California Beach Vacations - Beach Vacation Options in California

California Beach Vacations are the perfect antidote for the hectic pace most people lead in their daily on-the-go lives. You need to let of steam and there's no better destination to do so than at the cool, soothing beach.   From Steamer Lane (the perfect steam release) in Santa Cruz to Los Angeles, the beach awaits those ready for a California beach vacation to remember.


California beach vacations can consist of a single afternoon at the beach, soaking up some sunshine and breathing the fresh Pacific Ocean salt mist air, an overnight stay, weekend getaway or blissful week relaxing and enjoying nature's best sunsets night after night.

The recurring theme throughout California Beaches and available on these wonderful California beach vacations is the mild climate, casual atmosphere where you can walk barefoot anywhere and sunsets beyond compare.

While there are lots of events and things to do in the local beach towns such as great dining, jazz concerts, bars and clubs, museums, themed attractions, etc., the real joy is doing what your body desires. Just sitting on the beach and quieting your mind relaxes and recharges your drained battery so you can go back and conquer the world. Nothing will do it better and more quickly, however, than treating yourself to increments of California beach vacations, even if for just a day. In Califonia the beauty of the geography is that you can be at the beach and within two hours on top of a mountain over 7,000 feet high in the air. The diversity of the landscape makes nearly any type of vacation possible.


Taking into account the visitor statistics on California, the top trend in beach vacations (strictly by the numbers) is the two day or less vacation which a California beach weekend getaway is ideally suited for. We did the math and found that if the 85% of Californians who travel within the state are taking a vacation of just two days or shorter, they are seldom beyond reach of a beach from the far eastern points.


California Beach Vacations can include California theme parks such as Disneyland, SeaWorld, Knotts Berry Farm and Legoland. You'll also find some ideal California spa vacations at several beach locations.  The beaches really are the focal point for many travelers who love the ocean and it offers. From boat rides to sunbathing, pier strolling and even picture-taking, a day at the beach is as good as it gets.

For more beach vacation ideas, check out these resources:

Beach Vacations / Huntington Beach Vacation Surfing Vacation / Kids Vacation / Sunset Fishing / Southern California Vacation / California Family Vacations / Beaches / California Beach Resorts  /  California Beaches List  / California Beach Front Hotels /  


Geographic:  Southern California Vacation 

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