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Venice Beach Boardwalk

Los Angeles, CA 90291
+1 888-527-2757
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US$ 89.00*
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Anything and everything on this famous concrete strip - from hippies to skateboarders, you will see it all here.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“muscle beach” (201 reviews)
“people watching” (212 reviews)
“venice beach” (368 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Los Angeles, CA 90291
+1 888-527-2757
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is a completely SCAM. They have a sign out front that says $40 but they won't let you leave threatening to call the cops and withholding your i.d. until you pay either $60 to cancel or $200+ to get a fake medical card....More

Thank surfer123123123
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a pleasant walk with family and friends. The street dance and singing shows made it more pleasant for us. It was entertaining.

Thank ArzuUzel
Reviewed 3 days ago

Although there are a lot of the same touristy shops and merchandise, there are also some gems where I bought the most comfortable sandals made of yoga mats and t-shirt type cotton material. I also bought a beautiful and inexpensive painting from a street artist....More

Thank mauiboundlori
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are no shortage of things to buy along the boardwalk and plenty of places to eat. The downside, IMO, are the beggars in the area looking for money, etc.

Thank davidson168
Reviewed 4 days ago

This boardwalk is famous. It has "Muscle Beach" with guys working out and the usual shops catering to visitors, particularly adults and young adults. An interesting place to visit, but perhaps not the best for young children based on the displays at the stores.

Thank skrose21
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a tour so only had about 45 minutes Seemed to be quite interesting lots of fit people .Quite busy.There was a few groups of guys and girls doing kind of slow dancing ,all doing the same moves.There were also lots of tourist...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Venice Beach Boardwalk with "A Day in LA" tours and very much enjoyed it. It is a lively place with much to offer. (although the smell of urine was not pleasant in some areas of the boardwalk)

Thank Joel P
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to see a lot of Tourist Trap Stores and a lot of trash. Then by all means come here. This place also has more than its share of shall we say characters around here. Now the beach view is nice. But The...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love to walk in Venice Beach..the boardwalk or Main St. There are lots of people to see (and be seen) and good restaurants and shopping in general.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place to be and to be seen at. It is alternative. It is cosmopolitean. Muscle beach, busking, street entertainers, weird & whacko shops, huge beach (damned hot in summer), skateboarders who know all the moves. It has it all plus more. The...More

Thank Gerry K
Venice has always danced to its own beat as the
epicenter of bohemian culture in Los Angeles. Along
the boardwalk there are street performers and local
craftsmen selling their wares. Original paintings,
souvenirs, and jewelry are on display. Crowds of
visitors marvel at the sites while weightlifting
enthusiasts pump iron in plain view, and skateboarders
do their tricks around the skate park. All of it
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Renee C
18 January 2017|
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Response from 7books | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they sure are.
Renee C
18 January 2017|
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Response from yjbonner | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the front desk. We also took Uber there and back. Really quick and inexpensive. After one $70 cab ride from the airport!!! took Uber everywhere.
16 July 2016|
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Response from Kathleen P | Reviewed this property |
Wherever you can find it. Sometimes there is valet.