Beaches

World's Best Surf Destinations

Zip up your wetsuit, grab your board and get ready to hit the waves at Travel Channel’s favorite surf destinations – known for their beauty as well as their break.

Filed under:
+ Enlarge Photo
Shrink Photo
Huntington Beach, CA
Start Over

Gallery Link:

View All

Photography by Thinkstock

Huntington Beach, CA

If you're looking for a surf destination, you can't go wrong with Surf City, USA. With 4 different-facing beaches, there’s a break for everyone -- longboarders should head to the northwest beaches, while shortboards are best in the south, by Huntington Beach Pier.

Loading...

Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.

We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.

You May Also Like

Dog Surfing Competitions

Impressed your canine can play fetch? These pooches can hang 20! Pups of all sizes hit the waves in annual surfing competitions. Surf's up for these adorable (and brave) pups.

The Beach Boys: Good Travel Vibrations

Ready for some good-good-good travel vibrations? With the Beach Boys back on tour, revisit the beaches and cities they sang about, each with plenty of cars, sand, sun and people-watching fun.

We Recommend

Most Popular

Top 10 Florida Beaches

Kick off your flip-flops and get ready to sunbathe on these amazing ...

Spring Break Hot Spots

Travel Channel brings you the top 12 spring break party destinations ...

Top 10 Hawaiian Beaches

Whether you are searching for gleaming white sands, turquoise waters ...

Top 10 California Beach Getaways

Headed to the Golden State? Don't miss these California beach ...

Best Nude Beaches

Brave enough to bare it all? Grab your sunscreen, toss your suit aside ...

More Travel Inspirations

HGTV Urban Oasis
GAC America's Amusement Parks

Buckle up and take a tour of the most thrilling amusement parks in America.

Food.com Thanksgiving
3-Ingredient Apps for Thanksgiving

Try Food.com's quick and easy apps for a stress free turkey day.

Food Network Thanksgiving
Food Network's Top Turkey Day Tips

Plan Your Menu with easy, how-to videos from Bobby, Sunny and more.