Fun Things To Do On Catalina Island

Catalina Island is one of the Channel Islands off the coast of Southern California.  Most of the island is a protected nature preserve;  cars are not allowed for visitors so most people get around on foot or on golf carts which can be rented.


Apart from walking around the town of Avalon which is one square mile, here is a short list of activities.


Golf Cart Rentals

Catalina Auto and Bike Rental

-A short two blocks away from the ferry pier; this company will rent bikes and golf carts


Sightseeing Tours

Discovery Tours:

-This company sets up glass bottom boat rides, a drive through the interior of the island, as well as boat

                trips around the island

Catalina Transportation  Services:  Call 310.510.0342

-Full service transportation solutions from taxis to limos;

Catalina Ocean Rafting: Call 310.510.0211; 800.990-RAFT

-Coastal trips as well as island circumnavigation on guided Zodiac boats


Kayak and Snorkel Rentals

Descanso Beach Ocean Sports:  Call 310.510.1226

-Guided kayak tours and expeditions


Catalina Island Golf Course: Call 310.510.0530

-Full 18 hole course with club and cart rentals; tennis courts available as well


Massage/Day Spas

Treat yourself while on the island!

The Spa At Catalina: Call 310.510.9255 or 310.0325 ext 6121


A Touch of Heaven:  Metropole Marketplace at the Hotel Metropole Call 310.510.1633

-Our favorite and highly recommended!  A great treat!