Discover endless summer vibes in playful Pismo Beach and nearby Shell Beach. No matter what time you arrive, expect sunny skies and adventure on the horizon. From swimming and hiking to kayaking and surfing, Pismo Beach and Shell Beach deliver an array of outdoor activities to refresh the soul. Stroll the beach and savor spectacular sunset views. Quench your thirst and satisfy your taste buds as you tour local wine tasting rooms. Energize your vacation with a drive on the beach. Yes, we said on. Ride across the dunes on an ATV. Embark on a horseback ride to remember. Cast a line off the Pismo Beach Pier and wait for a tug. Pismo Beach’s award-winning boardwalk is rife with delicious treats and colorful boutique shops. Twenty-four hours may not be enough time to truly take in all that this classic California beach town has to offer, but it sure is fun to try.