Located along the shores of the Pacific Ocean and about 36 miles southeast of Los Angeles, Huntington Beach, California, is known for its beaches and surfing. If you're planning a trip to this city, you'll find plenty of activities worth exploring.
By far the most popular attraction at Huntington Beach is the beach itself. If you want to go where all the action is, Huntington City Beach is your spot. Here you'll find daily live entertainment, the Huntington Beach Pier, beach volleyball nets, bicycle rentals and some of the best surfing conditions in Huntington Beach. Other beaches in the area include Bolsa Chica State Beach, Huntington State Beach, Huntington Dog Beach and Sunset Beach.
When you want to learn more about the history of surfing in Huntington Beach, head to the International Surfing Museum. You can view historic surfboards and surfing memorabilia, including the World's Largest Surfboard, Duke Kahanamoku's surfboard and the camera that was used to film "Endless Summer."
When you're interested in an unforgettable getaway to Huntington Beach, consider a luxury hotel that's just steps from the beach. If you'd prefer saving your travel budget to enjoy more attractions around the area, you'll also find affordable hotels that are just a few blocks away from the beach.
If you're looking to fly to Huntington Beach, you can arrive at Los Angeles International Airport, Long Beach Airport or John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana. If you want to drive, you shouldn't miss the opportunity to take the famous Pacific Coast Highway, which runs right between the city and the coast.