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Island Water Charters

20 Pleasure Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-9280
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Most fun activity on the island

My fiance and I decieded to do a weekend getaway to catalina. I've never been parasailing before... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Goli P
Laguna Hills, California
via mobile
Fun Time

Parasailing was fabulous. They asked if we wanted feet dipped in the water but we took a pass... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Columbus, Ohio
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20 Pleasure Pier, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-9280

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My fiance and I decieded to do a weekend getaway to catalina. I've never been parasailing before. Doug and his team are so professional. We ended up booking w them and went out on our adventure. They took us out on a speed boat, gave...More

Thank Goli P
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Parasailing was fabulous. They asked if we wanted feet dipped in the water but we took a pass. Very friendly staff easy to work with. Definitely recommend!

Thank headingtochina
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

so much fun! you can choose 600 or 800 feet. they will give u photos on a sd card for $20. fun boat ride and the sailing is easy and awesome...quiet and serene once you are up and the view is amazing. friendly helpful staff.

Thank STP95008
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Island water charters were great! They had no problem accommodating more than my original reservation, as well as a cheaper option than going through the cruise line. Everything went very smooth and we're very helpful once on the boat! Everyone had a blast.

Thank Npownall
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Went to Catalina for my birthday (of course). The girlfriend came up with the idea to go parasailing and booked a 1:30 time with Island Water Charters. Since it was my birthday, the price was 2 for 1. Excellent value. We went for the higher...More

1  Thank christianfhartnett
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

My first time parasailing! I was very nervous since I'm afraid of heights but the nice staff explained things well and put me at ease. I was lucky enough to see the Dolphins swimming below me. Definitely worth doing!

Thank Work2TravelWorld
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This is our third experience parasailing with Island Water Charters and definitely not our last! Each year we spend spring break on Catalina with our kids and Parasailing is always top of the list of things to do. The friendly staff were efficient, informative and...More

Thank FrauJudy
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This was so fun. best activity to do. the staff was really nice and even gave us a discount. the guys on the boat even gave us a little tour for free and we even saw dolphins.

Thank adriacm15
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I took three out of my seven thrill seekers to this spot. We were on a cruise and did not book in advance because of weather. When the skies cleared we tendered onto land and found this business on the pier. From the signing up...More

1  Thank JacksBonita
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

We called a few days before to make a reservation. The staff was nice. We were going to be late and called them. They were ok with it because we called a half hour before our scheduled time. We got the discount by showing our...More

Thank JocelynW1
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