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Private Coastal Tour of Santa Monica, Venice Beach and Malibu

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    What to Expect
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: 200 Santa Monica Pier Santa Monica Pier Restoration Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3126

    See the world-famous Santa Monica Pier and Pacific Park.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA 90291

    Walk the eclectic Venice Boardwalk with Muscle Beach and street performers.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Venice Canals Walkway, Washigton Blvd. & Dell Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90292

    See the beautiful Venice Canals designed after those in Italy.

    Pass By: Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA

    High-end local dining and shopping street popular for those that work in Silicon Beach.

    Pass By: Malibu Pier, 23000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-4936

    A quaint pier many may recognize from The Rockford Files TV show.

    Stop At: Lake Shrine Temple and Retreat, 17190 W Sunset Blvd Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3001

    Beautiful gardens and lake that celebrates all faiths.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Malibu Country Mart, 3835 Cross Creek Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4978

    See where the coastal celebrities dine and shop.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Venice Skatepark, 1500 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles, CA 90291-3606

    Hip skateboard park with some of the best skaters in the world.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Palisades Park, Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401

    Stop at Palisades Park with its bluffs overlooking Pacific Coast Highway and The Pacific Ocean

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Third Street Promenade, Third Street between Wilshire Boulevard and Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401

    Blocks of shopping, restaurants and entertainment in the heart of Santa Monica.

    Stop At: Carbon Beach, 22878 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-5041

    Dip your toes in the Pacific Ocean behind the Malibu homes of the millionaires and billionaires.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Pacific Coast Highway, 147161, CA

    The one and only Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) that travels the coastline of California.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Sunset Boulevard, Doheny Drive to Vine Street Beverly Hills and Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA

    Travel one of the most famous streets in Los Angeles down to the ocean communities.

    Duration: 20 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: The Grove Drive, The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036, USA
    2: Hollywood / Highland, 6815 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028, USA
    3: Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel, 9500 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212, USA
    4: Universal Studios Boulevard, Universal Studios Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    5: 8000 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046, USA
    6: West Hollywood, CA, USA
    7: Beverly Hills, CA, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    For this particular tour, Glitterati Tours has listed a handful of fantastic starting points. We can also pick up anywhere within the city limits of West Hollywood and Beverly Hills. Please keep in mind that Los Angeles is a MASSIVE spread out city, so we have to limit tours to the starting locations provided. Therefore, there are many places outside of the area that we cannot start or end tours, which includes locations such as Downtown Los Angeles, LAX, Santa Monica, San Pedro, Long Beach and Anaheim.
    Departure Time
    Because all of our tours are private, you are welcome to choose your start time if the requested date has your specific preferred time.  Your confirmation may include suggestions to adjust the time depending on rush-hour, planned street closures and events.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Local taxes
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
    • Private tour
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
    • A reminder that this is not a group tour. Every tour we do is private, so it's just you and your immediate party. Tours are conducted in luxury discreet black SUV's, and guests are welcome to customize their excursion by their timeframe and interests. Our tours come highly recommended by the 5-Star Beverly Hills and Los Angeles area hotel concierge desks, as well as countless domestic and international travel agents and travel sites.
    • We use the tier pricing format here on TripAdvisor Experiences. When entering the number of guests for your private tour, the amount will be the equivalent of our regular posted rates.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • 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 3 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.
    • Only service animals as defined by the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) and California state law allowed. Emotional support dogs or other animals prohibited.
    • We've blocked out a handful of weekends and holidays for the busiest summer months for this particular tour only. Because of potential traffic issues with local beach goers and visitors, we don't recommend this tour during the busiest peak days.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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