Sightseeing in Los Angeles

Get your camera ready. All the main attractions, according to local Airbnb hosts.

Locals’ favorite places

1. Griffith Observatory
1307local recommendations
2. Abbot Kinney Boulevard
Abbot Kinney Blvd
401local recommendations
3. Santa Monica Pier
200 Santa Monica Pier
912local recommendations
Michael says “A walk to the pier is one of our favorite family activities. We love to walk across the parking lot...” ·
4. Rodeo Drive
Rodeo Dr
330local recommendations
Sherry says “RODEO DRIVE In the heart of Beverly Hills, three blocks of Rodeo Drive are home to the epicenter of ...” ·
5. The Venice Beach Boardwalk
1800 Ocean Front Walk
608local recommendations
Deborah says “The world-famous Venice Boardwalk is not to be missed! Restaurants, street vendors, street performe...” ·
6. Hollywood Walk Of Fame HQ
6255 Sunset Blvd
560local recommendations
Erika says “Here is where the celebrity stars on the sidewalk are. From Google: The Hollywood Walk of Fame compr...” ·
7. Malibu Pier
23000 Pacific Coast Hwy
72local recommendations
Jeremy says “Great getaway from the city in Sleepy Malibu - but don't let that fool you - great restaurant on the...” ·
8. Downtown
189local recommendations
Robin says “Long neglected downtown LA has come to life over the last 5 years. There are all sorts of great pla...” ·
9. Beverly Hills
173local recommendations
Jamielle says “Rodeo Drive For many, Beverly Hills is synonymous to shopping - and with good reason. At the center ...” ·
10. Melrose Avenue
Melrose Ave
170local recommendations
Nicole says “Melrose Avenue is one of L.A.’s most famous streets, featuring a myriad of shopping, dining and ente...” ·
11. Old Pasadena
23 E Colorado Blvd
170local recommendations
Amanda says “Old Pasadena boasts a shopping mall, upscale restaurants, a movie theater, nightclubs, shops, posh o...” ·
12. Hollywood
181local recommendations
Judith says “See the the Hollywood Sign, the Hollywood Walk of Fame, internationally recognized Hollywood icons. ...” ·
13. Larchmont Village
52local recommendations
Robert says “Plenty of restaurants, coffee houses, a place in Los Angeles where people actually walk! For the bes...” ·
14. Santa Monica
142local recommendations
Jamielle says “Where can you go to experience the excitement of Southern California, the lure of the big city, and ...” ·
15. The Grove Drive
The Grove Dr
131local recommendations
Yaelle says “The Grove is an out-door shopping mall destination next door to Historic Farmer's Market - shopping,...” ·
16. Venice
116local recommendations
Felipe says “The Venice Beach is a great place to visit by walking or rent a bike to enjoy the corridor who has m...” ·
17. Olvera Street
Olvera St
130local recommendations
Lisa says “Olvera Street, known as “the birthplace of Los Angeles,” is a Mexican Marketplace that recreates a r...” ·
18. Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood Blvd
123local recommendations
Rebekah Bed And Breakfast
Rebekah Bed And Breakfast says “Chinese mann theatre, Hollywood star signs, you can see the Hollywood sign and there is also the wax...” ·
19. North Rodeo Drive
N Rodeo Dr
105local recommendations
Cindy says “Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills has great retail shops, eateries and galleries. But also check out Bev...” ·
20. The La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
5801 Wilshire Blvd
258local recommendations
Carlos says “The La Brea Tar Pits are a group of tar pits around which Hancock Park was formed in urban Los Angel...” ·
21. Sunset Strip
105local recommendations
Vee & Miles
Vee & Miles says “Step up your game with a night on the famed Sunset Strip where everyone who's anyone in Hollywood ha...” ·
22. Marina del Rey
102local recommendations
Paula says “The world's largest man-made recreational boat harbor, Marina del Rey. Rent jet skis, paddle boards...” ·
23. Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood Blvd
97local recommendations
Deanna says “Walk the Hollywood walk of Fame and touch the footprints/handprints of famous movie stars. See the ...” ·
24. Chinatown
107local recommendations
Paul says “So many great restaurants in China Town. I like the selection at the Far East Plaza at 727 N. Broadw...” ·
25. Venice Canals
203local recommendations
Lisa says “These are the last vestiges of the Venice canals - they used to run through much of Venice! Built i...” ·
26. Montana Avenue
Montana Ave
59local recommendations
Leslie says “Upscale boutiques, coffee shops, sidewalk cafes, Whole Foods Yogaworks and Revolution Fitness betwee...” ·
27. Belmont Shore
61local recommendations
Rachel says “2nd Street in Belmont Shore has a huge variety of bars, restaurants, as well as shopping. Great nig...” ·
28. Fashion District
63local recommendations
Henry says “Blocks and blocks of all kinds of stores. Wholesale and retail business. Whether you are looking for...” ·
29. Main Street
Main St
59local recommendations
Deborah says “8 blocks away is Main Street, one of the area’s most popular destinations for upscale eateries and h...” ·
30. Venice Canals
130local recommendations
Leila says “Built 1905 by Abbot Kinney as Venice of America, the Venice Canal is famous for its man-made canals,...” ·