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Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Avalon Tour

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Stop At: Catalina Express, 320 Golden Shore, Long Beach, CA 90802, USA

You’ll be picked up from your Los Angeles area hotel in the morning for a shuttle drive to the Long Beach Landing Terminal, where you’ll hop on the ferry. Soak up vistas of the sprawling Southern California coast on your smooth 1-hour ride to the island.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Catalina Island Casino, 1 Casino Way, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704

Located 22 miles (35 km) off the coast, Catalina Island (formally Santa Catalina Island) is a world away from the hustle and bustle of the mainland, a picture-perfect destination full of charming beaches, palm trees and rolling hills. When you arrive in Avalon, the island’s largest city, you will make your way to the departure point for your Avalon Tour!

Enjoy a guided scenic tour of Avalon and see the sights on a 50-minute, 7.5-mile (12-km) excursion that takes you up the hillsides, along the waterfront and through the center of town. The nonstop ride provides panoramic views and gets you oriented with Avalon and the attractions so you can better enjoy your time on Catalina Island. Learn about the island's history and heritage from your knowledgeable guide.

After your tour, you will have free time after your tour to explore beautiful Catalina Island and enjoy some lunch on the promenade.

After your day on Catalina Island, you'll board the ferry for the ride back to Long Beach, where you’ll be picked up and taken back to your hotel for drop-off.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Green Pleasure Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA

World famous Green Pier in Avalon Harbor. A picture perfect spot

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Descanso Beach Club, 1 St Catherine Way, Avalon, CA 90704, USA

The best beach front in Catalina. Stop by. Enjoy the food, drinks, water sports, or just lounge around the beach area. Beach area is free. Additional activities are available at your expense.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Avalon Theater, 1 Casino Way, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA

Discover the Island Casino. Gathering place with a movie theater in the bottom level. Great spot for photos and historical information.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden, 125 Clarissa Ave., Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704

You will pass by the famous Wrigley Mansion. Wrigley as in the chewing gum.

Pass By: Catalina Island Casino Ballroom, 1 Casino Way, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704

Pass by this great photo opportunity. If you get time throughout the day, visit the inside of the oldest and largest dance floor and ball room in the USA
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Important Information
Departure Point
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip ferry transfer
  • Avalon sightseeing tour
  • Entry/Admission - Catalina Express
  • Entry/Admission - Catalina Island Casino
  • Entry/Admission - Green Pleasure Pier
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Avalon Theater
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Duration: 12h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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