Southern California

Catalina Island & Santa Barbara Rail

Home to Hollywood's glamour, renowned family attractions and world-class museums, Southern California draws visitors from around the world. Whether on a family vacation to Disneyland® Resort, or just visiting for the beautiful beaches and fabulous weather, there's something for everyone in this exciting and diverse region.

From $200
per person*
Available through December 31, 2015
AAA Member Benefits
  • Exclusive AAA pricing and special extras

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Special Interest: Independent, Rail, Relaxing
Travel Provider:  AAA Getaways

Package details include

Discover the best of Southern California while staying at one of these carefully selected hotels. Some properties are AAA Diamond-Rated and each offers something special to the discerning traveler.

Choose a Hotel or Rail Package:

Lounging deck overlooking the ocean
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Hotel Villa Portofino  3 diamonds

Embark on a classic California getaway with a stay at this elegant European-style hotel on Catalina Island. Situated on a prime oceanfront corner of Avalon, the hotel is just steps away from the beach, shops and sights.
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From $200* per person
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111 Crescent Ave.
Avalon, CA 90704

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Includes: 1 night accommodations, continental breakfast, your choice of Casino, Avalon or Glass Bottom Boat tours (limit of two; offered seasonally), round-trip boat and taxi transportation and Welcome Gift
AAA Member Benefit: Your choice of bottle of champagne, red or white wine, non-alcoholic beverage or tote bag
Available: Through December 31, 2015


Vineyard in Santa Barbara
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Santa Barbara by Rail  3 diamonds

Journey aboard the Coast Starlight to downtown Santa Barbara, known for its year-round sunshine, Spanish heritage, award-winning wineries, and world-class shopping and dining. Enjoy your choice of deluxe accommodations plus narrated Trolley Tour.
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From $399*  per person
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Rail from San Francisco
and Sacramento areas

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Includes: 2 nights accommodation at your choice of AAA rated Three Diamond hotel, round-trip rail transportation and fully narrated, 90-minute Santa Barbara Trolley Tour
AAA Member Benefit: $10 discount per adult; must ask for discount at time of booking
Available: Through December 31, 2015


Limitations & Restrictions

*Prices are per night or per person based on double occupancy, are subject to availability at time of booking, and may change without notice. Rates may vary due to seasonality. Price given for Villa Portofino Hotel based on June, Sunday - Thursday stays. Single supplement may apply. Except for packages including air transportation, unless stated otherwise, airfare, taxes and government fees are not included. Offers valid for new bookings only. Member Benefits are per person and apply to first and second traveler only. Member Benefits are available only with advertised fare and are subject to change without notice. Your travel arrangements may be modified or canceled subject to the travel providers’ policies. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. We make every effort for accuracy at time of printing but reserve the right to correct errors. AAA Travel strongly recommends the purchase of trip protection insurance. Except for packages including air transportation, fares may not reflect additional fuel supplement or port charges and vary by provider.

CST #1003968-80. Registration as seller of travel does not constitute approval by the State of California.