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Los Angeles Scavenger Hunt Adventure

Los Angeles Scavenger Hunt Adventure
Duration:
3 hours
From:
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Turn Los Angeles into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure! This challenge combines the excitement of the Amazing Race with a 3-hour city walking tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. <em></em>Note: Pricing is per individual, but teams must book together in order to be included in the same adventure.

Los Angeles Sightseeing Tour by Helicopter with Mountaintop Landing and Champagne Toast

Los Angeles Sightseeing Tour by Helicopter with Mountaintop Landing and Champagne Toast
Duration:
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This exclusive 45-minute helicopter tour takes you over the most highlighted areas of Los Angeles, such as the homes of today's most popular celebrities, the gorgeous beaches of Santa Monica, the Hollywood Sign and more! Also included are a complimentary Champagne toast and a private mountaintop landing, where you'll overlook the stunning Malibu coastline -- a perfect beginning or end to your Los Angeles vacation! If you're flying with your sweetheart, upgrade to the Romance Package for more time during the mountaintop landing, which includes roses and dessert in addition to the Champagne toast.

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 LAX Los Angeles Airport Info & Guide


Los Angeles International Airport

Where is Los Angeles Airport?  


The home of Hollywood, Los Angeles is the worldwide centre of the recording, television and motion picture industries. It is also an important center of media, business and international trade.


Surrounded by mountains, forests and beaches, and some of the world's best attractions, its no wonder LA attracts visitors far and wide.


Los Angeles International Airport (IATA: LAX, ICAO: KLAX, FAA LID: LAX), also known as Los Angeles Airport, LAX Airport - or simply LAX - is located in the neighborhood of Westchester, 26 kilometres (16 miles) southwest of  downtown Los Angeles, California, United States.


LAX has nine passenger terminals arranged in a "U shape", or "horseshoe". The terminals are numbered 1 through 8; the 9th terminal is named Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT). See Moving Between LAX Terminals for practical tips.


In 2015, LAX served 74,937,004 passengers, making it the 6th busiest airport in the world.


LAX is a hub for Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Horizon Air and United Airlines. It is also a focus city for Air New Zealand, Allegiant Air, Qantas, Southwest Airlines, Virgin America and Volaris. Many other airlines fly to LAX, including Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Westjet, to name just a few.


Many cities worldwide have flights to LAX, including Amsterdam, Bangkok, Beijing, Dubai, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur, Lima, London, Moscow, Paris, Rome, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Tel Aviv, Tokyo and Toronto, as well as numerous domestic cities.


Your best bet for a LAX Airport transfer is a shuttle. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private Los Angeles Airport transfer from IHateTaxis.


About airports in the Los Angeles area


The Greater Los Angeles region relies on a multiple airport system because of its vast size. Many of the area's most popular attractions are closest to alternative airports.


--> Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is the region's primary airport
--> Burbank Airport (BUR) is closest to Hollywood and Griffith Park
--> Orange County Airport (SNA) is closest to Disneyland, Honda Center and Angel Stadium
--> Long Beach Airport (LGB) is closest to Palos Verdes and Huntington Beach
--> LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT) is closest to Riverside and San Bernardino
--> Tip: LAX flights diverted due to weather usually land at ONT


 

 Other Items of Interest at Los Angeles Airport


Services at Los Angeles Airport include:


  • Ambassador Program
  • Volunteer Information Professionals (VIP)
  • Bob Hope Hollywood USO lounge, across the roadway between Terminals 1 and 2 - Open 24/7
  • Medical Clinic
  • LAX Air Radio 530
  • Observation Deck at the LAX Theme Building (designed by Disney); open Saturdays and Sundays from 08:00 to 17:00 and is free to the public, including free telescopes
  • Encounter Restaurant at the LAX Theme Building - fab food and 360 degree views from a freestanding structure designed to look like a flying saucer
  • Public Art Displays
  • A small Pet Park at the southeast end of the Central Terminal Area near Terminals 7-8 where pets can take a potty break; plastic bags provided.

 

Note: There are no luggage storage services or lockers available (contact your airline to arrange baggage storage).




Additional Los Angeles Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 3 Oct 2016