- Our list of the best things to do in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, features the top 814 nearby activities — including 279 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Rancho Palos Verdes, 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 21 things to do within the city of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA , followed by 793 popular activities in nearby cities, including Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Long Beach, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, San Pedro, Torrance, Cerritos, Lakewood, Westminster, Huntington Beach, Buena Park, Carson, Culver City, Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach, Marina del Rey, Bellflower, Seal Beach, Norwalk, Cypress, Hawthorne, Downey, Gardena, Inglewood, Paramount, La Mirada, Lawndale, Garden Grove, Montebello, Huntington Park, Fountain Valley, South Gate, Pico Rivera, Malibu, Compton, Whittier, Monterey Park, Avalon, Newport Beach, Anaheim, Westwood, Simi Valley, Big Bear Lake, East Los Angeles and Fullerton
97% 237 votes
5755 S. Palos Verdes Dr. at Barkantine St., Rancho Palos Verdes, CA MoreLess Info
Designed by the son of Frank Lloyd Wright, the Glass Church, or Wayfarers Chapel, is a beautiful piece of architecture in the redwoods of Rancho Palos Verdes. The chapel also features expansive gardens overlooking the Pacific ocean.
95% 214 votes
31501 Palos Verdes Drive West, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA MoreLess Info
Celebrating the Palos Verdes Peninsula's unique history, The Point Vicente Interpretive Center features 10,000 sq. ft. of displays and information on the area. The center also focuses on the life of the Pacific Gray Whale and is a great whale watching location.
Visitors can utilize a variety of trails that are good for hiking, running, biking, and equestrians at Del Cerro Park. The park is dog friendly and there is also a large grass area for gatherings and picnics.
97% 65 votes
5970 Palos Verdes Drive South, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275 MoreLess Info
Those seeking a scenic hike and unique marine life will appreciate Abalone Cove Shoreline Park & Ecological Reserve. The park features breathtaking views from the bluff, crisscrossing trails and abundant sea life in its two beaches and tide pools.
77% 284 votes
One Ocean Trails Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275 MoreLess Info
Offering spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean, the Trump National Golf Club offers an unparalleled golf experience. The course features 18 holes of championship golf as well as a driving range and pro shop.
90% 123 votes
5970 Palos Verdes Dr S, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275 MoreLess Info
Dogs are permitted in the upper picnic area and on designated trails of Abalone Cove Shoreline Park. This park features two beaches, tide pools, bluff top viewing areas, and trails throughout the area to bring family and friends.
95% 19 votes
Hawthorne Blvd & Locklenna Lane, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275 MoreLess Info
Fred Hesse, Jr Community Park offers baseball and soccer fields, a sand volleyball court, playground equipment for toddlers and adolescents, walking paths, and picnic areas with grills. A Community Center with 3 rentable rooms is also available.
72% 106 votes
28901 S Western Ave, Ste 333, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275 MoreLess Info
Starlight Terrace Cinemas 6 is a budget movie theater with a limited number of screens and smaller viewing rooms, but with several specials and discount days. They offer high definition digital projection in every auditorium.
Offering ocean views, Frank A. Vanderlip Sr. Park is situated on .48 acres and provides open grass fields and palm trees. The park has paved paths, park benches and access to adjacent trails via Vanderlip Park Trail.