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Santa Monica Bay, Los Angeles

4.1
#1 of 16 in Nature in Los Angeles
A bay bordered by a crescent-shaped shore between Malibu and Los Angeles, the mainland of Santa Monica Bay is lined with high-end property. Many piers and docks offer fishing and parking for private vessels. Some of the larger piers, such as Santa Monica Pier and Marina Del Rey, are full of entertainment, shopping, and restaurants. A fishing or boat tour helps you appreciate the California coast. Adrenaline-pumping water activities are also available. Use our Los Angeles trip planner to visit Santa Monica Bay on your trip to Los Angeles, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • such a nice place family had a great time walking around watch out water is cold! lol nice clean beach  more »
  • Such a gorgeous area. The beach is so large that even on a busy day you'll have no problems finding your own little place of relaxation. Heaps of things to see and do around the area. Overall, great f...  more »
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  • Very comfortable beach to be with your family and all the people around is nice and funny also you can have a great day
  • We love the view. Just beautiful and relaxing place.
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