Trip Planner:   USA  /  California  /  Santa Monica  /  Ocean Avenue

Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica

California dreams come true at Ocean Avenue, overlooking the Pacific. The street is most famous for containing Santa Monica Pier, a century-old landmark with a Ferris wheel, amusement rides, and games. Popular with sun worshippers of every age, this area also boasts many seafood restaurants. Nearby, you can see the "End of the Route" sign, marking the terminus of legendary Route 66. Use our Santa Monica trip planner to visit Ocean Avenue on your trip to Santa Monica, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Improve this listing »
map
Create an itinerary including Ocean Avenue
Ocean Avenue Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
613 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We stayed at Seablue hotel(formerly "the hotel California and had a room over lookingOcean Ave.was pretty cool.  more »
  • More surprising and traffic on the beach immediately next to the road that was going slowly and enjoy the drive and could not drive too slowly.
    View original

Plan your trip to Santa Monica

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Ocean Avenue by other users

32 days in Los Angeles & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Santa Monica BY A USER FROM SPAIN April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Long Beach BY A USER FROM CANADA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 42 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in West Hollywood BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans