- Our list of the best things to do in Long Beach, California, features the top 1243 nearby activities — including 434 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Long Beach, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
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100 Aquarium Way, Dock #2, Long Beach, CA 90802 MoreLess Info
The waters off of Long Beach Island have a high volume of whale traffic, and Harbor Breeze Whale Watching specializes in locating those whale pods. The company also offers dolphin-watching trips, dinner excursions, short harbor cruises and private event charters.
95% 65 votes
1250 Bellflower Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90840 MoreLess Info
California State University Long Beach offers undergraduate and graduate education in a diverse, student-centered environment. It features popular attractions such as art exhibits, a Japanese garden, and a sports complex.
Originally built in 1844, Rancho Los Cerritos, is a Monterey-style ranch house open to the public providing a glimpse of life in the late 1800's. The collection includes historic documents, artifacts, and furnishings.
The spectacular Long Beach Waterfront offers beautiful scenery throughout the year. In clement weather, it is a popular fishing spot. The Waterfront is also a major commercial and retail hub, featuring many restaurants, clothing boutiques, souvenir shops and hotels.
90% 383 votes
Alamitos Ave to 54th Place, Long Beach, CA MoreLess Info
Pedestrians and cyclists must share the road while using the Shoreline Pedestrian Bikepath in Long Beach, California. The smooth asphalt path has two biking lanes and one reserved for foot traffic.
Since 2001, Rosie's Dog Beach, has been preserved as the first off-leash dog beach in Long Beach, CA. This volunteer maintained stretch of beach allows dog lovers to bring their pooch to frolic in the waves with other canine friends.
The Long Beach Airport is a regional airport in Long Beach, California. Its principal airlines are Alaska Airlines, Delta, JetBlue and US Airways. Many smaller airlines also service the Long Beach Airport.
Located in Long Beach, California, the Aquarium of the Pacific is an excellent destination for all ages. It has huge habitats full of penguins, otters and seals, plus hundreds of species of fish, crustaceans and other aquatic mammals.