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Private Christmas Tour With Christmas Afternoon Tea Ceremony In Old Pasadena

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time-raw3 hours
Very Easy
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Friendly Local Guides

Embark on a 3-hour tour of Los Angeles and enjoy the Christmas charm of this fascinating city. Marvel at the beautifully decorated neighborhoods and immerse yourself in the holiday moods. Your afternoon adventure starts at the Blue Bottle coffee shop. Visit the Jackie Robinson Memorial and Pasadena City Hall for incredible photo opportunities at One Colorado. Your private guide will help you explore the city and don't miss a chance to participate in a classy Christmas Tea Ceremony.

What to expect?

Timing is flexible and can be customized based on your preferences. Here's the suggested itinerary:

3 PM Meet your private expert guide at Europane Bakery in Downtown Pasadena.

3-4 PM Explore Old Pasadena, charming and eclectic district dotted with museums, galleries, cinemas, as well as bustling shopping centers, inviting restaurants, and outdoor cafes.

Feast your eyes on impressive Pasadena City Hall, a prime example of California Mediterranean-style architecture and see the **Mack & Jackie Robinson Memorial **while your guide will shed the light on life of groundbreaking athletes who spent their formative years in Pasadena.

4-5 PM Experience Christmas Afternoon Tea Ceremony at a legendary Tea House in Pasadena, est in 1994. Enjoy delectable sandwiches, tea time bites, and a wonderful afternoon Christmas tea that is bold in aroma and leaves the taste buds bursting with its layer of flavors.

Take in a breathtaking atmosphere. Make lifetime memories in a vintage tea place in Old Pasadena, Los Angeles.

Here’s what you will try:

  • Winter Salad;
  • Potato Leek or Butternut Squash Soup Shooter;
  • Warm Christmas Tea Sandwich (open faced baked ham, brie and pear);
  • Classic Tea Sandwishes;
  • Mini Shepherds Pie or Chicken Pot Pie;
  • Gingerbread or Cranberry Orange Scone (served with Devonshire cream and raspberry preserve);
  • Medley of Seasonal Fresh Fruit;
  • Festive Bread Pudding;
  • Holiday French Macarons (red velvet and chocolate);
  • A Choice of Holiday Dessert (eggnog mousse cake, Swiss chocolate yule log, or snowball (raspberry jam, vanilla custard & coconut);
  • A Pot of Christmas Tea;
  • Traditional English Christmas Gift.

Enjoy elegant interiors, hear about rich and flavorsome history of English afternoon tea ceremony and take in the memorable experience with a distinctive California twist.

5-6 PM Mosey over to One Colorado, immerse yourself in Los Angeles’ holiday cheer and snap astonishing Christmas photos. Wander the promenade along the E Colorado Boulevard – the heart and the main artery of Pasadena.

6 PM Finish the tour at Old Pasadena for more Christmas shopping or try one of its great dinner places.

What is included?

  • All taxes
  • Most charming and festive neighborhood of LA
  • One of the Best Christmas Light Displays in California
  • Christmas Tea Ceremony at a vintage tea place
  • Customizable itinerary
  • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
  • Iconic places for photoshoot
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or tea

Is this Experience for Me?

  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves & a coat (dependant on weather)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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