- 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
Over the years, the Balboa Fun Zone has been providing endless sources of excitement with rides, games, foods and many gift stops. They are well-known for their Ferris wheel ride that offers beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean.
Balboa Water Sports provides its customers with the opportunity to rent both sea doos and water boards. The location's Guided Sea Doo rides provide less experienced riders with the chance to get on the water.
67% 3 votes
Calle Ameno & Avenue San Pablo, San Clemente, CA 92672 MoreLess Info
Rancho San Clemente Ridgeline Trail is a 3.5 mile path for pedestrians, bicycles and leashed dogs that offers nearly 600 ft of elevation if fully hiked. The trail surface is primarily asphalt with some natural soil segments.
64% 194 votes
309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Harbour, Newport Beach, CA 92661 MoreLess Info
The Newport Landing Whale Watching company offers a wide range of whale watching cruises. Participants will have the opportunity see view California gray whales, blue whales and all types of dolphins.
40% 322 votes
309 Palm Ave., Suite F, Newport Beach, CA MoreLess Info
Newport Landing Sportfishing offers open party, charter, day fishing, and overnight fishing trips through the Catalina Island, San Clemente Island, Laguna Beach, and Long Beach areas. The location also sells fishing goods at its tackle shop.
94% 49 votes
100 N Bayside Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660 MoreLess Info
At Southwind Kayak Center Rental Base, visitors can choose from single or double kayaks to take out to the bay. While paddling, visitors will receive views of the ocean and the yachts docked at nearby piers.
72% 106 votes
Off Interstate 5 at Basilone Road, Oceanside, CA 92055 MoreLess Info
Spanning over 3,000 acres, the San Onofre State Beach is a popular destination for sunbathing, kite flying, shell collecting, camping, hiking and nature photography. Fire pits and campsites are available for reservations on a first-come, first-served basis.