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Huntinton Beach used to be an amazing bohemian, dun place to live and play. Now it has been ruined by gentrification and large RVs. Ashame really. I was lucky to grow up there in the 50s-80s before ot was ruined by money and too many...More
I loved this tour and our tour guide Giovanni was very knowledgeable about every stop along the tour we made and he made sure we were comfortable on the tour. We even had time to tour an extra site on the tour. This tour is...More
I have lived in Los Angeles County for about forty year now and decided to take this tour. The tour guide was great, very informative. I learned things about LA that I did not know. Love Santa Barbara but have never been to Solvang or...More
We did three trips with them.
Firstly to Solvang, Santa Barbara and Hurst castle. This was a long 14 hour day so allow a free day to recover. The trip was fabulous
Secondly a 3 day trip to Solvang, Santa Barbara, San Francisco and Yosemite...More
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EmpireVacationsInc, Public Relations Manager at Empire Vacations Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018
Thank you for your kind words.
It was a pleasure having you on the bus.
We hope to be able to service you again.
I would strongly recommend that if you do this trip allow a rest day the next day as the tour is really 14 hours long. Having said that the trip was just fabulous and I would recommend it to everyone who comes to LA.
The tour was great and Jacob was a great guide. The places we visited were great but I could have gone without the USSMidway (I have visited two other naval installations in America) and instead spent the time in gas lamp and/or San Diego. Thanks...More
EmpireVacationsInc, Public Relations Manager at Empire Vacations Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018
Thank for giving us opportunity to serve you.
We hope to see you again in the future on one of our tours.
Empire Vacations Team.
This was a excellent tour from start to end.The guide Joikam ( ) was excellent
and the driver too.we start driving to Santa Barbara very nice place.so to danish
Solvang and first night stay was in San Francisco.One day in Sanfrancico was wery
me and my wife are from Italy.
we decided to book this one day trip to experience the southern part of the California and we didn't regret it.
Jacob has been very kind and showed us many interesting places telling us everything about them.
EmpireVacationsInc, Director of Sales at Empire Vacations Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017
Grazie mille for your kind words and recommendation. We hope to see you and your wife again very soon.
The tour was great and the tour guide was awesome and very informative but the only complaint I have was that the Mercedes Van air wasn't up to par in the hot weather. The back seat was blowing warm air and not cold. I was...More
EmpireVacationsInc, Director of Sales at Empire Vacations Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2017
Thanks for letting us know your happiness about the tour. Yes, July is a very hot month and we will take your comments to heart and see about improving the experience. It is comments like yours that help us get better and we thank you...More
you can use this tour group but they only pick up at 2 places as per their web site .You can contact them on email as I did to find out alternate pick ups. It is a great trip but be aware of the long day 12 -14 hours. Also... More
you can use this tour group but they only pick up at 2 places as per their web site .You can contact them on email as I did to find out alternate pick ups. It is a great trip but be aware of the long day 12 -14 hours. Also take your own lunch as the Hurst castle café is expensive for ordinary food.