Glitterati Tours of Beverly Hills Booking Now for Spring

El Nino has yet to make an impact on tours of Beverly Hills and other activities throughout Southern California.  The northern section of our state has taken the brunt of weather, including the much-needed snow pack in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.  Some forecasters and meteorologists are still predicting a late in the season rainy period for LA.  Rain or shine, the upcoming months are some of the most popular for visitors coming to our city. With Easter on Sunday, March 27th, expect most spring breaks to occur two weeks prior or after this holiday. We always lay out reminders for anyone planning a vacation to book everything sooner that later during peak periods.  This should include, show tickets, TV 

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Your Introduction to Los Angeles and Sightseeing Tours

Happy New Year All! Approximately 90% of what we do at Glitterati Tours is straightforward sightseeing tours of the city of Los Angeles.  We cover famous landmarks, celebrity homes, shopping areas, history, dining options, hot bars, gossip, real estate, and everything else that L.A. has to offer. The other 10% is somewhat of a hybrid version of the following which includes an introduction to Los Angeles: New to the city of Los Angeles: We get requests all the time for recent transplants to the area wanting a better lay of the land.  We can’t stress enough how spread out we are compared to more compact cities.  We are 469 square miles, with a mountain range range splitting us down the 

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Los Angeles New Years Eve Events

Los Angeles New Years Eve events are everywhere…from DTLA to Hollywood to Long Beach.  Jean Trinh at LAist.com has taken out the guesswork with incredible descriptions of hot events. These are just a few of the standouts (especially the VIP party with Boy George) but make sure to check out over a dozen others at their website: Tom Bergin’s Public House Tom Bergin’s holds a special place in our hearts with their Irish coffees and laid back, old-man bar vibes. The historic Irish pub will be celebrating NYE by going back to 1936, the year it opened. You’ll be able to snag a $36.19 prix-fixe menu, and new $10 winter cocktails like their Roasted Pecan O’Fashioned and Cranberry Sauc’d. They’re 

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L.A. Tour Guides for Private Sightseeing Tours

Meet our Team of L.A. Tour Guides At Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles We want potential guests to have any and all information at their fingertips when planning their private sightseeing tour. By far, the most important aspect to any company, is a passionate and dedicated team that goes above and beyond in customer service.   Here’s a little bit more about this fantastic group of Glitterati Tours multi-talented L.A. tour guides: _____________ Dan Torson is a Midwestern transplant to Los Angeles from Omaha, Nebraska. He goes back to visit often, but he now calls L.A. home. Dan enjoys the variety of entertainment L.A. has to offer and is fascinated by the history of the city’s biggest heroes–and villains. After 

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Discounted Tours Departing from Select Los Angeles Hotels

Effective December 16th, 2015, Glitterati Tours of Beverly Hills will have a promotion offering 10% off on any of our private sightseeing tours for guests staying at a handful of select hotels.  This promotion will run between now and February 29th, 2016.  We’re calling it the Leap Year discounted tour. We will have blackout dates for discounted tours from December 26th thru January 5th.  This is an incredibly busy timeframe for us with the holidays and Rose Bowl and Rose Parade attendees.  Just these two venues alone bring about 1 million extra visitors into the Los Angeles area.   Visitors wishing to take advantage of this deal must be registered guests at the following hotels:  The Beverly Hills Hotel, Luxe 

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The Hollywood Christmas Parade 2015

The tradition continues on Sunday, November 29th, 2015, as the Christmas Parade makes its way through TinselTown starting at 5PM. The parade will start at Orange on Hollywood Boulevard and travel east to Vine, before heading down to Sunset Boulevard to complete the loop. This year, the parade will be hosted by Erik Estrada, Laura McKenzie, Dean Cain, and Montel Williams.  The Grand Marshals will be Penn & Teller.  Riding in the parade, expect to see Oscar De La Hoya, and dozens of other celebrities from TV, Film, Sports and Music. In town for the parade? Take a private custom tour of Hollywood and Beverly Hills with Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles. Tours can include celebrity homes, scandals, shopping streets, studio history and 

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W Hotel Hollywood New Years Eve Party

It’s never too early to plan for a Hollywood New Years Eve Party! From JBP Events: EVENT DETAILS FOR THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2015: W Hollywood NYE 2016 at W Hollywood Hotel 6th Annual NYE Countdown at the W Hollywood W Hollywood NYE 2016 On Thursday, December 31st 2015, the W invites you to shine like a star and take center stage on New Year’s Eve 2015-2016, at the intersection of Hollywood and Vine, 9:30 PM. Sip, mix and mingle inside the W Hollywood as you ring in the 2016 New Year with glitz and glam of Tinseltown. The W Hollywood guarantees to be the epicenter of New Year’s Eve celebration in Los Angeles nightlife. This annual event which started in 

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Rates for Sightseeing Tours of Beverly Hills and L.A.

**The following will now be implemented after the 1st of December, as opposed to November 25th: For the first time in our many years of conducting tours of Beverly Hills and Los Angeles, Glitterati Tours will be making a slight rate increase effective November 25th, 2015.  The increase will be approximately $10 per hour.  The cost of doing business in Los Angeles, and California in general, doesn’t come cheap.  We Angelenos with small — and large businesses — tend to pay more for fuel, advertising, permits, insurances, regulations, and taxes.   Any guest that has made an inquiry or booking via email or phone prior to November 25th, will be guaranteed our current lower rate.  Coming up in December, Glitterati 

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Los Angeles Halloween Family Fun at Farmers Market

Los Angeles Halloween events are everywhere — at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Universal Studios, Disneyland, West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval, and the tourist and local favorite, Farmers Market L.A. From The Original Farmers Market L.A. website: Fall is officially here and we have great fun in store for all! Join us in celebrating 81 years of great family fun with our longest-running event, Fall Festival, on Saturday and Sunday, October 17 and 18. Did you know Fall Festival started just a few months after the Market opened in 1934? Originally created to celebrate the fall harvest, Fall Festival featured a parade with floats built by Market tenants to promote their businesses. You may not see a parade this year, but you will 

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Tours from Burbank Bob Hope Airport

Glitterati Private Tours of Los Angeles is now offering city sightseeing tours from Burbank Bob Hope Airport, which is conveniently located just over the hill from Hollywood and Beverly Hills.  With tours from Burbank, add 1/2 hour of tour time to the first column on our “Rates” page.  For years, Glitterati Tours has also been offering tours departing from LAX Los Angeles Airport, and these usually require an additional hour added to our tours (2nd column on our rates page). Tours from Burbank are fantastic for guests with long layovers, or for guests requesting a tour and then a drop off at their local Hollywood or Beverly Hills hotel or venue.  Our SUV’s can accommodate up to 7 guests, and 

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