Looking for fun things to do and unique places to see on your trip to California? We have found the best attractions up and down the coast that you can see in between visits to California’s wonderful beaches. Find trails to hike and bike, tide pools, and other outdoor activities. Discover free places to explore and family friendly attractions like theme parks, zoos, aquariums, and even city and county parks where you won’t see a tourist. Just don’t forget to look for lighthouses, fishing piers, and rock arches. There are so many things to do in California!