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.
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.
Available April 17 - September 30. If you like to snorkel but want to stay underwater and explore, this is the tour for you. Snuba is like scuba diving but without all the heavy gear. You will get full instruction and an instructor will be with you during your underwater adventure.
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 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.
Available April 7 - November 30 - If you have a need for speed, this is the activity for you. It’s fun, exciting and doesn't require any special training. We will provide you with all the safety equipment and 10 square miles of beautiful ocean waters to ride on. You may even encounter sea lions or dolphins along your route. The hourly rate includes transportation to the Jet Ski Barge, life Jackets and full instruction on how to operate a personal watercraft (Waverunner).
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Available April - November. 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 round. Included in "Fun Package". This one and a quarter hour adventure takes full advantage of Catalina Island’s abundant wildlife and scenic coastline. Our six Passenger boat will take you from Avalon out into the Pacific Ocean in search of our favorite species, the Common Dolphin. During whale migration season we will also travel out to the local hang out for the whales as they migrate through the nutrient rich waters of Catalina Island.
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. 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.