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Catalina Expeditions Tours

Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 800-626-1496
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US$ 129.00*
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Catalina Island Zip Line Eco Tour
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US$ 35.00*
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Catalina Island Undersea Expedition
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US$ 19.00*
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Catalina Island Avalon Scenic Tour
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The Santa Catalina Island Company has offered quality tours on Catalina Island since 1894. Exclusive tours include: the new Zip Line Eco Tour, the Casino Behind the Scenes Tour; Inland Expedition, seasonal Sundown Isthmus Cruise to the village of Two Harbors; Flying Fish Tour and the rugged Cape Canyon Expedition. Other popular tours include: Undersea Expedition; Skyline Drive; Glass Bottom Boat Voyage and the Avalon Scenic Tour. Ticket locations at each boat terminal and 5 outlets in Avalon. Tours can also be purchased online or with a lodging package at the Pavilion Hotel or Hotel Atwater.
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Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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+1 800-626-1496
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Some tours are not open all year & others are not running all week. Certain days~~~ check out schedule before you travel. Some tours might be avail in early morning head there first thing. The tours go fast, you can book online.

1  Thank YardSaleLdy
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We took the skyline tour of Catalina and it was beautiful! Our tour guide Cindy was so funny and friendly. She deserves every dollar she makes !

Thank angela p
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If you have a few extra dollars and a little bit of time, the Undersea Expedition (green semi-sub) makes for a fun time. Cruise out to Lovers Cove and hear about the protected marine environment just off the shore. Nice staff. You can choose the...More

2  Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were lucky to get a last minute cancellation on the two hour East End tour. It was very bumpy but worth it for the views around the island. We saw a lot of interesting plants but unfortunately the animals were all hiding yesterday. Our...More

Thank taffbach
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We took the "submarine" tour to Lover's Cove. This is a boat that is shaped like a submarine, but it does not go underwater. You walk down into it and sit under the water level. It has glass windows on each side. They feed the...More

1  Thank susanmS4544MA
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband and I were on Catalina for the Marathon weekend and I had wanted to take the bus tour to see the other side of the island. We decided on the Inland Expedition bus tour over the Jeep and Humvee tours- been there, done...More

Thank MySoCalTeardrop
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Took the skyline tour in the Hummer. Our guide was fantastic and knowledgeable. We stood at the top of the mountains and had the Pacific Ocean on the left and the San Pedro Channel on the right. Such a gorgeous day we could see Mt....More

Thank LivingLife500
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We took the Skyline drive tour while the other 3 in our party took the inland expedition tour for the 3rd time. The bison were the selling point. Enjoyed seeing the bison in the valley. Last visit to Catalina island was September 2010, most likely...More

Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this tour. You see so much of the island. We saw some bisons too browsing! Beautiful views too. Our driver was awesome, she told us so much about the history of the island.

Thank Ornella B
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I ended up scheduling our Skyline Drive tour after I could not get seats on the Inland Expedition. I am very happy with our tour. Our guide was Tim and he has been doing Island tours for 6 years and knows all about the Island....More

Thank 707clayg
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Yes, many different options. Just ask.
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Response from Donna G | Reviewed this property |
Hi - go to Catalina's Chamber of Commerce web site and they list the schedule of cruise ships arrivals. I was in Catalina over a few days and there is a big difference between days with and without cruise ships, without... More
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