- Our list of the best things to do in San Clemente, California, features the top 399 nearby activities — including 172 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- San Clemente, 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 25 things to do within the city of San Clemente, CA , followed by 374 popular activities in nearby cities, including Laguna Beach, Oceanside, Newport Beach, Dana Point, Irvine, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Hills, Lake Forest, Costa Mesa, Fallbrook, Mission Viejo, Lake Elsinore, Aliso Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, Laguna Niguel, Tustin, Carlsbad, Santa Ana, Corona, Murrieta, Huntington Beach, Vista, Menifee, Los Angeles and Joshua Tree
72% 39 votes
The Embassy Suites Hotel, 1325 E Dyer Road, Santa Ana, CA 92705 MoreLess Info
The Dinner Detective is a murder mystery performance and interactive show. Packages include the standard ticket with a four course meal and show tickets, the large party package with discounts for over 10 people, and the Suspect Package.
76% 49 votes
611 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 MoreLess Info
Named after its creator, Isamu Noguchi, California Scenario - The Noguchi Garden is an outdoor sculpture oasis commissioned by Henry Segerstrom in 1972. The garden is meant to symbolize the whole of California.
91% 44 votes
500 Diamond Drive, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530 MoreLess Info
A minor league baseball team, the Lake Elsinore Storm Baseball Club is an advanced Class-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres. The team plays at The Diamond which features nearly 6,000 seats, 11 luxury suites and a restaurant.
Guajome Count Park has a lot to offer. Besides its scenic beauty and a network of easy hiking trails, the park also has a beautiful lake, well-maintained campsites equipped with restroom and shower facilities and a sandy beach nearby.
Specializing in surf instruction, SoCal Surf Lessons offers visitors private 2 hours lessons and surf camps to attend. During the lessons, visitors will learn the basic techniques of catching a wave, paddling, and standing up.
94% 211 votes
600 Town Center Drive at Bristol, Costa Mesa, CA MoreLess Info
Segerstrom Center for the Arts, previously the Orange County Performing Arts Center, hosts musical and theatrical performances throughout the year. Young visitors who wish to improve their skills can enroll in a variety of programs, including summer camps.
60% 15 votes
32260 Mission Trl, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530 MoreLess Info
The Lake Elsinore Diamond 8 Cinemas is a movie theater that shows the latest films to its customers. The theater includes amenities including a variety of different screens as well as concessions.
90% 30 votes
615 Town Center Drive, Renee and Henry Segerstom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa, CA 92704 MoreLess Info
Visitors of the Pacific Symphony will be able to enjoy a variety of musical performers, including symphony orchestras and singers. The location also hosts youth ensembles and family musical mornings for guests who wish to improve their skills.