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2917-2981 Runyon Canyon Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90046, Los Angeles, CA
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All reviews laurel canyon great drive twists and turns beautiful area mulholland drive breathtaking views tour bus great tour griffith park homes falls hollywood curvy mansion sign windy smog
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're interested in checking out the homes of the celebrities, use a tour company since you won't know what you're looking at without a "star" map. Even if you get one, it doesn't mean that you'll see much given that most celebrities value privacy...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

It's nothing special to see. Road are very small and curvy. Good way to get to the Hollywood sign only.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jackson321
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Drove round here in a tour bus. Great to see some of the amazing houses. Great views from some areas of the sign and the city

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank laura m
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Prepare to drive up and down narrow roads for a view of the Hollywood Sign. Worth it for the views but not the easiest place to drive around. Houses are worth seeing too however residents are very conscious of people driving through. Once you have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

It is what it is - nice view, when there isn't too much smog in the way. After looking at houses and greenery, which takes all of 10 minutes, it's time to go do something else.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Katrin C
Reviewed 1 October 2018

not exactly sure what you would do here except drive around and look at the views, not easy place to drive either

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Douglas William M
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We took Hollywood Movie Star Homes Tour from Hollywood to see celebrity mansions in the Hollywood Hills. The tour was in an open 12 seat car. On the way the tour guide told facts about star homes, when they purchased, its cost etc. We saw...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Went through Runyon Canyon to see the hollywood hills and the hollywood sign with my girlfriend. I parked on the street being that other vehicles were parked on the side of the street and the free park space was completely full. Then we hiked through...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 8 September 2018

drove through here one day while on our way to somewhere else in LA county. Houses nestled in the hillside hidden by trees

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank n0ah258
Reviewed 17 July 2018

this is a great place to go for a drive, beautiful houses great views, better if you go for a drive in a rental car than on a tour bus youll see more.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 57chevycustom
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