Best Beaches in San Diego
Did you know San Diego has 70 miles worth of beaches? That can be a lot to take in, so we’ve narrowed down the best beaches in San Diego to visit.
A favorite for local surfers, picturesque Winansea resides in La Jolla, just North of the community of Bird Rock. Due to the rocks and strong currents, only expert surfers are encouraged to put their boards in the water.
La Jolla Shores
Spanning over a mile long, La Jolla Shores is a water sportsman’s paradise. Enjoy kayaking, snorkeling, surfing, sunbathing, picnicking, and the occasional seal & sea lion spotting as well.
Moonlight State Beach
Located in the heart of Encinitas, Moonlight State Beach is a popular area for families and friends to play volley ball, soak in the sun, surf, and swim. Lifeguards keep watch, especially during the busy Summer season.
Full of activity year round, Mission Beach runs adjacent to the boardwalk and has plenty of volley ball courts, surfing, sunbathing, dining, and anything else you can think of.
Home to Crystal Pier, Pacific Beach lies North adjacent to Mission Beach. Visitors can enjoy biking the boardwalk, fishing off Crystal Pier, and a variety of local dining options.
Running along the bluffs of the Leucadia neighborhood in Encinitas, Grandview Beach is a narrow stretch of sand tucked away in a quite neighborhood often occupied by local surfers.