Best Day Trips and Excursions - TripAdvisor

Santa Barbara, Solvang and Hearst Castle

Experience spectacular views and awe-inspiring sights along the California coast. You can enjoy one of the world's most scenic coastal drives on this day trip from Los Angeles. As you journey along the beautiful California coast, you’ll visit Santa Barbara's harbor, beaches and picturesque Spanish Mission, and see the quaint Danish village of Solvang. You’ll also visit the magnificent Hearst Castle, home of famed newspaper baron William Randolph Hearst.

Palm Springs and Outlet Shopping

Experience the best of Palm Springs - spectacular views aboard the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway and explore Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. Pass celebrity homes in El Paseo, known as the Rodeo Drive of Palm Desert, and then enjoy free time to shop at Desert Hills Premium Outlets, where you can snag great bargains on your favourite designer brands.

Best of Los Angeles Tour

Enjoy entertaining, informative commentary from your friendly driver and explore top Hollywood attractions at your own pace including the TCL Chinese Theatre and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Dine and shop at the Los Angeles Farmers Market and The Grove, and then cruise down the Sunset Strip followed by free time on the sun-kissed beaches of Santa Monica or Venice. Each stop offers a unique perspective of LA’s vibrant culture, with the flexibility to create your own sightseeing itinerary.

Hollywood Movie Stars' Homes and Universal CityWalk

See where the rich and famous live in Beverly Hills and Bel-Air, and cruise along the famous Sunset Strip and Rodeo Drive. After spending time in Hollywood, visit the electric Universal CityWalk for shopping, dining and more.

Los Angeles Horseback-Riding Tour to the Hollywood Sign

Discover the best view of the Hollywood Sign in town on this scenic 2-hour horseback-riding tour. Following your expert guide, travel by horseback through Griffith Park to the top of Mt Hollywood. Ride directly under the world-famous sign and enjoy sweeping views of Los Angeles County from this unparalleled vantage point.

USS Iowa Day Tour

The USS Iowa, also known as the Battleship of Presidents, is the only battleship currently open for tours on the West Coast of America. On this day tour to Long Beach explore the sleeping quarters, the mess area, the guns and missiles and interactive exhibits on display.

Los Angeles Day Trip: Sightseeing by Bike

Imagine seeing all of Los Angeles' top sights up close and personal in just one day. Explore the famous places you've heard so much about on a moderately challenging 5.5-hour ride that takes you to Beverly Hills, West Hollywood, Bel Air, the Sunset Strip, Venice Beach, the Santa Monica Pier, Marina del Ray, beautiful Southern California beaches, Historic Route 66 and more. Your guide will also take you to off-the-beaten path locales that few visitors know about for a more immersive experience. Enjoy entertaining stories and historical facts about the city, and make stops along the way to rest, take photos and have lunch. Biking is the ideal way to get around, enjoy the fantastic California sunshine and beat the traffic. San Diego Day Trip from Los Angeles Explore sunny San Diego and visit some of Southern California's most exquisite sights on this day trip from Los Angeles. Spend time in La Jolla, explore the USS Midway - a real United States aircraft carrier, and tour Coronado Island. Stroll through San Diego's Old Town and browse Bazaar Del Mundo, the local world market.

 

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