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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
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$89.25
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$89.25

Small Group Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

Small Group Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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Take a pedal-powered tour through the beaches and streets of the famous Santa Monica and Venice Beach areas of Los Angeles during this electric bike tour. Skip the tour bus as you enjoy fresh ocean breezes and laid back riding with a guide aboard an electric bicycle. Cruise the famous canals of Venice and cycle the trails along Santa Monica Beach, choosing if you want to use your own leg power or get a boost from your electric-powered cycle. This L.A. electric bike trip also includes a helmet rental and bottled water.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.00
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$79.00

Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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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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$47.94
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Vintage VW Hippie Tour to Malibu with wine tasting

Vintage VW Hippie Tour to Malibu with wine tasting

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Cruise around Malibu in a vintage 1972 VW camper van on this half-day tour. Take in scenic views of the area’s coastline and mountain landscapes as you see popular attractions like Malibu Pier. Plus, make a short visit to a winery for a tasting. Choose between a morning or afternoon departure time.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.00
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4.5-Hour Exclusive Malibu Stars Homes & Beautiful Beach Tour

4.5-Hour Exclusive Malibu Stars Homes & Beautiful Beach Tour

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See the star-studded side of Malibu on this half-day tour that covers celebrity homes, historic sites, filming locations, and more. Cruise along the coast in an open-air van, stopping at the Adamson House, Surfrider Beach, Malibu Pier, and the Malibu Country Mart. Get a peek at the homes of celebs like Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert Downey Jr., Mel Brooks, Simon Cowell, Dr. Dre, Cher, Adam Sandler, Jennifer Lopez, and more.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$80.00
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Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Undersea Adventure

Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Undersea Adventure

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Leave the bustle of Los Angeles behind—and explore peaceful Catalina Island at your own pace—with this convenient package deal. In the morning, meet your driver directly at your LA accommodation, hop aboard your vehicle, and then transfer to the ferry to Catalina Island, where you can admire the seaside views. Once on the island, head to the Undersea Expedition (tickets included), and explore the sights independently.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$197.00
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Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Discover Avalon Scenic Tour

Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Discover Avalon Scenic Tour

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Swap the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles for something a bit more relaxing—a scenic ferry trip to Catalina Island. Once you arrive, enjoy a guided tour of the main city of Avalon to help you get your bearings, and learn about its top sights. No need to worry about rushing back—the tour factors in some free time to explore Avalon’s shops, restaurants, and famous landmarks independently.
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  • 8 to 12 hours
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$176.00
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$176.00
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Santa Monica and Venice Beach Bike Adventure Tour

Santa Monica and Venice Beach Bike Adventure Tour

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Santa Monica is one of the best neighborhoods to explore by bike with its colorful characters, sights and sounds. Since it's also an artistic and creative area of LA, this tour seizes the opportunity to introduce you to legal graffiti street galleries and the best of the local sculpture and architecture. Clocking in at nearly three hours long, this two-wheeled adventure will leave your legs a bit more toned and your stomach ready for lunch.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.60
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$73.60

Private Electric Bike Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beaches

Private Electric Bike Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beaches

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Explore Santa Monica on a private tour by electric bike and see the highlights of the vibrant coastal city. Follow your guide along Santa Monica’s palm-lined streets. Stroll the boardwalk at the Santa Monica Pier, dip your toes in the Pacific Ocean and experience the laid-back culture and classic scenery of this iconic beach town. Cruise to vibrant Venice to see the skate park, street art and the bustle of the crowd on the oceanfront walk and onward to the "gem of the tour" or the Venice canals. Then a final stop at Muscle Beach before zipping back to the shop.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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3 ½-Hour Sea to the Stars Hollywood Hopper Tour
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3 ½-Hour Sea to the Stars Hollywood Hopper Tour

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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
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$60.00
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Private Tour - Day Hollywood Tour of Los Angeles - 6 Hours.

Private Tour - Day Hollywood Tour of Los Angeles - 6 Hours.

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Have only a short amount of time in Los Angeles? See some of the city’s top attractions—and explore without any hassle—on this private, half-day driving tour. Following pickup at your preferred address, hop aboard your vehicle, equipped with Wi-Fi, charging ports, and even a TV. Then, sit back as your driver whisks you to top LA sights, from Downtown LA and the Hollywood Sign to the Griffith Observatory and Rodeo Drive.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$950.00
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Spooky Hollywood Halloween Bus Tour By Night

Spooky Hollywood Halloween Bus Tour By Night

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This tour is the perfect tour for those interested in the scary side of Hollywood. You'll see the traditional sights like the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, but the tour will focus on murders, ghost stories, unsolved mysteries, and other scary happenings in Hollywood throughout the past 100 years or so. Not for the faint of heard, this tour will cover The Menendez Brothers, Sharon Tate's last meal and more.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.00
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$60.00

Worlds best 5-Hour Tour is a custom Limo with the biggest Bar ever!!

Worlds best 5-Hour Tour is a custom Limo with the biggest Bar ever!!

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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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$317.00
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Super custom Dual bar limo with tour guide 6-Hour Los Angeles Private Tour!!

Super custom Dual bar limo with tour guide 6-Hour Los Angeles Private 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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$1,080.00
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$1,080.00
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4 hours Sailboat Tour for 2 people along the Los Angeles Coastline

4 hours Sailboat Tour for 2 people along the Los Angeles Coastline

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The coastal line of Los Angeles. You will see Marina Del Rey, head for Santa Monica, sail past Venice Beach, Airport, Malibu beach, go into the open ocean, anchor (if desired) and return back to Marina Del Rey.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$599.00
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Private limo 5-Hour Tour of Los Angeles and Beach Cities

Private limo 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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$845.00
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6-HourTour in a custom Limo with the biggest bar ever made for a limo!!!

6-HourTour in a custom Limo with the biggest bar ever made for a limo!!!

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See the City of Angels your own way—and enjoy a flexible, luxurious way to travel—on this private limo tour. Meet your guide at your preferred time and place, hop aboard, and enjoy an in-limo bar featuring beer, wine, spirits, and nibbles. As you go, hear insider Hollywood stories, and choose to see highlights ranging from Beverly Hills and Rodeo Drive to the Walk of Fame, Santa Monica, and more.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,399.00
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Malibu Wineries Private Tour
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Malibu Wineries Private Tour

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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
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$499.00
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Malibu Beach Surf Tour in a Vintage VW Van

Malibu Beach Surf Tour in a Vintage VW Van

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Enjoy spectacular views of the Malibu shoreline, and even attend a surfing lesson, on this small-group, two-in-one tour. Meet your guide in the morning in Santa Monica, and hop aboard a vintage VW van. Head first to the renowned Malibu Pier, and then to Point Dume State Beach for clifftop views overlooking the ocean. Finish the tour with a surfing lesson that will get you hitting the waves in no time.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$227.00
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Self-Guided Tour of Santa Monica in Los Angeles with Fun Facts and Photo Ops

Self-Guided Tour of Santa Monica in Los Angeles with Fun Facts and Photo Ops

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Santa Monica is the perfect mix of chilled out beach, artistic and sport cultures with a multitude of amazing restaurants and nightlife options thrown in for good measure. Whether you’re looking to spend your vacation lounging on Santa Monica Beach, shopping ‘til you drop or enjoying the myriad of parks the city has, you can guarantee you’ll have an awesome time. This self-guided tour of Santa Monica takes you to 10 must-see places in Santa Monica, each of which is extremely instagrammable so be ready for numerous photo ops along the way! It's a self guided tour. You can start and finish any time you like. Learn about LA’s history and culture at your own comfortable pace. During this self-guided tour, you will learn fun facts, stories and insights about some historical sites in Santa Monica LA as well as explore the most instagrammable places.
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  • 3 hours
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$20.00
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5 hour Malibu Coast Beach Wine Tasting and Food Pairing tour

5 hour Malibu Coast Beach Wine Tasting and Food Pairing tour

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Taste a variety of luxury wines from award winning French and Californian wineries expertly paired with seasonal fruit, cheeses and meats as you dip your toes in the sand at this unforgettable Malibu Beach. Learn how to taste like a pro and other wine tasting techniques in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$425.00
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$425.00

Santa Monica Private Tour with Restaurant and Bar Stops

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Santa Monica Private Tour with Restaurant and Bar Stops

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Eat and drink like a Hollywood VIP during this 5-hour restaurant and bar tour in Santa Monica aboard an electric-powered Cadillac Escalade limo. Join a small group of no more than 14 guests as you’re whisked to the restaurant of your choosing for lunch or dinner. After your meal, continue the fun with a stop at your choice of bar or lounge in this fun-filled neighborhood. A local guide, live on-board commentary during your drive and round-trip hotel transport are covered.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$368.31
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$409.24
$40.93 savings
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$40.93 savings

Private Tour - Day Beachside, Coastline Tour in Los Angeles - 6 Hours.

Private Tour - Day Beachside, Coastline Tour in Los Angeles - 6 Hours.

We have over 20 years of experience providing custom tours to guests travelling from all over the world. Our private, 6-hour Los Angeles Beachside package will transport your party (up to 12) to four of the most popular beach cities in LA – Santa Monica, Malibu, Manhattan Beach and Marina Del Rey. You'll be transported to each beach city in our luxury Mercedes Sprinter. Our driver/guides will share local insights and answer questions along the way. Your Los Angeles Beachside tour ensures time to stroll along the Santa Monica Pier, dig your toes into the sand in Malibu, sip coffee as you browse local beach shops and snap some pictures at Fisherman's Village. Not a native English speaker? No problem. In addition to English, our drivers speak fluent French, Dutch, German, Italian and more. Want to change up the itinerary? We’re happy to work with you to customize this tour depending on your time and interests. Just let us know!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$750.00
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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
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$317.87
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Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica
"We had a great time touring around LA with this tour. Our guide, I can't remember his name but he said to call him Steve if we couldn't remember, was very entertaining and kept us engaged during the entire time. This was the perfect excursion for our one day in the city and would recommend for everyone!"..."
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Small Group Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach
"MOLLY was an excellent guide - hard to replicate this experience- bike riding along the ocean, sightseeing, beauty, sprinkled w/ information about the history of the area. Definitely recommend ! The electric bike is an awesome way to travel too!"..."
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Vintage VW Hippie Tour to Malibu with wine tasting
"By far this was the best tour we’ve taken and we’ve taken a few. Alejandro was super friendly, he pointed out a lot of places. The tour itself had alotttt of beautiful views. The van was beautiful, clean and it ran really smooth. I will definitely recognize taking this tour."..."
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4.5-Hour Exclusive Malibu Stars Homes & Beautiful Beach Tour
"David are tour guide was excellent! The tour guide can make or break the experience. David was very knowledgeable. I love when we had 1 hour break with 3 choices of whatever we wanted to do on the tour."..."
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Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Discover Avalon Scenic Tour
"Everything was so smooth as far as instruction and direction. And it was so beautiful ! I loved it, an will be returning!"..."
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Santa Monica and Venice Beach Bike Adventure Tour
"It was good to know there are some other interesting spots in these populated beaches The guide was very informative We enjoyed the day"..."
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Private Electric Bike Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beaches
"Barbara was a great guide who provided an interesting and entertaining tour. She seems to be a staple of the area with passerby waving and greeting her by name."..."
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Private Tour - Day Hollywood Tour of Los Angeles - 6 Hours.
"I don’t write reviews, but I HAD to share how perfect this private tour was. You can seriously stop reading reviews and just book this one! Serge is an absolute pleasure!! Knowledgeable and kind, going out of his way to make the best experience for your group, with a smile the whole time. We saw everything we had on our list and the ease and comfort was priceless. Saw other crowded busses and was so glad we chose this first-class, customized experience. You will be too!!"..."
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Worlds best 5-Hour Tour is a custom Limo with the biggest Bar ever!!
"This was awesome - fabulous tour of the LA sights in comfort! Mike was a fantastic host and we saw a lot of LA on a great day out."..."
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Super custom Dual bar limo with tour guide 6-Hour Los Angeles Private Tour!!
"This was fabulous!!!! So well planned and thought out. The limo was immaculate we saw so much and more. The detail about everything we saw and asked about was so informative- I read about subjects and the information I was given was exact. Even better was the understanding and kind nature of our host. My eldest daughter got travel sick and he was so understanding letting her ride in the front and trying to ease the situation. 10 out of 10. Thank you. Truly enjoyed this trip and saw so much more than we could have possibly done by ourselves. Thank you!"..."
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Private limo 5-Hour Tour of Los Angeles and Beach Cities
"Mikey was a fantastic host. Great stories, kept us moving but gave us time to get out and explore things where we wanted - e.g. Santa Monica Pier. Mikey’s experience driving many many celebrities was lots of fun to hear about. The limo is a great way to get around - much better than a tour bus for a small group of up to 6 people because we could interact and ask questions. Mikey is a wonderful host and my family would strongly recommend his limo tour. The bar on board the limo is very well stocked with champagne, spirits, wines, beers, soft drinks, juices and water. Mikey communicated well with us before we arrived in LA from Australia and he turned up 5 minutes early. Our LA experience has been great thanks to this great tour. Thanks Mikey and good luck with your tv productions. We can’t wait to see them on our screens! Paul, Kylie, Tom, Sam and Jack McNae"..."
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6-HourTour in a custom Limo with the biggest bar ever made for a limo!!!
"Mikey “Hollywood” was absolutely amazing! We booked super late the night before and he still made it happen! By far the most beautiful views of the cities and beach! Beats any tour we have ever been on! He Showed us places most tours don’t ever go! Highly recommend! We will be booking with him every time we go!"..."
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Malibu Beach Surf Tour in a Vintage VW Van
"What a wonderful way to spend the day in Malibu! My teenage daughter and I agreed that this was our favorite experience during our week In LA. I cannot say enough about our guide Alejandro. He was an amazing host and teacher. We plan to do the tour again on our next visit."..."
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Santa Monica Private Tour with Restaurant and Bar Stops
"The driver was early, courteous, informative and just plain fun. He delivered exactly what we asked for in a grand and enjoyable manner."..."

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