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12 Star Starred
Joshua Tree
Tour meets by main entrance of Union Station in Downtown LA 800 North Alameda Street Los Angeles, CA 90012
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The weather was Sunny with cool winds. . I wore T-shirt, jeans, and a jacket for the cool night. Some plants have thorns so watch out for those of you're wearing shorts. .
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The weather was windy and cold. I wore bring a hat and chapstick.
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4.8 average rating
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8 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Oct 27 2012

If you're like me and have lived in L.A. for years and have heard about Joshua Tree but have never been, that the thought of jumping in your car and driving out there and back in a day just didn't seem appealing, if not plain exhausting (2 1/2 hrs...continued

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1 review
4 stars
attended Jan 05 2013

The guide was awesome, the food delish, the company delightful, and the day very dearly remembered.

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3 events
1 review
4 stars
attended May 27 2012

What a great day - Our guide Aaron planned the perfect day for our group. After a day filled with wonderful sites, everyone in our group came home feeling like we had just returned from a weeks vacation. The pace was relaxing however we saw and...continued

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Website

http://www.sw-adventures.com/the-joshua-tree-1-day-extravaganza.html

Description

Please eat breakfast ahead of time and bring money for lunch. You’re encouraged to bring at least $30 in cash for optional activities.

Also recommended to bring are a water bottle, snacks, sunscreen and other sun protection. Please dress appropriately for outdoor weather. Not all locations will have air-conditioning. Some physical activity and walking in the sun will take place.

The excursion runs 10-12 hours, depending on traffic.

Highlights:

  • Down-to-earth and passionate tour guides
  • Take in the vastness of 360_° _natural landscapes
  • Enjoy the ride in comfort with air conditioning
  • Discover ever-changing desert art of this unique community
  • Climb around mountains of huge monzo-granite boulders
  • Enjoy beginner to moderate level hiking
  • Explore the majestic Mojave Desert
  • Experience historic and cultural sites along the way
  • Check out alien architecture with ‘healing powers’
  • Go back in time at popular old western movie set
  • See cool stuff while on hikes: old pictographs, seasonal rock climbers