All journey times are approximate and subject to variation.
Parks in Los Angeles
Lights, camera, action. Los Angeles is a busy city that’s always on the go. But away from the film sets and Hollywood glamour, is an abundance of parks and gardens that balance out the bustle and offer some much-needed tranquillity. From tropical botanical gardens to intimate secret gardens, this two-day itinerary takes you on a tour of the most serene green spaces in Los Angeles.
Then, take a 10-minute drive to The Huntington.
Take a 10-minute drive to the next stop, Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden.
Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
Drive for 25 minutes to reach the penultimate garden of the day.
Exposition Park Rose Garden
Next, it’s a 20-minute drive to Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden.
Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden
End the day with a 10-minute drive to Hotel Bel-Air or The Beverly Hills Hotel.
The Central Garden at the Getty Center
Then, take a 15-minute drive to San Vicente Mountain Park.
San Vicente Mountain Park
Continue north with a 15-minute drive to The Japanese Garden.
The Japanese Garden
Next, take a 20-minute drive to Amir’s Garden at Griffith Park.
To reach the final destination, it’s a 30-minute drive.
Virginia Robinson Gardens
Finish with a 10-minute walk to The Beverly Hills Hotel or a 10-minute drive to Hotel Bel-Air.