With its artistic heritage, chill beachy/hippie vibe, and lovely stretch of shoreline, Laguna beach is one of the special coastal towns of Orange County, California.
This seaside resort lies on miles of protected state marine reserve and wonderful festivals and events all year round, enjoying mild temperatures through every season.
Located near the southern border of Orange County, this easygoing community of 23,000 people lives up to the image of laidback beachgoers – despite seeing as many as six million visitors every single year. With plenty of celebrations slapped across the calendar, keep an eye out for the many arts festivals. Favorite spots in and around the city include Crystal Cove State Park, Heisler Park, Victoria Beach, Main Beach, and Thousand Steps Beach. Nearby communities of interest such as Dana Point, Laguna Niguel, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Hills, Newport Beach, and San Clemente are all within easy reach, offering more diversions and attractions for families, couples, and diehard tourists alike.