Terminal for boat and helicopter transportation to Catalina Island, 22 miles offshore. San Pedro to Avalon or the Catalina Isthmus (Two Harbors) trips are about 1 hour and 15 minutes by boat or 15 minutes by helicopter. Free parking for the 1st hour.
Catalina offers island tours; a full range of recreational activities and unique shops, hotels and restaurants.
Nearby, a restored WWII merchant ship - SS Lane Victory - is open for tours