©

The Best California’s Central Coast Beaches

Plan your next trip here

California’s Central Coast Beaches

  • © 1
    Moonstone Beach , Cambria
    4.6
    Set within a dramatic coastline of sandy coves and rocky promontories, Moonstone Beach attracts nature lovers with commanding ocean views and
  • © 2
    Piedras Blancas , San Simeon
    4.8
    Take in ocean views, spot elephant seals, and check out an historical lighthouse at Piedras Blancas. Use the signs along the viewing areas to
  • © 3
    4.4
    Enjoy unparalleled vantage points of the coastline and a butterfly preserve as you explore Natural Bridges State Beach. Located in Santa Cruz
  • © 4
    Carpinteria State Beach , Carpinteria
    4.2
    Popular for surfing and beachfront camping, Carpinteria State Beach remains a favorite vacation spot for families with kids. Clean and safe f
  • © 5
    4.5
    Morro Strand State Beach is a protected beach within California's state park system located in north Morro Bay along California State Route 1
  • View more attractions

    Plan your trip to California’s Central Coast

    • Get a personalized plan

      A complete day-by-day itinerary
      based on your preferences
    • Customize it

      Refine your plan. We'll find the
      best routes and schedules
    • Manage it

      Everything in one place.
      Everyone on the same page.