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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Beaches and More

Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Beaches and More

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From the Hollywood sign to the celebrity mansions of Beverly Hills, Los Angles is so full of iconic sights it can be tricky to see them all. This guided tour seamlessly transports you by coach to all of the city's top attractions—from Santa Monica Pier to the Sunset Strip—so that you don't need to worry about missing a thing.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
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Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

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Visit many of Los Angeles’s highlights and landmarks on one fun and convenient outing. Learn about LA history and culture—its historic filming locations and crime scenes, celebrity homes and trendy restaurants—from a narrator as you traverse the city in a convertible bus. Stop at the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, a farmer's market for lunch, and the Hollywood Sign on this easy and affordable tour.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.25
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$89.25
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Santa Monica and Venice Beach Segway Tour

Santa Monica and Venice Beach Segway Tour

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Explore the beautiful outdoor environment of Santa Monica and Venice Beach during this Segway tour in Los Angeles. Cover lots of ground (much more than you could see on a walking tour) as you zip along to the many attractions of these two coastal areas, including Santa Monica Pier, the Venice Boardwalk, and Muscle Beach. Along the way, hear insightful commentary from your guide about the area’s history and culture. Your Segway excursion also includes a brief orientation, safety equipment, and snacks and beverages.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$159.00
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$159.00
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Small Group Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

Small Group Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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Take a pedal-powered tour through the beaches and streets of the famous Santa Monica and Venice Beach areas of Los Angeles during this electric bike tour. Skip the tour bus as you enjoy fresh ocean breezes and laid back riding with a guide aboard an electric bicycle. Cruise the famous canals of Venice and cycle the trails along Santa Monica Beach, choosing if you want to use your own leg power or get a boost from your electric-powered cycle. This L.A. electric bike trip also includes a helmet rental and bottled water.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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Santa Monica and Venice Beach Bike Adventure Tour

Santa Monica and Venice Beach Bike Adventure Tour

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Santa Monica is one of the best neighborhoods to explore by bike with its colorful characters, sights and sounds. Since it's also an artistic and creative area of LA, this tour seizes the opportunity to introduce you to legal graffiti street galleries and the best of the local sculpture and architecture. Clocking in at nearly three hours long, this two-wheeled adventure will leave your legs a bit more toned and your stomach ready for lunch.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.60
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$73.60

Private Electric Bike Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beaches

Private Electric Bike Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beaches

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Explore Santa Monica on a private tour by electric bike and see the highlights of the vibrant coastal city. Follow your guide along Santa Monica’s palm-lined streets. Stroll the boardwalk at the Santa Monica Pier, dip your toes in the Pacific Ocean and experience the laid-back culture and classic scenery of this iconic beach town. Cruise to vibrant Venice to see the skate park, street art and the bustle of the crowd on the oceanfront walk and onward to the "gem of the tour" or the Venice canals. Then a final stop at Muscle Beach before zipping back to the shop.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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$99.00
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Santa Monica & Venice Bike Tour

Santa Monica & Venice Bike Tour

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Let us do the work by joining our Santa Monica and Venice Bike Tour, letting you relax and enjoy the quintessential L.A. pastime, cycling the area on a Beach Cruiser. That way you can experience the famous boardwalk and canals, go to some hidden spots that only locals like us know of and learn about the history of the famous neighborhoods you’re passing through. We’ll have your bicycles ready when you arrive for the Santa Monica and Venice Bike tour, then we’ll head down to the beach. The tour passes by famous Santa Monica Pier, before stopping at Muscle Beach. Then we cycle to the beautiful canals. There’s a stop on hip Abbot Kinney Boulevard for juice or coffee, before we head up Main St. Our final stop is Santa Monica City Hall and Tongva Park. * Tour starts 10am daily * Bicycle hire included in price * Children under 5 y.o. can go in a child’s seat for $10 on the day (no ticket required)
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.00
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5-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

5-Hour Limo Tour with Open Bar

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Your private tour guide is Michael Raines, who has worked for a number of limo companies as a driver and bodyguard to some of the biggest celebrities in the world. A TV personality on his own rite, Michael Raines has starred in two survival shows on Discovery and other Film and TV roles in the past 20 years. Just to hear his celebrity stories is worth the price of the ride!! You will ride in style in 6 passenger Lincoln town car with a duel bar setup for wine, beer and liquor with mixers, chocolates and nuts all complimentary. A Bluetooth stereo so you can use your playlist on your phone, with IPhone and android chargers with cables on the rear deck. Your tour is completely customizable, you tell us what you want to see and we will take you there in style.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$329.00
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$329.00

Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

Half Day Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach

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Soak up the sand, surf and sun of the waterfront cities of Venice, Santa Monica and Marina del Rey during this 3-hour sightseeing trip aboard an electric-powered Cadillac Escalade limo. Feel like a Hollywood player as you cruise the streets of these beachfront meccas aboard your open-air ride, enjoying live commentary from a guide during the trip. Along the way you’ll also have 90 minutes to enjoy these areas’ excellent shopping and dining options on foot.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.27
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Santa Monica to Marina Del Rey e-Bike Beach Tour

Santa Monica to Marina Del Rey e-Bike Beach Tour

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We will ride along the coast and check out Santa Monica and Venice. We will make several rest stops along the way to see the Santa Monica Pier, Muscle Beach, and the Venice Boardwalk. During our cruise, you'll be able to enjoy a breathtaking ocean sunset that you'll never forget.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$119.00
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Malibu Celebrity Homes Tour

Malibu Celebrity Homes Tour

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Get an up-close look at some of the most exclusive celebrity residences in Malibu on this movie stars’ homes tour. Trace the stunning 27-mile coastline of this exclusive L.A. enclave as you visit more than 40 current and former homes of stars like Leonardo Dicaprio, Bill Murray, Bruce Willis and more. Also, stop at the Malibu Pier and the Getty Villa.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.00
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The OJ Simpson Tour

The OJ Simpson Tour

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If you're intrigued by the details of the OJ Simpson trial, see where the most infamous crime of the 1990’s took place on a true crime tour in LA. Pass by locations like Mezzaluna restaurant, the Rockingham condo murder scene, and more, all while traveling in a white Ford Bronco. The in-depth and respectful tour is led by a Brentwood native and recognized local expert on the "trial of the century."
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  • 1 hour
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$55.00
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Private Half-Day Yacht Tour along the Los Angeles Coastline

Private Half-Day Yacht Tour along the Los Angeles Coastline

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The coastal line of Los Angeles. You will see Marina Del Rey, head for Santa Monica, sail past Venice Beach, Airport, Malibu beach, go into the open ocean, anchor (if desired) and return back to Marina Del Rey.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$499.00
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Malibu Coast Sunset Cruise on Luxurious 63 Ft Motor Yacht / 4 Hr Private Charter

Malibu Coast Sunset Cruise on Luxurious 63 Ft Motor Yacht / 4 Hr Private Charter

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You'll be treated like royalty by Captain Skip and his crew from the moment you step aboard The Duchess, a 63 foot luxurious motor yacht. This unforgettable, deluxe yachting experience is your private charter for up to 6 guests. We depart from Marina Del Rey Harbor and cruise the beautiful L.A. coastline past the Venice and Santa Monica Piers to Malibu, where you'll view the famous beach houses so often seen on television and in feature films. You'll be served complimentary hors d"oeuvres and beverages including private label wines and beer, by our wait staff. Our captain and crew will keep a sharp lookout for wildlife while pointing out places of interest. We see dolphins on most all trips and other marine life is always plentiful. You might even see whales! A cruise on The Duchess is perfect for a family or corporate outing, photo shoot, marriage proposal, or any other special occasion you may have. Relax and unwind while sharing a memorable time aboard The Duchess!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,630.77
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Southwest USA: 7 Day Adventure

Southwest USA: 7 Day Adventure

This tour is designed for the 18-35 year old backpacker crowd on a budget that wants to see it all. This fast paced tour packs in the most of any tour out there but still allows enough time to really enjoy your vacation. If you want to see and do as much as possible in one week this is it. Our expert guides will show you all the well known sites plus countless hidden gems. We take you camping in some of the most beautiful National Parks and stay in a casino right on the Las Vegas Strip! We use small 15 passanger vans with trailers instead of buses like everyone else so space is limited! Includes most of your meals, camping equipment and more.
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  • 7 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$958.94
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Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (3 Hours for 3-6 Passengers)

Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (3 Hours for 3-6 Passengers)

We take our guests out into a safe sailing environment on the Santa Monica Bay or beyond, where they have the opportunity to experience first-hand the joy of sailing, the rhythm of the ocean and unique pairings of gourmet foods and wines in the sweet briny sea air. We catch sunrises, bake in the mid-day sunshine and relax as the sunsets and the moon rises under starry skies. We play with seals, dolphins, and whales and when appropriate catch fresh seafood to enjoy al-fresco. We are living the Mediterranean dream in Southern California and sharing the experience with valued guests who leave the experience as family.
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  • 3 hours
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$600.00
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Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (2 Hours for 1-6 Passengers)

Private Gourmet Sailing Adventure (2 Hours for 1-6 Passengers)

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We take our guests out into a safe sailing environment on the Santa Monica Bay or beyond, where they have the opportunity to experience first-hand the joy of sailing, the rhythm of the ocean and unique pairings of gourmet foods and wines in the sweet briny sea air. We catch sunrises, bake in the mid-day sunshine and relax as the sunsets and the moon rises under starry skies. We play with seals, dolphins, and whales and when appropriate catch fresh seafood to enjoy al-fresco. We are living the Mediterranean dream in Southern California and sharing the experience with valued guests who leave the experience as family.
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  • 2 hours
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$400.00
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Private Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour Departing from Santa Monica

Private Hollywood and Beverly Hills Tour Departing from Santa Monica

This private tour is provided by industry professionals who specialize in luxury and customized service. The 4-hour tour will concentrate on the must-see sightseeing locations in Hollywood, West Hollywood and Beverly Hills. It's the go-to tour for 5-star hotel concierge desks, as well as domestic and international travel agents looking for a superior experience for their VIP's. *In the tour details listed above, there are few options that best describe timeframes for stops and drive-by introductions. Plus, there are a handful of locations not listed in available "Attractions." Some attractions may not be accessible on certain days of the year. This tour is a solid 4 hours, and we've laid out a guesstimate on stops and travel time. Remember, this is a private tour, so you're also welcome to fully customize your time.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$317.87
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City Tour of Los Angeles from Torrance and El Segundo

City Tour of Los Angeles from Torrance and El Segundo

For visitors staying in Torrance, El Segundo, or Hawthorn, this full–day tour of Los Angeles with round–trip hotel transport is a hassle–free way to sightsee. Going with a guide eliminates the hassle of navigating the sprawling city on your own, as well as ensures you learn more than you could from a guidebook. Highlights on the itinerary include Downtown, the Hollywood sign, Rodeo Drive, and Venice Beach.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$122.06
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Half-Day Private Tour in California by Gas-Powered Bicycle

Half-Day Private Tour in California by Gas-Powered Bicycle

We are your one-stop-shop for all of your gas-powered vehicle adventures in Los Angeles. You’ll see the Southern California coastline like never before. Cruise around on our 79cc bikes. There's nothing like this! Come join the fun and add to our adventure! Fun for friends, family, and couples! Our guided tours begin near the legendary Santa Monica Pier. We will travel from Santa Monica and pass by Venice Beach, Marina del Rey, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, and Torrance Beach. When it comes to comparing electric vehicles to gas-powered vehicles, there are some significant benefits when considering a gas-powered bicycle. Not only are they not dependent on a charge that can run out after 4 hours, but a single tank of gas can allow you to travel for the entire tour (and then some).
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.00
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Private Los Angeles Photoshoot in Sunny Santa Monica with Personal Photographer

Private Los Angeles Photoshoot in Sunny Santa Monica with Personal Photographer

If you’re looking to fit the most Los Angeles photo ops into the shortest time, this private photo session was made for you. You’ll be awe-struck by the amazing views and panoramic vistas in Santa Monica. You won’t believe the memories you packed into just 2 hours! For art, architecture, culture, great food and nature, there’ s no contest in all California. Get that classic postcard picture of Southern California and experience the charm of a beachside city of Santa Monica. • Marvel at the Santa Monica Pier and Palisades Park • Meditate at the idyllic and well-designed Tongva Park • Take in the stunning views of the ocean and Santa Monica Mountains • Fall in love with the picture-perfect L.A.’s coastline and Third Street Promenade • Enjoy personalized attention and a tailored itinerary • Ideal for Instagrammers, bloggers, and all photo lovers • A private experience so you can customize your experience and schedule • 50 professionally captured and edited photos
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$309.34
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Self-Guided Santa Monica Tour in a California Roadster Rental

Self-Guided Santa Monica Tour in a California Roadster Rental

Cruise the sun-drenched streets of seaside Santa Monica in style with this 3-hour rental of a one-of-a-kind, electric-powered California roadster. Pick three cruising companions as you drive along oceanfront streets and the iconic pier of this famous coastal community, drawing envious glances from other drivers and pedestrians as you zoom past. You'll even be helping the environment while you do it. It’s the perfect way to independently explore the city in style.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$158.67
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Vintage VW Hippie Tour to Malibu with wine tasting

Vintage VW Hippie Tour to Malibu with wine tasting

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Discover Malibu landscapes and wine culture while cruising in a classic 1972 VW camper van. Enjoy wine tasting, ocean views and beautiful mountains with vineyards.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$189.00
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$189.00
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Half-Day Private Gas-Powered Scooter Tour in Los Angeles

Half-Day Private Gas-Powered Scooter Tour in Los Angeles

We are your one-stop-shop for all of your gas-powered scooter adventures in Los Angeles. You’ll see the Southern California coastline like never before. Cruise around on our fast 49cc scooters. There's nothing like this! Come join the fun and add to our adventure! Fun for friends, family, and couples! Our guided tours begin near the legendary Santa Monica Pier. We will travel from Santa Monica and pass by Venice Beach, Marina del Rey, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, and Torrance Beach. When it comes to comparing electric vehicles to gas-powered vehicles, there are some significant benefits when considering a gas-powered scooter. Not only are they not dependent on a charge that can run out after 4 hours, but a single tank of gas will give you enough gas for the entire tour.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.00
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