Welcome to Los Angeles Urban Adventures!

Day tours, with a local

Winner of Los Angeles Magazine's Best Food Tour in LA 2013!

In the spirit of exploring LA the local way, we're offering 20% OFF three last-minute tours this week:

Hidden Hollywood--Wednesday, July 23 at 9am (experience Hollywood the way locals do)

Historic Hollywood Star & Bars--Wednesday, July 23 at 5:30pm (Drinks in Golden Era bars and strolling along Hollywood Blvd.)

Ethnic Neighborhoods Food & Culture--Friday, July 25 at 2pm (Sweet and savory tastings from hidden gems in Koreatown & East Hollywood.)

Please call 323.300.5370 to book as spaces are limited


Experience Los Angeles like a local, sampling local food and drink, exploring ethnic neighborhoods, visiting bustling markets, and discovering hidden gems within the sprawling expanse of Los Angeles.


Our small-group urban adventures give you insight into the real Los Angeles and aim to make your day the Best. Day. Ever!


Ven a vivir lo verdadero y local de Los Angeles! Nosotros ofrecemos lo mejor de la vida real de esta ciudad iconica, desde la degustacion de comidas y bebidas hasta las historias de los famosos barrios, "stars" y arquitectura.  Para mas informacion y tours en espanol contactenos por telefono o email.


Venez decouvrir le vrai Los Angeles avec nous! Goutez des specialites etniques, connaissez les bars historiques de Hollywood, decouvrez des endroits caches. Pour plus des informations et tours en francais vous pouvez nous contacter par telephone ou email.


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Latte Time Hidden Hollywood
from 1 review
From USD 65.00

You’ll practically be a Hollywood local after going on this Los Angeles tour that includes the things you’d expect (an incredible view and wicked people-watching), and some things you wouldn’t expect (great locally roasted coffee, community gardens, and Hollywood’s best kept secrets).


Stars and Bars tour Historic Hollywood Stars & Bars
from 4 reviews
From USD 69.00

Be transported back to the golden years of Hollywood (a time before plastic surgery and TMZ) by hanging in old bars, speakeasies, cocktail lounges, and mobster hangouts. Admire the Art Deco décor and the blinking neon signs while hearing tales of Hollywood folklore and Golden Age gossip over a drink.


Beverly Hills Beverly Hills: Beyond the Botox
from 1 review
From USD 69.00

Get to know all things 90210 on this Los Angeles tour through the power and privilege of Beverly Hills’ ‘Golden Triangle’. Go beyond the botox and into lesser-known cultural havens, sample gourmet fare, and chow down at an iconic cupcake bakery. And you thought the Golden Triangle was an opium growing region in Southeast Asia!


Colorful Korean Salads Ethnic Neighborhoods Food & Culture
from 7 reviews
From USD 85.00

Uncover the astounding mix of nationalities that make up the City of Angels on this Los Angeles food tour that reveals hole-in-the-wall eateries, markets, snack shops, and the fine art of riding the metro. Who said you need a car in LA? 


Hollywood & Highland Wine & Jazz Summer Series
Place: Hollywood & Highland - [ 01/07/2014 - 29/07/2014 ]

Free Jazz and Wine from 7-9pm at the Hollywood and Highland courtyard!

KCRW Wine and Jazz Hollywood and Highland

KCRW Summer Nights
Place: Los Angeles - [ 07/06/2014 - 11/09/2014 ]

Free live world music events in Chinatown, Santa Monica, Downtown Los Angeles and Westwood at the Hammer Museum.

Sunset Strip Music Festival
Place: Sunset Strip, Hollywood - [ 20/09/2014 - 21/09/2014 ]

A two-day street festival on the famous Sunset Strip hosting three outdoor stages, interactive experiences, food, beverage and international performers.

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20% OFF Stars & Bars in September!

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Ms. Joyce C.

26 Feb 2014
Summer was a great guide, very easy going and knowledgeable. There were just three of us on the tour so we had plenty of time to talk to her and learn more about the places we visited.
Michael O.
21 Aug 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our tour. The only comment we would offer is that it was a bit too long. We would have deleted the last two stops. We were all pretty tired by then and certainly stuffed! But very generous to give us so much for such a small fee. We live here so we now have all these great new places to go! We will definitely do more!
Ms. Cynthia R.

11 Aug 2013
This was a birthday surprise. We have never done this before and we enjoyed it. Summer was our guide and she was awesome. I liked all of the history that Summer gave us along our tour. She gave us info on the city, the cultures that we were experiencing, and a little background on the owners of the restaurants we visited. We even got to meet a few of the owners. We booked the Ethnic Neighborhoods. I couldn't wait to tell my friends and family about this surprise. I even told a salesperson at Sports Chalet about it. I gave her the website to look at. Thank you Summer!!!!
Ms. Kathie K.

26 Jul 2013
Summer was an excellent tour guide. She effortlessly led us around the city and knew a great deal about the areas we were visiting. Although we never felt rushed, she finished exactly when she was supposed to. We were very impressed with the whole tour. I saw this tour on Groupon and it looked like fun, so I invited three of my friends to go. We'd do it again in a heartbeat!
Ms. Laurie L.
24 Jul 2013
A really interesting and informative tour, not to mention all the wonderful food-sampling. It was more food than expected and the restaurants were all very clean and nice.
Ms. Tracie L.

08 Jul 2013
I'm not really a bar person but my friend wanted me take this tour with her, and I had an absolutely wonderful time! We learned about some wonderful off the beaten path bars. Some were upscale, others were comfy locals only type places, but all had rich Hollywood history. Our guide was knowledgeable, funny, and made everything comfortable and easy for our group.
Mr. Margaret C.
04 Jul 2013
Brilliant trip - like walking round with a friend. Summer really friendly and made it such fun.
Ms. Betsy R.
18 Jun 2013
It was one of the best tours I have been on. I was the only one who signed up for the tour and they still proceeded with the tour. Summer my guide was wonderful. Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. She took me places that I had only heard about and had never seen. I learned a lot about my own backyard. I think most locals feel that they know their city but that is not true there is so much to learn and this tour taught me more then I ever expected.I would definitely recommend this tour. Honestly, sign up as quickly as you can. You will not be sorry.
Ms. Lenore D.
05 Jun 2013
I had another great tour with Summer!! She was very entertaining, knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. We laughed and had a great time! The best part of the tour was eating spicy Thai soup, so incredible! I would love to go on another tour with Summer!
Mrs. Tonya V.

29 May 2013
Had a great time and found some hidden treasures that I never knew existed in Los Angeles after having lived here 15 years! Going back to one of the Thai restaurants tomorrow for lunch and can't wait! The tour guide was super knowledgeable and a joy to experience Los Angeles with.

Your local connection in LA!

We are a multicultural team comprised of locals who live right in the heart of the city. As diverse as the city itself, we want to show you what makes L.A. more than an "urban jungle" and treat you to a local experience you'll never forget!

Our tours are also perfect for:

--Private Parties

--Teambuilding Events

--Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties

--Red Hat Society Events

--Meetup Groups

--Entertaining Out-of-Town Guests





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Responsible Travel with Urban Adventures


Wherever we go in the world, we take a responsible attitude with us. That means travelling in a way which both respects and benefits local people, their culture, their economy, and their environment. Please read on for more information on our Responsible Travel policy and how you can be a responsible traveller for your entire journey.