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VIP Tours of California

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Address: 9830 Bellanca Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90045-5608
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+1 310-641-8114
07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 23:00

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Good Introduction to LA

We booked tour #6 which included 22 places to visit including 5 stops. The first two stops were close to the airport (Marina del Rey, and Venice Beach) then after a quick pass... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Patrick O
Gaithersburg, Maryland

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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's an overview. I agree with Patrick O. Good introduction. You can get an idea of what where you'd like to spend more time. Good tour leader. It''s a way to spend a day. It's not the best organized thing I've ever done. Checking in is a bit chaotic. A half dozen tours leave at the same time. The best... More 

Thank shuarjefe
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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47 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We booked tour #6 which included 22 places to visit including 5 stops. The first two stops were close to the airport (Marina del Rey, and Venice Beach) then after a quick pass through Santa Monica we headed toward Hollywood by way of Beverly Hills and "Farmer's Market Place" for Lunch - A "Farmer's Market" it is certainly NOT but... More 

Thank Patrick O
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9 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I love thinking I'm a celebrity so I took myself on a VIP TOUR and LOVED IT. Recommend definitely for solo or group events.

Thank travelbabie23
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95 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We took this tour on 1st Apr. this tour is all about just getting an overview about Los Angeles. If you are expecting to cover entire city experience, you can get started with this for a day...later plan your interest location separately. Do not expect to cover all the location here. You can cover Hollywood a bit.

Thank Srinivas P
Saint Albans, Vermont
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56 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We were told to wait at our hotel at 11:20 for a pick-up. After 15 minutes I called and was told they would arrive in 3 minutes. Another 15 minutes, another phone call, they are coming. 10 minutes later, I could only reach the answering machine. Ugh, finally showed up, No apology or explanation. Due to LA traffic, the tour... More 

Conway, SC
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Recently returned to San Pedro from a cruise to Hawaii and needed to kill time before a flight. Knew this in advance so booked this tour prior to sailing. Have to say there was some disconnect between the third party handling the on-line booking and the actual tour company on Bellanca Avenue in L.A. Once I had a phone number... More 

Thank Susan R
Toronto, Canada
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56 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

In LA on business and had some spare time so we thought the best way to see sights without driving was a tour The hotel concierge took a deposit and booked the short tour and said we would be back around 1:30 which was perfect so we could prepare for the next day We were picked up in a very... More 

1 Thank Travelwithwendy
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We had asked our Concierge at Crowne Plaza Hotel about LA tours and he booked this particular tour for us. The moment we entered we knew it was wrong choice. Driver was the guide too and talked too loudly. Above his seat was written "15% gratuity is appreciated for our services". 15% tip was too much to ask. It has... More 

3 Thank satyasaraswat
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We had a half day in LA after our cruise. Our hotel recommended VIP/Starlite tours, and said they would pick up and drop us off at our Crowne Plaza hotel. That was the good part of the tour. Enrique was nice, but he had a cold, the microphone didn't work, and he treated the van driver poorly. The static-y non-working... More 

2 Thank OldMama50
Saint Marys, Ohio
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The level of disgust that my family came away with for this company after sitting through their tour is high. That the bus was a rattling bucket was one thing. The lumbering troll serving as the tour guide was another. At every opportunity, he was doing his moonlighting businesses on the cell phone where anyone could hear. In terms of... More 

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