Sights to Visit in So. Cal.

Day Trips: Pick from one of the following trip ideas to see the best that Calif. has to offer
Palm Springs Aerial Tram
http://www.pstramway.com
1 hour and 36 min drive
Tram price $21.95  Ride & Dine Price $35.50 (nice buffet with view)

Also in Palm Spring to see:

Indian Canyons $8.00  http://www.palmsprings.com/points/canyon/index.html
Palm Springs Art Museum $12.50 http://www.psmuseum.org/
Palm Springs Walk of the Stars free http://www.palmsprings.com/stars/

San Diego

Balboa Cultural Park & Museums 1 hour and 45 min drive
 
http://www.balboapark.org/


  Featuring 15 museums, gardens, the Spanish Village Art Center and more. Suggested museums include: Museum of Photographic Art $6.00, Science Museum which
includes astronomy, Planetarium and IMAX Shows $8.00 or Galleries & 1 IMAX Show $12.50, Art Museum $10.00, Spanish Village is free to stroll and view
multiple art galleries and artistic crafts. Most of the gardens are free as well.

Hollywood Drive time roughly under two hours traffic is heavy in this area

Grauman's chinese Theater - Movie Premier Tickets $9.00 - $12.00 Griffith Park Observatory -live planetarium show $7.00 see the Hollywood sign from here


El Capitan Theater Take in a special showing of the upcoming movie Narnia Prince Caspian and see the walk of the stars and look around Grauman's theater while in the area

Santa Barbara
2 hour drive
Scenic drive along the coast

While in the area take a walk on Stearn's Wharf where every Sunday
is an art show. See the Ty Sea center, and end your day with a coastal or sunset cruise. $20.00 for cruise, sea center $7.00


Santa Barbara Waterfront Activities


Or Visit Famous Venice Beach
50 min drive
Stroll the boardwalk and watch artist and street performers
http://www.westland.net/venice/

Catalina Island
Boat departs just 20 min. from us. 1 hour boat ride and spend till
4:30 exploring the island. Island tours are extra ranging from $16.00
and up. Boat ride to Catalina with discount is $56.00

Things to do for just a few hours to half a day
all within a half and hour away


Prepared while you watch Chinese food. Cheap & fun


Horseback Riding $15.00 for an hour

Entertainment, Shops & Dining at
Down Town Disney

Ripley's Believe it or not Museum $8.95 buy one get one free

Dana Point
 Pyrate Adventure Sail  $36.00

Newport Beach
Gondola Ride 1 hour  $85.00 for two people

Afterwards take a walk on the pier or ride the ferry to Balboa Fun Zone

Amusement Parks

Buena Park
Knott's Berry Farm
30 min drive
price varies depending on deals
$27.00 - $34.00

Ventura
Magic Mountain Amusement Park

1 hour and 45 min
$39.99
Six Flags