Sleeping Beauty Castle Disneyland Resort Anaheim, California during one of our Disney tours. Behind-the-scenes tour of Cars Land at Disney California Adventure Paradise Pier California Screamin' at Disney California Adventure Park Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Walt Disney Studios Take a tour of the Jim Henson Company lot in Hollywood, California with Disney tours.
Sleeping Beauty Castle Disneyland Resort Anaheim, California during one of our Disney tours.
NORTH AMERICA | Disney Backstage, Hollywood & Disneyland | 6 Days / 5 Nights

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Itinerary: Day 1
Southern California Vacation with Disney Tours | Adventures By Disney - Itinerary: Day 1
Arrive in Los Angeles
Fly into Los Angeles International Airport. Upon arrival, an Adventures By Disney representative will meet you and your family, handling your luggage and transfers to the popular Loews Hollywood Hotel.

Loews Hollywood Hotel
Meet your Adventure Guides upon arrival at your stylish hotel in the heart of Hollywood. You are steps away from world-famous Hollywood landmarks like the TCL Chinese Theatre, the El Capitan and the Walk of Fame. Many restaurants are close by, as well as the Hollywood & Highland Center, a first-class shopping and entertainment center.

Welcome Dinner
Meet your fellow adventurers while enjoying a delicious dinner at Loews Hollywood Hotel.
Accommodations: Loews Hollywood Hotel
|Meal(s) included: Dinner
Itinerary: Day 2
Southern California Vacation with Disney Tours | Adventures By Disney - Itinerary: Day 2
Private Hollywood Excursion
Step into the spotlight on a private walking tour that puts you in the heart of Hollywood. Check out the famed TCL Chinese Theatre and see how you measure up in the handprints of celluloid legends. Then stroll down famed Hollywood Boulevard where you can find your idols on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The Jim Henson Company
Not open to the public, The Jim Henson Company was built in 1917 by Charlie Chaplin. An historic icon, visit this charming studio featured prominently in the Walt Disney Pictures movie, The Muppets (2011).

Lunch at Tam O'Shanter
Eat lunch at one of Walt Disney's favorite hangouts! Rich with showbiz history, Tam O'Shanter was established in 1922 and is one of the oldest restaurants in Los Angeles. See the booth where Walt Disney used to sit and savor the Scottish-themed restaurant's Old World favorites—including their famous prime rib and Yorkshire pudding.

On Your Own in Hollywood
In the evening, you're on your own to relax or enjoy the wide variety of restaurants and activities in this vibrant area. Your Adventure Guides are available to make recommendations.
Accommodations: Loews Hollywood Hotel
|Meal(s) included: Breakfast and Lunch
Itinerary: Day 3
Southern California Vacation with Disney Tours | Adventures By Disney - Itinerary: Day 3
Walt Disney Imagineering Tour
See how the magic of Disney theme parks and resorts is made. Get a first-hand look at some of the creations conjured up by the architects, designers, engineers, technicians and others who make up the Disney Imagineers.

Walt Disney Studios and The Walt Disney Archives
Enjoy lunch at The Walt Disney Studio commissary and then browse through an assortment of memorabilia at the Studio Store. Afterwards, you'll learn the story of The Walt Disney Studio during a privately guided visit, which includes The Walt Disney Archives.

Disneyland® Resort
Head south to your next home base, Disney's Grand Californian Hotel® & Spa. This Craftsman-style hotel is within walking distance of both Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure® Park, as well as the Downtown Disney District — a promenade with shops and restaurants. After you're checked in, you can settle in and relax in your room before joining your fellow Adventurers at Disneyland® Park.

Disneyland® Resort Welcome Dinner
Dine on fine family fare at Big Thunder Ranch and get ready for a night in the park!

Evening at Disneyland® Park
Enjoy a priority entrance into the Disneyland® Park with a special VIP experience prior to spending the evening on your own.

Please note: Photography restrictions apply. Please ask your Adventure Guides for details.
|Meal(s) included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Itinerary: Day 4
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Breakfast at Disneyland® Park
Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the Happiest Place on Earth!

VIP Visit to Disneyland® Park
Discover the secrets of the Disneyland® Resort in this privately guided backstage visit that includes an iconic attraction. See areas that are off limits to other park Guests as you learn the fascinating history of Walt Disney and his dream — such as the Disneyland Dream Suite and Walt Disney's personal apartment.

Lunch at Your Leisure
Lunch is on us! So just relax, people watch and enjoy a great meal inside the park.

Private Ride on the Lilly Belle
Climb on board for a private ride in this elegant Victorian parlor car. This gleaming red beauty is quite the lady of the rail with its stained glass and gold stenciling. The Imagineers worked with Lillian Disney to create this precious car, which had been a longtime dream of Walt's.

Afternoon and Evening in Disneyland® Park
Spend the rest of the afternoon and evening on your own at both Disneyland®Park and Disney California Adventure® Park. Experience the thrills of fantastic attractions and spectacular shows, and be part of the countless magical moments around you. Your VIP experience includes special Disney FASTPASS® service and reserved seating for the afternoon parade and this evening's Fireworks Spectacular!

Please note: Photography restrictions apply. Please ask a Concierge Agent for details.
|Meal(s) included: Breakfast and Lunch
Itinerary: Day 5
Southern California Vacation with Disney Tours | Adventures By Disney - Itinerary: Day 5
Character Breakfast at Storyteller's Café at Disney's Grand Californian Hotel® & Spa
Enjoy a hearty breakfast and an unforgettable experience of great food, lively music and interactive fun in a setting where Classic California storybooks come to life! Check out the Farmer's Market buffet and choose Mickey Mouse-shaped waffles, fresh fruit and made-to-order omelets. Plus, delight in the frivolity as some of your favorite Disney Characters stop by for a visit.

VIP Visit to Disney California Adventure® Park
Before Disney California Adventure® Park opens to regular Guests, enjoy a privately guided VIP visit that includes a behind-the-scenes look at the inner-workings of the Park and an iconic attraction. You'll also enjoy a behind-the-scenes visit to Cars Land, as well as receive FASTPASS® access to a popular attraction.*

Lunch and Afternoon On Your Own at the Disneyland® Resort
Spend the rest of your afternoon on your own, enjoying more of the exciting activities at both Parks.

Farewell Dinner
Bask in the memories of your Southern California experience as you enjoy a special farewell dinner at Disney California Adventure® Park, exclusively for you and your newfound friends!

VIP Viewing of World of Color
Watch the epic World of Color water spectacular from a very special VIP viewing area. With more than 1,000 multi-colored fountains, this bigger-than-life show is the perfect finale for your adventure!

*Inspired by Disney•Pixar's Cars

Please note: Photography restrictions apply. Please ask your Adventure Guides for details.
|Meal(s) included: Breakfast and Dinner
Itinerary: Day 6
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Character Breakfast at Storyteller's Café
Enjoy breakfast at your leisure with Chip 'n Dale at Storyteller's Café in your hotel.

Transfer to the Airport
Relax and enjoy your final moments in California as we handle your luggage and arrange for transportation to Los Angeles International Airport.
|Meal(s) included: Breakfast
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Experience the magic of a behind-the-scenes visit to Disneyland® Park
Get ready for your close up as you experience the sights of Old Hollywood on this Southern California vacation that includes a rare behind-the-magic private tour of the Walt Disney Studios. You'll also find yourself in the middle of the magic as you head to the Happiest Place on Earth for some fun-filled days and nights at the Disneyland® Resort.

Hollywood and Disneyland® Vacation Highlights

  • Follow in the footsteps of your favorite celebrities on this walking tour through Hollywood. You'll see some of the most iconic sites in Tinseltown, including the TCL Chinese Theatre, El Capitan Theatre, and the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  • The Jim Henson Company was originally built in 1917 by Charlie Chaplin. Visit this charming studio featured prominently in the Walt Disney Pictures movie, The Muppets (2011).
  • Get a very special glimpse of how Walt Disney Imagineers – architects, designers, engineers and technicians - create the magic at Disney theme parks and resorts.
  • See Disneyland® Park from the perspective of the man that started it all! Enjoy an exclusive visit to Walt's apartment located on the second floor of the Disneyland Fire Dept. building.
  • Make your dreams come true with a 2-day VIP experience at Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure® Park with special Disney's FASTPASS® service and reserved parade seating.
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Flight Information

  • Arrive: LAX (Los Angeles)
  • Return: LAX (Los Angeles)

Meals

  • 5 Breakfasts
  • 3 Lunches
  • 3 Dinners

Ages

  • Minimum Age: 4
  • Suggested Age: 5+
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