Panama City, Florida is one of the most popular Spring Break destinations in the country. Spring Breakers and thousands of others visit this city each year for its incredible beaches and fun-filled atmosphere. Located on Florida's Gulf Coast, Panama City features a host of activities for the entire family, and its accommodations range from economy to first-class resorts and hotels.
Panama City has over 27 miles of beaches made up of some of the most brilliant white sand in the world. These beaches are a gateway into a wonderful selection of sea activities including snorkeling, scuba diving and fishing. There are also numerous state parks and nature preserves including St. Andrews State Park and Gulf World Marine Park. These parks offer tours and educational resources about the habitat surrounding Panama City. Several tour operations feature glass-bottom boats.
Beyond the beaches, Panama City offers plenty of entertaining things to do. Several world-class golf courses can be found here, in addition to more than a dozen miniature golf versions. The Ocean Opry Show mixes the city life with the water life. That mix of city and gulf is also evident at the Museum of Man in the Sea. Several amusement parks compete visitors' time, as do numerous entertainment complexes. Nightlife in Panama City offers abundant clubs, discos, bars, and other hotspots.
Panama City is the goal for several thousand college students each year during spring break, but for the rest of the year other visitors enjoy its many charms. Families love the abundant activities, both in and out of the water.