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Top things to do in Santa Monica

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Santa Monica Attractions

You're ready to set course in a different direction. Always up for a brand new feat and inventive ways to get inspired you're prepared to explore an exciting city like a pro. Up next: Santa Monica! It's not challenging to fill an itinerary because Expedia can connect you with lots of things to do. Book your activities today and all you'll have left to do is count the days until your getaway and imagine all the places you'll go.

  • The things to do in Santa Monica are not only top-notch

    but they won't cost an arm and a leg. We have 340 things to do here and you can make them yours beginning at £2. Book your favourite tour on Expedia for a great price and you may still have money for a dream hotel or decadent dinner while you're visiting.
  • Santa Monica is a favourite among travellers like yourself. In fact a good percentage of travellers can't wait for their next trip to the region to check out local hot spots and participate in the best activities. The top activities can grab the attention of even experienced explorers and that includes savvy visitors like you. Our activities includes an impressive range of historically themed tours and opportunities for fun. With Private Standard Car: Zakynthos Airport (ZTH) that makes driving around town a piece of cake there are tons of possibilities at your fingertips when you consider all the things you can do here at Expedia.

Our activities are the ideal way to organise your getaway. You'll need a game plan to fully explore Santa Monica particularly when you intend to include lots of exciting activities. And it's a no-brainer that you're someone who likes to get out and about遥ou're ready to get out and have an adventure. You look forward to checking off the best activities around and an afternoon walking through charming neighbourhoods is what you love best. Book professionally lead tours on Expedia and you'll never get lost.


Discover neighborhoods in Santa Monica


You'll enjoy the museums and gardens in Brentwood. You might want to make time for a stop at Getty Center or J. Paul Getty Museum.


Mar Vista

While there might not be top attractions in Mar Vista, you can explore the larger area and discover places like Sony Pictures Studios and Venice Beach.


Sawtelle might not have many top sights, but Westwood Village and Getty Center are two attractions nearby that you can check out.


If you're spending some time in Downtown, Santa Monica Pier and Third Street Promenade are top sights worth seeing.

Ocean Park

Ocean Park is beloved for its stunning beaches. Take some time to explore sights in the area like Venice Beach and Santa Monica Beach.



While visiting Pico, you might make a stop by sights like Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Place.