1. Port Aransas Beach, Port Aransas, Texas
The beach and the ocean are lovely, and you won’t believe you’re in Texas. There are countless dining options and local shops. Take a dolphin tour with your family on the Red Dragon Pirate Cruise Ship, after that head over to Seafood & Spaghetti Works for dinner.
2. Ocean City, Maryland
If you would like to visit an ocean boardwalk that has all the fun summer amenities that you could ask for, then Ocean City is the beach for you. The three-mile boardwalk features a plethora of restaurants, shops, and even breweries.
3. Coronado Beach, San Diego, California
This San Diego beach caters to surfers, swimmers, and sunbathers alike. The sunsets are said to be one of the most lovely of any beach in the country. Head over to the Hotel Del Coronado for dinner and drinks with your family and friends.
4. Clearwater Beach, Clearwater, Florida
If you want a beach with white sand and crystal clear blue waves, then Clearwater is your next destination. There are plenty of fun restaurants located directly on the beach and several fun boating adventures to schedule for the entire family.
5. Harris Beach, Oregon
If you are less of a surfer and are more interested in swimming, hiking, biking, and even bird watching then visiting Harris Beach may be the beach for you this summer. There is an abundance of wildlife here, including gray whales, harbor seals, and even sea lions. There are even several campgrounds nearby so you can get the best of both worlds at this beach!
6. Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
Classic beachfront hotels dot the shores of this beach. You will be able to take part in all of the water sports of your choosing and at night you will have plenty of outdoor live music dining experiences to choose from.
7. Tybee Island, Georgia
If you prefer wide clean beaches and warm gentle waves then you should visit Tybee island. This beach features fun for the entire family adventures like, kayaking, dolphin tours,
Island light station and museum, bird watching, and surf lessons. The rich history of this beach town is sure to make this vacation memorable.
8. Asbury Park Beach, New Jersey
One of the best East coast seaside destinations in the U.S. is located in the Jersey Shore.
This is the beach for any music history nerds or even architecture fans. It is only a 70 minute drive from New York City itself. The history of Asbury park is that it was originally a carnival town and by the 1930’s it drew crowds for the Convention Hall and Paramount Theatre. Now you can enjoy a margarita on the boardwalk patio or splashing in the waves.
9. Coney Island Beach, Brooklyn, New York
At night this beach can be seen from many miles away due to the many lights from the amusement park that boasts over 50 rides. During the day you can enjoy sunbathing and swimming in the warm water. You must visit the New York Aquarium to see several different types of sea life. You truly get the best of both words at Coney island beach.
10. Emerald Isle, North Carolina
There are many spectacular views to enjoy at this beach. Visit Cape Lookout Lighthouse for some of the best views, and you may even get a glimpse of wild horses. There are plenty of fun activities including shelling, swimming, and fishing. There are miles and miles of unspoiled barrier island beaches and maritime forests. You can even watch a Civil War reenactment!