Beaches. Palm trees. Hollywood. LA is known for many things, making it one of the most popular destinations in the world.  Here are some of the most iconic things to do in Los Angeles!

Hollywood Sign

Hiking to this iconic landmark is one of the best things to do in Los Angeles. You'll get to see the sign up close, and see some amazing views of the city and beyond!

Venice Beach

This quirky beach enclave is known for its famous boardwalk and bohemian spirit. It is also full of vibrant street art, trendy restaurants, and more.

Griffith Observatory

Admire the Art Deco architecture, gaze at the stars, go to a planetarium show, and check out amazing views of the city from this famous observatory.

Beverly Hills

One of LA's most exclusive zip codes, Beverly Hills is home to many Hollywood Stars. It is also famous for Rodeo Deive, the upscale shopping street.


One of the country's premier modern art museums, LACMA is also famous for its Urban Lights installation, featuring a forest of street lamps in varying heights.

Santa Monica Pier

The storied concrete pier was built in 1909 and also features an amusement park with an iconic ferris wheel.

Melrose Avenue

One of LA's trendiest streets, Melrose Avenue is full of hip shops, cafes, and Instagrammable murals.

DTLA Arts District

This vibrant neighborhood in downtown LA is full of cool street art, the city's hottest restaurants, and hip cocktail bars.

In-n-Out Burger

The west coast only fast food chain was born here (in Baldwin Park), so grabbing a burger here is one of the iconic things to do in Los Angeles. Order you burger and fries "animal style."