All journey times are approximate and subject to variation.
Romantic things to do in Los Angeles
A city in which style and glamour are always the order of the day, Los Angeles is the ideal destination for a luxurious and relaxing city break, with the added bonus of the balmy Californian climate and breezy beachfront location. From jewellery shopping on iconic Rodeo Drive to secluded strolls along deserted beaches, there’s no shortage of romantic things to do in the City of Angels with this two-day itinerary.
Engagement Ring Shopping on Rodeo Drive
From Rodeo Drive, take a 35-minute drive ride to Descanso Gardens.
Then, take a 15-minute drive to The Huntington complex.
The penultimate stop of the day is accessed via a 50-minute drive to Huntington Harbour, where your gondola ride will depart.
Back on dry land, drive for 50 minutes to reach Perch for cocktails and dinner.
Cocktails at Perch
Hotel Bel-Air is then a 40-minute drive away, and The Beverly Hills Hotel a half an hour drive.
Point Dume Nature Preserve
To get to Channel Islands National Park, take a 45-minute drive to Channel Islands Harbor in Oxnard, where the public boats to the islands depart. Alternatively, take a 40-minute drive to Camarillo Airport and access the island of Santa Rosa by plane.
Channel Islands National Park
Back on the mainland, it’s half an hour by car to Malibu Wine Safaris from the airport and 45 minutes from Channel Islands Harbor.
Malibu Wine Safari
Then, hop in the car for the 25-minute journey to Orbic Air Helicopter Tours in Burbank.
Orbic Air Helicopter Tour over Los Angeles
A 30-minute taxi ride will then take you to Il Cielo in time for your dinner reservation.
Dinner at Il Cielo
Both hotels are then 15 minutes’ drive from the restaurant by taxi.