation. The Bay Line Railroad and the Baytown Trolley are at your service, with the Trolley running from early in the morning into the evening. Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport is the closest place to fly into, and Panama City is also accessible from Route 98.
Find the best Panama City vacation rentals on Tripping.com. With over 221 home rentals, take your pick from a wide variety of choices including studio apartments, luxury condos, and cozy cabin rentals. Prices in Panama City range from $50 a night. Many rentals can also be booked directly online.Vacation home rentals found on Tripping.com offer more amenities than the average hotel room along with many of the comforts of home. Going on a business trip or need to stay connected? 172 homes in Panama City offer high-speed WiFi Internet so you won’t miss a beat. Travelling with kids? Let them splash around in any of the 140 rentals with pool or jacuzzi, or relax with the family in one of the 167 homes with cable TV.For all those pet owners with dogs or cats, Panama City offers 27 pet-friendly vacation rentals for your extended family. Find the perfect vacation rental that matches your budget and style on Tripping.com.Search properties from 7 vacation rental sites in Panama City where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, Expedia, and Booking.com. There are 59 HomeAway rentals, 43 Expedia short term rentals and 36 Booking.com vacation rentals.