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Address: Doheny Drive to Vine Street, Beverly Hills and Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA

One of the world's most famous streets, this route links the urban streets...

One of the world's most famous streets, this route links the urban streets of downtown Hollywood to the lush, green and up-scale residential avenues of Beverly Hills.

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Just passing through makes you want to see more.

It brings you back to scenes of different movies you have watch in the big screen or tv. You feel like you have just been added to movie itself and want to jump out of your car... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2016
Carol B
San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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464 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to drive along Sunset Blvd and see all the movie signs, iconic hotels and bars as well as all the other sights and sounds of this iconic road. You have the Chateau Marmot, the Viper Room, the Rainbow and The Whiskey a Go Go. You'll notice many movie scenes were shot along the drive as well as the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a stroll down Sunset Boulevard last week. In my humble opinion there wasn't much to see, some chockie stores, hotels etc. Although you could see the Hollywood sign from certain areas. We enjoyed the busyness of Hollywood blvd better.

Thank M2He
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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326 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you haven't been to LA, you should spend an hour or two on Sunset Blvd. Sunset to Vine is quite a walk, but doable. I recommend walking part of it and driving the rest. Be aware that the meters run late-night and the tickets are hefty. They are quick to give a ticket, too. You will find some great... More 

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Marina del Rey, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Sunset Blvd. starts at the beach and goes all the way to Downtown Los Angeles, but you will not be picking it up there. You will either grab it off the 405 freeway or on Doheny Drive and take that a bit past Vine Street to get all that the Strip has to offer. The drive is very crowded so... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Passing through and not expecting to see much - it was a nice surprise and a good tick in the box exercise to see some of the famous buildings on this road. Viper lounge etc... Very busy road in general and lots of tour busses that can get in the way of photographs. Best to park and walk for the... More 

Thank Andy M
San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

It brings you back to scenes of different movies you have watch in the big screen or tv. You feel like you have just been added to movie itself and want to jump out of your car and be a part of it. Plethora of people of different ethnicities just show you how we can all live together in harmony.... More 

Thank Carol B
Westminster, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Another must do when visiting LA!! Take a pic driving down the road. Looks like TV with the palms lining the street. Pretty fancy cars too!!

Thank Boyz4Us
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

A pleasant drive in hire car , even went down some back streets looked at some of the mansions and all the Mexican gardeners everywhere a culture shock coming from Aus.

Thank DWgoldengrove
Pensacola, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

We drove down Sunset as a part of our Hollywood tour. While the view is not the same with new obstruction, the legendary venues of comedy and music are still there as well as other iconic landmarks. The Laugh in, Whiskey a Go Go, Chateau Marmont make this street a historical reference for much in the various entertainment industries. I... More 

Thank Grover R
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Nothing much exciting to see really, it only gets interesting as you drive away from all the tourist places and you start heading into Bel air. We discovered Westwood village which was a great suburb away from all the hype and busy streets. Some great places here to eat and drink, and so relaxed you could almost forget you were... More 

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