There are several things to do in Orange Beach, Alabama to make your vacation an unforgettable one. The gorgeous gulf coast town of Orange Beach is misleading in its size as there is a lot to explore and do in this place than what immediately meets the eye. Other than all the different types of water activities, visitors will find great bicycling trails to explore and experience excursions in hot air balloon or you can simply choose to relax in your cozy beach vacation rentals. Here is a list of all the amazing things you can do in Orange beach: The beaches in here are well known for their amazing white sands and gorgeous shorelines, do not miss to talk a walk on the beaches or if you prefer simply lie down in the sun. There are several beach vacation rentals available around here; if you can rent one then you will get to enjoy some wonderful view of the ocean. Cruises are very popular around these parts and they provide great view and entertainment. Different types of cruises are available as they vary according to the company. You can choose from guided fishing trips, dolphin viewing tours, dinner cruises, glass bottom boat rides and sunset cruises; cruise trips are a great way to spend some quality time. No visit to the Orange beach is complete without visiting The Wharf; it is the most happening place in Orange Beach. Ride the Ferris wheel, shop to your hearts content, have dinner in one of the Wharf’s extraordinary restaurants or enjoy the 10,000 seat amphitheater- the choice is all yours. Parasailing and wave runner rentals are two things that you should never miss in any Orange Beach vacation. Both of them are hugely popular and you will find several companies offering both parasailing and wave runner services. Parasailing will give you a breath taking view of the whole beach and with wave runner rentals explore the ocean at top speed. If you have booked any beach vacation rentals near the shoreline then surely you will see many enjoying from these two activities. If you love fishing then you will just love Orange Beach as you can take guided tours and fish marine creatures from the deep. If you are not heading out in the open then there is the 825 foot fishing pier or you can try your luck at the 900-acre lake full of freshwater fish. If you have kids then don’t miss Adventure Island. It a fun filled amusement centre with Go-Karts, bumper cars, miniature golf, Laser Tag, paddle boats, Remote Controlled boat races and an arcade. It is also one of the places where you get to witness the only active volcano in the Gulf Coast. Finally don’t forget hot air balloons. These rides are available all days in a week but they only go up twice a day. So if you are staying at any beach vacation rentals close to the beach then you may get your chance as they go up once after the sun rises and three hours before the sun sets. The views from top are really awesome.