For natural attractions in California can write and talk a lot and will hardly need more space to list all the beautiful places to visit. California is the most populous state in the US and the third largest after Alaska and Texas.
Located on the west coast, here are some of the largest cities in the world - San Francisco and Los Angeles. We start the tour among natural attractions in California and in particular Yosemite National Park. Tourism especially in the summer is very active.
There are 1300 km hiking trails, and in recent years rock climbing is one of the most interesting activities in the park and in particular massif El Capitan. There are rafting on the Merced River and a walk in the forest of sequoias in Mariposa and Tuolumne. Alcatraz island or rock, located in the San Francisco Bay and can be reached by ferry.
The place is known for its prison, which for many years was the terror of the underworld. He is currently a tourist attraction and can easily be considered as prison cells and housing staff.
The only facility which is currently working lighthouse. Point lobos, marine protected area near the city of Monterrey with some very attractive places for diving. There are several hiking trails for observation of animals and birds in the park one of which is Monterey Cypress.
This place under certain conditions you can watch whales and seals. Torrey Pines, a coastal national park in southern California in the city of San Diego. Built eco trail 8 km long passing between steep cliffs.
At low tide you can walk along the beach and make nice pictures of migratory birds. Sierra Nevada, a vast area extending from north to south with a length of 640 km.
Here is the highest peak in the continental United States - Mount Whitney 4421 meters. Extremely beautiful landscapes you can see that rival natural attractions in Arizona. Here is Lake Tahoe, the largest alpine lake in the US at an altitude of 1903 meters.
Sierra Nevada is home to three national parks, Sequoia, Yosemite and Kings Canyon, 20 protected areas and National Monument Devils Postpile. And our last proposal in this article about the sights in California is Golden Gate Bridge. Suspension bridge, a work of engineering thought.
According to statistics, this is the most photographed bridge in the world and really worth seeing (especially at night). The distance between the two supporting columns is 1280 meters and the bridge as a complete facility has a length of 2737 m.