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LA Insider Tours

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Address: 6801 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6136
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Family Friendly Custom Tours of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Santa...

Family Friendly Custom Tours of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Santa Monica.

We specialize in personable, entertaining, one-on-one tour experiences showing you the real Los Angeles in private, unmarked vehicles. We pick you up directly at your hotel and return you at the end of your tour. No scrambling to get to a meeting location or waiting on a bus while the tour company goes from hotel to hotel picking up other passengers. You get to choose what you see, when you see it, and how you see it. It's a custom tour and best of all completely private -- stop for a photo op anywhere you like or just feel free to act silly with family and friends without worrying about what the other strangers on the tour will think. See the city as an LA insider with local knowledge from people who live here - it's just like having a friend in town.

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US$ 535.00*
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Private Half-Day Los Angeles City Tour
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US$ 795.00*
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Private Hollywood and Los Angeles in a Day Tour

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Private LA tour with Scott

We had a private tour of Los Angeles with Scott in December, visiting Hollywood Boulevard, The Sunset Strip, The Hollywood Hills and Beverly Hills & Bel Air. Although we were jet... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a private tour of Los Angeles with Scott in December, visiting Hollywood Boulevard, The Sunset Strip, The Hollywood Hills and Beverly Hills & Bel Air. Although we were jet lagged, we had a great afternoon, Scott was very informative and tailored our tour to suit our teenaged daughters. Thank you!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family and I recently went on a tour with Rivers. He drove us around in a very clean comfortable vehicle. Was on time, even though we were late for our pick up. Was professional and very fun, made sure our needs were taken care of. Even stopped at a place we wanted to that was not on the plan.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had quite an amazing time during which we basically "did" LA. It was certainly one of the best days out we've ever had as a family! I tend to take online reviews with a pinch of salt and with a 15 year old and a 17 year old in tow it was important to get things right, and boy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

With our flight being cancelled out of San Fran we flew to LA and had 6 hours on the ground to kill so we spoke with LA Insider tours and they organised a 3 hour night tour with our guide being River. He is a comedian which made our tour funny and insightful. He knew all the goss and was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family used LA Insider Tours on our recent weekend trip to CA. We had limited time, but wanted to see as many Hollywood sites as possible. Emails were responded to promptly, questions were answered, and a time change was accommodated. Our tour included every attraction as promised; plus, a souvenir shop and rest stops (very important to my aging... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rivers picked us up a few minutes before 9:00 to start our tour. He was professional but very personable also. He knew how to maneuver us around traffic to keep us on schedule. We did the All of LA in a Day tour including a trip to Malibu. Rivers was a wealth of information at every stop and all along... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous day with Kevin - who took my family and another on a tour of LA. We did the Tween tour detailed on the website. 2 (well traveled, experienced with docents and private tours) families each with 11 year old daughters. We had 1 day to see most of the sites. We coordinated prior to the tour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Steve made us feel like we were locals in LA. We visited an excellent range of locations and his knowledge of the history and popular culture of the area was outstanding. Our tour guide Steve was charismatic and entertaining - just like the city we visited. The tour was individually tailored to our needs which was an impressive task as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great tour of LA/Hollywood/Beverly Hills. We started at the Walk of Fame and Manns Theater. We learned all about the area, history and theaters while taking pictures. We saw homes of Justin Timberlake, Zach Efron, Lady Gaga among others. While at times all we could see were gates, our guide had a tablet with aerial and interior... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a day tour with LA Tours, we are so happy we did, there is no way we could have managed to see all the things we wanted in LA otherwise (Being a family of 4 including 2 teenagers) Kevin our guide was great, he managed to squeeze in all our request, we did the Hollywood sign, Movie star... More 

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Hollywood
Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day, tourists flock here from around the world to see the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close. Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night partying - the Hollywood club scene is a haven for thumping music and table-side bottle service. But parties aren’t the only way to enjoy this area, many visitors come to the neighborhood to sit back with a picnic to watch a performance at the Hollywood Bowl and those looking to stay fit trek along nature trails in the Hollywood hills and in Griffith Park.
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