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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Beaches and More

Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Beaches and More

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From the Hollywood sign to the celebrity mansions of Beverly Hills, Los Angles is so full of iconic sights it can be tricky to see them all. This guided tour seamlessly transports you by coach to all of the city's top attractions—from Santa Monica Pier to the Sunset Strip—so that you don't need to worry about missing a thing.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
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Small Group Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

Small Group Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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Take a pedal-powered tour through the beaches and streets of the famous Santa Monica and Venice Beach areas of Los Angeles during this electric bike tour. Skip the tour bus as you enjoy fresh ocean breezes and laid back riding with a guide aboard an electric bicycle. Cruise the famous canals of Venice and cycle the trails along Santa Monica Beach, choosing if you want to use your own leg power or get a boost from your electric-powered cycle. This L.A. electric bike trip also includes a helmet rental and bottled water.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

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Visit many of Los Angeles’s highlights and landmarks on one fun and convenient outing. Learn about LA history and culture—its historic filming locations and crime scenes, celebrity homes and trendy restaurants—from a narrator as you traverse the city in a convertible bus. Stop at the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, a farmer's market for lunch, and the Hollywood Sign on this easy and affordable tour.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$89.25
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$89.25
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Private Electric Bike Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beaches

Private Electric Bike Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beaches

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Explore Santa Monica on a private tour by electric bike and see the highlights of the vibrant coastal city. Follow your guide along Santa Monica’s palm-lined streets. Stroll the boardwalk at the Santa Monica Pier, dip your toes in the Pacific Ocean and experience the laid-back culture and classic scenery of this iconic beach town. Cruise to vibrant Venice to see the skate park, street art and the bustle of the crowd on the oceanfront walk and onward to the "gem of the tour" or the Venice canals. Then a final stop at Muscle Beach before zipping back to the shop.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.00
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$99.00
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Malibu Celebrity Homes Tour

Malibu Celebrity Homes Tour

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Get an up-close look at some of the most exclusive celebrity residences in Malibu on this movie stars’ homes tour. Trace the stunning 27-mile coastline of this exclusive L.A. enclave as you visit more than 40 current and former homes of stars like Leonardo Dicaprio, Bill Murray, Bruce Willis and more. Also, stop at the Malibu Pier and the Getty Villa.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.00
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$55.00
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Deluxe 6-Hour Los Angeles Private Limo Tour

Deluxe 6-Hour Los Angeles Private Limo Tour

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Instead of exploring the City of Angels in a crowded and stuffy sightseeing bus, watch the city unfold around you from the comfort of a luxurious private limousine. Drive around Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the LA coast and any other site you want – this tour is fully customizable – in a sleek and comfortable Lincoln town car that seats up to six. Take advantage of your car’s open bar and the deep local knowledge of your private driver.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$773.34
per group
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$773.34
per group

Taste of Santa Monica Walking Food Tour

Taste of Santa Monica Walking Food Tour

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The 2-3-hour Santa Monica Walking Food Tour allows you to not only absorb the sights and sounds of the famous Downtown Santa Monica, but also the delicious flavors from West LA's beloved eateries. Perfect for families with a taste for the decadent, the tour is led by a knowledgeable local guide who points out the fun street scenes and amazing ocean views. Even better, you leave with a sated appetite
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.27
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$84.27

5-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

5-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

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Your private tour guide is Michael Raines, who has worked for a number of limo companies as a driver and bodyguard to some of the biggest celebrities in the world. A TV personality on his own rite, Michael Raines has starred in two survival shows on Discovery and other Film and TV roles in the past 20 years. Just to hear his celebrity stories is worth the price of the ride!! You will ride in style in 6 passenger Lincoln town car with a duel bar setup for wine, beer and liquor with mixers, chocolates and nuts all complimentary. A Bluetooth stereo so you can use your playlist on your phone, with IPhone and android chargers with cables on the rear deck. Your tour is completely customizable, you tell us what you want to see and we will take you there in style.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$265.60
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$265.60

Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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Soak up the sand, surf and sun of the waterfront cities of Venice, Santa Monica and Marina del Rey during this 3-hour sightseeing trip aboard an electric-powered Cadillac Escalade limo. Feel like a Hollywood player as you cruise the streets of these beachfront meccas aboard your open-air ride, enjoying live commentary from a guide during the trip. Along the way you’ll also have 90 minutes to enjoy these areas’ excellent shopping and dining options on foot.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.27
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$53.27

City Tour of Los Angeles from Torrance and El Segundo

City Tour of Los Angeles from Torrance and El Segundo

For visitors staying in Torrance, El Segundo, or Hawthorn, this full–day tour of Los Angeles with round–trip hotel transport is a hassle–free way to sightsee. Going with a guide eliminates the hassle of navigating the sprawling city on your own, as well as ensures you learn more than you could from a guidebook. Highlights on the itinerary include Downtown, the Hollywood sign, Rodeo Drive, and Venice Beach.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$122.06
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$122.06
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Private Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour Departing from Santa Monica

Private Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour Departing from Santa Monica

This private tour is provided by industry professionals who specialize in luxury and customized service. The 4-hour tour will concentrate on the must-see sightseeing locations in Hollywood, West Hollywood and Beverly Hills. It's the go-to tour for 5-star hotel concierge desks, as well as domestic and international travel agents looking for a superior experience for their VIP's. *In the tour details listed above, there are few options that best describe timeframes for stops and drive-by introductions. Plus, there are a handful of locations not listed in available "Attractions." Some attractions may not be accessible on certain days of the year. This tour is a solid 4 hours, and we've laid out a guesstimate on stops and travel time. Remember, this is a private tour, so you're also welcome to fully customize your time.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$317.87
Price varies by group size
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$317.87
Price varies by group size
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Private Los Angeles Photoshoot in Sunny Santa Monica with Personal Photographer

Private Los Angeles Photoshoot in Sunny Santa Monica with Personal Photographer

If you’re looking to fit the most Los Angeles photo ops into the shortest time, this private photo session was made for you. You’ll be awe-struck by the amazing views and panoramic vistas in Santa Monica. You won’t believe the memories you packed into just 2 hours! For art, architecture, culture, great food and nature, there’ s no contest in all California. Get that classic postcard picture of Southern California and experience the charm of a beachside city of Santa Monica. • Marvel at the Santa Monica Pier and Palisades Park • Meditate at the idyllic and well-designed Tongva Park • Take in the stunning views of the ocean and Santa Monica Mountains • Fall in love with the picture-perfect L.A.’s coastline and Third Street Promenade • Enjoy personalized attention and a tailored itinerary • Ideal for Instagrammers, bloggers, and all photo lovers • A private experience so you can customize your experience and schedule • 50 professionally captured and edited photos
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$290.00
Price varies by group size
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$290.00
Price varies by group size
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Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (2 Hours for 1-6 Passengers)

Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (2 Hours for 1-6 Passengers)

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We take our guests out into a safe sailing environment on the Santa Monica Bay or beyond, where they have the opportunity to experience first-hand the joy of sailing, the rhythm of the ocean and unique pairings of gourmet foods and wines in the sweet briny sea air. We catch sunrises, bake in the mid-day sunshine and relax as the sunsets and the moon rises under starry skies. We play with seals, dolphins, and whales and when appropriate catch fresh seafood to enjoy al-fresco. We are living the Mediterranean dream in Southern California and sharing the experience with valued guests who leave the experience as family.
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  • 2 hours
From
$400.00
per group
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$400.00
per group

Self-Guided Tour of Santa Monica in Los Angeles

Self-Guided Tour of Santa Monica in Los Angeles

Santa Monica is the perfect mix of chilled out beach, artistic and sport cultures with a multitude of amazing restaurants and nightlife options thrown in for good measure. Whether you’re looking to spend your vacation lounging on Santa Monica Beach, shopping ‘til you drop or enjoying the myriad of parks the city has, you can guarantee you’ll have an awesome time. This self-guided tour of Santa Monica takes you to 10 must-see places, each of which is extremely instagrammable so be ready for numerous photo ops along the way! It's a self guided tour. You can start and finish any time you like. Learn about LA’s history and culture at your own comfortable pace. During this self-guided tour, you will learn fun facts, stories and insights about some historical sites in Santa Monica LA as well as explore the most instagrammable places.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$19.00
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$19.00
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Half-Day Private Gas-Powered Skateboard Tour in Los Angeles

Half-Day Private Gas-Powered Skateboard Tour in Los Angeles

We are your one-stop-shop for all of your gas-powered vehicle adventures in Los Angeles. You’ll see the Southern California coastline like never before. Cruise around on our 37cc skateboards. There's nothing like this! Come join the fun and add to our adventure! Fun for friends, family, and couples! Our guided tours begin near the legendary Santa Monica Pier. We will travel from Santa Monica and pass by Venice Beach, Marina del Rey, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, and Torrance Beach. When it comes to comparing electric vehicles to gas-powered vehicles, there are some significant benefits when considering a gas-powered skateboard. Not only are they not dependent on a charge that can run out after 4 hours, but a single tank of gas can allow you to travel for the entire tour.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Malibu Wineries Private Tour

Malibu Wineries Private Tour

Travel in style in one of our luxury vehicles as our expert culinary and wine guide whisks you through one of the most beautiful places in the world, Malibu. Meet your tour guide at your hotel or location of choice and get comfortable while we discover some of the great wineries that the West Coast has to offer. It all started in the late 80’s and today the Malibu Coastal Region is officially recognized by the AVA (American Viticultural Association) and proudly boasts 50 boutique vineyards. Located high above the Pacific and tucked away in the Santa Monica Mountains, the Malibu Coastal Region benefits from the cool ocean air and volcanic soil creating the most ideal conditions for growing in Southern California, and there is only one way to experience it all. You’ve got to get up here and see it for yourself.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$532.27
Price varies by group size
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$532.27
Price varies by group size
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Half-Day Private Gas-Powered Scooter Tour in Los Angeles

Half-Day Private Gas-Powered Scooter Tour in Los Angeles

We are your one-stop-shop for all of your gas-powered scooter adventures in Los Angeles. You’ll see the Southern California coastline like never before. Cruise around on our fast 49cc scooters. There's nothing like this! Come join the fun and add to our adventure! Fun for friends, family, and couples! Our guided tours begin near the legendary Santa Monica Pier. We will travel from Santa Monica and pass by Venice Beach, Marina del Rey, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, and Torrance Beach. When it comes to comparing electric vehicles to gas-powered vehicles, there are some significant benefits when considering a gas-powered scooter. Not only are they not dependent on a charge that can run out after 4 hours, but a single tank of gas will give you enough gas for the entire tour.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$70.00
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$70.00
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Half-Day Private Tour in California by Gas-Powered Bicycle

Half-Day Private Tour in California by Gas-Powered Bicycle

We are your one-stop-shop for all of your gas-powered vehicle adventures in Los Angeles. You’ll see the Southern California coastline like never before. Cruise around on our 79cc bikes. There's nothing like this! Come join the fun and add to our adventure! Fun for friends, family, and couples! Our guided tours begin near the legendary Santa Monica Pier. We will travel from Santa Monica and pass by Venice Beach, Marina del Rey, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, and Torrance Beach. When it comes to comparing electric vehicles to gas-powered vehicles, there are some significant benefits when considering a gas-powered bicycle. Not only are they not dependent on a charge that can run out after 4 hours, but a single tank of gas can allow you to travel for the entire tour (and then some).
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$90.00
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$90.00
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Malibu Coast Sunset Cruise on Luxurious 63 Ft Motor Yacht / 4 Hr Private Charter

Malibu Coast Sunset Cruise on Luxurious 63 Ft Motor Yacht / 4 Hr Private Charter

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You'll be treated like royalty by Captain Skip and his crew from the moment you step aboard The Duchess, a 63 foot luxurious motor yacht. This unforgettable, deluxe yachting experience is your private charter for up to 6 guests. We depart from Marina Del Rey Harbor and cruise the beautiful L.A. coastline past the Venice and Santa Monica Piers to Malibu, where you'll view the famous beach houses so often seen on television and in feature films. You'll be served complimentary hors d"oeuvres and beverages including private label wines and beer, by our wait staff. Our captain and crew will keep a sharp lookout for wildlife while pointing out places of interest. We see dolphins on most all trips and other marine life is always plentiful. You might even see whales! A cruise on The Duchess is perfect for a family or corporate outing, photo shoot, marriage proposal, or any other special occasion you may have. Relax and unwind while sharing a memorable time aboard The Duchess!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$1,630.77
per group
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$1,630.77
per group

Private Half-Day Yacht Tour along the Los Angeles Coastline

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Private Half-Day Yacht Tour along the Los Angeles Coastline

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The coastal line of Los Angeles. You will see Marina Del Rey, head for Santa Monica, sail past Venice Beach, Airport, Malibu beach, go into the open ocean, anchor (if desired) and return back to Marina Del Rey.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$287.20
per group
$359.00
$71.80 savings
From
$287.20
per group
$359.00
$71.80 savings
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Malibu Coast Sunset Cruise on Luxurious 70 Ft Motor Yacht - 4 Hr Private Charter

Malibu Coast Sunset Cruise on Luxurious 70 Ft Motor Yacht - 4 Hr Private Charter

You'll be treated like royalty by Captain Steve and his crew from the moment you step aboard The Legend, a 70 foot luxurious, vintage motor yacht. This deluxe yachting experience is your private charter for up to 15 guests. For larger groups up to 41, please contact Group Sales. We depart from Marina Del Rey Harbor and cruise the beautiful L.A. coastline past the Venice and Santa Monica Piers to Malibu, where you'll view the famous beach houses so often seen on television and in feature films. You'll be served complimentary hors d"oeuvres and beverages by our wait staff. Our captain and crew will keep a sharp lookout for wildlife while pointing out places of interest. We see dolphins on most all trips and other marine life is always plentiful. You might even see whales! A cruise on The Legend is perfect for a family or corporate outing, photo shoot, marriage proposal, or any other special occasion you may have. Relax and unwind while sharing a memorable time aboard The Legend!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$3,044.11
per group
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$3,044.11
per group

Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (3 Hours for 3-6 Passengers)

Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (3 Hours for 3-6 Passengers)

We take our guests out into a safe sailing environment on the Santa Monica Bay or beyond, where they have the opportunity to experience first-hand the joy of sailing, the rhythm of the ocean and unique pairings of gourmet foods and wines in the sweet briny sea air. We catch sunrises, bake in the mid-day sunshine and relax as the sunsets and the moon rises under starry skies. We play with seals, dolphins, and whales and when appropriate catch fresh seafood to enjoy al-fresco. We are living the Mediterranean dream in Southern California and sharing the experience with valued guests who leave the experience as family.
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  • 3 hours
From
$600.00
per group
From
$600.00
per group

Private Fishing Charter

Private Fishing Charter

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Captain John has been driving boats since he was a teenager and has been fishing locally in LA for decades! The most rewarding part of running fishing charters is seeing someone catch one of their very first fish! I see the joy and elation on their face, and it allows me to relive the moment when I caught my first fish. I can't put a price on that experience, and I truly love sharing my passion with others!
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  • 5 hours
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$1,099.00
per group
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$1,099.00
per group

Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Optional Upgrades

Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Optional Upgrades

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Spend a day in paradise on this day trip to Catalina Island off the coast of Los Angeles. After a smooth 1-hour ferry ride to the island, you will have free time to explore the island, or select one of the upgrade options which include a zipline tour, an undersea adventure, a scenic tour of Avalon or an ocean runner adventure!
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  • 8 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$138.47
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$138.47
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