Catalina Island Activities/Tours

Discovery Tours
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From breathtaking vistas to incredible wildlife, there is so much to explore in and around Santa Catalina Island. Our land adventures offer you a way to take in the beauty and rugged landscape of our incredible island oasis. Most land tours originate in Avalon from the Tour Plaza, located between Sumner and Catalina Avenues.

Adventure Tours

Island Enterprises, Inc. - Your best Island Adventures! Island Enterprises, Inc. has been catering to tourists from around the world for over 20 years, with the best tours, buses, vessels and staff. We are proud to have you with us to share this experience. For photo enthusiasts, our tours provides opportunity to capture those moments with seals, buffalo, and other animal life. We bring together the best of Catalina for you and your family to enjoy together. Thank you for joining us and we hope you enjoy your adventures.

Catalina Tours

At Catalina Tours we do all the work and you have all the fun. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff loves Catalina Island and are eager to share it with you. From adrenaline-pumping adventures to the best places to relax, we can help you plan the ideal Catalina Island experience. Whether you are traveling with a special someone, a small group or your entire team, we can make your Catalina Island vacation planning a breeze.

Taste of Catalina Food Tours

Stroll through downtown Avalon like a local and savor the flavors that Catalina Island offers. Encounter cultural, architectural and historical insights while tasting a variety of flavors from our favorite restaurants & bars by the bay. We offer two one-of-kind tours, both of which are ideal for individuals, couples, small groups or corporate getaways. The Avalon Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour offers a unique insight into Avalon by combining its best culinary tastes with its most fascinating culture. The Catalina Happy Hour Tour showcases the island’s best specialty cocktails and shots all while giving you an evening of unforgettable fun and frolic. Call today and book your tickets now.

Summit Night Adventure Tour

Explore Catalina at night in our biofuel Hummer. View the night lights of Avalon on this delightful evening drive. Breathtaking views with stops overlooking beautiful Avalon Bay. Your driver provides interesting Catalina Island highlights as your hummer winds it’s way through the heart of Avalon, down the coastline, and into the hills above this romantic and historic town. At Wishbone Loop, you’ll experience the canopy of stars and enjoy a little refreshment. This tour will last approximately 70 minutes. Departure times will vary seasonally as this adventure will begin 30 minutes after sunset. Blankets will be provided if necessary. No children under five please. 10% of the proceeds go to support the Catalina Island Conservancy.

Catalina Island Inland Expedition

This comprehensive tour takes you 31 miles through the heart of Catalina’s rugged interior. You’ll travel in a comfortable, ’50’s Flxible Bus™, restored to its original streamlined beauty. This memorable journey follows the 1800’s stagecoach route that takes you through Middle Ranch where you will enjoy the Native Plant Nursery and the Bald Eagle habitat. Your journey continues onto the beautiful windward side of the Island for a view of Catalina’s rugged, unspoiled Pacific shoreline for stunning photo opportunities. Journey to the Airport in the Sky and Conservancy Nature Center. You will have the opportunity to look for bald eagles, bison, and mule deer on your scenic drive back into the heart of Avalon.

Catalina Undersea Expedition

Come face-to-face with Catalina’s abundant marine life by cruising five feet under water in a spacious, climate-controlled cabin. Every passenger has their own seat and port hole plus you’re free to roam about the cabin seeking other viewpoints. You’ll see an incredible array of undersea dwellers: bright orange garibaldi, spotted calico bass, urchins, rockfish and bat rays, just to name a few. This is more than a tour; it’s an undersea adventure.

Catalina Island Golf Course

Nine hole public golf course. Rental clubs/golf carts available. Group & tournament play welcome. Fully stocked Pro shop. Originally designed as a three-hole course, the Catalina Golf Course was expanded to 9 holes in the early 1900’s and in 1929 to a 18 hole tournament-worthy course. During World War two the course was not cared for and by 1945 the course was brought back to 9 holes. The current course features five Par 4 and four Par 3 holes.

Catalina Miniature Golf

We are located one block up from the Green Pier across from the Discovery Tours parking lot next to Scuba Luv. Walk-ins are always welcome or you call (310) 510-8585 to make a reservation.

Wet Spot Rentals

Kayaking, snorkeling and stand up paddle boarding are the things to do on Catalina Island. The pristine waters surrounding Catalina Island are teaming with marine life and amazing kelp forests. As you paddle or snorkel Catalina Island’s crystal clear waters, you will be in awe at the natural beauty and wildlife that surrounds you. Stand up paddle, snorkel or kayak Catalina Island with Wet Spot Rentals and take home an Island memory to last a lifetime.

Joe's Rent a Boat

Go snorkeling, fish the kelp beds, or travel the shoreline enjoying the ocean air and the freedom if the open sea. For nearly 100 years Joe's Rent-A-Boat has offered strong, safe, coast guard approved boars to visitors from around the world. Pack a picnic, bring some drinks and come down to rent a boat at Joe's. Experience your own special fun filled adventurous day on the water.

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