Our ocean tours offer you the best offshore adventures on Catalina Island. Take your pick, some offer snorkeling and swimming while others offer Island Exploration and Dolphin Trips. Exploring Catalina Island coastline by boat or kayak is the best way to enjoy its pristine beaches, as most of our coastline is not accessible by roads or hiking trails. Our crystal clear water and famous kelp gardens offer the snorkeler or diver a unique diving experience. From Dolphin adventures to Parasailing, it’s all here in our Ocean Tour section.
Available year round. Come get close up and personal with the fish and beautiful marine life in our local marine preserve. This two hour guided tour of the Avalon Dive Park will take you on a memorable adventure as you explore our underwater gardens and learn about the local marine eco system from our professionally trained instructors. Our kelp gardens, clear water and beautiful marine life will make this a great addition to your stay on Catalina Island.
Availabe year round. Available in "Fun Package". This 45 minute tour will allow you to experience the varied fish population at our local marine preserve aboard the SS Nautilus. This semi-submersible is a great way to get eye to eye with our marine life at Lovers Cove. You may even experience a Sea Lion cruising by along your route. You can feed the fish from inside the vessel with our exclusive torpedo feeding system (fish food extra fee)
Available April 1 - October 31. Soar 600' above the Pacific Ocean with spectacular views of Avalon and Catalina Island. You are gently reeled out and back into the boat so you don't get wet. You can ride solo or side by side with a friend. Fly high on Catalina!
RENT A BIKE, GET A FREE WRIST WATCH
Rent one of our Pedego Electric Bikes for a half day or full day and get a free Pedego designer watch. Watches come in 10 great colors.
Our electric bikes give you more “Smiles per Mile” than any other tour in town.
Available March - October. A sunset coastal cruise is the perfect way to transition from a sun-filled day to a fun-filled night on Catalina Island. You will board Catallac and cruise out of the harbor in search of sea lions, dolphins and other ocean life as we make our way along the protected coastline and enjoy the last rays of a setting sun. The music is mellow, the Catallac bar is open to serve you everything from coffee to champagne, the views are spectacular and the conversation with future friends is easy aboard a comfortable boat. The cruise lasts 1.5 hours and will bring you back into Avalon Harbor as the lights of the town are coming on and the village nightlife beckons on shore.
Available year around. If you feed them they will come... describes this timeless attraction on Catalina's newest Glass Bottom Boat the "Sea View" - The crystal clear waters of Lover's Cove are home to a rich variety of undersea life. Our guides help you identify fish, plants and other ocean inhabitants. Great fun for the whole family! Tour time: 45 minutes. Departures, Friday through Monday.
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Available year around. Enjoy the undersea gardens at Avalon's Lovers Cove or the Avalon Dive Park. Both snorkeling areas are about a 10 minute or less walk from the Green Pier at the center of town. Package includes mask, snorkel, fins, and wet suit. Rental is up to three hours.
Available year around. Are you ready to take snorkeling and kick it up a notch! Scuba Diving allows you to stay underwater and explore without surfacing for air. Your insturctor will accompany you on your dive and will coach you before entering the water. All scuba equipment is provided. Must know how to swim. Recommended for those who are comfortable in the water and have prior snorkeling experience.
OCEAN EXPLORER PACKAGE
This 3 day 2 night package has it allExplore the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach
Catalina Express Transportation to the Island Continental Breakfast, Hotel Shuttle on Catalina Island Dolphin/Sea Lion Boat Tour, Electric Bike rental, Snorkeling Tour or Semi Submersible Submarine tour Restaurant vouchers for Avalon’s best restaurants
Available year around. This combo saves you 33% on your electric bike rental. Soar the skies and explore Avalon at your own pace with this combo. It's a day of fun for everyone in your group. Bike rental includes a helmet and a bottle of drinking water.