See for yourself exactly why Florida Panhandle is so frequented by local and international travelers alike, by taking a road trip to see the cornucopia of natural and cultural attractions around Cottondale. Battle of Marianna Monument and John Russ House which you'll find in and around Marianna, are worth checking out. Marianna, is 9 miles (14 kilometers) away from Cottondale. Another option is to travel to Cottonwood. It's roughly 18 miles (29 kilometers) from Cottondale and is home to the Center Stage Alabama and Dothan National Golf Resort.
De Funiak Springs, is another interesting place to visit. It is around 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Cottondale and offers a wide range of things to do and see, like Chautauqua Vineyards, Ponce De Leon Springs State Park and Lake Defuniak. And don't rush back to Cottondale until you've checked out De Funiak Springs' Morrison Springs and Vortex Springs.
If you're on the lookout for activities that won't wreak havoc on the budget, take a tour of Florida Panhandle's many outdoor cultural attractions such as lighthouses.
Don't forget to check out the region's much-loved waterways. Fishing and tubing are just two of the most popular ways to exercise here.
When planning your holiday to Cottondale, it's handy to remember that the nearest major airport, Dothan Regional Airport, is located in in Dothan, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the north.