Multi-lingual Grand Tour of Los Angeles
This Multi-lingual Grand Tour offers the pre-recorded tour narration in eight different languages, via individual headsets – a Starline Tours exclusive. This tour will lead you to the hottest & most famous spots in LA, including the world capital of the entertainment industry, lifestyle playgrounds of the rich and famous, historical and architectural gems and trend-setting arts scenes unlike any other.
Grand Tour Highlights include:
Hollywood Blvd *|
- Chinese Theatre
- Walk of Fame
- Dolby Theatre
- Hollywood & Highland
- Hollywood Sign
- Rodeo Drive *
- City Hall
- Hollywood Bowl *^
- Farmers Market/Grove **
- Miracle Mile
- La Brea Tar Pits *
- LA County Museum Art
- Melrose Ave.
- CBS Television
- Paramount Studios
- Sunset Strip
- Olvera St *
- Staples Center
- LA Live/Nokia
- Walt Disney Hall *
- Cathedral of Our Lady
^ mid-morning departure will not stop at the Hollywood Bowl)
Tour Duration: 5½ Hours
The Grand Tour of Los Angeles will allow you to see many of the highlights of LA in just 5 ½ hours, including The Walk of Fame, Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, Sunset Strip, Paramount Studios, Downtown LA, Walt Disney Hall and many more popular sights. Our fun & informative tour guide will highlight L.A.’s unique history and culture, with stops at some of LA’s most popular landmarks.
The tour includes a stop at the Original “Farmer’s Market,” where you will have the time to experience lunch – LA style - with more than 140 shops, restaurants, markets and cafes.
Multi-lingual audio commentary in the following languages:
Farmer's Market/Grove Lunch: The original "Farmer's Market", founded in 1934 is the largest open air market in Los Angeles, with more than 140 shops, restaurants, markets and cafes. The newer Grove has over 60 fashion stores, set in an outdoor, Disneyland style center connected with the 'Farmers Market' by a double-deck, open-top trolley car. You have a total of one hour to explore the delicious foods and service.
HOLLYWOOD/WEST HOLLYWOOD/LOS ANGELES
Hollywood Sign: Hollywood's ultimate that recently celebrated its 90th Nonagenarian was built in 1923 and is considered a national monument.
Chinese Theater: Famous for its nearly 200 cement handprints and footprints of movie stars in its forecourt, the spectacular theatre itself is the number one movie premiere house in the world.
The Dolby Theatre: It is the crown jewel of Hollywood & Highland, a magnificent retail, dining and entertainment complex. Opening as the Kodak Theatre in November 2001 and renamed the Dolby in 2012, The 3,400 seat theatre is the first permanent home of the Academy Awards.
The Walk of Fame: The most visited attraction in Hollywood with over 2,500 pink terrazzo stars inlaid with the names of famous TV, Movie, Recording, Live Theatre and Radio Stars, spanning several blocks on Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood Bowl: It is the world famous summer home of the LA Philharmonic Orchestra. The outdoor 18,000 seat natural amphitheater has hosted many of the world's most famous musicians, including The Beatles, Cher and Ella Fitzgerald, including The Beatles, Cher and Ella Fitzgerald. (Elton John, Judy Garland, Carrie Underwood)
Miracle Mile: Stretching over several blocks on Wilshire Blvd, it is the first commercial district in the US developed around the automobile. It is also the current home to many Los Angeles museums.
La Brea Tar Pits: This is one of the world's most famous fossil localities, recognized for having the largest and most diverse assemblage of extinct Ice Age plants and animals in the world, all recovered from the asphalt deposits of the Tar Pits.
LA County Museum Art: LACMA is the largest encyclopedic art museum west of Chicago - with artwork covering the expanse of art history - from ancient to contemporary - across the globe.
Melrose Ave: Melrose Ave is a street which defines hip shopping in Los Angeles. Many of the styles on the TV show "Friends" came
from the shops on Melrose Ave. The storefronts can often be works of pop art in themselves.
CBS Television: Built in 1952, this is where many of the nation's favorite television programs are taped, including "Dancing with the Stars", "American Idol" heats and the classic game show "The Price is Right".
Paramount Studios: Paramount Studios is the last major studio still located in Hollywood itself where movies and TV shows are
still made to this day.
Sunset Strip: Sunset Strip is famous for its glittery nightlife with glamorous hotels, clubs and restaurants.
Olvera Street: This is part of the Pueblo which is considered the birthplace of Los Angeles. This area takes you back to the time this was a Mexican/Spanish settlement and is the location of Avila Adobe - the oldest surviving homes in LA dating back to 1818.
Chinatown: Chinatown was built in the 1930's as part of America's 1st modern Chinatown - actually owned and planned by the Chinese as a major tourist attraction.
Staples Center: Home to many sports teams, including the World-Champion Los Angeles Lakers, it has also hosted the Democratic National Convention, Michael Jackson's Memorial Service and countless rock concerts.
LA Live/Nokia: LA Live, a 2 billion dollar entertainment complex that takes up 6 city blocks. Already the Nokia theatre has hosted the American Idol Finale and has become the permanent home of the Emmy Awards.
Walt Disney Hall: Built in 2003, this spectacular concert hall, with its massive steel curves was designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry and is considered a modern day icon.
Walt Disney Hall
Our Lady Cathedral: The Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels, built in 2002, was designed by world-renowned Spanish architect, Jose Rafael Moneo as a modern reinterpretation of the California Mission.
Departs-Starline Hollywood Terminal at 9:30 AM
Select Hotel Pick-Ups Available
Adult (12 & Older) Child (Ages 3 to 11)
Online reservations can only be made up to 24 hours before scheduled tour departure time.
For reservations less than 24 hours before tour departure time, please call 1-800-959-3131.
If you have a need that would require special accommodations please call Starline Tours at least 24 hours in advance.
If you come by car to the Chinese Theatre, click here for parking information.