The sunny California coast boasts of some of the world's most famous beaches. Here are some of the best ones to visit.

Main Beaches in LA

Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach is a 2-mile long stretch of sand that is popular among volleyball players and surfers.

Zuma Beach

Located in Malibu, to the west of Los Angeles, Zuma Beach is one of Los Angeles County's largest and most popular beaches.

Hermosa Beach

Found on the coastline that joins Manhattan Beach to Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach is surrounded by small shops and charming restaurants.

El Matador State Beach

The rocky paradise of El Matador State Beach is home to enchanting caves, sheer cliffs and deep golden sand. Discover it.

Santa Monica Beach

Located to the west of Downtown, Santa Monica State Beach is a landmark and one of the best examples of the famous beaches of sunny southern California.

Venice Beach

Known for its Bohemian feel and popularity among artists and creatives, Venice Beach became fashionable in the 50s and 60s.