Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Los Angeles Valentines Day Things To Do 2012

Valentines day fall on Tuesday this year so if you are planning something special its best to do it on the weekend before February 11- 12, 2012. Then on Valentines day,  February 14, 2012, you can have a more intimate celebration with your partner.

Valentines day is sure to bring long lines at restaurants so by celebrating the day of love at the weekend you can avoid the lines and spend an entire day together. Listed below are some of our most popular trips for different regions of the state. Bring along the family and enjoy a day together then on Tuesday you will have time for a private event.

Fun Things to Do Valentines Day Weekend 

Palm Springs Tram - See some of the most spectacular views in Southern California. Ride from the desert to the mountains. Weekend packages are still available but filling up fast. Lots of snow, great place to cuddle.
Julian Historic Gold Town - Famous apple pies and gold mine tours. Located in the beautiful Cuyamaca mountains north of San Diego. Julian is a favorite day trip or weekend getaway.
Los Angeles Farmers Market - Have breakfast or lunch at original 1934 Los Angeles Farmers Market. Shopping at the specialty shops and then head next door to the Grove to check out the upscale stores and take in a movie.
Catalina Island Just off the coast of Southern California is an island that looks much like California did two hundred years ago. Fun for a day trip or weekend adventure.
Sunset Ranch Hollywood Ride up into the hills above Hollywood on a guided trial ride. Enjoy a fantastic view of Los Angeles while on your old west adventure.
Crystal Cove Beach One of the few places left in Orange County where you can walk for miles along the coastline and see it in its natural state. Have lunch at the Beachcomber Cafe on the beach at Crystal Cove.
Laguna Beach Wide sandy beaches, tide pools, shops, and world class restaurants. One of the most romantic towns along the Southern California Coast.
Grape Escape Hot Air Balloon Adventure Take flight with the birds and observe wildlife marveling at the sight of a beautiful hot air balloon floating overhead. View lakes, citrus groves, wineries and estate homes.
Kayak the La Jolla Seven Sea Caves - Take a guided kayak tour of the sea cave and see these hidden treasures. No experience is required all equipment is provided for you.
Sunset Gondola Huntington Beach Sunset Gondola brings the romance and tradition of Venice, Italy to the canals of Sunset Beach and Huntington Harbour. Daily, 10am to 11pm
Temecula Valley Wine Tasting Many of the wineries offer picnic areas and some of the larger operations have restaurants. Perfect romantic trip for Valentines Day.
Oak Glen Take a trip to a relaxing country getaway. Oak Glen is famous for Apples, Cider, Antiques, U-Pick apple orchards and fruit stands. About a 90 minute drive from Los Angeles.
Julian Historic Gold Town Apple pie and gold mine tours. This 1870s gold rush town is east of San Diego in the beautiful Cuyamaca mountains. The scenic drive is half the fun.
Two-Hour Harbor Cruise of San Diego BayFriends, family and loved ones will have a blast sharing time together, relaxing and enjoying the views. Two hour cruise aboard an elegant, comfy yacht.
San Diego Botanical Gardens Features rare bamboo groves, desert gardens, a tropical rainforest and California native plants. Take a romantic walk and enjoy the ocean views from the gardens.
Torrey Pines State Reserve One of the wildest stretches of land on our Southern California coast.Rare and elegant Torrey Pine trees, miles of unspoiled beaches.
Old Town San Diego Recreates the setting of California early years. Historic buildings house museums, shops and restaurants. Ride red trolley cars from here to downtown San Diego.
Kayak the La Jolla Seven Sea Caves - Take a guided kayak tour of the sea cave and see these hidden treasures. No experience is required all equipment is provided for you.