Los Angeles is a melting pot for fun adventures, family activities, hidden gems and culture. Spend days exploring superior museums or spend your time like a true tourist on studio tours taking share-worthy pictures. Even better, devoting a day or two in some of the best theme parks in the world and hiking the famous Hollywood Hills. From chilling at Santa Monica pier to learning about dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, LA has something for even the most dainty traveller.
Follow along the 8.5 kilometer moderate hiking trail that leads up to a summit with a breathtaking 360-degree view of Los Angeles on a sunny day. If you’re travelling with your fur babies, worry not, this trail is dog friendly! Just on the south face of the mountain lies Griffith Observatory and Griffith Park. Here, you can see planetary exhibitions and top-notch planetariums.
Los Angeles probably has some of the world’s most famous beaches. From the exclusive Malibu Beach to Santa Monica Beach, LA beaches are definitely not to be missed out on your trip here. To experience the liveliness of California, Santa Monica has got it all - perfect beaches, all ranges of restaurants, and a fun amusement park on the pier. It’s known to be the best in the area, and super easy to get to with direct public transport from downtown LA!
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Celebrities, movie productions, and entertainment, everything that makes Los Angeles became what it is now. Stroll along the area and see over 2,600 names that have contributed to the success of Hollywood entertainment imprinted on pink terrazzo along with their signature and prints! Feel like a celebrity by visiting the Chinese Theatre, where numerous premieres and galas were held!
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
With nearly a million visitors annually, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the largest museum in the West Coast. It has a collection of more than 150,000 artefacts from various cultures and time periods that will make you feel like you went back in time. On top of that, you get to see art installations including the famous Urban Lights. This museum will definitely spice up your Instagram feed!