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Feel SoCal: A Dana Point Tour


Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    Approximately 6 hours

  • Start time

    8:30 a.m.

  • Meeting Point

    Dana Point Lantern District Sign, 24292 Del Prado Ave., Dana Point, CA 92629

  • Ending Point

    Same as the meeting point

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Discover the picturesque beauty of Dana Point with a local guide!
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch at a popular food joint by the harbor!
  • Gear up for a kayaking session in the Pacific Ocean!
  • Check out the maritime education center in Dana Point: The Ocean Institute!
  • Meet your friendly and informative local guide!


Fall in love with the stunning scenery of Southern California during Feel SoCal: A Dana Point Tour!

With your Feel SoCal: A Dana Point Tour tickets, you’ll discover one of the most beautiful places in California. Jumpstart your tour with coffee and a pastry in the arts district. Then, follow your guide up to Bluff Top Trail and enjoy the breath-taking view of the harbor and the Pacific Ocean. Afterwards, embark on an exhilarating kayaking adventure in the Pacific Ocean with your expert guide. And, find out why taking a walk along the harbor and hearing about the history of Dana Point is what to do in California!

Make your way to a popular food joint by the harbor for a quick bite. Then, you’ll head over to the maritime education center know as the Ocean Institute. You might even get to view the two historic ships moored here: The “Pilgrim” and “Spirit of the Dana Point”. You’ll set off for a hike on the beautiful trails of the Headlands and check out the Nature Interpretive Center, too. It’s one of the best things to do in California!


  • Feel SoCal: A Dana Point Tour
  • A 6-hour guided tour of Dana Point
  • Coffee and a pastry
  • Lunch worth $15, including a drink
  • Kayak rental
  • Entrance fee to Ocean Institute
  • Live guide and commentary


  • Additional food and drinks
  • Souvenirs and personal shopping
  • Gratuities for your guide

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

So there is no last minute rush, please arrive 15 minutes early.

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

There will be a considerable amount of walking.

Bring along swimming clothes for kayaking activity.

There is an opportunity to change clothes before the kayaking tour. There will be restrooms along the way, but please bring a water bottle to refill and comfortable walking shoes. You can safely leave your personal belongings at the Kayak rental location while we are out on the water. The guide will give clear instructions on how to enter, use, and exit your kayak if you are inexperienced. Please be aware that you might get a bit wet.

The walking distance is about 5 miles (8 kilometers) with approximately 50 yards/meters of elevation gain. The walking is spread out over 6 hours with several breaks.

If the weather is particularly bad, we will be unable to go ahead with the tour.

Children under the age of 12 years will need to sit this one out.

We can accommodate vegetarians and other dietary restrictions. Please notify us in advance if you have any dietary requests. You can do so in the “Additional information” box at checkout.

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