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According to the Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board, the city welcomed 50 million visitors in 2019, which was a record-breaking year for tourism in the city, given how sprawling L.A is, it is difficult to see it all when you visit for just a couple of day. Worry not, here are some suggestions on things to do in Los Angeles in a weekend. 

Hike the Hollywood Hills: If you’re looking for a great workout and stunning views of the city, head to the Hollywood Hills for a hike. The trails offer scenic vistas of the city and the iconic Hollywood sign.

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Visit the Griffith Observatory: This iconic landmark offers breathtaking views of the city and the stars. It’s also a great place to learn about astronomy and space.

Visit the Santa Monica Pier: This historic pier is home to an amusement park, an aquarium, and some of the best seafood restaurants in the city.

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Explore the Getty Center: This world-renowned museum houses an impressive collection of art and architecture, including works by Van Gogh, Monet, and Rembrandt.

Stroll along Venice Beach: This famous beachfront boardwalk is a great place to people-watch, shop for souvenirs, and enjoy some street performers.

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Take a tour of Hollywood: Hollywood is a must-see destination for anyone visiting Los Angeles. Take a tour of the famous landmarks like the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the TCL Chinese Theatre.

Visit Universal Studios Hollywood: This theme park offers thrilling rides, shows, and attractions inspired by popular movies and TV shows.

Visit the Museum of Contemporary Art: This museum is one of the largest contemporary art museums in the country and is a must-visit for art lovers.

Go to a Dodgers game: Catch a baseball game at Dodger Stadium and enjoy the excitement of America’s favorite pastime.

Indulge in the food scene: Los Angeles is known for its diverse and delicious food scene with a mix of international cuisines and a focus on fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. From street tacos to high-end restaurants, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.