Florida is one of the top travel destinations in the country, especially for those who intend to soak up the rays and take a dip in the warm blue ocean. The Palm Beach/West Palm Beach area has beautiful public beaches that attract visitors and locals alike no matter the season. The following list is a mixture of the no frills beaches that rely on simply the sun the sand as well as the beach parks with running trails and playgrounds.
When it comes to a family day on the beach, nothing could be more important than children entertainment and safety. Lake Worth Beach is a great option for families thanks to the lifeguards on duty daily and the large playground right off the beach. There is also ample parking and restrooms, as well as several dining options all within a quick walk from the shoreline.
For those looking for more of a party, Peanut Island is a nice spot to getaway to for the day. With a walking trail around the island and lots of snorkeling spots, it’s easy to remain entertained. The list below has eight more public beaches, so there is sure to be one perfect for your next adventure under the sun.