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Surf City Tours

Closed Now: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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  • Average5%
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Surf City Tours offers “The Perfect LA Tour.” Our tour spans approximately 5 and 1/2 hours. Tour includes 4 major stops along the way that give you a chance to explore key parts of the city on foot, including The Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive...more
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1654 Ocean Ave, Poseidon Surf Shop, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3282
Santa Monica
+1 800-913-9356
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Outstanding. Our tour guides local knowledge made this tour interesting, informative and very entertaining

Thank Gina D
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Tour was Amazing, better than I even expected, I took lots of pics now it's just trying to remember whose they are when I look at them again, damn by horrible memory !!! The tour guide was VERY funny, VERY knowledgeable & just a...More

Thank danielcZ8074JN
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having read the positive reviews on T/A we booked this 5.5 hour tour of Los Angeles. Well whether it was the odd driver/guide, the broken down old bus or the fact that we last did a LA city tour some 25 years ago (they say...More

1  Thank un0me
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great tour guide, Alicia, who was very professional and knowledgeable of the area. We would give you five stars if the bus had been a little more comfortable.

Thank Yosette P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently did the tour and were picked p at our hotel and taken to a surf shop where we paid for our tour. I'm glad we went on the tour as we discovered a lot of LA that we never would have seen. However,...More

Thank Jack K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 6 friends travelling to LA, and we booked this tour with a groupon. We did a 2.5 hour tour. We were, unfortunately running a bit late due to traffic and phoned Surf City from our Uber to see if we...More

Thank nikbis01
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on this tour with my husband, we had finished doing Route 66 and thought it was the best way to get around all the sites and it certainly was, Rodger our guide was very informative and Dee especially went out her way to arrange...More

Thank lesley s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We left this tour part way through because we felt unsafe. We are both experienced travellers and were deeply shocked to encounter a tour like this in of the largest cities in the United States. The van was open (no walls or back) and the...More

1  Thank Pam_au_Chocolat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our driver and tour guide Sammy was awesome. Lots of local, movie and celebrity facts throughout the tour and was happy to answer any questions we had. He even turned photographer for us when we stopped for the view over LA.

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group was in LA for only a few days and decided to take the trip. GREAT decision! Our tour guide, Talib, was HILARIOUS! He kept us entertained all day! The tour was jam packed and Talib was full of awesome facts! He made sure...More

Thank virginiagrace55
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August 4, 2018|
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Response from SoLady_13 | Reviewed this property |
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January 3, 2018|
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Response from PAUL W | Reviewed this property |
They would like you to park at the pier and walk up to the office which is about 2 blocks from the pier. they will drop you off at the pier when the tour is over. Its a great tour and Garry is a super guide.