Long Beach Boat Rentals
Long Beach, California
About Long Beach
Aside from housing one of the largest shipping ports in the world, Long Beach is also one of the most popular boating cities in California. With its spacious harbor and incredible views of the city skyline, it’s no wonder that boaters from across the globe come to test the Pacific waters. Summer is a particularly popular time for visitors to travel to Los Angeles, so plan your trip for the spring or autumn months to take advantage of the famous Californian weather while escaping a lot of the crowds.
Boating in Long Beach
Sightseeing in Long Beach Harbor is truly an amazing experience because of the range of landmarks that there are to boat by. Long Beach rides a fascinating line between being an industrial, commercial city and a beach town, and heading out into the water allows you to see the working harbor in action. You’ll be able to see immense cruise liners and freighters, personal watercraft from around the world, as well as historical vessels such as the inimitable Queen Mary. The coastline of Long Beach has also been known to provide opportunities for seeing marine wildlife such as dolphins or even whales up close.
Given the immense size of the harbor in Long Beach, there are always plenty of water sports and water activities for boaters to take part in. Take a kayak, windsurf board, kiteboard, or hydrobike out for a low-key afternoon, or you can grab your surfboard or rent a jet ski in order to pack some thrills into your Californian boating vacation.