Grand Tour of Los Angeles
The Most Popular 5½ Hour Tour of L.A!
This is the most complete sightseeing tour of Los Angeles. Our expert guide will take you to one-of-a-kind destinations, encompassing 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. So enjoy yourself on our deluxe luxury air-conditioned sightseeing bus while we help you experience our city, the
(* indicates stop of 10-25 minutes; subject to availability ** indicates hour lunch stop)
Hollywood Blvd *|
- Chinese Theatre
- Walk of Fame
- Kodak 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
Here is an overview of the different sights you will see:
HOLLYWOOD/WEST HOLLYWOOD/LOS ANGELES
$69 $69 online
Child: $54 $54 online
Tour Duration: 5½ Hours
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 Kodak 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 around 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's ultimate that recently celebrated its 90th
Nonagenarian was built in 1923
and is considered a national monument.
It is the world famous summer home of the LA Philharmonic Orchestra. The outdoor 18,000 seat natural amphitheatre
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)
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.
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 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.
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 is the last major studio still located in Hollywood itself where movies and TV shows are
still made to this day.
Sunset Strip is famous for its glittery nightlife with glamorous hotels, clubs and restaurants.
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 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.
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, the Times Square of Los Angeles
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.
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.
See also Grand City Tour and Movie Stars' Homes Tour combo!
This tour is also available in Spanish, French, German, Portuguese (Brazilian), Japanese, Chinese (Mandarin) and Korean:
select Tour 2B
Daily Tours - All Year - 3/4 Day Tour
Departs Mornings only, Hotel pick-up available
Departs from Starline Terminal at 9:30 AM.
Departure from Chinese Theatre, Hollywood Blvd :
Tour including hotel pick-up and drop-off :
5 ½ Hours
| Adult: $69
|Adult is age 12 and older - Child is 3 to 11
5 ½ Hours
|click for pickup schedule
|| Adult: $84
|Adult is age 12 and older - Child is 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 infos.