Top 5 Outdoor Activities in LA
The heat is on in LA!
Written by: Elizabeth Conway
They say March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb, and we at Bikes and Hikes LA are so pumped, because things are heating up in LA – literally! This past weekend, temperatures hit around 80 degrees, and kicked off the LA Superbloom, blowing up all of our collective Instagram feeds with gorgeous poppies. This week, LA also welcomed millions of new friends, in the form of painted lady butterflies across Los Angeles. We are so excited; it feels like summer is just around the corner! Here are the top five ways to enjoy the warm weather this weekend in LA:
TOP 5 OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES IN LA
- Hollywood Sign Tour
Join us on our popular Hollywood Sign Tour in the gorgeous Griffith Park, one of our favorite places to snap pictures of flora, fauna, and of course, the Hollywood Sign. We offer a 2.5 hour hike tour through the park, where you can take in spectacular views of all of the best things to see in Los Angeles, including the Griffith Observatory, the Greek Theatre, some of the hottest, celebrity home-filled neighborhoods in LA, and of course, that sign. You’ll get stunning views, a great workout, and our expert guides will not only regale you with all kinds of fun facts about Los Angeles, but also capture the best Instagrams of you and the sign, free of charge. Book your Hollywood Sign Tour today!
- LA in a Day Bike Tour
Hop on an invigorating, all day bike tour of Los Angeles, and ride with us on our LA in a Day tour! We’ll take you on an exciting, 6 hour, 32-mile bike tour of all of the top places to visit in LA. Our LA in a Day tour kicks off in West Hollywood, and takes you through Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood, Santa Monica, Venice Beach, Marina del Rey, and more! Consistently rated one of the top Los Angeles tours, you’ll feel a surge of adrenaline biking through LA’s top attraction on our beautiful bike tour as you ride through the hills and chill on the beach. Upgrade LA in a Day to an e-bike tour for an even faster unforgettable day!
- Hollywood Hills Hike
For those of you who can’t wait to jump start your vacation to Los Angeles, seize the day with an early morning Hollywood Hills Hike! Watch the sun rise over our beautiful city, as you hike through Runyon Canyon, one of the best places to hike in Los Angeles. Kicking off at 7:30 am, our Hollywood Hills Hike is the best way to conquer jet lag, burn nearly a thousand calories, and beat the heat as the day goes on. Be prepared to get a great workout, take some beautiful LA Instagram pictures, and see a celebrity or a celebrity home or two– located just steps away from the Hollywood Walk of Fame, this popular canyon is the best places to hike in the heart of Hollywood! We’ll see you bright and early.
- Hollywood Bike TourTake the best Hollywood Bike Tour with us, as we cycle through the top things to see in Tinseltown! Our 3 hour Hollywood Bike tour takes you through the a number of Hollywood highlights and hotspots, including the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, the beautiful Highland Park neighborhood (home to many celebrities!), the Paramount Picture Studios, and more. We guarantee that you’ll check a number of LA sightseeing items off your bucket list on this bike tour.
- Celebrity Bike Tour
Finally, it wouldn’t be a true sunny, So-Cal weekend without a swing through Beverly Hills! Take our movie star homes Celebrity Bike Tour through the most luxurious neighborhood in the USA. Cruise past the Lamborghinis and designer stores on Rodeo Drive, and bike through the hills that most Hollywood celebrities call home. Our Beverly Hills bike tour stops at multiple LA movie locations, homes of film icons, and even a haunted house or two! Make sure you bring your sunglasses as you ward off the paparazzi; there’s plenty of photo ops on our celebrity bike tour that will have you feeling like a star in no time.
To book any of our fun LA warm weather activities, please use our convenient online reservation system, or fill out our event planning questionnaire to arrange private hiking tours, biking trips, or neighborhood outings. If you have any other questions about things to see in Los Angeles, please contact us by email, phone, or instant messaging. Don’t forget your sunscreen! See you this spring.