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Los Angeles: The LA Highlights Tour

4.7 / 5

12 reviews

Activity provider: Another Side Tours

Los Angeles: The LA Highlights Tour

Activity provider: Another Side Tours

From US$ 209 per person

This fully-escorted, semi-private driving tour of Los Angeles showcases the highlights of Downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, and Venice Beach. See everything you need to in one day in comfort and style.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish


  • Explore the beach community of Santa Monica and Venice Beach
  • See where Los Angeles began in historic downtown Los Angeles
  • Learn about the fascinating history of this fabulous city
  • Discover the glitz and glamour of Hollywood and Beverly Hills
  • See the homes of some of the biggest stars
  • Enjoy a lunch break at the World Famous Farmer's Market
  • See LA's most notable highlights including Griffith Park, Sunset Strip, the Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, and The Grove.
Full description
The Los Angeles Highlights Tour combines our Los Angeles Tour and the Los Angeles Beach Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach. In 7 hours, you will see the best that the city has to offer from Hollywood, to the beaches, to Downtown Los Angeles, and more.  The tour gives provides a fun semi-private guided experience that is a great value and conducted in small groups. No other tour includes as much substantive history and fun sightseeing at a leisurely pace. In the first 3 hours of your tour, uncover the history of downtown, Hollywood and Beverly Hills. You will explore the most famous sights, including a few celebrity homes, and learn about some of the poignant moments from the glory days of Los Angeles and today. Some of the famous sites include the Hollywood Walk Of Fame, Graumann's Chinese Theatre, the La Brea Tar Pits, the Dolby Theatre (Home of The Oscars), Sunset & Vine, Capitol Records, the Sunset Strip, Hollywood High School, the Viper Room, Whiskey A Go Go, the Chateau Marmont, Rodeo Dr., and many more.  On this tour you will enjoy a wide range of architectural styles. From the homes in Beverly Hills, to the iconic Staples Center, to the famous Walt Disney Concert Hall, and the Mission on Olivera Street. This tour is a great way to get to know the unique character of Los Angeles. Some of the most beloved Los Angeles landmarks are downtown, like the Central Library, US Bank Tower, and Angels Flight. The history of the area goes back to the founding of the city in 1781, and its architecture tells the story of the city's growth from the 1890s to the present, including the current trend of converting vintage office buildings into loft-style apartments and condos. Learn fascinating information about Los Angeles and the people who have made it historic. This tour features glitzy buildings with historic charm and wonderful backstories throughout, and so much more.  After the morning portion is over we take a break and head to the Los Angeles Farmer's Market for lunch where everyone can enjoy a variety of lunch options on their own. The afternoon portion of the tour features dramatic ocean views, the Santa Monica Pier, a stroll on the Venice Beach Boardwalk, and a beautiful viewpoint where you can enjoy dramatic ocean views.
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up

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Meeting point

This tour start at our office: 1080 SOUTH La Cienega Blvd. #108 Los Angeles, CA 90035 We are located on the first floor of a 3-floor building. There is parking located under the building as well as on the neighborhood street. Please check for street parking signs.

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4.7 /5

based on 12 reviews

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Simply great

Lots of personal information, no band to provide information during the tour.

October 23, 2018

Full city tour but not enough time for the walk of fame

July 26, 2018

Excellent guide; very comfortable car and very well designed tour

July 3, 2018

Product ID: 17422