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Griffith Observatory Hike: An LA Tour through the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, CA

Your expert Los Angeles tour guide will lead you on a 3.5 mile (5.6 km) Griffith Park hike to the highest peak in the park. This LA sightseeing tour features the best views of LA you will ever get. As your LA tour guide regales you with Hollywood history and insider info, you’ll hike from one of the tallest summits in Los Angeles to an overlook featuring the most spectacular Instagram photo in LA: the Hollywood Sign! This Hollywood Hills Tour wraps up with an exclusive insider tour of the iconic Griffith Observatory, the most famous filming location in Los Angeles. Highlights:Hollywood SignGriffith Park Observatory Insider TourGreek TheatreMount HollywoodThe Best Views in LA: Downtown, Silver Lake, Century City, and more!Famous Film LocationsInsider anecdotes and tips from your expert local guidePicture-perfect Instagram opportunities…and so much more!(*Observatory is closed Mondays)

    • Feature Address:
      Los Angeles, CA
    • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
    • Redemption Information: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • Departure Location: 2700 N Vermont Canyon Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
    • Departure Time: 10:00 AM
    • Return Location: Returns to original departure point
    • Inclusions:

      • 2.5-hour Hollywood Hills Hike Tour
      • Unlimited Instagram photo opportunities on this Hollywood Hills Tour
      • Expert First Aid and CPR certified professional local Los Angeles tour guide
      • TikTok filming opportunities on this LA Tour
      • Free Parking at the Greek Theater for this Los Angeles Tour. See posted signs.
      • Expert advice for your stay in LA from your Los Angeles tour guide!
      • Discounts on our other LA sightseeing tours offered by Bikes and Hikes LA Tours
      • Photo guidance and direction for epic photos with the Hollywood Sign on this LA sightseeing tour
      • Historic Los Angeles tour
      • Free Wifi Hotspot on this Los Angeles Tour
      • Insider, Skip-The-Line Access to the Griffith Observatory!
      • Entry/Admission - Griffith Observatory

    • Exclusions:

      • Gratuities
      • Bottled water

    • Recommended Options:

      • 10am (arrive at 9:45) 10:00 10am departure, includes 2.5-hour guided hike

    • Additional Information:

      • Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with your guide. There are other guests on the LA tour and we can not wait for latecomers.
      • We’ll be walking 3.5 miles (5.6 km) along what is widely considered to be an easy to moderate Hollywood Sign hiking trail
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Closed-toe shoes are required and layers are recommended
      • 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.
      • Guests must provide their own water on this tour.
      • Guests joining this tour should be in good health, with a beginner to intermediate fitness expectation on this Los Angeles tour
      • Guests should not have a fear of heights, and should not be afraid to break a sweat on this Hollywood Hills Tour
      • Children under 2 years old are free. For this hike tour, children should be 5+ years of age, and able to hike. For guests traveling with younger children/strollers, we recommend our express Hollywood Sign Tour
      • Guests must provide their own water for this Hollywood Hills tour. We recommend that guests bring 2 bottles of water, and to hydrate before, during, and after the Griffith Observatory Hollywood Sign Hike, especially important in the warm summer months!
      • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
      • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
      • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
      • Guides required to regularly wash hands
      • Regular temperature checks for staff
      • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
      • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
      • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
      • All of our tours are COVID-safe, outdoors, and physically distanced! ALL OF OUR GUIDES ARE FULLY VACCINATED! We look forward to safely welcoming you and your group to Los Angeles!
      • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
      • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

† Fees may apply

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