Top 18 Beautiful Beaches in America

15. Siesta Beach, Sarasota, Florida

This crescent-shaped beach has clear water perfect for swimming, and its fine, white sand attracts collectors from around the world. 99 percent–quartz sand means this Gulf retreat near Sarasota stays cool on even the sunniest days. This characteristic, paired with clear turquoise waters, makes this stretch of beach absolutely Insta-worthy.