Destin Parasailing Adventure

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There is nothing like the thrill of parasailing. It is a breath-taking way to see Destin in a whole new light. Imagine looking down and spotting sea turtles or dolphins. Get a bird's eye view of the city and the gulf. It is a memory that you will never forget! Come and see Destin like you never have.

Activity Highlights
→ Fly at heights up to 500 feet.
→ Up to three people can fly at once.
→ Great activity for families and children.
→ 23 years of parasailing experience
→ Served over 100,000 customers.

Booking Details:

Once you purchase your tickets online, bring a photo ID to the Destin Harbor location (provided on the booking voucher). Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. It is best to confirm your departure time at least 24 hours prior.

Departure Details
Parasailing is a seasonal activity that is offered March through November. Daily departures are available from 9am-5pm during most of the season. It is recommended to book early to guarantee desired departure time as they do fill up quickly. Customers are required to take a photo of each passenger for the liability waiver per the vendors insurance policy.

Duration: 1.5 Hrs

● Life jackets

● Gratuities (optional)
● HD photo package w/ SD card ($25)

● Customers must be at least 18 years old to parasail unsupervised. The only exception to this is if a parent or guardian signs the liability waiver for the minor(s) prior to departure, in which minors may parasail without supervision.
● Waivers will need to be completed by all participants - no exceptions. Customers are required to take a photo of each passenger for the liability waiver per the vendors insurance policy.
● Children 6-17 may parasail if accompanied by an Adult. Parents or guardians must be the ones to fill out the waivers.
● Pregnant women or children under 6 are not allowed as spectators or parasailers.
● Parasail boat is limited to 12 passengers.
● Family members or friends that elect not to parasail may ride on the boat for $25, but there is a strict max of 2 spectators per family AND spectators may not outnumber the amount of parasailers. These are available for purchase at the booth upon arrival, based on availability.

Additional Information
● Customers may get wet so dress appropriately.
● Up to 3 people can fly at once. The total weight must not exceed 450lbs or be less than 170lbs.
● Customers are launched in the air from the back of the boat using motorized equipment.
● Optional photo packages are available by the crew for a small fee. See details upon arrival.
● Customers are recommended to bring a camera, suntan lotion and small towel.
● While we are more than happy to accommodate handicap passengers please be aware that there are stairs that you will have to walk in order to get to the boats.
● If weather or wind is unfavorable for your tour, another day will be scheduled or the customer may receive a full refund.

Cancellation Policy
Customers may cancel at least 24 hours prior to their arrival date and time to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If weather is unfavorable, the tour may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. No-shows will not be refunded. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 24 hour cancellation period.
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  • amanada daugherty Destin FL Jun 27 2017 08:59am

    Our parasailing adventure was a lot of fun

    the guys who were on our boat were very nice and accommodated all the riders in a timely manner.

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  • Management Response, Jun 28 2017 06:53am

    Thanks Amanda!

  • Tobin USA Jun 22 2017 07:48am

    Highly recommend

    It was lots of fun for everyone. They included some dolphin watching before we started parasailing. No complaints at all.

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  • Matt USA Jun 21 2017 08:08am

    Gilligan's Parasailing

    Fastastic time! The crew was very competent and fun! Will definitely parasail with this company for our trip next year!

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  • Mia Mitchell USA Jun 19 2017 05:31am

    Best time ever!!!!

    My experience here was sooooo awesome. From the booking all the way up to the end of the parasailing adventure. The guys were great. I would definitely book again and recommend this company to others

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  • Dan Wilson USA Jun 12 2017 11:18pm

    Gillian's parasail is a must!!!

    Our crew was incredible! Will ask for Tim and Awesome on our next trip. Great ride.

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  • Derek USA Jun 12 2017 10:39am

    Awesome parasailing experience!

    our family flew with Kevin & Tim who made this adventure so fun! You could tell they have been doing this a long time because they were very focused on safety but mixed in some crazy fun every step of the way. We will definitely be telling friends to use your company.

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  • Cliff USA May 30 2017 09:04pm


    I don't like hights at all and was a little concerned at first. It was a blast! Would highly recommend to everyone! Planning on doing it again on our next trip back!

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  • Management Response, Jun 1 2017 08:53am

    Cliff, you were a great sport! We're happy you liked it and hope you'll check us out in the summer! -Gilligan's

  • Michelle Kidd USA Destin Florida May 30 2017 08:43am


    Our guide awesome ( that's his name) was amazing and fun. The experience was wonderful!

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  • Slade USA May 29 2017 08:19am


    Lots of fun! Great crew. No complaints at all, highly recommend booking with this company.

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  • Ashley Duncan USA May 22 2017 11:47am

    5 stars

    These guys were amazing. They make you laugh. I would highly recommend using this company for any fun activitys.

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