Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the tour?
The tour last approximately 7.5 hours.
Where does the tour visit?
A detailed list of where we visit on our city tour can be found on our website. Destination stops include Venice Beach, Beverly Hills/Rodeo Dr., Griffith Observatory/Hollywood Sign, and Hollywood Bl/Walk of Fame. Our lunch stop is at The Original Farmers Market at The Grove.
How many stops are there?
Our full-day city tour includes 5 self-guided stops. Destination stops include Santa Monica, Beverly Hills/Rodeo Dr., Griffith Observatory/Hollywood Sign, and Hollywood Blvd./Walk of Fame. We also explore downtown LA on the way to Hollywood (for Anaheim pickups). Our lunch stop is at The Original Farmers Market at The Grove. Venice Beach is included as a stop for pickups in the LA area, for Anaheim pickups, Venice Beach will be a drive-through! Each stop allows you to explore the area on your own and at your own pace.
Where do we meet to start the tour?
The tour starts from Santa Monica Place(shopping mall) in front of the Nordstrom Store at 220 Broadway (Broadway & 3rd), Santa Monica. If you are requesting hotel pickup from the LA area please check our hotel list for pickup time and availability.
Where should I park?
There is a Santa Monica Municipal parking structure near the pick-up location.
Is breakfast or lunch included in the price?
We provide water throughout the tour. Lunch is not included and may be purchased during our 1-hour lunch stop at The Original Farmers Market at The Grove. There are plenty of delicious options to choose from!
What is your tour refund policy?
We offer a 100% refund if you cancel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled departure. All tours canceled within 24 hours of scheduled departure are non-refundable. We do offer rescheduling options for a future tour date subject to availability. No shows will be charged 100% without the rescheduling option.
I’m booking in advance and don’t know yet where I will be staying—what do I do?
If you are making a reservation and are unsure where you’ll be staying, you can simply make your reservation first, and call us to confirm your hotel information soon after you check into your hotel with your room number. If you brought a cell phone with you, please give us that number. Having a cell phone in Los Angeles is very handy.
What time should I be at the pickup location?
Best of LA Tour pickup at 9:00 am, Check-in begins at 8:40 am. Mercedes Sprinter departs at 9:00 am.
A. Please be at our location at least 20 minutes prior to your tour departure time.
B. Hotel pickup times vary by location and are printed on your receipt ticket or voucher.
What should I bring on the tour?
Don’t forget sunscreen, hats, a jacket or sweater, sunglasses, cell phone battery packs comfortable shoes!
Is gratuity included in the price?
No. Standard tip is 10%-20%
Adventures LA, schedules, prices, and routes are subject to change without notice. We are not responsible for delayed or elongated tours due to traffic, weather, accidents, mechanical issues or any other situations beyond our control. Adventures LA is not responsible for articles left on board. Customers are responsible for all items taken on a tour.