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Southern Cali’s capital of fun

With tons of family magic at Disneyland Resort and world-class thrills at Knott’s Berry Farm®, it’s easy to see why Anaheim is a family holiday hot spot. Fashion boutiques, restaurants, The Science Museum and Adventure City make Orange County’s second biggest city a must on your west coast holiday.

Essential information for Anaheim

Local time


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Flight information

11h 10m
Los Angeles (LAX)
Direct flight

Flight schedule

  • Virgin Atlantic fly twice daily to LA from Heathrow
are our official partner airline

Do I need a VISA?

To travel to the USA, you will need an ESTA visa. Please make sure that you have this approved at least 3 days before you head off on holiday.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Getting around

Most of our Anaheim hotels are within walking distance of the DISNEYLAND Resort. All of them have shuttle services to the DISNEYLAND Resort, in many cases FREE of charge. Many of the hotels also have shuttle services to other theme parks such as Knott's Berry Farm and to the local malls.

Southern Cali’s capital of fun: Highlights of Anaheim

From Disneyland® Resort to the Orange County coast, there’s so much to do in Anaheim. Here’s a checklist of its best attractions. 

  • Explore the farmers markets and cafes of the historic Center Street and visit award-winning craft breweries in Downtown.
  • Tuck into jambalaya at Anaheim’s top music venue, the House of Blues.
  • Get your fill of science and interactive exhibits at the Discovery Science Center, OC.
  • Check out the galleries of Muzeo Museum, home to the original Carnegie Library.
  • Enjoy interactive dining with wizardry and swashbuckling swordplay at the Pirate’s Dinner Adventure, Buena Park.
  • Check out the trendy eats and live music of Anaheim’s Packing District.
  • Hit the coast to visit the Orange County beaches. San Onofre has some of the best surf.
  • Visit Long Beach for the Aquarium of the Pacific, home to sharks, sea otters and birdlife.
  • Visit the Fullerton Arboretum, Orange County’s largest botanical garden.

Ready to plan your next adventure holiday? Get booked into one of our Anaheim hotels with Virgin Holidays today.

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