Welcome to San Juan Capistrano


'San Juan Cap' is a little town, just east of Dana Point and just over 10 miles southeast of downtown Laguna Beach.


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San Juan Capistrano activities

$199 Tours & Sightseeing

Full Day Tour of Orange County

Starting at the Sante Fe train station in downtown San Diego at 8.30am to board the Coaster up to Oceanside. Panaramic views up the coast till Oceanside and then board Coastal Tours Deluxe Windowless Van. Cruising the coast past Camp Pendleton and into the Historic district of San Juan Capistrano. Walking around the oldest California Mission and Quaint shops before heading off to Dana Point. Driving through the Lantern District and Famous Highway 101 on our way to 1000 steps beach. Descending down 242 steps we arrive at the ocean. Incredible rock formations jutting out into the ocean and stunning multi million dollar mansions hanging over the cliffs. At one end of the beach we explore a cave and at the other end beautiful sand, rock formations and houses. We spend about an hour before we head back up the stairs and over to downtown Laguna Beach. Known for it's beautiful shops and restaurants we explore the town and enjoy a leisurely lunch. Back on the Coast road we head to Ocean Beach Blvd and Inspiration Point. Aptly named for the cliffs and Mansions of exclusive Carona Del Mar looking down over the Ocean. Following Marine Drive we head onto Balboa Island. We walk around the downtown and the Boardwalk before driving onto the ferry to take us to the peninsula in Newport Beach. Famous for it's big beach playground with ferris wheel and rides we take a look around before heading to Surf City USA (Huntington Beach). The Surfing Walk of Fame, the Pier, the Downtown, we experience it all before heading back to Oceanside to catch the train back to San Diego.

$67 Transfers & Ground Transport

Airport Transfer: SNA To or From DANA POINT - OC SW2

  Enjoy this Private, Non-Stop one-way transfer from or to the John Wayne Airport (SNA) and Dana Point, CA. and surrounding cities. This Private transfer can be reserved up to ten (10) passengers.  This Private transfer can be reserved between the John Wayne Airport (SNA) and Dana Point, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Niguel, Rancho Mission Viejo, and San Clemente.  Fold up wheelchairs are welcome.We made It Simple:Upon arriving at John Wayne Airport (SNA),  gather your belongings, and step outside the terminal and once ready, follow the directions on the voucher to meet your driver. Present your pre-paid voucher to the driver, and you are on your way! This private, one-way transfer can be reserved for up to ten (10) passengers.Book your Private, Non-Stop transfers  To or from John Wayne Airport (SNA) today and save.

$119 Transfers & Ground Transport

Airport Transfer: LAX To or From DANA POINT - OC SW2

 Enjoy this Private, Non-Stop one-way transfer From and To the Los Angeles Int. Airport and Dana Point, and surrounding cities. This Private transfer can be reserved up to ten (10) passengers.  This Private transfer can be reserved between the Los Angeles Int. Airport (LAX) and Dana Point, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Niguel, Rancho Mission Viejo, and San Clemente.  Fold up wheelchairs are welcome.We made It Simple:Upon arriving at the Los Angeles Int. Airport (LAX),  gather your belongings, and step outside the terminal and once ready, follow the directions on the voucher to meet your driver. Present your pre-paid voucher to the driver, and you are on your way! This private, one-way transfer can be reserved for up to ten (10) passengers.Book your Private, Non-Stop transfers  To or from the Los Angeles Int. Airport (LAX) today and save.

$109 Cultural & Theme Tours

Orange County - Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) & Whale Watching Tour

Everything in the Orange County/PCH tour PLUS a great optional natural experience with one of our Whale Watching partners.  There is always some sea life frolicking on a buoy or off the jetty to see while cruising out on your 2hr+/- whale watching tour.  Once off the coast, you’ll see some of the largest animal on earth  -the blue, gray, sperm, or killer whales- swimming right off the edge of your boat!  When the dolphins are out,  you’ll love how they play all around the boat jumping in and out of the wake the whole time.  Be prepared to come back grinning from ear to ear! (For those land lovers who would prefer something on solid ground, while our other guests are whale watching, we take you over to San Juan Capistrano (7th of 21 missions) where you may take an optional tour of the San Juan Capistrano Mission, built in 1776 (year the US became a nation) the center of society from 1776 until the late 1800s and stroll the historic streets touring buildings from the same era past the iconic Santa Fe Railway station built in 1894.) How the day will go: Get picked up at your Orange County hotel (or custom location). Be transported by a new high-roof dual-air conditioned extra large van with good music to match the scenery, plugs to charge your phone, big windows to see the views and take pictures from, and your fun and knowledgeable tour guide to give you history and stories for each area your seeing! As you're driven south along PCH, hear the history and stories of Seal Beach, Huntington Beach, Balboa Island, and Newport Beach. Stop at multiple different view spots with time to stretch your legs, get that perfect picture! Enjoy lunch in downtown Laguna Beach at one of the many cool restaurants in the area. As you continue to be driven south along PCH, hear the history and stories of Laguna Beach and Dana Point. You will dropped off at the boat for you 2+/-hr WHALE WATCHING TOUR!  Get lots of pictures all the whales, dolphins, seals, and sea lions!  Listen to all the stories the boat captain has about the sea life all around you! Enjoy a comfortable ride back to your Orange County area hotel (or custom location) to finish out the day and be back with time to relax and prepare for your dinner plans that night! Included: fully narrated tour by your local knowledgeable and fun tour guide/driver water and snacks  perfect picture spots! stop for lunch (lunch cost not included in tour price) whale watching ticket INCLUDED pick-up and drop-off from Orange County area hotels and custom locations  

$79 Food, Wine & Nightlife

South Orange County Craft Brewery Tour

Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, San Clemente, and San Juan Capistrano breweries: Bring your friends and enjoy a day sampling a variety of award-winning craft beers made by our local Orange County breweries. It's no surprise that SoCal takes pride in their boutique beer selections -with dozens of local craft breweries, a beer enthusiast culture is thriving. Best Coast Tours provides a fun and safe way to visit these world-renowned breweries and taste many of their award-winning beers. With all three different tastings included in your adult ticket price, whether it’s an evening out with friends, a bachelor/bachelorette party, or other special event, leave the driving to us, so you can relax and have a great time! And yes, children are usually allowed in the brewery restaurant if just eating food.  Only adults 21yrs and older may consume alcohol.How the day will go:Get picked up at your Orange County area hotel (or custom location).Be transported by a new high-roof dual-air conditioned extra large van with good music to match the scenery, plugs to charge your phone, big windows to see the views and take pictures from, and your fun and knowledgeable tour guide to give you history and stories for each area your seeing!Stop at a 3 different craft breweries sampling the beers and hearing the stories from the expert beer masters at each tasting room -you get all 3 of your beer flight tastings INCLUDED in the price!Take time to get pictures at some great view spots of the area and the breweries!Enjoy a comfortable ride back to your Orange County area hotel (or custom location) to finish out the evening!Included:fully narrated tour by your local knowledgeable and fun tour guide/driver3 local OC breweries for craft beer tasting3 beer flight tastingswater and snacks perfect picture spots!pick-up and drop-off from Orange County area hotels and custom locations

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