Family Entertainment Walking Tour in Anaheim, Anaheim (Self Guided)

There are many attractions for families with kids in Anaheim - a city of great and wonderful entertainment. In the northern part of Anaheim, where Buena Park is located, you can spend some exciting time together as a family. There are amusement parks with thrilling slides, playgrounds and water parks. You can visit museums and an interactive restaurant. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most popular family-friendly attractions in Anaheim.
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Family Entertainment Walking Tour in Anaheim Map

Guide Name: Family Entertainment Walking Tour in Anaheim
Guide Location: USA » Anaheim (See other walking tours in Anaheim)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 km
Author: vickyc
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Knott's Soak City Water Park

1) Knott's Soak City Water Park (must see)

Knott's Soak City Water Park boasts wonderful water attractions. You will see a Beach House, rides and many play areas that are more suitable for the young kids. There are always lots of kids around. You can buy different drinks and snacks in the area but be prepared to pay high prices.
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Knott's Independence Hall

2) Knott's Independence Hall

Knott's Independence Hall is a National Historical Site located in this part of the city. It is a kind of time capsule. You will experience a trip to the past and witness the signing of the Declaration of Independence there, as this important historical event took place here at Knott's own Independence Hall. Every day they show a re-enactment of this event, hence bringing this piece of history to life. The building is very beautiful with spire, dome and clock.
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Knott's Berry Farm

3) Knott's Berry Farm (must see)

Knott's Berry Farm is an amusement park in Buena Park owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company. Starting in 1920, farmer Walter Knott and his family developed their Buena Park berry farm into a popular tourist attraction.

Originally selling berries, homemade berry preserves and pies from a roadside stand, Knott built a restaurant, shops and stores onto the property by the 1930s. World class rides were then built and free entertainment drew crowds.

The park gates now enclose six themed areas: Ghost Town , Fiesta Village, The Boardwalk, Camp Snoopy, Wild Water Wilderness, Indian Trails and others. The theme park continues to be competitive by adding new thrill rides annually and by promoting special events such as "Halloween Haunt" and "Knott's Merry Farm".

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Pirates Dinner Adventure

4) Pirates Dinner Adventure (must see)

Pirates Dinner Adventure offers a special dinner experience for families with kids. It is the world's largest and most interactive dinner accompanied by a show performed by pirate actors. Your kids will forever remember this dinner. At this restaurant you will live the Pirate's Life and you and your kids will take part in the show. There is a kid friendly bar with souvenir drinks. Pirates Dinner Adventure is a very popular and unique place.
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William Peak Park

5) William Peak Park

William Peak Park is a very pleasant greeny area to go for a walk with the whole family. The trees and plants are beautiful there. Your kids can play in the playground while you rest in the calm park. There is a swimming pool, a skate park and a basketball court.

Walking Tours in Anaheim, California

Create Your Own Walk in Anaheim

Create Your Own Walk in Anaheim

Creating your own self-guided walk in Anaheim is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Landmarks Walking Tour in Anaheim

Landmarks Walking Tour in Anaheim

Among the most famous landmarks of Anaheim are churches and historical buildings. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most prominent landmarks of downtown Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.7 km
Shops and Shopping Areas Walking Tour in Anaheim

Shops and Shopping Areas Walking Tour in Anaheim

Anaheim offers a very interesting shopping experience. There are different shops and markets in the city. You will find many gift shops, craft shops and art shops. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most popular shops and shopping areas in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.7 km
Everyday Life Walking Tour in Anaheim

Everyday Life Walking Tour in Anaheim

To better understand the everyday life of people living in Anaheim, you should visit different churches, given the numerous denominations. There is an art gallery where you can meet local artists and of course the amusement area, where people from Anaheim often go with their families. Take this self-guided tour to learn about life in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.3 km
Culture Walking Tour in Anaheim

Culture Walking Tour in Anaheim

There are several museums, art galleries and theaters in the city of Anaheim. The museums will tell you about the history of the city and the state. In the art galleries you will see different contemporary arts of local and regional artists. Take this self-guided tour to visit these attractions in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 km
Anaheim Nightlife Walking Tour

Anaheim Nightlife Walking Tour

Anaheim is a great city for all kinds of entertainment. There are many diverse nightspots throughout the city. You will find sport bars, pubs, clubs with many drinks and good music, both live and played by DJs. Take this self-guided tour to visit the hottest nightspots in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Anaheim for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Anaheim has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Anaheim, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.