Guided tour

Los Angeles: Best of LA Bus Tour

4.9 / 5

50 reviews

Activity provider: Hollywood Bus Tours

Los Angeles: Best of LA Bus Tour

Activity provider: Hollywood Bus Tours
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From US$ 84 per person

Likely to sell out

See all the highlights of LA on a guided tour and get an insider look at its culture, history, and landmarks. Take in the Sunset Strip, Santa Monica Pier, and the Original Farmer's Market.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Make the most out of your LA sightseeing experience on a customized tour by bus
  • Visit one of Southern California's most famous beaches at Santa Monica Pier
  • Get insider recommendations from your guide on where to go, eat, and drink
  • Sample some of the best food in Los Angeles at the Original Farmers Market
  • Have ample time at the Griffith Observatory to take photos of the Hollywood Sign
Full description

Admire in LA's top attractions on a guided bus tour that is customized to your preferences. Take in Hollywood, Paramount Studios, and the Greek Theatre. Stop at the Santa Monica Pier and Beach, the Original Farmers Market, and the Griffith Observatory.

Meet your guide on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Climb aboard the bus and head straight to Santa Monica. On the drive, listen to entertaining stories and take in Hollywood, the Sunset Strip, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, and Rodeo Drive. 

See views of the affluent Bel-Air neighborhood and the Getty. Stop at Santa Monica Pier and Beach for an hour to explore the famous boardwalk, shop along the 3rd Street Promenade, and see why Southern California is famous for its beaches. 

Head back to the bus to take in Culver City and Museum Row. Get insider tips on the best restaurants and museums. Have an hour lunch break at the Grove/the Original Famers Market which is known for some of LA's best dining and shopping. 

Continue past Fairfax, Melrose, Paramount Studios, the Greek Theatre, and Griffith Park. Take in sweeping views of the Los Angeles Basin from the Griffith Observatory. Capture pictures of views of Downtown Los Angeles, the ocean, and the Hollywood sign. 

As you head back to the Hollywood Walk of Fame to end your tour, see the Capitol Records Building and explore more of Hollywood Blvd.

Includes
  • Customized bus tour
  • Driver guide
  • Tips
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Meet your driver in front of The World's Best Souvenirs.

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  • This tour takes place rain or shine. Check the weather and the stops' websites to plan accordingly
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 50 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5

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Jeff was a fantastic tour guide, providing comic relief and informative tips along the tour. It's a great way to start any trip to LA for first-timers as you get an overview of things to see and do. I can't wait to go back to Griffith Observatory, Grove and Farmers Market, and LA Brea Tarpits.

October 27, 2022

I had a great time. Our tour guide Jeff was a pretty cool guy that had a great personality. He kept us entertained the entire time with facts about different areas of the city and bad jokes, while waiting at traffic lights. He was able to connect with us by where we from, names are so impersonal. LOL!! I wondered why this attraction had only a few reviews and Jeff informed us that it is a fairly new tour that began a couple of months ago. It is definitely the "appetizer" of tours for LA, as he stated. We were able to see so much in the time allotted for this tour. I wish I had done it within a day or two of my visit to LA. There are places on the tour that I would like to spend more time at. I highly recommend this tour and hope that you have Jeff as your guide.

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March 26, 2022

Our the tour guide Jeff kept us entertained throughout our journey! It’s a perfect tour to do when you don’t want to drive to all these touristy places yourself! We had ample time at each stop to enjoy the scenery. I definitely would recommend this to friends!

October 29, 2022

Product ID: 411252