Venice Beach Boardwalk
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  • LA: The Los Angeles Highlights Tour

    1. LA: The Los Angeles Highlights Tour

    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...

  • Los Angeles: Make The Most of LA Private Tour

    2. Los Angeles: Make The Most of LA Private Tour

    This is an example of your private customizable highlights tour. Meet your guide and get comfortable in a new, climate controlled vehicle. You'll begin with a brief drive to the beautiful neighborhood of Venice Beach. Once a seaside resort town, this surfer’s paradise is crisscrossed with canals, just like its Italian namesake. Venice is the center of counterculture in LA and is home to some of its most eclectic and bohemian residents. Stroll down the vibrant Venice Boardwalk and enjoy its street vendors, artists and performers as you learn about the birth of skateboarding and surfing culture and make your way towards the iconic Santa Monica Pier. Along the way, you will see the "Baywatch" headquarters, Muscle Beach, pass by the local Freak Show and let the laid-back ambiance of Venice Beach wash over you. Next, head to Santa Monica to learn about its interesting history. On the iconic ...

  • Los Angeles: Make the Most of LA Guided Tour

    3. Los Angeles: Make the Most of LA Guided Tour

    Start your LA tour at Venice Beach and learn about the skateboarding and surfing cultures. Then, go to Santa Monica Pier and be dazzled by the carnival-like atmosphere. Take an iconic selfie at the end of Historic Route 66. Next, explore the legendary institutions of the entertainment industry and go for a cruise to a farmers' market for lunch. Pass the La Brea Tar Pits on the way to the Hollywood Sign. Count the stars on the Walk of Fame, strike a pose on the Oscar's Grand Staircase, and get a selfie with the Hollywood Sign. Continue down Sunset Boulevard to glamorous Beverly Hills. End with a visit to America's premier shopping destination on Rodeo Drive.

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What people are saying about Venice Beach Boardwalk

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 228 reviews

We were five people and the guide and were driven around for 7 hours. We saw a lot and the guide could answer anything. A really good alternative to a great bus ride.

Fabulous, intimate tour

W had a fabulous day with our guide Joshua. He had lots of interesting information about everywhere we went and didn't rush us at all

Simply great

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