Nestled between San Diego and Los Angeles in Southern California, Orange County attracts beach dwellers and culture mavens from around the world. From huge amusement parks to sleepy coastal towns, attractions in Orange County run the gamut of fun attractions. Whether you are in the area on a family vacation or grabbing a weekend getaway with your significant other, there is something to do in the County of Orange that will make your trip memorable.…
Top 46 Things to do in Orange County, California
- All Activities (46)
- Adventures (11)
- Airport Shuttles & Limos (5)
- Amusement Parks (7)
- Attractions (14)
- Culinary Experiences (5)
- Day Cruises & Water Activities (9)
- Events & Shows (1)
- Land Adventures (7)
- Restaurants & Nightlife (5)
- Spas & Beauty (1)
- Sports (1)
- Tickets & Passes (2)
- Tours & Sightseeing (19)
Shark Lagoon, a 10,000-square-foot (929-sq-m) outdoor exhibit features more than 150 sharks. Watch through large viewing windows as they playfully swim by, or even touch bamboo sharks as they swim in custom-built touch pools. Watch the ocean's top predator though interactive displays that are fun for all ages.
Marvel at colorful marine life—clownfish, sea turtles, and live coral—in the tropical exhibits or step into the lorikeet forest, home to more than 100 lively lorikeets. The colorful birds chirping above your head are waiting for the perfect opportunity to rest on your arm and take a sip of nectar (available for purchase as you enter the exhibit). Read More close
Rendezvous with your expert guide at Joshua Tree National Park and hike a short distance to the climbing location while admiring the serene surroundings. Before the action begins, you get a safety overview, learn basic knots, how to belay, and review tips and techniques from an experienced instructor. Then put on your climbing shoes, helmet, and harness, ready to put it all into practice.
You have plenty of time to work on your new skills and try out routes of varying difficulty. After a few hours pushing yourself to new limits, conclude the lesson feeling challenged and accomplished after an exhilarating day on the rocks. Read More close
There's no better way to admire Newport Beach's lively waterfront, beautiful homes, and stunning islands than from the water. A friendly and attentive crew greets you with a bottomless glass of champagne as soon as you step onto the sun-soaked decks of your vessel. As you sip, listen to relaxing background music and scan the sights along the shoreline before heading toward the buffet. Fill your plate with classic breakfast dishes, carved meats, fresh salads, and tasty pastries and savor your meal as you take in views of Balboa Island, celebrity homes, and harborfront landmarks.
Sample menu includes:
- Croissants, muffins, danishes, scones, bagels
- Cinnamon French toast with berries & maple syrup
- French crepes
- Fresh fruit
- Mixed green salad
- Variety of fresh pasta & vegetable salads
- Chilled prawns with cocktail sauce
- Fresh catch of the day
- Scrambled eggs with herbs & cheese
- Country roasted potatoes
- Crispy bacon & sausage links
- New York strip loin & horseradish cream
- Oven-roasted turkey breast & cranberry chutney
- Cakes, cream puffs, cookies, fruit tart, brownies, pecan bars Read More close
Your delectable tasting tour begins near the famous Beverly Center, the only mall in Beverly Hills. The first tasting is at the nearby Magnolia Bakery, which harkens back to Grandma's kitchen with their signature red velvet cupcake.
Next is Sweet E's Bakeshop, a celebrity favorite whose owner worked with Fergie to create desserts for her baby shower. Then try a delicious salted caramel pie at Simplethings, a quaint little cafe and bakery that evokes a fond sense of going to a family gathering. Quite possibly the most popular spot on the tour is Joan's on Third, with a reputation as a hip gathering spot frequented by Hollywood stars and foodies.
The Little Michelle Bakery is the last stop on the tour. If you have been to Paris and love French pastries, don't miss this authentic French patisserie. Take some time to relax on the lovely open patio with regular Francophone patrons for an experience that may make you feel like you are in the South of France instead of Hollywood. Read More close
Enter a magical kingdom where you can sail with pirates, explore exotic jungles, meet fairy-tale princesses, dive under the ocean, and rocket through the stars—all in the same day. Embrace world-famous classics like “it’s a small world,” the Matterhorn Bobsleds, and those beloved Disney Characters you’re never too old to hug. Then blast off into the Star Wars™ universe aboard Star Tours—The Adventures Continue. Disneyland® Park is a beloved Southern California destination where generations of families have made their Disney dreams come true.
Disney California Adventure® Park
Explore 7 exciting lands that bring to life Disney and Pixar stories and characters through amazing attractions, entertainment, and dining. Prepare to be floored at Cars Land, where the Disney•Pixar’s hit movie "Cars" comes to life. Then hop aboard a vintage red trolley—inspired by the historic 1920s Pacific Electric Railway street cars—at Buena Vista Street. Take the day—and night—to discover the awe-inspiring and unforgettable themed lands of Grizzly Peak, Paradise Pier, Pacific Wharf, "a bug's land", and Hollywood Land. Read More close
Start the day by meeting your guide at Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot. Go on a short hike through the desert landscape, noticing the namesake trees surrounding you, and arrive at your first climbing site. The expert instructor gives a brief safety overview and you get outfitted with the necessary equipment, including a helmet, harness, and climbing shoes. Your day is made easier without the need for knots or belaying, instead just clipping into the top ropes to get started.
With plenty of hours to explore the numerous climbing routes, you feel challenged and accomplished with each effort as you increase your skills. Take breaks as needed to stay hydrated and re-energize with a bit of trail mix and lunch. Head home at the end of your adventure for some well-deserved rest and recovery. Read More close
Some of the attractions you can visit with your Go Los Angeles Card include:
- Universal Studios for 3, 5, & 7 day Cards (weekdays only)
- Six Flags Magic Mountain
- Legoland California
- Hollywood Movie Star Homes Tour
- Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour (adults only)
- Aquarium of the Pacific
- Kodak Theatre Guided Tour
- Pacific Park—Santa Monica Pier
- Madame Tussauds Hollywood
- Knott's Berry Farm
- Red Line tour routes
In addition to providing entrance to the above attractions, your Go Card also contains valuable insider tips, hours of operation, and additional discounts to participating partners. Read More close
Hop aboard a comfy 24-passenger mini coach and set off toward LA. Your first stop is at Venice Beach where you have 30 minutes to enjoy the sand between your toes and to explore the Bohemian-style stops along the waterfront avenue. Make sure to stop by Muscle Beach to watch body builders’ impressive routines.
Next up, you have a full hour to visit the Santa Monica Pier. Try your hand at the gymnastics course, ride the Ferris wheel, or grab a corn dog from the original Hot Dog on a Stick booth.
Then, spend some time window shopping at the luxury shops of Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. See all the latest fashions in the shops that the celebrities frequent.
At lunch time, stop by The Grove and Farmers Market. An assortment of boutiques and restaurants keep you busy and satiated for your hour here.
Make sure you snap a photo of you with your favorite celebrity’s handprint before hopping back on the bus for the return journey to Anaheim. Along the way, your guide points out the million-dollar homes of stars and iconic movie sites. Read More close
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Meet your guide and the rest of your group at Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot. Once you're geared up, follow your expert instructor through a series of lessons that teach you how to escape belay, use an auto-locking device to ascend and aid an injured or fallen climber, and return both of you safely to the ground.
From friction hitches for slings to auto-block knots, Bowering systems to tandem rappelling, this lesson shows you what it takes to become a hero on the slopes. Finish up with a new level of knowledge and preparedness to take on your next climb with confidence. Read More close
Make your way to Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot to meet up with your guide. The expert instructor provides a brief orientation to review fundamental safety tips and techniques for a successful day of climbing. Gather the provided equipment, including your harness, helmet, climbing shoes, and head out on a short hike to the best routes for your experience level.
On this outing, there is no need for knots, belaying, or commands. You easily clip into one of the designated top ropes and begin climbing. Your attentive guide provides as much or as little assistance as you need to feel comfortable and to improve your skills. Read More close
Meet your guide at the Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot, where you gear up and start scaling the remarkable landscape around you. Professional instructors are on hand with attentive, personal guidance to help you build on the fundamentals of safe rock-climbing techniques and handling the belay at the bottom of the cliff.
As the day goes on, you can practice several new knots and methods for setting up top-rope anchor systems. Finish up with the knowledge you need to evaluate safe climbing areas, build and remove anchors, and rappel with confidence the next time you want to scale the outdoors. Read More close
Get started by greeting your guide at the Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot, where you meet your group and gear up with the help of your expert instructors. With their guidance and the safety of a mock lead, you learn how to lead sport routes, clip gear, lead belay, protect from a leader fall, manage your rope, and plan your route.
Once you've learned the secrets of sport climbing, from the safety and fundamentals to rope finding, movement, and communication, end the lesson feeling ready to take on the spectacular rocks with well-earned expertise. Read More close
Get started at the Joshua Tree Visitor Center's Parking Lot, where you gear up and get to know your instructor and fellow climbers. Over the course of the class, you can rely on the safety of a top rope and mock lead as you learn to teach how to lead trad routes, place and remove pro, clip gear, use slings, lead belay, protect from a leader fall, manage your rope, plan your route, and more.
From the fundamentals, safety instruction, and organizing your rack to climbing movement and communication, this lesson opens the door to an incredible climbing experience. Finish up with some new insight and the knowledge you need to take on the slopes with confidence. Read More close
Meet outside the world-famous Hollywood Roosevelt hotel, home to the very first Academy Awards and once home to Marilyn Monroe. Following the Boulevard, travel on past the Chinese Theater and El Capitan, now owned by Disney. Other allegedly haunted places nearby are Yamashiro and the Magic Castle, where you can supposedly get a drink from a bartender who passed away a long time ago.
Taking in the sights alone can be an exciting experience as you traverse down Hollywood Boulevard. But as you stand outside places like the Knickerbocker Hotel, where Houdini's wife used to hold annual séances on Halloween, you can feel the historic energy that emanates from this vibrant place.
Head past the Egyptian Theater, Boardner's, and Musso and Frank's, the legendary speak-easy from the Prohibition era. Filled with both exciting history, haunting stories, and famous ghosts like Sam Warner, the Black Dahlia, and Howard Hughes, this tour has something for everyone. Read More close
Begin your day of adventure at GhostRider®, one of the longest and tallest wooden roller coasters in the world. Perched 118 feet (36 m) high above historic Ghost Town, hang on tight as your mining car twists, drops, dips, and turns on this hair-raising ride.
Then head over to Knott’s first suspended roller coaster—the Silver Bullet®. Find yourself upside down 6 times and reaching speeds of 55 miles per hour (89 km/h) as you spiral, corkscrew, and fly into a cobra roll.
Next, visit Supreme Scream®, where you're lifted a staggering 252 feet (77 m) into the air and dropped straight down for 3 seconds of pure heart-stopping adrenaline.
For a change of pace, take the little ones over to Camp Snoopy—packed with dozens of kid-sized adventures. Home to the PEANUTS gang, watch a performance in Camp Snoopy Theater® or lay on Linus’ blanket at Linus Launcher® while Snoopy grabs the blanket and launches you 10 feet (3 m) in the air.
If you choose to purchase the combination ticket, make your way to Knott's Soak City Water Park next door where you can cool off in the 750,000-gallon wave pool or slip down the 17 speed, tube, and body slides. Read More close
This summer, immerse yourself in the one-of-a-kind interactive entertainment experience, Ghost Town Alive! This limited-time celebration allows you to feel as if you live in the Old West. Choose to be a local hero, or pledge your allegiance to the town’s notorious bandits. Next, go for a ride on GhostRider®, the longest, fastest and tallest wooden roller coaster on the West Coast. Once you're back on solid ground, enjoy a delicious meal at Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant, which has just been completely refurbished.
After lunch, head over to Knott’s first suspended roller coaster—the Silver Bullet®. Find yourself upside down 6 times and reaching speeds of 55 miles per hour (89 km/h) as you spiral, corkscrew, and fly into a cobra roll. Next, visit Supreme Scream®, where you're lifted a staggering 252 feet (77 m) into the air and dropped straight down for 3 seconds of pure heart-stopping adrenaline.
For a change of pace, take the little ones over to Camp Snoopy—home to the Peanuts gang and packed with dozens of kid-sized adventures. Watch a performance in Camp Snoopy Theater® or lay on Linus’ blanket at Linus Launcher® while Snoopy grabs the blanket and launches you 10 feet (3 m) in the air. Read More close
Start your day at the popular Old Man Falls. Built for speed seekers, lie on your back and drop an exhilarating 63 feet (19 m) down a slippery and wet slide.
Then head over to the 750,000-gallon (2,839,058-l) Tidal Wave Bay to catch the best waves in town. Relax in the sun when the waves are calm and feel the excitement of the churning tide when the water begins to erupt.
Next, play at the 3-story Toyota Beach House which features 200 water guns, nozzles, and sprayers or simply float peacefully along the 1780 feet (542 m) winding Sunset River—one of the longest water park lazy rivers in the world.
For a change of pace, lead your pint-sized surfers to Gremmie Lagoon, a hands-on water playground complete with giant-sized turtles, crabs, and a mischievous submarine-swallowing octopus.
If you choose to purchase the combination ticket, dry yourself off and make your way over to Knott’s Berry Farm Theme Park next door to enjoy more than 165 world-class rides, live shows, and attractions. Read More close
Make your way to the marina at Lake Elsinore for a quick introduction to your rental gear, and then get to know the vehicle that carries you out on the water. A 3-seater craft is great if you have kids in your crew or want to cruise around with company, while single-rider, stand-up jet skis offer fun challenges and high-speed thrills if you want to tackle the waves on your own.
If you'd like a local to show you around, a half-day or full-day guided tour lets you get a lay of the land. Riding on their own jet ski in front of you, your guide offers driving tips and pointers in addition to showing you the greatest beaches that Lake Elsinore has to offer. Read More close
At Miniland USA you can see detailed LEGO® depictions of 7 American cities, LEGO® Star Wars, New England Harbor, and the Block of Fame. Miniland USA is constructed with over 20 million LEGO® bricks in 1:20 scale.
Learn the "Legends of Chima" story and get soaked on The Quest for CHI boat ride at World of Chima. Float past LEGO® scenes that animate with blasts from your water cannon, and have water-cannon battles with other boats as well as with people on the walkway.
Land of Adventure casts you as an explorer, weaving along a LEGO® dinosaur jungle on the Coastersaurus roller coaster, or treasure hunting with lasers at the lights-out Lost Kingdom Adventure ride.
For the simple joy of playing with LEGO® blocks, Imagination Zone lets you be hands on. Build a car to race on a timed track, and challenge your technical side with some robot construction.
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After being picked up from your hotel, cruise through downtown LA to Hollywood—the heart and soul of the entertainment capital of the world. Spend an hour exploring the TCL Chinese Theatre and checking out the celebrity names inscribed on Hollywood Boulevard's Walk of Fame. Keep your eyes peeled, since you may just spot a star or 2 walking among the crowds.
Your expert guide shares facts and anecdotes about the city as you ride by the luxury retailers and well-heeled shoppers on glamorous Rodeo Drive, the stately mansions of Beverly Hills, and the bright billboards and club signs of the Sunset Strip. Stop at the historic Farmers Market, where you can grab lunch at one of the traditional food stalls or in The Grove, an upscale retail shopping center.
From here, make your way to beautiful Santa Monica. Stroll the shops of the Third Street Promenade and take in the fair-like atmosphere of the iconic pier. Then head down to the beach. Join the hordes of sunbathers, admire the crashing surf, or kick off your shoes for a barefoot, beachfront saunter before you return to your hotel. Read More close
Visit movie stars, television stars, athletes, entertainers, directors, and Hollywood icons as you explore all the museum has to offer. This is a great way to get pictures without velvet ropes or bodyguards between you and your favorite stars.
Cozy up to Denzel Washington, hang with Snoop Dogg, dance with Audrey Hepburn, battle Hugh Jackman as the Wolverine, or do an ollie with Tony Hawk. With more than 100 stars and icons, you're sure to see some of your favorites. There are plenty of photo opportunities as you get up close with celebrities in this interactive wax museum.
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The good King Don Carlos and his enchanting daughter, Princess Catalina, invite you to become part of their court for the evening. The pageantry of the knights is on full display as they thunder into the arena atop mighty steeds. Cheer as your knight engages in jousting and other manner of combat and the royal falconer thrills you with the feats of his magnificent birds of prey.
As the tale unfolds, you're presented with a banquet of savory fare to sate your appetite. Your meal includes select non-alcoholic beverages; or you may order from the full service bar before, during, and after the show. After dinner, be sure to browse the castle’s Hall of Arms to discover fascinating Medieval artifacts.
Sample Bill of Fare
- Oven-roasted chicken, garlic bread, tomato bisque soup, spare rib, and a castle pastry
- Hummus and warm pita bread, carrot and celery sticks, 3-bean stew with fire-roasted tomato and brown rice, and fresh fruit or Italian ice (based on availability) Read More close
Pick up your list of suspects and your packet of clues, putting your heads together right from the start to follow twisted riddles and mind-bending puzzles through downtown San Clemente. Use your wits and a little creativity as you move between locations, with each stop revealing another piece of the investigation and helping you eliminate suspects.
The layout of San Clemente is perfect for a murder mystery scavenger hunt, with locations clustered close together in the center of town. Cover 3–4 miles (5–6. 5 km) as you crisscross downtown, climbing from the pier to Del Mar as you discover new parts of San Clemente in a totally fun and interactive way. If you get stuck, you can call the helpline for a hint as you work your way through challenging and entertaining clues in the race to reveal the killer. Read More close
Pick up your list of suspects and your packet of clues, putting your heads together right from the start to follow twisted riddles and mind-bending puzzles through downtown Laguna Beach. Use your wits and a little creativity as you move between locations, with each stop revealing another piece of the investigation and helping you eliminate suspects.
The layout of Laguna Beach is perfect for a murder mystery scavenger hunt, with locations clustered close together in the center of town. Cover 3–4 miles (5–6. 5 km) as you crisscross downtown, discovering new parts of Laguna Beach in a totally fun and interactive way. If you get stuck, you can call the helpline for a hint as you work your way through challenging and entertaining clues in the race to reveal the killer. Read More close
Your classic, old-style Woody Bus brings you from Anaheim to the Pacific Coast to begin your tour. Take full advantage of your hop-on hop-off privileges at any of the stops to fully explore local culture.
In Huntington Beach, browse shops on Main Street before expanding your knowledge of surfing history at the International Surf Museum. The Newport Pier offers fun and games for the entire family. Find the perfect piece of art to take home as a memento of your California vacation among the many galleries of Laguna Beach.
When you complete your visit to any of these locations, simply hop on the next bus and continue your journey. Read More close
Ride in air-conditioned comfort to the Carlsbad Premium Outlets and find impressive savings every day on designer and name-brand items. Shop at stores like Banana Republic, Barneys New York, DKNY, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, and more.
This outdoor shopping extravaganza lets you hop from store to store to find the perfect gift, a souvenir of your trip, or something new just for you.
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Board a replica Spanish galleon and journey back in time to witness sword-swinging pirates and the evil seafaring crook Captain Sebastian. Cheer on your own pirate mascot and surround yourself with blasting cannons and booming fireworks—you even get a chance to play an actual role in the show.
Feast with fellow crew members on a delectable 3-course meal. Choose from soup or salad, Caribbean-influenced entrées, royal deserts, and complimentary soft drinks, coffee, or beer. Witness the Gypsy King, an exotic snake dancer, old-time street vendors, and trusty fortune tellers.
Plunge into a romantic and comedic tale of action, acrobatics, and excitement as you munch on a scrumptious meal. Enjoy this incredible combination of food and fantasy—and conquer the evil band of pirates.
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Once you meet your instructor, start out with some of the basics as get familiar with the surfboard and get comfortable handling it in the water. Practice getting on the board, try some proper paddling styles, and discover the best technique that works for you as you learn how to catch a wave.
When you're ready, listen to your guide give you pointers on which wave to attack, and then paddle to catch up with its tumbling white crest, balancing as you stand up and cruise all the way back to shore. Ideal for those with no surfing experience and for intermediates looking to hone their skills, this private lesson is the ideal way to get to know the breaks off the OC's sandy shores. Read More close
To help ring in the 100th year, go watch a centennial-themed Dr. Zoolittle show at the Wegeforth Bowl, where the brand new state-of-the-art Centennial Theater offers an amazing viewing experience. Be on the lookout for 10 different birthday party stations that are scattered throughout the zoo and participate in intriguing presentations about how the zoo was founded and how it’s evolved over the years.
Between the special celebrations, come face to face with a huge array of exotic animals, as the park boasts over 400 different species. Wander from one natural habitat to the next, as you move from the savanna of African elephants and zebras, to rhinos bathing in a cool oasis, to playful meerkats rummaging around their burrows before poking their heads out to greet you.
Before you leave, don’t forget to take a high-flying ride on the Skyfari aerial tram, cruise around the zoo on a guided bus tour, and consider up-close interactions that can put you face to snout with a few of your favorite creatures.
This immersive and educational expedition takes you around the world as you witness fantastic creatures in habitats that perfectly simulate their natural wildlife homes. As you look back on 100 years of excellence, you might even forget that you’re in a zoo at all. Read More close
Enjoy a narrated tour of the sensational coastline of Long Beach. Pose for a photo opportunity in front of the grandest ocean liner of her time, the Queen Mary, before being whisked away to stunning Catalina Island.
Step aboard the Catalina Express and enjoy a smooth trip across the sea in comfort and style aboard a state-of-the-art passenger ferry. After just an hour-long ride, step off into serene island life with crystal-clear water and blue skies.
This resort community offers a little something for everyone. It's an ideal way to spend the day before heading back to the California coast. Venture to hiking trails, soak in the sun at the beach, or splash in the warm Pacific waters. Explore the history and botanical gardens of Avalon or shop and dine among the quaint shops and restaurants of the seaport village.
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At the park entrance, Explorer's Reef lets you literally get hands-on with a variety of fish in 4 different touch pools, where you can have your fingers tickled by cleaner fish and discover what a bamboo shark feels like.
For fast thrills, the Manta® flying roller coaster tilts you parallel to the ground and sends you headfirst on a twisting, plunging trip that starts with an inverted nosedive.
A walk through Shark Encounter's underwater viewing tunnel lets you see mysterious swimming predators from nearly every angle. Be sure to take a look along the tunnel's edges to see if you can spot any shark teeth.
The park's One Ocean® show centers on human-ocean interaction. Orcas jump skyward, dancing fountains dot the water, and a Splash Zone seat gives you submerged views of whales flapping their fins to drench you with water.
At the Aquatica waterpark, cool off with waves ranging from serene to extreme at the wave pool, a high-speed mat ride, a lazy river, and a toddler-friendly waterslide. With private cabanas as well as a chance to see turtles and flamingos up close, enjoy the park with fun for the whole family.
Get ready for summer at Aquatica SeaWorld’s Waterpark® where the South Seas meets Southern California in this whimsical, tropical oasis. Discover your inner Aquatican with waves from serene to extreme, a chance for up-close experiences with turtles and flamingos, as well as private cabanas and attractions for the whole family.
If you are looking for the biggest thrill in the park, make a splash at the newest attraction, Taumata Racer®—a high-speed competitive mat ride where you meet adventure head first. If you prefer a more relaxed way to cool off, splash in the wave pool, float in a tube on the lazy river, or enjoy smaller toddler-friendly slides.
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Sit back during a convenient shuttle ride from Anaheim to the mall, which is just 15 minutes from the Pacific Ocean and 20 minutes from Disneyland. Pick up a souvenir gift and your VIP Savings Card, full of discounts for the shops and eateries at South Coast Plaza. This shopping center boasts the highest concentration of designer and brand-name fashion retail in the country, with boutiques including Tory Burch, CHANEL, Gucci, and Burberry.
Stroll through this stellar cast of diverse retailers to find something special for everyone, whether you're shopping for kitchen goods, clothing, kids' wear, athletic gear, or work-ready accessories. Some of the brand name shops include Coach, Lululemon Athletica, Hermes, Chloe, Ralph Lauren, Kate Spade New York, Fendi, and Tory Burch.
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After you're picked up from your hotel, settle into a comfortable coach and begin your full-day trek of Los Angeles and Hollywood. Visit the California Science Center and get up close to the majestic Space Shuttle Endeavour before viewing an IMAX film. You also have the opportunity to walk under a million gallons of water in the nearby Ocean Habitat.
Continue on to the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame, where you can stroll along Hollywood Boulevard and spot the stars of your favorite celebrities. Drive through an In-N-Out Burger and grab lunch to eat in the coach as you move along to the Griffith Observatory, one of the city's true icons. Peer through an enormous telescope before enjoying an eye-popping show in the Oschin Planetarium.
Next, head to Downtown Los Angeles, a bustling area that's packed with history and culture. Cruise by the Walt Disney Concert Hall and Music Center, then drive down historic Broadway Street before heading back to Anaheim and bringing your memorable experience to an end with drop-off at your hotel. Read More close
There's nothing quite like a luxurious spa treatment to take you from tired and stressed to radiant and centered. With the Spafinder gift card, you can check in at salons, spas, gyms, or therapeutic centers that cover everything from facials and haircuts to Pilates and chiropractic work. Unwind and get glowing with a beautifying, de-stressing service at an elegant day spa, or find a fitness studio and work it out in a toning Barre class or a calorie-busting boot camp.
Your gift card never expires, and can be used on a wide range of treatments, classes, services, and products, whether you're in the market for a new yoga mat or wanting to touch up your hair color before a big event. Treat yourself to wellness—your body and mind will thank you. Read More close
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After a quick safety debriefing, a driver is ready to show you the brand new exclusive 1. 2 mile racetrack, designed with 8 turns and featuring a 1,600 ft. straight. Grip the passenger-side handle and hang on as your driver gives you a test run of the track in a brand new Porsche Cayenne. Listen closely to vital tips that help you during your solo drive.
Start your engine, grip the wheel, and test the limits of speed and sound in your choice of the following supercars: Ferrari, Lamborghini Gallardo, Audi R8 V10, or Nissan GT-R. Continued 1-on-1 coaching will be given to help you improve your technique with every lap.
Prefer to leave the driving to the adrenaline junkies? Family and friends are welcome to snap photos of courageous loved ones from secure areas near the track.
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Friendly and attentive crew members greet you with a glass of bubbly as you're welcomed aboard a sumptuous yacht. As the lines are thrown off and the boat sets out from the marina, take a seat at your private table for the gourmet dinner that awaits you. Local specialties like panko-crusted salmon and a savory Caesar salad are served alongside artisan breads, and a decadent dessert brings your meal to a sweet close.
Put down your fork, grab a drink from the bar, and head outside. On the upper deck, a DJ plays classic songs and contemporary hits that are sure to get your toes tapping. You cruise continues past the twinkling city lights and tranquil beachfront scenery as you dance the rest of the night away.
Sample menu includes:
- Variety of artisan flatbreads and baguettes with garlic herb cheese spread and cilantro pesto
- House Caesar salad with grilled ciabatta crostini, cherry tomatoes, parmesan cheese, and radicchio
- Panko-crusted salmon with miso honey glaze and fresh seasonal vegetables
- Captain's beef short ribs with chipotle port wine sauce and house special potatoes
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Rendevous with your ship at Newport Bay. Then board the ship and set sail along the coastline, feeling the thriving atmosphere of a busy harbor as you cruise along. Snap photos of million-dollar yachts, and wave at the passengers on the passing cruise ships.
As you journey along, take advantage of the full bar located on the boat, and help yourself to a crunchy serving of chips with mild salsa. See bonfires sparkling on the shore where beachgoers gather to warm their hands as they enjoy the cooler night air. Choose to join them once you've docked and disembarked from your memorable sunset or night time cruise. Read More close
As you wander the decks of the Queen Mary, quickly discover why this legendary ship was popular among the elite for transatlantic travel. From bow to stern, its immaculate design is a testament to how quality stands the test of time. Its authentic interior and original artwork have been lovingly restored.
Make sure to join one of the guided tours available throughout the day to learn the Queen Mary's darkest secrets and find out why she is also known as "The Haunted Ship. " Vivid storytelling and special effects transport you to a world of mystery, where you get to relive tales of ghost sightings, paranormal activity, and even disastrous accidents. You might even catch a glimpse of "The Lady in White," a ghost said to reside onboard. Read More close
Step back in time to 1912 and explore more than 250 exhibits, artifacts, and full-scale reproductions of ship locations. Go on a chronological journey through the life of the Titanic from its construction to life aboard and the disaster in April 1912. Entertaining actors in authentic period costumes serve as your guides as they portray passengers and deliver accounts of the ship's maiden—and final—voyage.
With your guides portraying notable Titanic crew members and passengers, such as Captain Smith and Margaret Brown, you hear stories of those who traveled aboard the most infamous ship in history. As you tour the museum, experience all the allure and spectacle of this doomed ship that still lies in the depths of the Atlantic. Read More close
Cruise through... trendy Melrose Avenue, Bel Air, and the Sunset Strip, home to celebrity-sighting hot spots like Whisky A Go Go and House of Blues. Stop at Hollywood Boulevard and seek out your favorite star on the Walk of Fame before you top off your evening at the home of the Academy Awards, Dolby Theatre (formerly Kodak). Don't forget to look up toward the rolling hills to catch a glimpse of the historic Hollywood Sign.
End your day at Universal Studios to get a behind-the-scenes look at film production and learn how special effects make your favorite movie moments come to life. Enjoy thrilling rides, including The Simpsons and Revenge of the Mummy. Experience the intense, award-winning King Kong 360 3-D and explore the world-famous Universal Backlot. Read More close
Experience the serene beauty of the sea's gentle giants while enjoying the beautiful Southern California coastline. Giant blue whales, with lengths up to 100 feet (30. 48 m), finback whales, and humpback whales are just a few varieties that make their home in the Southern California waters.
The captain and crew are all specialists in marine biology and engage and entertain each passenger with detailed information about the marine life and environment. The ship offers a large sundeck, indoor and outdoor seating, and snacks (not included in the listed price).
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