- Our list of the best things to do in Malibu, California, features the top 420 nearby activities — including 148 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Malibu, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 38 things to do within the city of Malibu, CA , followed by 382 popular activities in nearby cities, including Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, West Hollywood, Camarillo, Simi Valley, Moorpark, Thousand Oaks, Culver City, Calabasas, Marina del Rey, Woodland Hills, Manhattan Beach, Inglewood, Hawthorne, Oxnard, Redondo Beach, Ojai, Westwood and Newport Beach
Part of the Getty Museum, the Getty Villa takes visitors on a fascinating journey through rooms, passageways and gardens adorned with ancient Greek and Roman art and furniture. Admission is free, but visitors must pay to park on the museum campus.
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23200 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265 MoreLess Info
Located at the juncture of the Pacific Ocean and Malibu Creek, the Adamson House & Malibu Lagoon Museum is dedicated to the collections of Spanish and Moroccan items once owned by the Adamson family. This museum is especially popular among architecture buffs.
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Westward Beach Drive and Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA MoreLess Info
Westward Beach is popular with surfers who often find one of the heaviest beach breaks here in the Southern California area. The beach is also popular for swimming, surfing, whale watching, scuba diving and fishing.
One of the only year round waterfalls in the mountains of Malibu can be found within Solstice Canyon. A variety of hiking paths are available through the area, including relatively easy hike toward the rim and a more strenuous six mile hike through the lower part of the canyon.
Malibu Discovery is a local tour company offering a wide range of tours such as Brunch and Wine Tasting tour, Malibu Movie and Celebrity tour, Sunrise Hiking tour and many more. They organize both private and corporate events. There is also special discount package for every month.
Famous for its rare beauty, El Matador State Beach features striking cliffs, rock formations, and deep blue water. The beach is patrolled by lifeguards on weekends, and features public restrooms at the trailhead.