About two centuries ago, men were driven to California to bask in gold. Today, the whole world is drawn to California for its golden vacation wonders.
No other place in the world can match the Golden State’s diversity. It has a really diverse geography: sunny beaches across the Pacific coast and great mountain ranges and peaks on the east. The state is home to the Mujave Desert and Death Valley but it also has a rich fir forest in the North.
If you want to enjoy the sun, sea, and sand, California has more than a thousand miles of pristine coastline.
Prefer to go on a forest adventure? Cali has tons of forest reserves and national parks perfect for nature trips.
Keen to spend a vacation in snowcapped mountains? Take your skis and snowboard across hundreds of miles of California’s snowy mountain ranges..
California is the third largest state in the U.S. and ideally situated in the West Coast, facing the Pacific Ocean. It shares its borders with Oregon, Nevada, Arizona, and Mexico.
Must See Places in California
No other place in the world compares to California in the amount of tourist attractions it has. There are so many must see spots.
Here’s a few…
Golden Gate Bridge
Hollywood Walk of Fame
All types of outdoor activities are available in California.
The high mountain ranges, including the Sierra Nevada in the east, offer the best winter activities for snow lovers. You’ll find skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, cross-country ski expeditions, snow hiking tours, and even sleigh-riding.
The state boasts more than 1,100 miles of magnificent coastline, ranging from Hollywood fine sand beaches to jaw dropping ocean cliffs. If your idea of a perfect vacation involves sunbathing, scuba diving, windsurfing, wakeboard surfing, or simply spending some quiet time in windswept and secluded beachside villas, then California is the place for you. All types of beach activities can be enjoyed in the state.
Every member of your family can enjoy the wholesome attractions in the state.
California is home to Disneyland! There’s also SeaWorld, Legoland, Universal Studios, Knott’s Berry Farm, and Six Flags.
You can also enjoy California’s giant aquariums and safari-like zoos. There are historical, scientific, and art museums for those interested in California’s rich history and heritage.
Best Time to Go to California
With such a diverse climate, and pretty balanced seasons, it would be difficult to say the best time to take a vacation to California. The Central Valley and most of the Pacific coastline have perfect Mediterranean temperatures. Up in the highlands, the winters are mostly mild.
One thing’s for sure- when you visit the Golden State, you’ll definitely live life to the fullest.