Los Angeles and California are full of beaches back to back. You can go to different ones depending on what you want to do.
For biking: Hermosa Beach
There is a bike rental right by the pier called Hermosa Cyclery and a biking path that will take you all the way to LAX.
For Volley Ball: Redondo Beach
Redondo Beach has a lot of beach volleyball nets and they have tournaments and MeetUps every weekend.
For tourists: Venice Beach
Venice is the touristy beach. Beside the beach, you need to walk down Venice busy Boardwalk. If you like to skate there is a skate park. If you want to work out, there is the famous muscle park. After the beach, head towards Pacific Ave to see the famous Venice sign and get some amazing food and drinks.
The most emblematic: Malibu
If you want to feel like you are in a Baywatch episode and look at some of the famous stars beach houses head to Malibu. The Malibu area along the PCH is full of great ( and mostlt expensive) restaurants.
For hiking: Zuma Beach
There are numerous hikes that start on PCH in Zuma. After the effort, head down to the Beach for some relaxing time.
On the way to the South: Laguna Beach
Laguna town is a small, cute and happening town between LA and San Diego. You can walk through the small streets, go to the beach and play beach volleyball.
On the way to the North: Carmel
It won’t be as hot as the LA Beaches but it has that romantic feeling. You can head to the little town for some shopping or venture along the famous 17-mile drive.
What is your favorite beach?