- 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
92% 88 votes
2940 Reche Road, Fallbrook, CA 92028 MoreLess Info
With an assortment of antiques and sculptures shown on the property, Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens & Nursery features 10,000 plant species available for purchase. The nursery also has a cafe that incorporates locally grown produce into its dishes.
Wine lovers must make an appointment prior to visiting Fallbrook Winery, a winery that produces Estate Wines and Reserve Wines. The winery's tasting and tours offers up to five types of wines and a 16-ounce Fallbrook Winery logo wine glass.
37% 126 votes
901 S Coast Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 MoreLess Info
A 12-screen movie theater, Edwards Metro Pointe Stadium 12 displays first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater offers stadium seating, mobile ticketing, a game room and a concession area with food and drinks.
Located within the 340-acre Peters Canyon Regional Park, the Peters Canyon Hike is a popular hike among local visitors. Hikers enjoy trekking through the multiple trails provided, observing the scenic surroundings around them.
Two separate zipline courses are offered at Skull Canyon Zipline which is spread over 160 acres. One course is aimed at those with no or little experience while the other is for visitors wanting a more extreme adventure.
86% 66 votes
1561 W Sunflower Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92704 MoreLess Info
A movie theater with three screens, Regency South Coast Village features an assortment of independent and classic films. The theater offers Dolby Digital sound, high-back love seats and a concession area with food and drinks.
79% 82 votes
1300 Logan Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 MoreLess Info
Providing indoor rock climbing for all ages and skill levels, Rockcreation Sport Climbing Center offers both recreational and fitness programs. Their classes on rock climbing technique are often used to prepare climbers for outdoor adventures.
38% 26 votes
2700 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008 MoreLess Info
Offering a safe, fenced environment where dogs can play freely, the Ann D. L'Heureux Memorial Dog Park offers expansive space for both large and small breeds. The park also features a water fountain and seating for dog owners.