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Hollywood Hills Hike: Explore Griffith Park and Hollywood Sign

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Griffith Park is California's 2nd largest park, so we're excited to take you on one of the best Los Angeles tours out there! Our team of CPR/First Aid certified guides are photographers, entertainers, history buffs, and (most importantly) professionals. Hike Griffith Park with us to discover the Hollywood Sign and tour Griffith Observatory as we regale you with how Hollywood became the entertainment capital of the world.

HIGHLIGHTS:

Hollywood Sign – Griffith Park Observatory – Greek Theatre – Mount Hollywood – Downtown LA – Famous Film Locations – Forest Lawn Mausoleum – LA River – Century City – Silverlake – Hollywood History and so much more

*(Observatory is closed Mondays)
Highlights
  • Hiking guide leads a trek through the Hollywood Hills, which leaves you free to take in the sights
  • Choose a daytime or sunset hike to fit your schedule
  • Learn insider info on the sights you can see from the highest point in the hills
  • Included bottled water allows you to travel light
What to Expect
Lace up your hiking boots and meet your guide at the Greek Theatre’s box office in Griffith Park 15 minutes before your hike’s departure time. Day and sunset hikes are available; choose your preferred time of day when booking. With your guide in the lead, take in the scenery and leave the navigating and logistics to the expert. As you get higher up into the hills, stop periodically to learn about movies and shows that have been filmed on the exact spots where you stand. Your guide will provide interactive videos showing you how and where certain scenes have been shot. At the top of the highest point in the hills, stop to catch your breath and enjoy the scenery while your guide points out the sights around you. Follow your guide to a vista point that makes the perfect selfie spot with the iconic Hollywood sign in the background. You will also get the chance to visit and tour the Griffith Park Observatory.
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Important Information
Departure Point
2700 N Vermont Canyon Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 2.5-hour hike
  • Professional guide
  • Bottled water
  • Plenty of Instagrammable moments
  • Entry/Admission - Griffith Observatory
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with your guide. There are other guests on the tour and we can not wait for latecomers.
  • Guests must have a beginner to intermediate fitness expectation and be able to comfortably walk 3.5 - 4 miles.
  • Closed-toe shoes are required and layers are recommended
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Young children welcome but should be able to hike on their own
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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All reviews hollywood hills hollywood sign greek theatre sunset tour great view of the city degree view great shots whole group great guide fun facts highly recommend this tour amazing photos photo opportunities fantastic job knew how own pace la area
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Alina did a great job and made the hike fun and informative. We went around for 2.5 miles and learnt a lot along the way. Definitely recommend!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank agentofchaos
BikesAndHikes, Owner at Bikes And Hikes LA, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Yes, there's such a rich and wild history about Griffith Park, that it's almost hard to believe you're learning as you take in those amazing views. Thanks for exploring with us, we're glad you had a great time!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great experience - def worth doing - even if it’s hot. Kate was a thoughtful, informative guide, who never rushed us. Plenty of photo opportunities. Liked the stories about Mr Griffith!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jo M
BikesAndHikes, Manager at Bikes And Hikes LA, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Mr. Griffith is quite the character! There's so much history to the park that you would never know about if you didn't hike with a guide like Kate! We'll pass along your kind words to her. Thanks for leaving such a nice review!

Reviewed 3 days ago

Did the hike with 3 other friends and it was awesome! Rachel was an excellent and funny guide telling us interesting facts about the park and the area and we all loved it. Worth trying!More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank VikLPG
BikesAndHikes, Manager at Bikes And Hikes LA, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We're so happy that you and your friends had a good time! If you're travelling with a group, taking a hike can be a great way to get out of the car and see something new. We'll let Rachel know that you enjoyed your time...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

A couple of colleagues and I did this hike after a long week of meetings and had the absolute best time! Our guide, Rachel, was really funny and informative and made sure we had plenty of shade and water breaks. I would highly recommend you...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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BikesAndHikes, Manager at Bikes And Hikes LA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Getting out of the office and into the outdoors is a great way to refresh yourself if you're in LA for a conference! Plus you'll work off those free pastries 😉. We're so happy that you had a great time with us! Thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I did this as part of a group and it was great fun! The hike was at a pretty steady pace and most of the uphill was at the start, then it's flat or downhill from there! Our guide was Rachel, she was fantastic, very...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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BikesAndHikes, Manager at Bikes And Hikes LA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We do make you work a bit for your views, but yes, that downhill on the second half of the tour is a nice reprieve. We also love that our hikes are an opportunity from people all over the world to meet each other; you...More

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Mark C
21 September 2019|
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No rest room along the way... they take you before you start. It’s about an hour in a half going up hike.
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Hi I am not sure how that works. I rented a car which I regret. Driving in LA is crazy. Aggressive drivers out there. I assume the banks would do the exchange .... Uber is quite reasonable out there as we used it once. I... More
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cchswong
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And yes Uber/Lyft is very easy. How much time depends on the time of day since it might take more time when people go to work and leave work.
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