Plan Your Visit

See you in an hour! That's all it takes! Trade in the hectic pace of Southern California for island time and prepare to be wowed.

Where Is Catalina Island?

Santa Catalina Island, often called Catalina Island, or just Catalina, is an island off the coast of Southern California.just 22 miles (35…

Getting Here

By sea or air, getting to Catalina is easy and fun. You can get to Catalina Island by ferry from four mainland ports in Southern…

Getting Around

Avalon, Catalina Island’s main town, is only one square mile in size and everything is within easy walking distance. In fact walking…


View maps of Avalon, Two Harbors and Catalina Island. View campgrounds, trails, points of interest, beaches, coves and more on Catalina…

Care For Catalina

When visiting Catalina Island, the need to be conscious of limiting waste and consumption of precious resources is paramount to the…

Helpful Information

Catalina Island facts and visitor information including climate, what to wear, pets, beaches, showers  and more.


There’s so much to see and do on Catalina Island that it takes more than a day to do it all!


The weather on Catalina Island is described as a mild subtropical climate with warm year-round temperatures. The average high temperature…

Catalina Flyer

Catalina Flyer from Newport

$10 Off Catalina Island Ferry

Hop onboard the Catalina Flyer for daily ferry service from Newport Beach to Avalon, Catalina Island in just over 1 hour.