Cruise the Pacific Ocean off Dana point on a whale watching excursion aboard a comfortable 95’ vessel. Enjoy live narration from your experienced captain as you watch for whales, sea lions, and dolphins, and learn about the stunning diversity of marine life that flocks to the California coast. Listen to the distinctive calls of seabirds from a seat on deck, or relax by a window in the fully-enclosed cabin where food and drink are available for purchase.
Ride along the open water in a catamaran as you keep your eyes peeled for whales, dolphins, and other sea creatures on this whale and dolphin watching eco-safari. From Dana Point, cruise as your captain takes you to some of the area’s best places to spot out different kinds of whales and dolphins. An on-board naturalist also provides on-going commentary the whole way to keep you educated and in the know about these sea creatures and their natural habitat.
Watch the sunset aboard a luxury catamaran on this 90-minute evening cruise from Dana Point Harbor in Orange County. Sample organic wines accompanied by cheese, crackers, fruits, and nuts while taking in the ocean views.
Discover the natural beauty of the Southern California coast on this Orange County tour. You'll travel along the Pacific to see some of the area's top destinations, such as Laguna Beach, Hungtington Beach, and Dana Point.
Take a guided tour of Mission San Juan Capistrano and the Old Town and learn about the history and culture of the area going back 250 years. Learn about how the swallows come back here each year, see the oldest building in California- the chapel at the mission, tales of Father Serra, and also hear tales of Zorro, ghosts, and President Nixon and the Western White House. Finally you'll visit the oldest neighborhood in California.
The rolling vineyards of Temecula Valley—Southern California’s answer to Napa and Sonoma—sit just 90 minutes from Orange County. With a professional, designated driver taking care of transport, sit back and sip your way across the region in VIP style on this full-day tour. Get access to the best boutique family-owned wineries, meet the winemakers themselves, and sample award-winning varietals against incredible valley views.
Take a private or semi-private (only six spots are available) boat tour along the California coastline in search of dolphins and whales. Learn about their behaviors, environment, breeding behavior, and migratory patterns. Dolphins are spotted most of the time, while whale spottings depend on the season. You may also see sea lions, sharks, sunfish, and occasionally, great white sharks.
Visit top sights in Los Angeles during this full-day, small-group guided tour from Newport Beach to Hollywood and the Pacific coastline. Highlights include the sidewalk stars along Hollywood's Walk of Fame, a ride down iconic Sunset Boulevard and Rodeo Drive, get-down stops at the Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach Boardwalk, and a visit to historic El Capitan Theater.
The ocean near Dana Point provides the perfect spot for catching sight of all kinds of whales and dolphins, and this whale-watching cruise combines an intimate experience limited to 20 people aboard an RHIB. Your guide, a marine naturalist, knows the best times and areas to spot wildlife, and also provides facts and commentary as you cruise.
Northern California is usually what comes to mind when talking about the state’s wine country, but you can imbibe at Orange County wineries with similar fanfare. Head to Temecula Valley for several wine tastings at local vineyards and enjoy tours of each facility. Sample award-winning wines, see the largest wine cave in the area, and tuck into a charcuterie board all in one day.
Join Captain Will Radford on a pirate sea cave adventure! Participants are encouraged to DRESS AND TALK LIKE A PIRATE while hiking along the rocky shore, exploring tide pools, viewing of steep cliffs and visiting a giant sea cave. Sing sea shanties and hear tall tales of buccaneers, sea monsters and buried treasure. Bring full meal in a backpack to enjoy at the cave. UNEVEN/WET TERRAIN, LOOSE ROCKS, SUN EXPOSURE AND CHANCE OF GETTING FEET WET. ROUGHLY 1 MILE ROUND-TRIP. DATE & TIME ARE DETERMINED BY LOW TIDE & WEATHER CONDITIONS.
Hollywood and Beverly Hills are both known as the land of rich and famous, but if you don’t know where to go to see their popular hotspots, exploring on your own could end up a bust. Prebook this VIP Hollywood and Beverly Hills Private Day Tour and guarantee you’ll see some of the coolest places of the area, including the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Hollywood Sign, TCL Chinese Theatre, and Capitol Records.
This private boat excursion from Dana Point offers a chance to get out on the water to see whales in their native habitat, while also enjoying the challenge of catching a fish. You’ll venture out on a quick-moving rigid inflatable boat into California coastal waters that are home to blue whales, fin whales, and humpbacks, and one of the world’s densest dolphin populations.
Wherever you are in Orange County—be it Anaheim or Huntington Beach or somewhere in between—the glamor of Hollywood is less than an hour away. Leave the traffic and itinerary planning to a professional with this private excursion, where your personal driver/guide picks you up right from your hotel for a day covorting with the rich and famous. You’ll wander Sunset Strip, Hollywood Grove (a star favorite), and more.
Experience the magic of Orange County with a native Californian and surfer in a comfortable touring vehicle. We are HAVE FUN TOURS, creating memorable and fun experiences of local tourist spots and hidden gems. For this beach cities tour we’ll immerse ourselves in the region’s history and culture in the artist colony of Laguna Beach, taste the treats of Balboa Island and end in Huntington Beach, a.k.a. Surf City USA.
Enjoy a laid-back coastal adventure—suitable for beginners—during this small-group, two-hour mountain bike tour in Dana Point. Ride along the family-friendly, mostly paved Salt Creek Trail, while experienced riders have the opportunity to access the more rugged Colinas Ridge Trail. All equipment is provided, including safety gear, as well as bottled water and snacks.
Experience sun-soaked Orange County on this guided excursion on the Pacific Coast Highway. After a convenient hotel pickup, explore coastal enclaves like Seal Beach, Huntington Beach, and Newport Beach. Learn about their history from an insightful guide, stop by sites like Dana Point Harbor for memorable photos, and enjoy complimentary water and snacks.
Our very unique, immersive adventures are the only ones of their kind. We, unlike other companies, provide your very own remote, interactive, live host to assist and encourage you along through your phone. We are an Austin, TX-based global custom event design company offering scavenger hunts and other events in 300+ cities in North America and beyond. Our specially hand-crafted adventures are equal parts tour, creative challenge, detective hunt, and social experiment!
Guests get to discover in an alternate reality our favorite hidden gems off the beaten trail and creatively interpret fun art, history, and culture clues - for points! They get to enjoy fame and glory while appearing on our website’s international leaderboard, no matter what their score. They get to essentially race other teams in other cities, even if they don’t have competitors who have signed up in their city that day. Get ready to discover unusual oddities, laugh out loud, and make the experience your own!
Discover the beauty of the Temecula Wine Valley on this guided California wine tasting tour. With our knowledgeable and fun tour guide with Best Coast, you'll visit four different wineries, indulging in three wine tastings, charcuterie boards, and a production tour. We also make a stop for you to enjoy the option of purchasing lunch.
Savor the exceptional flavors of the award-winning wines offered by the local wineries and vineyards while enjoying the warm hospitality of their friendly tasting rooms. The Temecula Wine Valley is home to over 50 family-owned wineries, each offering a unique experience. We have carefully selected our favorite wineries for you to explore.
Bring your friends and enjoy an evening sampling a variety of award-winning craft beers made by local Orange County breweries without having to drive! Beer flights are included at each stop so you can enjoy the variety of brews that each has to offer. Hotel pick-up can be arranged from the Orange County area.
This sport is inclusive and we've taught ages 13-70 to get up and ride. Efoiling is a feeling that can't be described but can only be experienced. Whether you're a complete beginner or an avid thrill-seeker, we'll teach you how to glide and fly above the calm water of the Dana Point Cove Beach.
Get to know the City of Angels without the hassle of public transport timetables and crowded sightseeing buses. Visit a wide range of local landmarks on this small-group tour designed for new visitors to the city, including highlights like the Griffith Observatory, the Santa Monica Pier the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Drive around iconic neighborhoods like Beverly Hills and Venice Beach, and hear all about the city’s quirks and hidden gems from your tour guide.
See all the hot spots of Hollywood and Beverly Hills in just one day on this full-day tour from Orange County, including transport. See Hollywood’s Walk of Fame, Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Sunset Strip, and the Hollywood Sign. Plus, pass by celebrity homes and get some free time on Rodeo Drive.
5 hours 45 minutes
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