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Best of Los Angeles

Best of Los Angeles

Come along for a fascinating ride through amazing sights and stories on this best of Los Angeles tour.

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Experience a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Los Angeles and leave the driving to us! Our expert Tour Manager will take you to one-of-a-kind destinations encompassing historical and architectural gems, cultural treasures, and trendsetting art scenes unlike any other. You'll see some of L.A.'s most fascinating landmarks including Olvera Street, Chinatown, Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral, and the filming sites of some of your favorite TV shows and movies. Other highlights include the Staples Center, L.A. Live & the Microsoft Theater, Angels Flight, downtown L.A., the Fashion District, the Flower Market, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Union Station and more. Lunch is on your own at your choice of the Mexican-themed Olvera Street or at the famous Philippe's restaurant, home of the original French Dip Sandwich.

All-day Excursion

This tour highlights a variety of Los Angeles landmarks, attractions, and history. The route and schedule is dictated by traffic conditions and other circumstances on the day of travel.

9:00am - 9:30am

Comfort stop

9:30am onwards

Tour Los Angeles

12:15pm - 1:45pm

Time for lunch on own in Olvera Street

1:45pm - 4:00pm

Tour of Los Angeles continues

5:30pm - 6:00pm

Comfort stop


Depart for local drop-offs

Tour Manager: 1/13/2024 and 3/9/2024 - Mark Jacobson*


Activity Level: Moderate

This tour involves some stairs and or inclines, and getting on and off the coach several times throughout the day. Moderate walking is involved, sometimes at a brisk pace, and guests should be able to keep up with the tour guide. Elevators may not be present at some stops. Persons of limited mobility should consult their physician and assess the suitability of this tour considering the tour's physical components.


What's Included in the Tour Fare

  • Round-trip luxury motor coach transportation from pickup locations throughout San Diego County

  • Professional Tour Manager providing narration throughout the trip

  • Complimentary bottled water and snacks on the coach

  • On- and off-coach exploring of some of L.A.'s most notable landmarks and attractions


What's Not Included in the Tour Fare

  • Meals

  • Cancellation Protection

  • Gratuities for the Tour Manager and driver


How to Make a Reservation

Making your reservation is easy. Simply click the Book Now button above to select your date and confirm your space online, 24/7. You can also call the DayTripper Tours reservations department at (619) 334-3394 during business hours of M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Know Before You Go:

This tour involves several instances of navigating steps getting on and off the coach, and at times involves walking at a brisk pace.


Dress For Comfort

We suggest you dress for comfort with loose clothing and comfortable walking shoes.


What to Bring
  • Sun protection (sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, etc.)

  • Jacket, windbreaker, or sweater

  • Camera (or smartphone)



Although not necessary to fully enjoy your trip, a personal smartphone can greatly enhance your tour experience. Take high-quality photos, share your experience on social media in real time, search for nearby restaurants and topics of interest, set reminders, and more.


14-Day Cancellation Deadline

  • If you purchased the optional Cancellation Protection Plan (CPP) prior to the deadline, you can cancel your booking at any time for any reason and you'll receive a full refund of the tour fare.

  • If you declined the CPP, you may cancel your reservation fourteen (14) or more days prior to the departure date to receive a refund less a $15 per person cancellation fee. Alternatively, when you cancel your booking fourteen (14) or more days prior to the departure date, you can avoid the cancellation fee by transferring the funds to another tour or a non-refundable voucher, which can be applied to any future excursion booked within one year of the original tour date. Bookings canceled within 14 days of the departure date are nonrefundable and nontransferable for any reason. Name changes on daytrips are always permitted at no additional cost.


* Tour Manager is subject to change without notice.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Times
Carlsbad La Costa Avenue Park & Ride
East side of I-5, at 710 La Costa Ave, 92024.
La Mesa Grossmont Park & Ride - 6385 Murray Dr, 91942
Narrow Park & Ride EAST of Red Lobster's lot
Mission Valley Sidewalk at red curb, west side of In-N-Out Burger
Street parking only
University City 6245 Kantor Street, San Diego, CA 92122
Street parking only. Do not enter parking lot.
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