Your holiday in Los Angeles won’t have you searching endlessly for things to see and do. It’s simply teeming with historic museums, contemporary galleries, sporting events, beachlife, theme parks and fine restaurants - not to mention its rich cinematic history, popular music and theatre entertainments. Los Angeles enjoys a warm, balmy climate and is surrounded by a varied topography incorporating both mountain ranges and beautiful Pacific beaches. What's not to love?
Luxury Holidays in Los Angeles
Los Angeles boasts some of the most luxurious and opulent hotels, spas and culinary dining experiences around. Take a drive to Beverly Hills and splurge at the famed Rodeo Drive boutiques; visit one of the many art galleries for a day of culture or sit down to some fine evening dining. The City of Angels truly has it all.
Great reasons to holiday in Los Angeles
- Disneyland and Universal Studios
- Fantastic weather year-round
- Great beaches and surfing
- Thrill rides and water slides at Knotts Farm amusement park
- Hollywood glamour - see where the stars live
- Sunset Strip and Hollywood Boulevard - popular culture's iconic streets
- Fine dining restaurants and traditional diners
- Stargazing at Griffith Observatory
- Baseball action at Dodger Stadium
- LA Lakers basketball games at the Staples Center
Things to do on holiday in Los Angeles
Why not follow in the footsteps of Hollywood’s greatest by walking upon the tiles in which they have been honoured on Hollywood Boulevard’s Walk of Fame. You’ll see the abundance of talent to have graced Tinseltown over the years as you amble along this iconic sidewalk at your leisure.
While you’re there, pay a visit to Grauman’s Chinese Theatre and see the imprinted feet and hands of stars such as John Wayne and Bob Hope. Or perhaps take in a movie at this world famous cinema – immortalised in film and literature alike.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) on Wilshire Boulevard contains a range of traditional cultural artworks from around the world plus more contemporary American pieces. The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), found on Grand Avenue in the Downtown area, is emerging as one of the city's top culture-vulture haunts, and is free to visit on Thursdays.
If you’re a sports fan, check out the city’s top teams such as the Lakers and the Dodgers. The Dodgers play their baseball in the National League at Dodger Stadium, so grab a hotdog and experience the game at the heart of American culture. Meanwhile the Lakers, over at the Staples Center, play their basketball in the Western Conference of the NBA. This fast paced game will provide both avid supporters and newcomers with a breathless experience, not to mention the chance to spot celebs on the front row.
Movie lovers will swoon on arrival at Universal Studios Hollywood. And there's so much to do: take a studio tour, go behind-the-scenes of a live movie and check out the latest rides, namely King Kong 360 3D created by Peter Jackson, and Transformers™ - the Ride 3D. Edge of the seat stuff; thrillingly unforgettable.
Los Angeles Facts
- State - California
- Area - 502.693 sq. miles
- Population - 3,792,621
Weather in Los Angeles
In LA you’ll encounter a Subtropical-Mediterranean climate, with sunshine year-round. You’ll find that January is the coolest month while August sees the warmest weather in this region. On average the annual temperatures comes in at 24 degrees Celsius by day and 14 degrees Celsius by night. But it can reach up to 32 degrees Celsius during some days in July, August, September, October, and November.
Twin Centre & Multi Centre
Have you considered teaming Los Angeles with other destinations across the US as part of a memorable Multi Centre trip? LA is conveniently placed to be at the very centre of all things California Coast - San Diego, Santa Barbara and San Francisco are all within driving distance. Alternatively you could combine LA with exciting destinations on the East Coast like New York or Washington DC. or, how about Hawaii or the Caribbean as additions to your multi centre? A holiday of a lifetime is in prospect.
Los Angeles Holidays 2021 & 2022
Book early for your 2021 / 2022 holidays to avoid missing out on this popular destination. At Kenwood Travel we take pride in arranging bespoke luxury holidays. With over 30 years of experience we’re well placed to send you happily on your travels so call now and book your next trip to L.A today.