Best Things To Do in Ventura, California

Whether you're visiting Ventura for a few days or are a localite, Ventura is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Ventura. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Ventura. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Ventura. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Ventura keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Ventura listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Ventura which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Ventura will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Ventura recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Ventura

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Ventura that are a must-visit!

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    - Used in 5 itineraries
    Anacapa Island

    Tags: Island

    Address: Anacapa Island, Channel Islands

    Situated off the coast of Port Hueneme in California, Anacapa Island is a small segment of the Channel Islands group. A fairly lesser crowded island, it offers some mind-blowing views of the Californi...Read more

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    Ventura Harbor Village

    Tags: Mall, Shopping Center

    Address: 1583 Spinnaker Dr, Ventura, CA 93001, USA

    The Ventura Harbor Village is a popular shopping destination in California. This shopping mall is ideally located near the harbour and regularly records a lot of people visiting them. The mall feature...Read more

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    The Cross

    Address: Father Serra Cross, Ventura, CA 93001, USA

    The Cross is a very beautiful park in California, USA. This park is not crowded and is hidden from the normal buzz of the city. Located right at the top of a hill, this park is blessed with greenery a...Read more

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    Ventura Botanical Gardens Image
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    Tags: Park

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    Matt Spille

    Place was awesome before the fire. Well manicured and some of the features (benches, etc) are cool. I still go sometimes on the free days but I'm not sure I'll ever wrap my head and paying to walk i...

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    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Kacie Niemann Law

    We took a 2 day kayak tour around Channel Island with a guide. They made the logistics of the trip easy because they arranged for ferry tickets, campsite reservation, overnight parking, and cooking su...

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    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Judson Zhao

    Great services. We booked last minute, and off the routine it normally offers on website. We were backpacking and need a ride to Scorpion and fetched back at Prisoners. They planned it out and got us ...

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