Whether you are planning a college reunion, a bachelor party or just a few days with some close friends, there are plenty of fun things to do in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach and keep you guys busy. Here are a few suggestions to get your planning started.
DAY 1 – Cigar Night- Fun Things To Do In Gulf Shores And Orange Beach
Grab your guys and head over to Cohiba Dunes Cigar Bar. An exclusive music venue, this cigar bar has an extensive selection of fine wines, cocktails and boasts the largest selection of cigars in the area. Sit back in their buttery-soft leather chairs, sip your cocktail, enjoy your cigar and listen to live music while catching up with your buddies. This is one of our favorite fun things to do in Gulf Shores at night!
Cohiba Dunes Cigar Bar
3800 Gulf Shores Parkway, Suite 210
Gulf Shores, AL
DAY 2 – Kayak Water Adventure
Kayak with your group along the gulf shoreline, exploring creeks, waterways, and marshes. Explore on your own, or take a guided tour of the area. Either way, this is a great way to get some exercise, get close to nature and do some sightseeing while bonding with your guys. Click here to see your kayaking options.
Big Beach Adventure Rentals
DAY 3 – Zipline
Zip over the Intracoastal Waterway and pristine bays, from tower to tower through woods and over wetlands. Choose from 8 courses and more than 6,000 feet of zip line. It’s quite the afternoon adventure. The courses begin and end at the Wharf, so you can end your day with a nice beverage on one of the decks overlooking the water.
Zip the Gulf, The Wharf
4830 Main Street
Orange Beach, AL
DAY 4 – Fishing Charter
You can’t stay at the gulf without going on a chartered fishing trip! There are many options: day or night, offshore or inshore, and varying tour/charter lengths. Lost Bay Charters is just of the many area charter options. They offer deep sea and inland fishing charters. Book a private fishing charter, so it’s just you and the guys on the boat, having fun fishing the day away. Depending on the season and offshore or inshore, hook cobia, amberjack, red snapper, white snapper, shark, grouper, marlin, redfish, flounder, black & red drum, and pompano. Pit your fishing skills against your buddies.
Lost Bay Charters
DAY 5 – Parasailing
Have fun sailing over the water along the beautiful coastline while you and the guys try parasailing. You may not have total control over where the wind takes you, but you’ll enjoy every minute flying through the skies high over the surf and sand. If sailing over the water isn’t your speed, rent some jet skis instead! Click here and learn more about parasailing.
Sky High and Pleasure Island Parasail
27844 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL
DAY 6 – Escape Rooms
Try a challenging escape room. There are many escape room locations in Gulf Shores, all with different themed rooms. Xitescaper has several to choose from, including the ever-popular Zombie Lab and Insane Asylum. See which of your buddies is best under pressure.
3800 Gulf Shores Pkwy, #152
Gulf Shores, AL
DAY 7 – The Flora-Bama
End your guys get-away with a bang at the world-famous Flora-Bama. People love visiting this place and said that it’s one of the best fun things to do in Gulf Shores at night! Opened in 1964, this down-home waterfront bar & grill offers oysters, bar grub and live music every day. You must visit this area tradition for some oysters, honky-tonking, mullet tossing. This place has it all, and it’s just a short drive from Gulf Shores.
1704 Perdido Key Drive