California is a very popular tourist destination in the United States – and in the world. It has several world-class attractions that make the visitors keep coming back. Some of these are the world-renowned California beaches. In case you don’t know, California has over 420 public beaches in its about the 840-mile long coastline. There are secluded, crowded, foggy, sunny, rocky and sandy beaches in California, leaving you with lots of options when you want to enjoy a beach vacation in California. Here I present you with some of the best California beaches (Not in any particular ranking):
Carmel Beach – located in Carmel-by-the-Sea – is popular for stunning sunsets, beautiful Cypress trees and clear fine silvery sand. The best thing to do here is to stroll along the scenic path. The town itself is very quaint with very helpful locals. The beach is an ideal choice to walk your dog. A yearly sandcastle contest happens on this beach, and that proves how great the quality of white sand is here. Carmel beach is the perfect spot for romantic getaways as well. The breathtaking sunset views on the beach are surely going to make you fall in love with it. By the way, watching and enjoying the sunset is a community event in this side of California. All these things make it one of the best beaches in California.
Cayucos State Beach
Cayucos Beach is popular for its laid-back feel. It boasts of spotless sand (miles and miles of it) untouched terrain. If you want to spend some alone time to contemplate things or just enjoying your company, a walk along the Cayucos State Beach is a good option. The beach has the Cayucos Pier that allows for public (license-free) fishing. Other activities you can enjoy in Cayucos State Beach include; surfing, kayaking, kiteboarding, or simply beachcombing. Thus, it is one of the best beaches in California.