Places to visit in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is one of the most exciting places to visit in the US, and you can get a flavor of the vintage Hollywood, beach, museum, and amusement park. You can plan to book a flight by Cathay Pacific and check your comfortable timings for a trip. Let’s have a look at some of the places you can plan to visit while on a trip to Los Angeles.

  • Griffith Observatory and Griffith Park: Visit the Griffith Observatory that sits on the face of Mount Hollywood overlooking the Los Angeles basin. The observatory has pretty exhibitions and also holds a top-notch planetarium. The planetarium show costs between $3 and $7 for an entry. The park features hiking trails, biking trails, and campgrounds where families and kids can enjoy.
  • The Getty Center: One of the most impressive architectural excellence in the US is the Getty Center. The structure shelters pieces of abundant art from various ages. Here you will find renaissance paintings and those from 20thcentury American photography, Baroque structures, and so on. Tours of the Getty Center are available throughout the week; log on to the website to know more.
  • Santa Monica Pier and Beach: Visiting the Santa Monica beach of downtown Los Angeles, the most legendary beach in the United States, could be exciting. The area shelters one of the most popular restaurants and nightlife spots. You will enjoy the soft sands, the ideal weather, and many other attractions across the 3 miles of the shoreline. You will feel enchanted by the view of the 22-mile bike path that runs parallel to the Pacific Ocean. You may also watch the Ferris wheel and the Third street promenade and enjoy the varied culture.
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame and TCL Chinese theatre:  TCL Chinese Theatre is one of the most iconic spots of Hollywood, representing the golden age of movies. An entry to the hall would cost you $18 for adults and $8 for the kids. You will see autographs, handprints, and footprints by over 300 celebrities.  You can try pressing your hands over the celebrity handprints of Marilyn Monroe, Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks, Michael Jackson, and many more. The interiors are fledged with bright red décor and marble columns giving it the most antique look. You may watch the gold dress of Marilyn Monroe and admire the beaded gown of Grace Kelly, to name a few.
  • Zuma beach: Malibu is known for its wealth and prosperity, and the beaches are open to the public for sunbathing and swimming. The 1.8-mile beach is considered one of the finest beaches of Los Angeles. Zuma attracts the locals as well as the tourists for the big waves and also beachside snacks. Enjoy the hues of nature and the crimson sunset while you are present at Juma beach. Enjoy the excellent food and the ambiance.
  • The original farmer’s market:  While you are sitting at the South of West Hollywood, you will enjoy one of the most beloved sights of Los Angeles, and that’s the Farmer’s market. Founded in 1943, the place attracts both tourists as well as locals. You can source fresh produce of vegetables and meat over here. Have a bite of some excellent food prepared by the stall owners and carry some of it home. Often, the market is crowded, and seats are out of stock.
  • Sunset Boulevard: Pay a visit to the most iconic thoroughfares that continue to live up to the legends. The iconic place represented the Hollywood lifestyle and was the shooting spot for several films, including ‘Sunset Boulevard. Today, it retains the classic appeal, and the sun strip portion becomes the most popular spot for nightlife. The streets are open for a visit 24/7, but the clubs, restaurants, and bars maintain specific hours of visit.
  • Runyon Canyon Park: Visit the Runyon Canyon Park for the best views and a popular spot where you can exercise besides the celebs. If you are fond of adventure, you can hike the rough terrain and make an excellent escape to nature. Carry lots of water and some snacks along with you.

Los Angeles would offer you a bevy of exciting activities, and you have to choose the ones best suited to your interest.