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THE OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN HIKE – EXPRESS!

The EXPRESS Version of our OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN HIKE TOUR - all the highlights in half the time!

Quick Details

  • Start Time: 11:00 AM SHARP. Can’t make 11 AM? Click here to book a private hike tour , beginning any time you’d like.
  • Standard Length: 1.5 hours
  • Distance: 2.5 miles/ 4.02 kilometers
  • Meeting Place: Hollywood: Griffith Park
  • Note: ABSOLUTELY NO PUBLIC PARKING. RIDE SHARE ACCESS ONLY. HAVE A CAR? BOOK THE OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN HIKE, WHERE THERE IS PARKING AVAILABLE.
  • Fitness Level: Easy to Moderate. Guests should enjoy exercise, be in good health, and be able to walk 2.5 miles. Guests should not have an extreme fear of heights.
  • To book a private Hollywood Sign Hike tour or a group tour, click here.

For answers to frequently asked questions, click here.

ABOUT OUR HIKING TOURS

WE OFFER 3 HIKING TOURS! READ BELOW TO DECIDE WHICH HIKING TOUR YOU’D LIKE TO BOOK:

THE OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN HIKE – The closest hike to the Hollywood Sign!

THE OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN HIKE EXPRESS – The EXPRESS version of our Official Hollywood Sign Hike!

THE GRIFFITH OBSERVATORY HIKE – A hike tour through the Hollywood Hills to the famous Griffith Observatory!

COVID SAFETY PROTOCOL:

  • ALL OF OUR TOUR GUIDES AND BIKE SHOP STAFF ARE FULLY VACCINATED!
  • All of our tours are outdoors, in the fresh air, and naturally physically distanced.
  • Guests must call or email 24 hours in advance to confirm their tour.
  • Under current CDC and California guidelines, guests are no longer required to wear a mask outdoors.  As of June 15th, 2021, we no longer require masks on our tours. Guests may bring masks if they feel comfortable doing so.
  • Still concerned? Make your tour private for you and your guests. Please call or email with any further questions, and check out our updated COVID-19 policies here.
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The OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN EXPRESS HIKE TOUR

Highlights

  • An EXPRESS version of our world-famous Official Hollywood Sign Hike – all the highlights in half the time!
  • The Hollywood Sign (behind and in front!)
  • Panoramic, 360° views  of all of LA on this Hollywood Tour
  • Best photos of the Hollywood Sign to last a lifetime
  • Leave LA fulfilled – get your full fix of insider, LA history from the best local guides in Los Angeles!
  • A brisk 1.5 mile walk to jump-start your day

Additional Highlights include…

  • Hollywood
  • Universal Studios
  • Warner Brothers’ Studios
  • Dreamworks Animation Studio
  • Disney Studios
  • Netflix
  • Paramount Studios
  • Hollywood Forever Cemetery
  • Historic Burbank
  • Lake Hollywood
  • Beverly Hills
  • West Hollywood
  • Century City
  • Downtown LA
  • Forest Lawn Mausoleum
  • Griffith Park Observatory…and many more!

What is Provided:

  • Expert tour guide
  • Unlimited Instagram photo opportunities!
  • Express version of our famous Hollywood Sign Tour in half of the time!

What to Expect:

  • We’ll be walking 2.5 miles/4.02 km along what is widely considered to be an easy to moderate, mostly paved hiking trail.
  • THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING ON THIS TOUR. Guests taking this tour should rideshare, take a taxi/Lyft/Uber, or take public transit to arrive for this tour.
  • Guests joining this tour should be in good health, with a beginner to intermediate fitness expectation.
  • Guests should be able to walk 2.5 miles/4.02 km to take this tour.
  • Guests should not have a fear of heights, and should not be afraid to break a sweat.
  • Young children are welcome to join this hike tour; we recommend this tour for guests ages 6 and up. Children participating in the hiking tour should be able to hike on their own. NO STROLLERS!
  • Guests must provide their own water for this tour. We recommend that guests bring 2 bottles of water, and to hydrate before, during, and after the Hollywood Sign Experience, especially important in the warm summer months!
  • COVID-19 UPDATE: All guests must sign an online safety waiver prior to departure, to ensure a safe, contactless check in process.

What to Bring

  • All guests must bring water (2 bottles for LA in a Day)
  • Under current CDC and California guidelines, guests are no longer required to wear a mask outdoors.  As of June 15th, 2021, we no longer require masks on our tours. Guests may bring masks if they feel comfortable doing so.
  • Comfortable shirt and shorts/pants
  • Jacket, windbreaker or sweatshirt (check the weather)
  • Closed-toe shoes with good treads
  • Sunglasses/hat
  • Sunblock
  • Don’t forget your camera! Please tag us on Instagram @bikesandhikesla

Private Tour Option

All of our tours can be made private for an additional one time fee of $125 per group. When booking a private Hollywood Sign EXPRESS Experience,  please include your desired start time in the “notes” section. Our Hollywood Sign EXPRESS Experience is also an excellent option for corporate group tours in Los Angeles.

Keep in Mind

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Guests should have a moderate physical fitness level and be in good health.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off and on site storage area not included.
  • Gratuities for guide are not included in the booking cost.
  • Guests must confirm their tour 24 hours in advance.
  • THERE IS NO PARKING FOR THE EXPRESS TOUR. GUESTS PARTICIPATING IN THIS TOUR SHOULD PLAN ON EITHER RIDE SHARING (UBER/LYFT/TAXI, ETC.,) or walking to the meeting point.

Parking

There is NO parking available for the EXPRESS TOUR. Guests taking this tour should be prepared to either take a taxi/Lyft/Uber/Ride Share or walk to the meeting point of this tour.
No car? No problem! Click here for LA Metro’s Trip Planner

Cancellation Policy

Just book it! You can cancel or make changes no later than 24 hours in advance of your booking, for a full refund or to reschedule your tour! If you happen to miss the 24-hour mark, you’re guaranteed credit to use at a more convenient time. You’ll also have the opportunity to transfer your tour to someone you like (or to whom you owe a favor.)

The OFFICIAL Hollywood Sign EXPRESS Hike – All the highlights in half the time!

Welcome to the OFFICIAL EXPRESS Hollywood Sign Hike, the #1 Hollywood Sign Hike Tour in Los Angeles! For the past decade, we’ve been taking LA visitors closer to the Hollywood Sign than *any other company,* and we can’t wait to host YOU on this epic, intimate, bucket-list experience of a lifetime.This is the EXPRESS version of our popular OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN HIKE– a shorter, quicker version of our world-famous Hollywood Sign Hike tour for the go-getters out there! This tour clocks in at a quick 1.5 hours.

What You’ll Do

You’ll WALK – in front of and behind the Hollywood Sign.
You’ll TAKE – a 2.5 mile walk (round trip) from the base of the sign, to the area up behind the sign, and back. Easy peasy! (You’ll feel amazing afterwards, and be ready to conquer the rest of your LA itinerary.)
You’ll MEET – your expert guide/Instagram guru/TikTok cinematographer/new bff, who will help you get photos chic enough to shake your social media followers to their core. Need a new pic for your dating apps? You’ll have one after this tour, tiger!
You’ll SEE – the best views in all of Los Angeles.
360 degree views of all of Los Angeles. Literally does not get any better than this. Boom.
You’ll HEAR – all of the insider Hollywood info, history, gossip, and tea! Your guide will regale you with crazy, made-for-the-movies stories about the area, point out filming locations from your favorite movies and TV shows, and point out the best viewpoints to take it all in.
You’ll WANT – to treat yourself to brunch afterwards- you deserve it. The day is yours, you’ve conquered a literal mountain, and Los Angeles is your oyster – seize it!
Keep in Mind:
IF YOU PLAN TO DRIVE: please sign up for the EXTENDED version of this tour : THE OFFICIAL HOLLYWOOD SIGN HIKE (2.5 hours.) There is NO PARKING AVAILABLE for the EXPRESS HOLLYWOOD SIGN TOUR. Plan on either taking a ride share (Uber/Lyft/other ride share apps), public transit, or walking to arrive at the meeting point for this tour.
This tour is a 2.5 mile WALK on a mostly paved road. Please dress accordingly and hydrate properly beforehand.
Your guides sparkle the brightest when you tip them. That’s showbiz, baby- did anyone ever say it was easy to make it in this town? We ❤ our guests, we ❤ our guides, and we appreciate tips and kind reviews when we show you a good time.

More Details

The Official Hollywood Sign Hike. Ever heard of it? At Bikes and Hikes LA, we invented it. Danny and our team of incredible tour guides have been showing off the beauty of the Hollywood Sign and Griffith Park for the past 13 years. We’re #1 across the board, simply because we love what we do- sharing our beautiful city with you.

We have weathered the storm and remained open during the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring that our tours, guides, and guests remain safe, and that everyone enjoys themselves. We’ve been ahead of the social distancing game for the past decade, since ALL of our LA tours are outdoors, in the open air, and physically distanced. We are the first FULLY VACCINATED tour company in LA. We guarantee extensive COVID safety protocols to make your feel safe, comfortable, and relaxed on your outdoor Hollywood Sign Hike. California is the safest place in the USA to visit, and Bikes and Hikes LA are the safest tours in LA. We’re so excited to welcome you back.

For guests who would like to take a private tour, message us privately for details.