Florida's Scenic Highway 30-A is a beach road that’s nestled in the ‘Panhandle’ of Northwest Florida in South Walton County, Florida. Just to the east of Miramar Beach, Seascape and Sandestin, 30-A stretches along 26 miles of the Emerald Coast, and is famous for its azure waters, white sand beaches and coastal dune lakes.
Scenic 30-A includes 13 distinctive beach communities, Dune Allen, Gulf Place, Santa Rosa Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Grayton Beach, Watercolor, Seaside, Seagrove, Watersound, Seacrest, Alys Beach, Rosemary Beach and Inlet Beach. Each of these beach communities has its own distinctive charm and style. With over 50 beach and bay access locations, finding your perfect beach is easy! Whether you are attending community events, shopping, dining, taking in the arts & culture, outdoors and nature, fishing, golfing, or enjoying a day at the spa, 30-A has something for everyone!
There are many public, private and charter schools in South Walton County including, Van R Butler Elementary School, Dune Lakes Elementary School, 30A Learning Academy, Compass Rose Academy, South Walton Academy, South Walton Montessori Academy, Emerald Coast Middle School, South Walton High School, and Seacoast Collegiate High School.
The tourism industry is seasonal, with summer being the primary season and a smaller peak season during spring break. The South Walton Tourist Development Council ensures that the beaches of 30A remain pristine and provide tourists and residents alike with a relaxing escape.
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