Coastal Orange County activities, tickets and more

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach

Hop aboard a 65-foot (20-meter) whale-watching boat for a fantastic adventure off the Orange County coast! During your whale-watching cruise, learn fascinating details about California sea life from the crew, and enjoy the Pacific Coast scenery. Year-round whale-watching cruises like this one are rare, so don’t miss this chance to see giant blue, finback, grey, minke and humpback whales, along with other marine life like dolphins, on this 2.5-hour tour from Newport Beach.
2.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Whale Watching Excursion in Dana Point

Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point in Orange County. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf’s ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses into a huge variety of underwater wildlife and gorgeous scenic views you’ll never forget. Search for whales, dolphins, sea lions and other exciting marine life! All cruises are narrated by expert captains who will educate you on the abundant ocean life on the coast. Trips are 2 hours long, plenty of time to discover the world that lies beneath. Remember that sightings of marine life are guaranteed.
2 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Newport Beach Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise

View many varieties of whales which include the giant blue whale which is over 90 feet in length, humpback whales, gray whales, finback whales whales, several types of dolphin, seals, and other neat marine life.  Just outside of Newport Bay is the beginning of one of the largest marine protected areas in southern California created to protect this rich ecosystem for future generations. The protected marine sanctuary covers over 15 miles and provides a haven for all marine creatures including whales and dolphin.  With such amazing habitat for mammals so close to Newport Bay, whale watching cruises of 2-2.5 hours is all that is needed for viewing these giants. Newport Landing offers multiple whale watching cruises daily and with a 96% success rate viewing whales and/or dolphins, almost every trip will have viewing opportunities. *New is a brand new double decker whale watching catamaran with bow seating, upper and lower deck 360 views, and much more.
2 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Round-trip Ferry Service from Dana Point to Catalina Island

Climb aboard the ‘Catalina Express’ ferry in Dana Point and enjoy round-trip service to Catalina Island! Enjoy beautiful waterfront views on your 1.5-hour ride to Avalon, a quaint town where you can shop, dine and sightsee at your own pace. You can use your ticket whenever you like, making it easy to stay and explore what the island has to offer!
1.5 hours
Water Sports

Laguna Beach Guided Kayak Tour with Sea Lion Viewing

Take a guided kayak tour along Laguna Beach, one of the most dramatic coastlines in the world, filled with hidden beaches, contoured cliffs, clear ocean and abundant sea life, including sea lions, dolphins and whales.
1.5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Hollywood Sightseeing 8-Hour Group Tour from Orange County

Enjoy an 8-hour group tour of the highlights of Hollywood to Beverly Hills from Orange County. See sights including the famous Hollywood sign, Grauman's Chinese Theatre, and the homes of some of the many celebrities who live in the area. Enjoy some free time on Hollywood Boulevard and the Farmers Market and the Grove to shop and have some lunch (own expense). We offer free WIFI to our guests.
8 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Newport Beach Sunset Cruise by Catamaran

Cruise Newport Bay and the fabulous Newport Beach coastline on this 1.5-hour sunset cruise. Drift through Newport Bay, lined by more than 20 miles of gorgeous waterfront estates with multi-million dollar yachts. Watch hundreds of yachts, sailing ships, and cruise ships navigate the harbor and create a festive boating experience. See bonfires glistening from the sand set to the backdrop of brilliant skyline lighting up the coastline.
1.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Full-Day Deep-Sea Fishing Cruise from Newport Beach

Enjoy a day of deep-sea fishing off the California coast and try to catch a coveted yellowtail or white sea bass. This full-day cruise from Newport Beach will take you into fish territory, where you’re likely to find the most prized catches. Cruise down Orange County's coastline and take in the beautiful scenery while experiencing the fishing adventure!
10 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Main Street Munchies

Huntington Beach's Fun, Fabulous Food Tour!So many things to do... so little time!With so many amazing restaurants in Downtown Huntington Beach HOW are you supposed to know where to eat?Walk, Wine & Dine has the answer.We've selected some of the best tasty tidbits and delicious drinks for you to sip and savor. Along the way you'll learn some fun facts about how we became Surf City USA!
3 hours
Classes & Workshops

Surf Lessons in Huntington Beach

Get your feet wet with a 2-hour surf lesson in the Pacific Ocean at Huntington Beach. Get a full surfing experience from expert instructors that will cover safety, etiquette, technique, tides, ocean conditions, and more. Lessons are available for beginners, intermediate, and advanced surfers.
2 hours