• Relax, bike, swim, and find your paradise just minutes from downtown. Find out more about the beach communities in Jax.
    22 miles of Beaches

    White sand beaches are waiting for you.

    Relax, bike, swim, and find your paradise just minutes from downtown. Find out more about the beach communities in Jax. Learn More

  • Jacksonville has great hotel deals available! Start planning your beach vacation.
    Family-Friendly Beaches

    Find beachside accommodations.

    Jacksonville has great hotel deals available! Start planning your beach vacation. Learn More

  • Take a stand-up paddleboard or surf lesson at Jacksonville's beaches.
    Stand-Up Paddleboarding

    Jump right in, the water's warm!

    Take a stand-up paddleboard or surf lesson at Jacksonville's beaches. Learn More

  • Escape from the everyday and rekindle your romance with a trip to Jacksonville's beautiful beaches.
    Romantic Beach Vacations

    Get away from it all, just the two of you!

    Escape from the everyday and rekindle your romance with a trip to Jacksonville's beautiful beaches. Learn More


Jacksonville's Beaches

Sunbathe on our 22 miles of wide, uncrowded beaches.

Gorgeous white sand beaches await you just minutes from downtown Jacksonville. With plenty of beachfront and walking-distance accommodations, the beaches are a quick and easy escape from the everyday.

Jacksonville's Beaches

Spend a day at the beach, paddleboard in the Atlantic, drop a line and go fishing at the Jacksonville Beach Fishing Pier, take a guided eco-kayak tour with Adventure Kayak Florida, or enjoy a surfing lesson with Jax Surf & Paddle. Grab your mask, fins and pick up a tank while you're here! North Florida offer more reefs, more marine life and less people when compared to South Florida. One of the largest artificial reefs in the World is off our coast between Jacksonville and St. Augustine. What can you find below the surface in Jax, click here to find out.

Top 3 Beaches In Jacksonville, Florida

Jacksonville boasts three main beach areas:

  • Jacksonville Beach
  • Neptune Beach
  • Atlantic Beach

Don't miss the historic fishing village of Mayport to the north for fresh seafood too! Along the 22-miles paradise, Jacksonville offers a range of activities including water sports, relaxation, nightlife, and family fun. During the Summer months jump aboard Jax Beach's convenient Beaches Trolley to explore all the beach neighborhoods and attractions for just $1.50 fare.

Where to Surf

Locals say the best spot to hit the waves are "The Poles" located just inside Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park

Learn more about the beachside neighborhoods.



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