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The Amazing Santa Monica Race

200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3126
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Half Day Small Group Los Angeles Tour and Scavenger Hunt
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The Amazing Santa Monica Race is part scavenger hunt, part reality show, part self-guided tour, part race and all fun. The Amazing Santa Monica Race is a competitive sight seeing tour where racers get to have a reality show experience, racing against others while they get to see parts of Santa Monica and funky, gritty Venice Beach. It's the most unique sight-seeing tour in the world.
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200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3126
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"scavenger hunt"
in 14 reviews
"great bonding experience"
in 2 reviews
"puzzle solving"
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"tv show"
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"great stories"
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"lots of fun"
in 3 reviews
"challenging"
in 27 reviews
"blast"
in 24 reviews
"challenges"
in 7 reviews
"adventure"
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"toes"
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

We had a great time on the Race. The clues were challenging but fun and it was a great way to see the local sights. Would highly recommend it!

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

We had such a fun day! I learned so much about the Santa Monica and Venice areas that I probably wouldn't have ever known. Our team went in with the plan of having fun, not worrying about where and if we placed but we got...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Lots of fun and we'll organized. Good challenges that really made us use the puzzle solving side of our brains.

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

As someone who visits LA frequently, this was a great way to see things I had never seen and learn about the area. I loved the concept of the clues and puzzles because it kept me on my toes.

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

Planned a private race with my bridal party the day before my wedding and it was amazing! Everyone had such a great time and it was a definite highlight of the wedding weekend for our friends. Great bonding experience and a good way for people...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2017

It was sooo much fun!!! I did this with a group for my friend's 14th birthday! I would do this again in a heartbeat.

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Reviewed March 17, 2017

We love the TV show and were excited to try this out. We were not disappointed! We had fun figuring out the clues and running from clue to clue. We did have to get 1 hint, but still finished at 2:02pm in first place! A...More

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Thank Tyler S
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

If I could give this 6 stars I would. We simply had a wonderful time. This adventure alone makes me want to go back to L.A. very soon and do another of this company's races. Well thought out, the clues are a challenge but not...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2017

Jeremy was our host and he showed us a great time. The race was a blast, the clues were challenging, emotions were had, and we had a great time! I highly suggest anyone looking for a fun day in Santa Monica to try out this...More

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Reviewed December 16, 2016

Challenging clues, pretty well organized, got to see a lot of the area in one day! A lot of walking/running so be prepared!

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Response from Boaz H | Reviewed this property |
I think that if your kids enjoy games and riddles and puzzles then they'll have a great time trying it, just give them a chance to try to feel like they're helping.
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