What to do in California

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California Attractions

If you're ready to discover the best of California, sign up for one of the top tours & day trips on offer, and let an experienced guide show you the most popular tourist attractions. Offering free cancellations and no added fees, our 1657 fun activities in California are also worth looking into.

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What to do in California

Things to Do in California with Kids

There are plenty of incredible experiences in California that the entire gang will get a buzz out of. These are a few of the most popular family friendly experiences in the area.


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in California on a sunny day?
What to do in California on a rainy day?
What is California famous for?
With lots of iconic attractions like these to explore, your trickiest decision will be where to go first:

  • Disneyland®
  • Universal Studios Hollywood
  • SeaWorld
  • Legoland California

What should I not miss in California?
You just can’t go home without ticking off the following list of fantastic sights:

  • Venice Beach
  • Mission Beach
  • Staples Center
  • Los Angeles Convention Center

Are there cheap things to do in California?
What can you do in California for free?
You’ll barely have time to grab your wallet out of your backpack with so many great free things to do:

  • Pier 39
  • Santa Monica Pier
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • University of California Los Angeles

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