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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Beaches and More

Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Beaches and More

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From the Hollywood sign to the celebrity mansions of Beverly Hills, Los Angles is so full of iconic sights it can be tricky to see them all. This guided tour seamlessly transports you by coach to all of the city's top attractions—from Santa Monica Pier to the Sunset Strip—so that you don't need to worry about missing a thing.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
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Loved the tour!!

Loved our tour of LA. A lot was closed due to covid but this tour allowed us to see everything that was open. Super hot day but they provided water and snacks!!

Lindsay_C, Aug 2020

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Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

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Visit many of Los Angeles’s highlights and landmarks on one fun and convenient outing. Learn about LA history and culture—its historic filming locations and crime scenes, celebrity homes and trendy restaurants—from a narrator as you traverse the city in a convertible bus. Stop at the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, a farmer's market for lunch, and the Hollywood Sign on this easy and affordable tour.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.25
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$89.25
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5-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

5-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

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Your private tour guide is Michael Raines, who has worked for a number of limo companies as a driver and bodyguard to some of the biggest celebrities in the world. A TV personality on his own rite, Michael Raines has starred in two survival shows on Discovery and other Film and TV roles in the past 20 years. Just to hear his celebrity stories is worth the price of the ride!! You will ride in style in 6 passenger Lincoln town car with a duel bar setup for wine, beer and liquor with mixers, chocolates and nuts all complimentary. A Bluetooth stereo so you can use your playlist on your phone, with IPhone and android chargers with cables on the rear deck. Your tour is completely customizable, you tell us what you want to see and we will take you there in style.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$265.60
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$265.60

Malibu Celebrity Homes Tour

Malibu Celebrity Homes Tour

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Get an up-close look at some of the most exclusive celebrity residences in Malibu on this movie stars’ homes tour. Trace the stunning 27-mile coastline of this exclusive L.A. enclave as you visit more than 40 current and former homes of stars like Leonardo Dicaprio, Bill Murray, Bruce Willis and more. Also, stop at the Malibu Pier and the Getty Villa.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$49.00
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$49.00
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The OJ Simpson Tour

The OJ Simpson Tour

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If you're intrigued by the details of the OJ Simpson trial, see where the most infamous crime of the 1990’s took place on a true crime tour in LA. Pass by locations like Mezzaluna restaurant, the Rockingham condo murder scene, and more, all while traveling in a white Ford Bronco. The in-depth and respectful tour is led by a Brentwood native and recognized local expert on the "trial of the century."
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  • 1 hour
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$55.00
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$55.00

3.5-Hour Exclusive Malibu Stars Homes & Beautiful Beach Tour

3.5-Hour Exclusive Malibu Stars Homes & Beautiful Beach Tour

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Lose yourself in Malibu's mystique as we show you celebrity homes, historic sites, filming locations & more on this fully narrated tour. Our expert guides will fill you in on all of Malibu's secrets while you cruise the coast in our open air vans. *Grab a quick Malibu bite from one of our faves midway through tour!* Tour includes a stop at the Adamson House with ample time to walk the grounds, get your feet sandy on Surfrider Beach, snap pics of the Malibu pier, or do some local shopping with our friends at Malibu Country Mart. Celebrity Homes: Leonardo DiCaprio Lana Del Rey Robert Downey Junior Matt Groening Mel Brooks Lou Adler Simon Cowell Dr. Dre Cher Adam Sandler Jennifer Lopez & Alex Rodriguez Matthew Perry Rihanna and more! See the Malibu Pier, filming locations, the beautiful PCH, the Adamson House museum and much more Malibu & Santa Monica Filming Locations Baywatch Two and a Half Men Beverly Hills 90210 Gidget Keeping Up with the Kardashians Point Break Taken
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.00
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$60.00
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Las Vegas 2 Day Tour from Los Angeles Santa Monica Venice and Marina Del Rey

Las Vegas 2 Day Tour from Los Angeles Santa Monica Venice and Marina Del Rey

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Experience Las Vegas on an easy and affordable two-day tour from Santa Monica and Los Angeles. Enjoy a comfortable bus ride in a luxury coach with complimentary snacks and refreshments and an overnight stay at Harrah’s Hotel and Casino. Explore the strip on your own terms or upgrade to a “City Night VIP Tour” with this fun, flexible and convenient tour package.
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  • 2 days
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$146.67
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$146.67

Deluxe 6-Hour Los Angeles Private Limo Tour

Deluxe 6-Hour Los Angeles Private Limo Tour

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Instead of exploring the City of Angels in a crowded and stuffy sightseeing bus, watch the city unfold around you from the comfort of a luxurious private limousine. Drive around Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the LA coast and any other site you want – this tour is fully customizable – in a sleek and comfortable Lincoln town car that seats up to six. Take advantage of your car’s open bar and the deep local knowledge of your private driver.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$773.34
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$773.34
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Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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Soak up the sand, surf and sun of the waterfront cities of Venice, Santa Monica and Marina del Rey during this 3-hour sightseeing trip aboard an electric-powered Cadillac Escalade limo. Feel like a Hollywood player as you cruise the streets of these beachfront meccas aboard your open-air ride, enjoying live commentary from a guide during the trip. Along the way you’ll also have 90 minutes to enjoy these areas’ excellent shopping and dining options on foot.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.27
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$53.27

Private 4-Hour Tour of Santa Monica, Venice and Beverly Hills

Private 4-Hour Tour of Santa Monica, Venice and Beverly Hills

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Treat yourself to the total VIP experience on this private half-day ride in a luxury limousine. Join TV personality and celebrity bodyguard Michael Raines as you discover the highlights of Los Angeles, from Beverly Hills and downtown Hollywood to Venice Beach and Santa Monica. Tours are customizable and include two well-stocked open bars.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$525.00
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$525.00

Self-Guided Santa Monica Tour in a Moke Electric Car Rental

Self-Guided Santa Monica Tour in a Moke Electric Car Rental

Cruise the sun-drenched streets of seaside Santa Monica in style with this 3-hour rental of a one-of-a-kind, electric-powered Moke vehicle. Pick a cruising companion as you drive along oceanfront streets and the iconic pier of this famous coastal community, turning the heads of drivers and pedestrians they check out your vintage ride. It’s the perfect way to independently explore the city in style.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$212.00
per group
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$212.00
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6-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

6-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

Your private tour guide is Michael Raines, who has worked for a number of limo companies as a driver and bodyguard to some of the biggest celebrities in the world. A TV personality on his own rite, Michael Raines has starred in two survival shows on Discovery and other Film and TV roles in the past 20 years. Just to hear his celebrity stories is worth the price of the ride!! You will ride in style in 6 passenger Lincoln town car with a duel bar setup for wine, beer and liquor with mixers, chocolates and nuts all complimentary. A Bluetooth stereo so you can use your playlist on your phone, with IPhone and android chargers with cables on the rear deck. Your tour is completely customizable, you tell us what you want to see and we will take you there in style.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$666.67
per group
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$666.67
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Private Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour Departing from Santa Monica

Private Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour Departing from Santa Monica

This private tour is provided by industry professionals who specialize in luxury and customized service. The 4-hour tour will concentrate on the must-see sightseeing locations in Hollywood, West Hollywood and Beverly Hills. It's the go-to tour for 5-star hotel concierge desks, as well as domestic and international travel agents looking for a superior experience for their VIP's. *In the tour details listed above, there are few options that best describe timeframes for stops and drive-by introductions. Plus, there are a handful of locations not listed in available "Attractions." Some attractions may not be accessible on certain days of the year. This tour is a solid 4 hours, and we've laid out a guesstimate on stops and travel time. Remember, this is a private tour, so you're also welcome to fully customize your time.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$317.87
Price varies by group size
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$317.87
Price varies by group size
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3 ½-Hour Sea to the Stars Hollywood Hopper Tour

3 ½-Hour Sea to the Stars Hollywood Hopper Tour

From the Sea to the Stars on the Walk of Fame and back, we have you covered if you’re short on time. Our Hollywood Hopper tour covers celebrity homes, movie studios, filming locations, & more with a stop at the Hollywood Sign & the Hollywood Walk of Fame. This 3½-hour tour will have you rubbing elbows with the stars in no time. Tour includes a 25-minute stop on The Hollywood Walk of Fame, and a 10-minute stop at the Hollywood Sign for photos. If you’re staying by the beach but don’t have a lot of time, enjoying a long layover, or even a local Los Angeleno looking to reconnect with your city- this is the tour for you.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$50.00
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$50.00
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City Tour of Los Angeles from Torrance and El Segundo

City Tour of Los Angeles from Torrance and El Segundo

For visitors staying in Torrance, El Segundo, or Hawthorn, this full–day tour of Los Angeles with round–trip hotel transport is a hassle–free way to sightsee. Going with a guide eliminates the hassle of navigating the sprawling city on your own, as well as ensures you learn more than you could from a guidebook. Highlights on the itinerary include Downtown, the Hollywood sign, Rodeo Drive, and Venice Beach.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$122.06
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$122.06
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Malibu Wineries Private Tour

Malibu Wineries Private Tour

Travel in style in one of our luxury vehicles as our expert culinary and wine guide whisks you through one of the most beautiful places in the world, Malibu. Meet your tour guide at your hotel or location of choice and get comfortable while we discover some of the great wineries that the West Coast has to offer. It all started in the late 80’s and today the Malibu Coastal Region is officially recognized by the AVA (American Viticultural Association) and proudly boasts 50 boutique vineyards. Located high above the Pacific and tucked away in the Santa Monica Mountains, the Malibu Coastal Region benefits from the cool ocean air and volcanic soil creating the most ideal conditions for growing in Southern California, and there is only one way to experience it all. You’ve got to get up here and see it for yourself.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$532.27
Price varies by group size
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$532.27
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Luxury of Private Tour of Los Angeles

Luxury of Private Tour of Los Angeles

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Because Los Angeles is such an expansive city, it's easy for travelers with limited time to miss must-see attractions. On this private, full-day Los Angeles tour, get a comprehensive look at this stunning city. Let your tour guide lead the way as you're whisked to top neighborhoods and famous sights, including Santa Monica, Venice Beach, Hollywood, and Beverly Hills. See Rodeo Drive and the Sunset Strip, and stop for a snapshot with your favorite celebrity handprint at Grauman’s Chinese Theater.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$219.00
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$219.00

Private 5-Hour Tour of Los Angeles and Beach Cities

Private 5-Hour Tour of Los Angeles and Beach Cities

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You're private tour guide is Michael Raines who has worked for a number of limo companies as a driver and bodyguard to some of the biggest celebrities in the world. A TV personality on his own rite, Michael Raines has starred in two survival shows on Discovery and other Film and TV roles in the past 20 years. Just to hear his celebrity stories is worth the price of the ride!! You will ride in style in 6 passenger Lincoln town car with a duel bar setup for wine, beer and liquor with mixers, chocolates and nuts all complementary. A Bluetooth stereo so you can use your playlist on your phone, with IPhone and android chargers with cables on the rear deck. Your tour is completely customizable, Hollywood, Venice Beach, Santa Monica you tell us what you want to see and we will take you there in style.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$735.58
per group
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$735.58
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The Best of LA Tour from Anaheim or LA: Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Beaches

The Best of LA Tour from Anaheim or LA: Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Beaches

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Explore Hollywood, Los Angeles, and beyond on this all-day guided excursion from Anaheim, downtown L.A., or North Hollywood. After a convenient hotel pickup, head out with a knowledgeable guide and experience classic sites and neighborhoods like the Hollywood Sign and the Walk of Fame, Memorial Coliseum, Griffith Observatory, Venice Beach, and Santa Monica Pier.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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$89.00

Shopping Excursion Down Rodeo with a Celebrity Stylist

Shopping Excursion Down Rodeo with a Celebrity Stylist

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Not even the sky’s the limit with our bespoke shopping excursions. From champagne and caviar in limousine rides down Rodeo Drive and V.I.P exclusive private shopping rooms that are often by invitation only. If Rodeo is not in your budget then no problem! After you fill out a short survey and getting to know your style a little better we will create a shopping excursion custom to your personal style. I will go to stores before picking you or your group up and dress you like a true celebrity stylist! We create shopping events beyond your wildest dreams!
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  • 3 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.08
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$123.08
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A La La Tour - Fully Customized Private Tour of Los Angeles

A La La Tour - Fully Customized Private Tour of Los Angeles

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- All Tour Prices Are Per GROUP, NOT Per Adult (TripAdvisor is still trying to debug this web error.) - Tour Guide Is Licensed, Screened, and Insured Specifically for Sightseeing Tours as Required by California Public Utilities Code sections 5371 & 5384 - 7+ Years of LA Private Tour Experience - Recipient of Certificate of Excellence for 2019, 2018, and 2017 by TripAdvisor - Ranked Top 5 Among Private Tour Providers in Los Angeles Based on Customer Reviews - Member of Los Angeles Tour Guide Association-- the Official Professional LA Tour Guide Association with Strict Code of Ethics - Customized Private Tours for Solo Travelers, Small groups, and Families - Ask Questions by Phone, Text, Email, Facebook, WeChat, or WhatsApp, and Hear Back Directly from Your guide. - All Tours are Tailored to Your Interests and Group Dynamics with Maximum Flexibility - Tours Can be in English or Chinese
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  • 4 hours
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$466.67
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City tours in and around Los Angeles including photo shoot

City tours in and around Los Angeles including photo shoot

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City tours in and around Los Angeles combined with a professional photo shoot. After the tour you have memories for life.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$204.11
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$204.11

Private Tour of Los Angeles For Any Group Size

Private Tour of Los Angeles For Any Group Size

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Discover Los Angeles without the hassle of driving during this full-day private tour. Get picked up at your hotel and spend the day exploring Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, and Venice Beach. Go window shopping on Rodeo Drive, stroll along the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and see the Hollywood sign from Griffith Park Observatory.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$700.00
per group
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$700.00
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Citadel Outlets Day Trip from Los Angeles with Optional LAX Drop-Off

Citadel Outlets Day Trip from Los Angeles with Optional LAX Drop-Off

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Shop until you drop at Los Angeles’ Citadel Outlet, a collection of high-end retail shops offering steep discounts on your favorite brands, with this convenient transport option and discount package. Get picked up at your Los Angeles hotel before spending the day hunting for bargains on designer brands like Banana Republic, Calvin Klein, Coach, Michael Kors and H&M. When you’re ready to leave, you can either receive a convenient drop-off at LAX for your evening flight, or a trip back to your hotel. Your LA citadel trip can also be upgraded to include access to the on-site VIP lounge.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$91.03
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$91.03
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