- Our list of the best things to do in Mission Viejo, California, features the top 598 nearby activities — including 229 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Mission Viejo, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Sports & Fitness, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Mission Viejo, CA , followed by 579 popular activities in nearby cities, including Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Anaheim, Dana Point, Huntington Beach, San Clemente, Orange, Irvine, Garden Grove, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Hills, Westminster, Lake Forest, Santa Ana, Costa Mesa, Lake Elsinore, Fountain Valley, Aliso Viejo, Tustin, Laguna Niguel, Rancho Santa Margarita, Fullerton, Placentia, Corona, Yorba Linda, Norco, Brea, Chino Hills, Riverside, Cypress, Murrieta, Buena Park, Chino, Los Angeles, Oceanside, Menifee, Joshua Tree and Perris
Located at the Ocean Institute, The Pilgrim is a full-size replica of the ship that was featured in Richard Henry Dana, Jr.'s Two Years Before the Mast. The location hosts theatrical and musical performances during the summer season.
74% 207 votes
34675 Golden Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629 MoreLess Info
Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching is a tour company that offers whale watching experiences, fishing charters, and a kids club. The company has a free fishing clinic for children.
72% 29 votes
Dana Point Harbor, 34551 Puerto Place, Dana Point, CA 92629 MoreLess Info
Located along the Dana Point Harbor, the Baby Beach of Dana Point is a waveless beach designated for swimming. Visitors also commonly enjoy using paddle boards, kayaks, or having picnics at the beach.
Founded in 1987, Westwind Sailing works in partnership with the Orange County Sailing & Event Center to teach safe and responsible boating and sailing techniques to the public. The group offers a variety of sailing classes.
The Ocean Institute features 61 immersion-style programs that offer guests the chance to learn about marine science and the environment. The location offers access to a gift shop for those who wish to purchase souvenirs.
Crystal Cove State Beach features three beach areas with access to coves and a 3.25 mile trail. Visitors can run, walk, jog and bike, and other activities include swimming, diving, fishing and enjoying the many tide pools.
21% 19 votes
641 Camino De Los Mares, San Clemente, CA 92673 MoreLess Info
Popular first-run Hollywood films are presented at Krikorian Premiere Theatres throughout the week with certain bargain ticket times. There are six individual auditoriums, a full snack bar, and select movies shown in Digital 3DX.
SUP Fitness Laguna offers paddle boarding lessons for those who wish to get on the water. Those who are interested in learning how to properly paddle across the waters may appreciate what this site has to offer.
89% 170 votes
22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Beach, CA 92657 MoreLess Info
The Pelican Hill Golf Club offers 36 holes of golf, all of which offer stunning ocean panoramas. In addition, there is also a 44,000 square-foot clubhouse that boasts a coffee bar, restaurant, golf shop and separate women's and men's locker rooms.
24707 Dana Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629 MoreLess Info
Since 1976 the Aventura Sailing Association has offered both skippered and bareboat charters. The fleet of sailboats that range form 27 feet to 48 feet also can be used for private sailing instruction.