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Private Helicopter Tour of Downtown Los Angeles Landmarks
"Enjoy fantastic aerial views of LA on this 45-minute private helicopter tour departing from Long Beach. These are the different sites you will see along your amazing trip:- The Queen Mary- Downtown Long Beach- The Port of Long Beach and L Hermosa and Manhattan beaches- Shoreline transition along LAX shoreline below 150 feet - really fun!- Marina Del Ray- Views of Santa Monica Pier- Downtown LA including the Ritz Carlton- Staples Center- University of Southern Calif"""Experience a spectacular private helicopter tour of Los Angeles with views of all of the famous landmarks. Starting from Long Beach airport you will fly over LA Harbor and the Queen Mary around the beautiful Palos Verdes Peninsula with breathtaking views of Catalina Island. Traveling up the beach cities along the shoreline through LAX airport you will have views of the Santa Monica pier and title=Highlights&1=Private%2C+45-minute+helicopter+tour+of+L.A.&2=See+the+city%27s+most+iconic+landmarks&3=Enjoy+a+fully-narrated+tour+of+downtown&4=Take+in+stunning+vistas+of+the+Pacific+coast&5=All+taxes%2C+fuel+surcharges+and+service+fees+included""
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Private Helicopter Tour over Long Beach and Los Angeles
"Enjoy the experience of a lifetime on a private helicopter tour over the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles. Your flight departs from Long Beach and live commentary is available on board. Some of the highlights you'll see from the air include Th Downtown Long Beach The Port of Long Beach and Los Angeles The Vincent Thomas Bridge The Battleship IOWA San Pedro and views of Catalina Island and the whole of the L.A. Basin as you climb to 2000 feet!"""
From $96.00
 
Long Beach Waterfront Segway Tour
"Glide along the majestic Long Beach waterfront including palm tree lined Victory Park visit the Long Beach Convention Center Segway past Rainbow Lagoon Park and Ocean Boulevard. This one hour Waterfront Segway Tour explores all over Long Beach and is a great way to see everything it has to offer. Come see why Long Beach is one of the most picturesque cities along the Pacific Coast. This tour focuses more on friends and couples who want to roam around Long Beach but better yet - why not glide!"""
From $53.00

Most Viewed Transportation in Long Beach

Transportation

AquaBus

Who doesn't love a boat ride? The Aquabus and the Aqualink are two popular ways to experience the most lovely part of the city - the ocean!! The cost is minimal to go abroad for both- $1 for the bus...
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By Car

As with many cities, parking is prime. Long Beach is trying to provide plenty of parking for all visitors. This parking structure was near the Long Beach Aquarium. What was nice that day is they had...
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Yes, good transportation is in the LA area! LBT

Long Beach Transit offers great options to get around the city. If you are a tourist or a local, take advantage of this usually efficient and clean bus service. *Fare is only $1.25 for a regular...
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marinarena
Jun 12, 2012

Long Beach Transit

They have many types of services:Regular Service:Long Beach Transit takes you just about anywhere you want to go in Long Beach, Lakewood and Signal Hill. We have 38 bus routes to provide you with...
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Yaqui
Oct 23, 2011

Arrive in LB Via LA!!

The Metro Blue Line rail is a great way to reach Long beach via Los Angeles. The line starts at 7th St and Metro in downtown Los Angeles and ends at the Transit Mall stop in downtown LB (pictured)....
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marinarena
Aug 26, 2011

Metro service from Downtown LA to Long Beach

"The Metro Blue Line" -- Only $1.50 each way!! A very cheap, safe and convenient way to travel between the 2 cities. The train runs from 7th St Metro station all the way down to Downtown Long Beach...
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WaRPer
Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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AquaLink Boat Ride

There is a catamaran boat transit service which plies the coastline of Long Beach, mostly between dock #4 near the Aquarium and the Alamitos Yacht Harbor. Visiting with my cousins, my cousin parked...
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atufft
Sep 04, 2007

Passport Bus

The Passport Bus is a Long Beach transit system that services the tourist area well. It runs between the two main ports of the Aqua Link system, which is good because it's easy to miss the boat. While...
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atufft
Sep 04, 2007

Note Metro Blue Line headsigns

Make sure to read carefully the headsigns of Metro rail lines and buses. In the special case of the Blue Line, be alert about the headsign when heading south (away from downtown L.A.)If you would like...
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marinarena
Sep 04, 2006

Have the Purple Pine Experience

A free and convenient bus downtown is the purple Pine Ave bus which departs from Shoreline Village (pictured), passing The Pike and makes its way down Pine Ave, known for its fabulous restaurants and...
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marinarena
May 29, 2006

Remember the Passport!

Well, you should already have the passport from your native country ready on hand- but you should also have a opportunity to ride the Passport bus! Look for the bright red bus to discover downtown...
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marinarena
May 29, 2006

Rent a boat

If you want to take a tour of the bay or go out fishing, you can rent a boat by the half day or day. In the wintertime they have plastic around them so you won't get so cold while touring the bay at...
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kyoub
Dec 30, 2005

Limosines

You will find them in all the places. You can also rent them but we enjoyed enough our convertible ;-) so no need.I still do not understand why people like them, maybe for business or maybe is a...
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Carmela71
Apr 11, 2005

Faster transportation to Catalina Island

If the boat ride to Catalina seems too long and you have some money to burn, another option is taking a helicopter. The helicopter appeared to leave from the same general area as the Queen Mary.Island...
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Dabs
Mar 28, 2005

Top Hotels in Long Beach

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1126 Queens Highway North, Long Beach, California, 90802, United States
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200 S Pine Ave, Long Beach, California, 90802, United States
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700 Queensway Dr, Long Beach, California, 90802, United States
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111 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, California, 90802, United States
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333 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, California, 90802, United States
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701 W Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, California, 90831-3102, United States
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Top Things to Do in Long Beach

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Queen Mary

Queen Mary is the most famous attraction of Long Beach. The ship, which was registered and docked in LB. in 1967, is experienced in multiple ways: as a hotel, boat tour spot, museum, haunted tour...
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Shoreline Village

These are a blast for two or for the whole family. Any chance we get, we like to rent one of these to explore the shores. These bring smiles to the little ones and the big kids. Long Beach Area...
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Aquarium of the Pacific

This is the best aquarium in SOCAL and features the marine life of the Pacific. It features exhibits from all the major ocean ecosystems in the world with selective penguin and lorikeet exhibits. A...
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The Pike at Rainbow Harbor

Located within The Pike is a couple of amusement park rides. Two of those are a beautiful antique Spillman carousel (1920) and a solar powered Ferris wheel. At night the ferris wheel looks really...
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Spruce Goose

The Scorpion is a Soviet-built Foxtrot-class submarine from the Cold War period. She was powered by diesel engines. Operating on battery power, she could remain submerged for several days at a time....
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Walking

We had to kill some time before our flight, and it was the first truly sunny day all week. (Yes, I know. The irony of it all.) I gazed long and hard at the map while my husband drove aimlessly to take...
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Top 5 Long Beach Writers

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Yaqui

"Long Beach~"
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kyoub

"The week before Christmas"
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marinarena

"Cool Breezy L.B."
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jenn_d

"A Local Gal's Guide to Long Beach"
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Herwig1961

"Really a long beach"
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