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Fun Things to Do at the Beach

A List of Fun Things at the Beach Which You MUST DO

Beaches have become a bit mundane in today's fast paced world. People are tired of the same humdrum things we do at the seashore. This article lists some exciting activities to try at the beach.
Aparna Jadhav
Last Updated: Aug 26, 2017
Beaches can be the best vacation for people of all ages. Regardless of the company you go with, there is a variety of things you can do. You could go to parties, weddings, or concerts, play water sports, eat different foods, and try new drinks, just to name a few things. Beaches are beautiful and peaceful places where you can simply enjoy looking at the sea for hours if you don't want to do anything at all.
Whether you are taking a beach vacation or simply visiting it over the weekend, make sure you carry lots of clothes and swimsuits. Some of the best beaches around the United States and across the world are the most beautiful creations of nature. If you want to make the most of your stay, make sure you enjoy almost everything they offer at commercial beaches today. Beaches aren't just about sunsets and sandcastles anymore, here are some fun activities to do at one:
Water Sports
One of the biggest attractions on beaches all over the world are water sports, which can be great fun. It's something else when those cool waves are splashing on your face and your body is rushing with adrenaline. There are many amusement parks that also offer these sports. Some things you could try:
  • Banana boat rides
  • Boat rentals
  • Catamaran rentals
  • Chartered sailboat and boat tours
  • Dolphin watching tours
  • Jet ski rentals
  • Kayaking
  • Ocean and bay fishing
  • Para-sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Sunset cruises
  • Surfing and windsurfing
Entertainment and Relaxation
When you're at the beach, you can book yourselves tickets for some great live theater and concerts held there. Many times, if these shows are sponsored by the hotels you are living in, they can book tickets for you. These shows are live performances by local artists. They have a variety of shows in music, dance, comedy, dinner theater, celebrity concerts, and movies. There are many other relaxing things you can indulge in; for example fishing, dining, shopping, golf, Casino cruises, and beach buffets.
Other Beach Activities
Other than trying delicious seafood and soaking in the sun, enjoy some personal time with your friends and family. You could:
  • Go crab hunting at night.
  • Have some drinks on the waterfront with your friends.
  • Sit in a low chair at the water's edge and have the waves crash at your feet.
  • Take long walks on the sand. Fill your pockets with small shells that you can put in a glass jar in your kitchen window back home.
  • Get married at sunset.
  • Take boat rides around the bay.
  • Take pictures or hang out on the coast.
  • Take a hot air balloon ride.
  • Sit back watching the beautiful pink and orange sunset with margarita in-hand.
  • Go on a dolphin sighting boat.
  • Bury yourself in the sand at night.
With these activities you'll never find yourself at the beach with nothing to do.
Dolphins in front of a boat with tourist
Group of young adults on a speedboat
Bride and Groom Married Couple Sunset Beach Wedding
Beachfront gatherings
Musicians on the beach
Man Windsurfing
Sunset cruise
Parasailing, Parachute, Water Sport
Dolphin Watching Boat Tour with Spinner Dolphin Jumping
Luxury Yacht
Happy people having fun on banana boat
Angry little girl