LA Harbor & Beyond

The Los Angeles – Long Beach Harbor is formed by a series of rock breakwaters. It is second largest breakwater created harbor in the world. The largest is Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The Los Angeles harbor is officially known as The Port of Los Angeles. It is best and the busiest port in the entire United States. More cargo moves through the port of Los Angeles than any other in the US. The Port of Los Angeles is also the West Coast’s busiest passenger port of call. Cruise Ships depart on a daily basis for Baja Mexico, the Mexican Riviera, Alaska and other destinations around the world. The Cruise Ship terminal complex is also the departure point for the Catalina Express. In addition, San Pedro is also home to both commercial and sport fishing fleets. Visiting The Port of Los Angeles is an experience that shouldn’t be missed! Harbor cruises,shoreline restaurants and waterfront walks let the visitor feel and experience the unique pulse and vitality of the port.