Sunrise over Burbank and downtown Los Angeles
Ready to go horseback riding in Griffith Park
The Downtown Burbank Car Classic
The landmark Disney Animation Studios building
Hitting the links at DeBell Golf Club
Enjoying a cocktail at one of Burbank's many chic bars
Hiking in Wildwood Canyon Park
Taking a guided tour of the backlot at Warner Brothers Studios
See the bigger picture in Burbank
Much to Explore Where Stars Live and Work
Discover Hollywood glamour while taking in the quintessential Southern California lifestyle. Lounge by the pool one day, hike in the Hollywood Hills the next or take a horseback ride through 80 kilometers of trails in Griffith Park. Golf lover? Practice your swing at the 18-hole Par-3 course at the DeBell Golf Club.
Explore the sets of your favorite movie and television shows at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood. Visit iconic backlots at the world’s busiest film and television studio, and see soundstages where today’s hottest TV shows and movies come to life. The Stage 48: Script to Screen offers the chance for you to design your own movie costume, take a screen test on the Central Perk set from “Friends" and race through the streets of Gotham on a Bat-pod.
Burbank is home to many of the world’s most prominent film and television studios, and there is always an opportunity to see your favorite shows being taped live. Attending a live studio taping gives you an interactive experience in entertainment. From the "The Big Bang Theory" to “Conan" to "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," you can participate in numerous TV show tapings for free.
Dining and Shopping in Burbank
Burbank neighborhoods are unique destinations in themselves. Experience downtown’s vibrant street scene with Flappers Comedy Club, AMC Burbank Theaters and Burbank Town Center, and get into Magnolia Park’s retro vibe with Pinup Girl, Audrey K, and Porto’s Baker & Café, named by Yelp as the No. 1 Place to Eat in the USA. Other options include the Airport District’s high-tech and big-retail convergence, and the Media District’s exciting dining options such as Olive & Thyme, the original Bob’s Big Boy, and Simplethings filled with studio executives. The Media Capital of the World appeals to every kind of traveler.
Easy Access to Exciting Adventures
Escape the hustle and bustle with easy access directly into Hollywood Burbank Airport. Arrive in the heart of the action with the airport nearest to Los Angeles' most famous attractions and close to about 20 Burbank hotels, which include everything from the charmingly affordable and family-friendly to sophisticated chic boutiques. A few appear regularly in film and TV shows.
From Burbank, it’s easy to experience the best of Los Angeles. Adjacent to Universal Studios Hollywood, and just minutes from the Hollywood Bowl, the Walk of Fame, Griffith Observatory and the Rose Bowl Stadium, a Burbank vacation makes for an ideal Southern California adventure.
The city is named after New Hampshire dentist David Burbank, who owned 9,000 acres and established a sheep ranch here in 1867.