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Rating: 4.7  454 rating points
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Last 3 months 37 97 3 = 94 97% 4.7
Last 6 months 82 217 3 = 214 99% 4.8
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Dearly Departed's Hollywood Tragical History Tour

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Experience the real Hollywood as celebrity secrets, scandals, and Tinsel Town's seedy underbelly is exposed.

Rating Date Attended Reviewer Gender Sort Descending Age Where From? Group Type?
Rating: 5
Great tour and very informative
Sat, Apr 2, 11   1:00 PM Nstijovic Female 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Family Without Children
Our host was superb and we all enjoyed the tour immensely.
Rating: 4
Loved the tour guide; didn't love the van
Sat, Apr 2, 11   1:00 PM sschulberg Female 50-59 Local Group of Friends
Loved our tour guide. My only negative is with the van. It was hard to see things on the opposite side of the van. I would prefer an open top van.
Rating: 5
something out of the ordinary.
Fri, Apr 1, 11   1:00 PM AitchCS Female 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Individual
Brian was funny and really informative. We had a blast. Much more interesting than those "homes of the stars tours." Although our knowledgeable tour guide gave us that information too!
Rating: 5
Good tour for a different flair of LA
Wed, Mar 30, 11   1:00 PM ltillesk Female 50-59 Local Family With Children
I am local but brought family on this tour. I have been on several other Hollywood tours and this was one of the best. Not only did the tour driver point out some interesting places where tragic things took place, but he also pointed out many other interesting places and facts along the way. The tour driver, Brian, was very informative and interesting with a good dose of humor.
Rating: 5
great, great, great tour!
Sun, Mar 27, 11   1:00 PM stayc5 Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Couple on a Date
One of the best tours I've ever been on! Very informative guide..I would recommend this tour to anyone who is going to be in Hollywood..Really fun and interseting..We saw so many places that we really didn't need or want to do any other tour..This is the best tour in LA!
Rating: 5
Murder and scandal have never been so much fun
Fri, Mar 25, 11   1:00 PM nicolel80 Female 30-39 Combination Group of Friends
The tour was funny, smart, interesting and absolutely fascinating. While the spots were great, and the original tour full of great tidbits, our tour guide had so much knowledge on every Hollywood subject that I could have listened for hours more. Well worth the money, and something I will recommend to locals and tourists alike.
Rating: 5
awesome for those with a macabre sense of humor!
Wed, Mar 23, 11   1:00 PM pdxkate Female 30-39 Domestic Tourist(s) Group of Friends
The tour was great - not only did we get to see where many famous people had died, but we also got so much information about the history of Hollywood from our tour guide, Brian. He knew so much about Hollywood, the stars, and the history that he was able to roll with the questions and interests of our group. While he was at times scattered in his delivery, the tour was overall an awesome way to see LA without having to drive, a funny and irreverent look at the ridiculousness that is Hollywood and its characters, and, not to overthink it, but also provided an opportunity to reflect on our society's obsession with fame, death, and the place where they intersect. Certainly worth the $40!
Rating: 5
Fantabulous!
Sat, Mar 19, 11   1:00 PM mlyoungmba Female 30-39 Local Group of Friends
We had the best time on this tour. Brian is a wealth of knowledge and made the whole experience so much fun. I've already referred the tour to other people and want to go again. Even after living in LA for 30+ years, there were so many new things I learned.
Rating: 5
If you enjoy the inside scoop on Hollywood........
Sat, Mar 19, 11   9:30 AM kimcasas Female 50-59 Local Group of Friends
You must do this tour. Our tour guide Brian was very knowledgeable and shared stories of the Hollywood stars, .not just the gruesome stories, but interesting ones. The tours is worth the money!
Rating: 5
The best tour in Los Angeles
Fri, Mar 18, 11   1:00 PM tmboc1 Female 40-49 Local Group of Friends
If you like the history of Hollywood and all of its lurid details, this is for you! With great enthusiasm and knowledge, the Dearly Departed tour gives you fascinating details of past and present celebs, not only where they might've passed away but where they lived, along with some famous movie sites and trivia. This tour is for the young and old and should not be missed!