Located just 22 miles from LA, Catalina Island is paradise! Whether you're looking for outdoor adventures, a romantic getaway, or a beach time, here are the best things to do on Catalina Island. 

The recently renovated Hotel Atwater is conveniently located close to all the top things to do on Catalina Island. The historic property has a stylish Art Deco meets beach chic theme.

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Golf Carts

Golf carts are the island's primary mode of transportation, and renting one will allow you to see all the highlights of the island in a short amount of time.

Wrigley Botanical Garden

The gardens houses a collection of plants native to the island. The centerpiece is the Wrigley Memorial, which pays tribute to the island's founder.

Descanso Beach Club

Rent a chaise and relax on the beach with delicious food and drinks - one of the most popular things to do on Catalina Island!

Bison Expedition

Did you know that Catalina Island is home to a herd of bison? This thrilling tour takes you to the rugged interior in an open-air Hummer to spot these fascinating creatures.

Scenic Overlooks

Take in the island's beauty at one of its scenic overlooks. Do not miss the Buena Vista Scenic Overlook,  arguably the best view on the island! 

Zip Line Eco Tour

One of the most exhilirating things to do on Catalina Island! You'll start 600 feet above Descanso Canyon, zipping down 5 lines that stretch up to 1000 feet at speeds up to 30 mph.