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Catalina Adventure Tours - The best Catalina Island Adventure experience! Catalina Adventure tours have been catering to tourists from around the world for over 20 years. Catalina Adventure Tours features the best Catalina Island packages including...more
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1 Cabrillo Mole, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 877-510-2888
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 May 2011

Afishinado Charters offers an adventure tour that cannot be beat. On this tour we went to the other side of Catalina Island and in 3hours saw more wildlife than I have ever seen. Included were: 1. Eagles 2. Tiger sharks 3. Herons 4. Sea Lions...More

5  Thank jbuescher
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 January 2007

My husband and I were on a cruise and one of our day trips was in Avalon on Catalina Island. We reviewed and searched for fun things to do. We decided to book a submarine tour with Catalina Adventure Tours and if we booked that...More

34  Thank Trvls4fun
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really cool experience to do this with your partner if you are both interested in underwater life. You get to see reefs and fish! Not a ton of variety we only saw 4-6 fish but it was still fun! You definitely need to buy fish...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a gift for my husband for his birthday. It was nice, but I expected a little more for the price I paid. I don't think this should be more than $25.00. Other than that, it was nice.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our underwater exploration tour in the semi-sub; the sub is clean and comfortable with plenty of seating for everyone. We saw a wide variety of fish as we traveled from the Green Pier to Lover's Cove. Especially enjoyed seeing the opaleye whose eyes...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The tour guide warned us that is would be bumpy and it was, but tons of fun. We were sad that the weather wasn't better it was very overcast. That didn't stop the fun. We had a great tour guide that told us the history...More

Thank tlpooh
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

What a GREAT and unique way to explore Catalina Island. We boarded a huge, 2 1/2 ton Army Surplus truck and made our way through a series of hairpin turns on a one-way road that had a skimpy share of the side of the mountain...More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Avoid - They don't offer any refunds. Very disappointed even though trip advisor claimed it could be cancelled 48 hours in advance.

1  Thank Paul R
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Well that was a waste of 2.5 hours. The ride is bumpy, but we knew that. The views of the harbor are great, but you could rent a golf cart and get the same. The island has not had any cleansing rain in so long...More

1  Thank dlynns
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This is the only "Semi-sub" aka glass bottomish boat that has a little button you can push that dispenses fish food, which attracts many fish and is a delight for kids!

1  Thank jansonjj
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We booked this tour ahead of time & were advised the vehicle broke down & a bus was going to take its place & that we would love it, but that it was the exact same tour. We were told the bus was air conditioned...More

2  Thank Ellen W
Reviewed 25 July 2018

All the tours are too expensive - around $60 to sit on glass bottom boat with my grandson for 45 min. Bus ride around the island will cost over $150 for us and decided against it. I will take him to zoo and aquarium instead......More

1  Thank oldprune
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