Los Angeles Santa Monica

Planning to visit LA? Then you are probably thinking of things to do in Santa Monica, one of Los Angeles’ tourist hot spots full of attractions and entertainment. There’s a few facts you should know beforehand, to maximize your time in Santa Monica.

Los Angeles is considered to be one of the most popular cities in the United States, together with New York and Las Vegas, and in Los Angeles, Santa Monica is one of the most popular spots, for locals and tourists alike. Amongst the many hotels and attractions, there are lots of ‘must see’ places the whole family can enjoy here. Check out Pacific Park, an amusement park, located at the famous Santa Monica Pier and hop on the iconic Ferris wheel. If you fancy some time on the beach, head over to Muscle Beach, renowned for it’s muscular beach fans and Chess Park, both located on either side of the pier.

Top things to do in Santa Monica Los Angeles

There are many things to do in Santa Monica, Hollywood, Beverly Hills and all the other famous areas of Los Angeles, and if you’re not careful, you will end up missing more than you wished for. Millions of tourists visit the City of Angels each year and there is a high demand for tickets. The best way to prepare for this kind of holiday is to book tickets in advance – this way you will avoid disappointment.

Here’s a another tip that will save you time and make your vacation a lot easier: Take a hop on hop off bus tour in a double decker bus and see over 50 of the top attractions in the city such as Santa Monica Pier, Paramount Studios, Walt Disney, Sunset Boulevard, Chinese Theater, Farmers Market and more. The buses depart from the theater every 20 to 40 minutes, and you can either stay on for the whole duration of the route, or jump on and off as you please, and take your LA sightseeing at your own pace. If you’re a bit of a shopping fan, head over to 3rd Street Promenade where you will find some of the best shopping opportunities,alongside many street artists.

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Universal Studios Hollywood General Admission Ticket

Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood movie experience! Go behind the scenes on the world famous Studio Tour to explore where Hollywood movies are made. Then, face action head-on in heart-pounding rides, shows and attractions that put you inside some of the world’s biggest movies. Be part of the battle as you embark on a mission to defend the Allspark from the evil clutches of the Decepticons© in TRANSFORMERS™: The Ride 3D.

USD 91.99$

Go Los Angeles Card

With access to nearly 40 top LA attractions, activities and tours, the Go Los Angeles™ Card offers something for everyone! Tour Warner Bros. Studio on a VIP tour; meet your favorite celebrities at Madame Tussauds Hollywood; take a hop-on hop-off city tour; experience thrills at Six Flags Magic Mountain and much more. Enjoy the flexibility to create your own itinerary and sightsee at your own pace; plus, you’ll save up to 50% on select tours, attractions, dining and shopping. Whether you’re a first-time or seasoned visitor, you’ll love this whole new way to discover Los Angeles!

USD 69.99$

Grand Tour of Los Angeles

See the famous sights of Hollywood and Los Angeles on this comprehensive sightseeing tour. Take this full-day city tour and visit the major highlights of Los Angeles, like Olvera Street, the birthplace of Los Angeles. See the footprints and handprints of your favorite movie stars at the TCL Chinese Theatre, take photos of the iconic Hollywood sign, enjoy a delicious lunch at the LA Farmers Market and more!

USD 73.98$

Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour and Movie Stars' Homes Tour

Go behind the scenes of Warner Bros. Studio and see dozens of celebrity homes on this 9-hour tour that takes you from Hollywood to Beverly Hills. Explore Warner Bros. like a VIP as you're whisked around backlots in an electric tram, spying sets and sound stages from 'Argo,' 'Spiderman,' 'Friends' and more. Then cruise the palm-lined streets of upscale suburbs like Bel-Air to see houses belonging to A-listers such as Halle Berry and Tom Cruise. This tour is limited to just 13 people, ensuring you enjoy a small-group experience with a knowledgeable guide.