2-Nights in Catalina on the Backup Plan

from: $6,000.00

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  • SpeedSightseeing
    9 kts
  • Group SizeSmall Group
    2 Passengers

2-Nights/3-Days | 2 Passengers | 2 Crew | $6,000

Santa Catalina Island yacht charters are the ultimate way to enjoy LA’s most famous destination island.  Spend two nights in Avalon, Two Harbors or a secluded cove.  Casually cruise the California coast with pods of dolphins chasing us to Avalon or Two Harbors.  Spend your afternoon exploring the island or lounging in a secluded cove.  Your sunset cruise home will leave you exhausted, relaxed and with a big smile on your face. Details…

Other overnight packages: 1 Night | 3 Nights | 6 Nights

Other options for this vessel: Harbor Cruise, Hourly Charters, Fishing, Malibu

All about the 2-Nights in Catalina on the Backup Plan.

Catalina Island Overnight Charters

Cruise out of Marina del Rey into Santa Monica Bay, past Palos Verdes and on to Avalon, Two Harbors or one of Catalina’s many secluded coves.

Allow us to pamper you as you and your guests experience LA like never before.

Food, beverage and other add-on packages can be added during the checkout process and you are always welcome to bring your own food and drink.  Our friendly staff will be happy to store it onboard and serve it to you as needed.


$3,000 per night
2-Night Minimum
2 Passenger Maximum (more guests can stay on the island)
Save on More Nights: 
1 Night | 3-Nights | 6 Nights


Catalina Island Overnight Cruises
Departing Daily from 7am to 12pm
Other Options for this Vessel:
Harbor Cruise, Hourly Charters, Fishing, Malibu

Pickup Location

The vessel will arrive at Dock 55, 13701 Fiji Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 5 minutes prior to your scheduled departure.  Paid parking is available at Fisherman’s Village.

Payment Information

All credit card payments must be made by a passenger traveling onboard the vessel with government issued identification.

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.

Your Catalina Island Day Trip Includes:

  • U.S. Coast Guard certified Captain
  • Professional Interior Service Crew
  • Professional Deck Crew
  • Itinerary based shore tender service
  • Catalina Island Dock Usage and Mooring Costs
  • Ice, Bottled Water & Fuel
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.

Your charter by itself does not include any of the following:

  • Gratuity
  • Food & Beverage (You may bring your own)
  • On-shore Excursions, Meals or Other Expenses
  • Visa fees and entry clearing fees
  • Missed Tender Water Taxi or Ferry Service
  • Liquors, beers and bottled beverages
  • Photography accessories like cameras etc.
Backup Plan - Maxum 4100SCB - 42' Flybridge Motor Yacht


The Backup Plan is our most popular and affordable yacht.  At 42′ there is plenty of interior and exterior space.  Lounge on the bow’s comfortable sun pads, admire the views from the the flybridge or make use of the plush salon.  There is room for 6 anywhere on the boat.  All packages include artisan snacks and beverages.

  • 42’ Flybridge (seats 6)
  • Romantic Flybridge Dining Area
  • Bluetooth Stereo
  • Plush salon with 360º views
  • Twin diesel engines
  • Live bait tank on swim step
  • Gunnel rod holders
  • Bow sun pads
  • Swim step w/swim step shower
  • Magma BBQ
  • Kayak
  • Standup Paddle
The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance.
Yacht Charter InclusionsIncluded in your boat rental package:


  • Private Yacht Charter
  • Room for Up to 6 Passengers
  • U.S. Coast Guard Certified Captain
  • All Fuel, Docking and Mooring Costs
  • State and Local Taxes
  • Bottled Water
Yacht Charter ExclusionsNot included in your boat rental package:
  • Food & Drink (You may bring your own)
  • Crew Gratuity (You may add during checkout)
  • Parking or Parking Validation
  • Towels or Sunscreen
  • Motion Sickness Medicine

Blue Horizon picks up at Dock 55, 13701 Fiji Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 5 minutes prior to your scheduled departure.  Paid parking is available at Fisherman’s Village.

You are free to arrive and utilize Fisherman’s Village shops and restaurants prior to departure.  Someone from your boats crew will come to the dock entrance to meet you 5 minutes prior to departure.  Please do not enter the dock without a crew member.

Please call or text us as soon as you know you’re going to be late.  We have a reservation at Dock 55 for your pickup and cannot remain on the dock.  It may be possible to reschedule our window, but this is on a case by case basis.

Yes, you’re welcome to bring food and drink.  We don’t allow red or rose wine onboard as boats are high spill environments and they will stain the decks.

Summer days are hot, but mornings and evenings can still be cool out on the water.  If it’s summer time, dress for the beach, but bring a jacket if you’ll be aboard early or late.

If you plan on swimming, please bring a towel and you may want a change of clothes.

Don’t wear shoes with dark soles or high heels.

During summer months, you are welcome to stop the boat and go swimming.  There is a fresh water shower on the swim step to rinse off when you’re done.

Please bring your own towels if you plan to swim!

During the winter, the water is too cold to swim safely, even if it feels hot outside.

Maybe.  Definitely maybe!  Santa Monica bay his home to some amazing marine life.  Thousands of sea lions make their homes here.  Eleven species of dolphins roam Southern California’s waters in pods of all sizes.  At the right time of the year, you may even see a gray, blue, humpback or killer whale.

Each Vessel has it’s own cancellation policies.

Please read carefully.

Backup Plan:

  • There are no cancellation fees if a rental reservation is cancelled more than 7 days prior to the start time of the rental reservation.
  • If you cancel with 7 or less days notice, FOR ANY REASON, you will be charged a 25% cancellation fee.  The balance will remain on credit in your account to be used for a future booking of your choice on the same vessel.  There are NO REFUNDS.
  • No Shows: There will be no refunds or credits issued for No Shows.

Weather Related Cancellations: We do not allow cancellations for less than ideal weather.  That being said, if the weather is bad (winds over 30MPH, heavy rain or lightning) we will call you to cancel and you will be allowed to reschedule for time of equal or less value without a cancellation fee.

No, LA County charges 6% for marina usage.  Additionally, any food or drink added to any charter is subject to California sales tax.

On parties of over 20 an 18% gratuity will be added.  Otherwise, no gratuity has been added, but we encourage you to take care of the crew that takes care of you.

For groups of 1 – 6, we enforce a strict 2 car limit for all rental and club boats at all locations.  7 – 12 passengers may have up to 4 cars.  Larger parties can work with us to arrange enough parking for your event.

Yes, however we reserve the right to discontinue consumption of alcohol if any member of the party over does it and creates and unsafe situation.

Yes, our crafts are outfitted with life jackets to the rated capacity of the craft.


Some of our boat allow small dogs.  Please let us know when making your reservation if you have a pet you’d like to bring aboard.

No.  The US Coast Guard simply counts heads.  Even infants count.

Additional time is based on availability at the hourly rate agreed to during the booking process.

No.  All of our charters are captained by U.S. Coast Guard licensed captains.

No.  Please bring your own towels if you plan to swim.

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