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Straight to the Gate Access: San Francisco Bridge-to-Bridge Cruise
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Straight to the Gate Access: San Francisco Bridge-to-Bridge Cruise

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On this San Francisco bridge cruise, get an up-close look at the city’s two engineering marvels—the Golden Gate Bridge and the Bay Bridge—as you travel across San Francisco Bay. See major city sights like Alcatraz, Coit Tower, and the Ferry Building, and listen to recorded commentary about the city's legendary architecture while you glide under both bridges.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$48.00
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San Francisco Bay Sunset Catamaran Cruise
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San Francisco Bay Sunset Catamaran Cruise

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Sail across San Francisco Bay at twilight to admire the city skyline as it begins to light up for the night. With an experienced captain at the helm, you’ll glide past Alcatraz Island and cruise underneath the Golden Gate Bridge.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$90.00
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Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise

Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise

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Explore one of California's most iconic settings from the beauty of San Francisco Bay. This narrated Golden Gate Bay cruise journeys alongside Alcatraz and Angel Island State Park, past the shores of Sausalito and beneath the Golden Gate Bridge. You can choose to view the sights from inside your boat or out on deck.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$38.00
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$38.00
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M.S Dixie II Sunset Dinner Cruise

M.S Dixie II Sunset Dinner Cruise

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Watch the sun slip behind the mountains on a Lake Tahoe dinner cruise aboard the M.S. Dixie II, and enjoy champagne, live music and an elegant dinner on the water. Dance to tunes from the local Steve Walker Band, see a spectacular Sierra sunset, then sit down for a freshly prepared meal. Enjoy selections like grass-fed beef or trout, organic greens, and vegetables. Finish the evening with fresh berries and cake as the first stars appear above the peaks, and Lake Tahoe’s scenic shoreline is illuminated.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.52
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San Diego Bay Jet Boat Ride

San Diego Bay Jet Boat Ride

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Zoom around the waters of San Diego Bay on a jet boat ride that provides speed, splashes, and spins. As you race through the scenic waterway, your captain points out landmarks including the USS Midway, Coronado Island, Seaport Village, the Embarcadero, and the city skyline. Hang on as your captain takes your boat into power slides, 360-degree spins and other thrilling maneuvers—a high-octane twist on sightseeing in San Diego.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.00
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$32.00
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Private Customized Layover Tour of Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica

Private Customized Layover Tour of Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica

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Customize your tour during and make the most of your layover in Los Angeles. Your tour guide meets you at the airport and takes you to discover the city in just 4 to 5 hours. Explore 3 iconic locations: see Beverly Hills, Griffith Observatory, Hollywood Boulevard or any other destination on the list. Your guide makes sure you’re dropped off in time for your connecting flight.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$400.00
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Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe
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Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe

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Weight limits apply: Maximum per-passenger weight is 250lbs. Maximum weight of all passengers combined must not exceed 500lbs. Passenger weights must be accurately provided at time of booking. Groups reaching a combined weight of 500 lbs will be subject to a weight check upon arrival for their flight. Any individual weighing 300 lbs or more will not be permitted to fly per the limitations of the aircraft. Any cancellation of a planned flight due to weights exceeding the maximum allowable aircraft weight (individual or combined) will be charged at full price. Showcasing beautiful Fallen Leaf lake, Cascade Lake, Taylor Creek, and Pope Beach, this tour heads to breathtaking Emerald Bay. Surrounded by granite cathedrals and fed by Eagle falls, the lake's only true bay is named for its emerald green waters.
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  • 10 to 12 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$110.00
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$110.00
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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour

Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour

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Ride a double-decker sightseeing bus to San Francisco's most famous landmarks with a choice of 2 different passes. Explore the city's 49 square miles, including stops at big-name attractions like Pier 39, the Palace of Fine Arts and Union Square. Go at your own pace, hopping off at any of 16 stops, exploring at your leisure, and then hopping back on when you're done. Choose the Premium pass to include a night tour or a Deluxe pass for an additional 24 hours of hop-on-hop-off and a night tour.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.50
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$40.50
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

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Drive down one of the most scenic roads in California on this full-day tour from San Francisco. Cruise along the coast-hugging Highway 1, passing the mansions of Pebble Beach on the iconic 17-Mile Drive. Enjoy free time to explore Monterey, where you can stroll down Steinbeck’s Cannery Row or visit the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Browse the ritzy boutiques of Carmel-by-the-Sea and get a glimpse of Silicon Valley’s tech campuses on the return drive to San Francisco.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II

Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II

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Take a boat tour on Lake Tahoe to soak up the alpine beauty of Emerald Bay, one of the lake’s most scenic spots. As you glide across the water on the M.S. Dixie II, admire the surrounding Sierra Nevadas, and cruise past Emerald Bay’s Fannete Island, the lake’s only island, as well as Vikingsholm Castle, a unique home on the shore. Plus, watch a video on board about the interesting underwater features of the lake.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.75
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)

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Wander through an ancient coastal redwood forest and explore the artistic bayside enclave of Sausalito on this half-day tour from San Francisco. Travel across the Golden Gate Bridge to visit Muir Woods, home to some of the oldest and tallest trees on Earth. Then, soak up stellar views of the San Francisco skyline and browse art galleries along the Sausalito waterfront. At the end of your tour choose between getting dropped off at Union Square in San Francisco or taking the Sausalito ferry back to San Francisco.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.00
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$73.00
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

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See the sights of Hollywood on this tour by open-top Mercedes minibus, which allows you to enjoy unobstructed views as you go. Traveling with an on-board guide, you'll pass by attractions such as the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Drive, and movie studios. Plus, get a look at some of the mansions where past and present stars have lived.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.00
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A La La Tour - Fully Customized Private Tour of Los Angeles

A La La Tour - Fully Customized Private Tour of Los Angeles

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- All Tour Prices Are Per GROUP, NOT Per Adult (TripAdvisor is still trying to debug this web error.) - Tour Guide Is Licensed, Screened, and Insured Specifically for Sightseeing Tours as Required by California Public Utilities Code sections 5371 & 5384 - 7+ Years of LA Private Tour Experience - Recipient of Certificate of Excellence for 2019, 2018, and 2017 by TripAdvisor - Ranked Top 5 Among Private Tour Providers in Los Angeles Based on Customer Reviews - Member of Los Angeles Tour Guide Association-- the Official Professional LA Tour Guide Association with Strict Code of Ethics - Customized Private Tours for Solo Travelers, Small groups, and Families - Ask Questions by Phone, Text, Email, Facebook, WeChat, or WhatsApp, and Hear Back Directly from Your guide. - All Tours are Tailored to Your Interests and Group Dynamics with Maximum Flexibility - Tours Can be in English or Chinese
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$508.00
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Los Angeles Highlights Full-Day Guided Tour
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Los Angeles Highlights Full-Day Guided Tour

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Explore one of America’s coolest cities on a highlights tour of Los Angeles. During this 7-hour tour, visit cool neighborhoods such as Venice Beach, Hollywood, and Santa Monica as well as iconic landmarks like the Chinese Theater and the Hollywood Sign. Drive around the ‘City of Angels’ in an air-conditioned coach and listen to live commentary on board from your guide.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$183.59
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Private Full-Day Los Angeles Tour of Beverly Hills and Beaches

Private Full-Day Los Angeles Tour of Beverly Hills and Beaches

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Experience our city in the most exclusive way you can. With the #1 guest-rated private tour company on TripAdvisor. From pick up at your hotel/rental, we show you all the iconic sights in our city, including the BEST VIEW of the Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Dr., Santa Monica, Venice and Hollywood. From soft drinks to phone chargers, we leave nothing to chance. Our impassioned desire is to leave you with a collection of wonderfully fun, life-long memories of our fascinating city. Our guides take tremendous pride in making friends every time they guide a family through our city and they glow often when our client's feedback is filled with compliments calling them, fun, creative, attentive or simply amazing. As the #1 private tour company in the city, our goal is to provide an experience, not just a tour. But do not take our word for it, take a look at our amazing reviews! Book now as our tours tend to sell out!
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$590.00
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Private Luxurious Tour of Los Angeles
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Private Luxurious Tour of Los Angeles

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Experience Los Angeles in style and sophistication on a private tour, ideal for travelers seeking a personalized experience. During this custom tour, tick off iconic LA sights such as Venice Beach, the Hollywood Sign, Santa Monica Beach and Pier, Sunset Strip, and many more. Amend your itinerary according to your preferences and stop for as long or as little as you like at iconic Los Angeles landmarks. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$259.00
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Private Half Day City Tour of Hollywood & Beverly Hills!
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Private Half Day City Tour of Hollywood & Beverly Hills!

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Explore some of the must-see places of LA on a 4 hour tour. Get amazing photos at the BEST view of the iconic Hollywood Sign. Feel like a star on Hollywood Blvd where you can see the celebrity stars along the walkway and also see the Dolby Theater and Chinese Theater. You will also drive through Beverly Hills and see the famous Rodeo Drive, where stars of Hollywood do their shopping! You will also drive down the historic Sunset Strip where you will see locations where rock bands like The Doors, Guns N' Roses, KISS and more made their debut and also see one of the hottest night life areas of LA!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$230.00
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3 ½-Hour Sea to the Stars Hollywood Hopper Tour

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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.00
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$60.00
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L.A. Highlights Private Full Day Tour of Los Angeles

L.A. Highlights Private Full Day Tour of Los Angeles

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Experience our city in the most exclusive way you can. With the #1 guest-rated private tour company on TripAdvisor. From pick up at your hotel/rental, we show you all the iconic sights in our city, including the BEST VIEW of the Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Dr., Santa Monica, Venice and Hollywood. From soft drinks to phone chargers, we leave nothing to chance. Our impassioned desire is to leave you with a collection of wonderfully fun, life-long memories of our fascinating city. Our guides take tremendous pride in making friends every time they guide a family through our city and they glow often when our client's feedback is filled with compliments calling them, fun, creative, attentive or simply amazing. As the #1 private tour company in the city, our goal is to provide an experience, not just a tour. But do not take our word for it, take a look at our amazing reviews! Book now as our tours tend to sell out!
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$290.00
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$290.00
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City Tour of Los Angeles, Hollywood and Beverly Hills

City Tour of Los Angeles, Hollywood and Beverly Hills

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4 hours private tour of Los Angeles. 8 years award winning from TripAdvisor! Our tour focuses on Hollywood's legendary stars, past and present. Stars from all sectors of the entertainment world will be featured with a montage of film clips, theme songs, locations, photographs, stories, history, sound effects and more. Our emphasis is on television tales, movie moments and musical memories. About The best Hollywood Tour with a unique experience. This tour is a state of the art multimedia sightseeing tour of Hollywood and Beverly Hills. We travel in a luxurious Mercedes Benz Sprinter equipped with a 32"" HDTV flat screen monitor and high end audio. With private tour, you have the flexibility on itinerary. We will customize the tour to fit your interest. We will always make a stop to take your picture with the iconic Hollywood sign and we'll email it to you after the tour!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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Instagram Experience Half Day Tour!
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Instagram Experience Half Day Tour!

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We will take you to the most famous places in HOLLYWOOD, MELROSE AVE, FAIRFAX & BEVERLY HILLS!. You will recognize many of these places from your favorite TV shows & Instagram posts. This is perfect during a layover and to get a general impression of the City of Angels. These are the locations where celebrities, pop-stars and social media influencers go for pictures! ​ Our day will take you to the iconic Melrose Avenue Murals, the Urban Lights exhibit, the famous Palm Tree-lined streets, and to the most photographed spots in Beverly Hills. A visit to the Hollywood Sign is a must and we have the BEST location to take your photo! We will also stop at the Walk of Fame, Chinese Theater, Dolby Theater, and landmarks related to the movie industry and show you how preparations are made for the Academy Awards (The Oscars).
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$230.00
Price varies by group size
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Calico Ghost Town Tour from Los Angeles

Calico Ghost Town Tour from Los Angeles

Kids and adults will have fun time to explore Old Western Ghost Town, learn about history of silver mining and enjoy exciting attractions: old silver Maggie Mine, Mystery Shack, Gold Panning Adventure, and have a ride at old Odessa Rail Road.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$234.88
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Private Los Angeles Tour: All Must-See Attractions with Hotel Pick-up

Private Los Angeles Tour: All Must-See Attractions with Hotel Pick-up

See the best of Los Angeles on a 3-hour private driving tour through the city. Hit over 30 attractions and locations including the Walt Disney Concert Hall, Grand Central Market, and City Hall. Drive through some of the city’s coolest and most diverse neighborhoods such as Chinatown, Little Tokyo, and El Pueblo and get insider tips from your informative guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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