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Icons of Avalon

#40 of 53 Tours in Avalon
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Apr 2, 2013
“Mother and daughter enjoy the Icons of Avalon”
Nov 25, 2012
“our first time to Catalina Island”
This historic waterfront architectural walking and wine tasting tour will take you back to a time of elegance when great visionaries created the magical island of Catalina. It features the various icons, such as the buildings, people, and events...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
113 Crescent, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-502-6131
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Reviewed April 2, 2013

My daughter and I did the Icons of AValon tour during spring break. Our tour guide, Lili, was fabulous. She knew so much history and was a pleasure to be around. I would recommend it to anyone who is interested in learning about the history...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed November 25, 2012

Lili our tour guide made a lasting impression on me and my wife, not knowing what to expect we thought it would be nice to know some facts on the history of this special place, she really took an interest in us both and now...More

Date of experience: November 2012
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Reviewed October 5, 2012

Lili are tour guide ,very informative, great fun and wine tasting at end was great. Learned many things about Avalon that i didn't know before. Will recommend to friends to take, when their in Avalon.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Michael B
Reviewed August 19, 2012

Our guide ( Lily) was well prepared and interesting and took enough time to get into detail, there were four of us and we had a good time and she answered many questions not only about the history but also about living in Avalon. But...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed May 27, 2012

When we read the description of this tour, it sounded like a walking wine tour which we have had in many other cities. We ended up with a disorganized guide and a tour that ended much sooner than it was billed. The only wine we...More

Date of experience: April 2012
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iconsofavalon, Owner at Icons of Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2012

Dear unhappy tour goer, Sorry we did not meet your expectations on your tour. Just to let you know we never advertise or offer appitizers or cheese and crakers anywhere on our tour site or our brochures. This is billed as a wine tour and...More

Reviewed May 5, 2012

What a fun way to learn about Catalina Island and all its history! We had a very enjoyable walk as we learned about the many famous people who frequented the Island, as well as other interesting information about the Island that we never knew. At...More

Date of experience: April 2012
1  Thank Deannie P
Reviewed April 11, 2012

It was our guide's (Constance if I remember well) second time giving this tour. Although I don't care she had to refer to her guide book at least 6-7 times during the tour, she wasn't nice or personable and is obviously not in a career...More

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank Marlene J
iconsofavalon, Owner at Icons of Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2012

Dear Tour goer, Very sorry to hear about your tour experience. We take pride in our Icon tour being a top rated tour. I would like to explain to you what happened. Constance is one of our top Ghost tour guides, she is not an...More

Reviewed February 26, 2012

This walking tour covering Avalon's history and architecture is a charming and helpful way to begin one's Catalina sojourn. Pat, the guide for my tour, was expert and friendly. The wine tasting at the end at a harbor cafe is the perfect touch.

Date of experience: February 2012
1  Thank Decano22
Reviewed January 19, 2012

We read the great reviews and decided to do the tour when we arrived on to the island. We called the number listed and booked tickets. There was only us and Pat for our tour. She did a excellent job. Every question we had she...More

Date of experience: December 2011
1  Thank tallsocal
Reviewed December 26, 2011

Took this tour on our last evening of our six day visit to Avalon. Learned a lot about the history of the casino and the island itself. The wine tasting at the end was fun! Try this tour!

Date of experience: December 2011
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