Catalina Island : Itineraries : Catalina Express


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The Insider Scoop on what do to on Catalina Island

Whether you are looking for an adventurous weekend or time to reconnect with loved ones, Catalina has something for everyone when visiting this island hideaway. There are so many activities and restaurants to try on Catalina Island that it helps to have a direction based on the type of vacation you are looking to experience.

Check out our itineraries while planning your next trip to the Island. Pay special attention to the travel tips for Catalina deals and the inside scoop.

* To get the latest details on what's open and other travel advisories, Visit Love Catalina Island's website.

The Adventurer

Let Catalina Island inspire you with its adventure and natural history. This self-guided itinerary will take you through Catalina while you explore the town’s sights and taste its eclectic flavors. Explore More


Immerse yourself in Catalina’s history by exploring the various aspects of the Island’s culture that make it a one-of-a-kind destination. Discover the beauty and charm of the historic landmarks, artists’ galleries and flavorful cuisine that await you on Catalina Island. Learn More

Family Time

With the hustle and bustle of everyday life, work and school, it’s often hard to unplug and spend quality time with the entire family. Let Catalina Island provide the perfect place to reconnect off-the-grid! Reconnect More


Treat yourself to Island paradise! Catalina Island offers 5-star dining, VIP accommodations and activities that will be sure to please. Indulge More


Time to create memories with someone special on the Isle of Romance. No matter the occasion, Catalina Island offers a romantic getaway to rekindle and explore together. Romance More


Youth Groups

Catalina Island is an adventurous paradise that will "wow" your student or youth group with its unique history and exciting activities. Team Up More

Mature Groups

Bring your next group out to Avalon where they can remember its colorful nostalgia while creating new memories. Get Together More

Group Meetings

Catalina Island is the perfect getaway for your next outing, meeting corporate function or retreat. The ideal location for collaboration combined with an array of group activities. Meet More

Daily Boat Trips To Catalina Island

Discover paradise on Catalina Island with daily ferry trips to and from the island. More than one million travelers choose Catalina Island as their getaway each year and Catalina Express' large fleet of boats make the trip in about an hour, operating every day, year round from three mainland ports - Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point.

Escape To Catalina Island

Leave the hustle and bustle of the "mainland" behind. Catalina Island is the perfect place to take a break from the demands of daily life. With so many activities to choose from, your visit to Catalina Island can be adventure-packed or filled with rest and relaxation. With its year round Mediterranean climate, it's the ideal place to enjoy ocean air and sunshine.