Malibu Tourism

Visit Malibu - Best of Malibu

A favourite hideout of the who’s who of Hollywood, Malibu, the gorgeous neighborhoodlike of Los Angeles is a gem of a place for more reason than one. Apart from proximity to Californian hotspots like Los Angeles, Santa Monica and Washington, it is its gorgeous weather all around the year, that makes it a no brainer to get up and go to Malibu. Of course, your likes and dislikes may further determine the best time to visit Malibu. While summer has lots of festivals including some amazing food festivals, winter is when all the surfers head to Malibu’s beaches for the ultimate waves.

Checking into one of the many accommodations Malibu spoils you for choice, is a great way to explore the city’s attractions and points of interests. You may choose your pick from AirBnBs that will surprise you with their palatial characteristics, some even overlooking the sea, family friendly motels or absolute indulgence at the many luxury resorts doting the coastal road. Points of interest cover a wide array of attractions; from museums, to beaches soaked in nature’s wonders, there is plenty to do in this beachside city where doing nothing could possibly be “the” thing!

Malibu Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Malibu tips for your visit

  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone; UTC-08:00
  • Currency: US Dollar
  • Electricity and Internet- The voltage is 120 V/ 60 Hz. Internet in the form of wi-fi is available at most of the hotels, restaurants and places of interest.
  • Languages: English is the official language Malibu. Spanish is spoken too.
  • Security: Dial 911 for police, ambulance, or fire
  • Tipping: Although not customary, tipping is appreciated as a form of gratuity.

Facts and Stats for Malibu*

  • Pollution Statistics in Malibu

    Know the pollution level of Malibu before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
  • Malibu: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Malibu for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Malibu.

    • Burglary and Theft 35 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22.22 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 22.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 20 (Low)
    • Drug offense 27.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 77.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30 (Low)
  • Living in Malibu - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 71.42 (High)
    • Pollution Index 6.9 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.55 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Malibu

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Malibu

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.67 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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