Best Beaches Along The West Coast

Californian beach, golden sand and blue water

When visiting America you have an abundance of choice of locations, with different views and memorable landmarks making them all incredibly appealing. So apply for an ESTA and hop on the next flight to America to enjoy these fantastic beaches, as we take a look at why these beaches are the best.

Laguna Beach, California

As you travel along the West Coast there are plenty of beaches that will provide you with some of the most stunning views. One of these amazing locations is Laguna Beach in California. This beach is everything that a beach on the West Coast of America should be, golden sands, crystal blue waters and stunning views as far as the eye can see.

With a variety of different activities, such as paddle boarding, as well as a multitude of exciting restaurants and shops in the nearby Orange County, which is bursting full of theme parks, harbours and even Anaheim’s Disneyland Resort, you will never be stuck for something to do.

Pacific City, Oregon

Whether you decide to ride a horse down the length of the beach or simply soak up the sun as you sunbathe, visiting Pacific City in Oregon will not be disappointed. Why not visit the Pelican Brewing Company or enjoy a spot of lunch or dinner at one of the many popular restaurants in the surrounding area.

Coronado Beach, San Diego

With a vast amount of glittering sand and luxurious houses along the coastline, Coronado Beach is the perfect location for those that love high adrenaline water sports. As the northern part of the beach is animal-friendly you can even take your furry friends for a walk along the sand and enjoy some time with your family, however, this should only be done when the sun is not at its peak.

In addition to being the prime location for exhilarating water sports, you can also find a number of tide pools at low tide which are perfect if you are travelling with little ones, because they will be able to explore the shallow pools to find interesting sea creatures.

Butterfly Beach, Santa Barbara

With soft sand that stretches for miles alongside sky-high palm trees at  Butterfly Beach, making it a beautiful location to relax and top up your tan.

Take a dip in the glistening blue sea or grab a boogie board and enjoy some great waves. If spending time in the sea doesn’t appeal to you then take a walk through the main town and purchase some presents for your family and friends at home, or treat yourself to some souvenirs to remind you of the stunning location in years to come.

Long Beach Peninsula, Washington

With outstanding hiking trails, a breathtaking coastline and zip line tours, there is plenty to do whether you’re travelling alone or with friends. This particular coastline spreads for miles and makes for a perfect walk during those summer months.

As you can see, there are plenty of stunning beaches to choose from along the West Coast. The question now is, which one will you choose?