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Things To Do In Ventura

The City of San Buenaventura, more commonly known as Ventura, is a city by the sea just north of Los Angeles. Surrounded by ocean, foothills, and rivers, Ventura is ladened with outdoor fun. When folks in town finished busy surfing, hiking, or enjoying the natural beauty of the city, they are actively promoting and preserving the Ventura heritage with historical sites. Take a look at some of the amazing things Ventura has to offer.

Ventura is a beach bum’s dream. Grab your umbrella and hit the sands at one of the many public beaches, including Harbor Cove, Marina Park, and Mussel Shoals.

Other cheap attractions in Ventura:

  • The Ojai-Ventura Bike Path is the most scenic way to travel to Ojai
  • San Buenaventura State Beach is perfect for a day in the waves
  • The Farmers Markets are held on multiple days
  • Marina Park is a favorite place to play volleyball
  • The Albinger Archaeological Museum displays artifacts from different cultures

Ventura is famous worldwide for its choice waves. Make sure to bring sunscreen when you visit one of California’s most beloved surf spot, Surfer’s Point.

Check out popular things to do in Ventura:

  • The Two Trees on a hill overlooking the city is a local landmark
  • Rancho Ventura Conservation is a perfect place to go bird watching
  • The Museum of Ventura County has a collection of modern and fine art
  • Historic Mission San Buenaventura is where Ventura gets its name
  • The Ventura Harbor Village is a fun place to watch the boats