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Top 20 Best Instagrammable Places In LA

By @ijyoyo | December 20 2021 | Envision


Los Angeles Photoshoot Are you in or visiting the Los Angeles Metro Area soon? Looking for instagramable and photos spots in the Los Angeles region? Here are a few places you should definitely check out and take photos around!

All of these places can be found easily on this Google My Maps specifically created for this article. All you need is the Google Maps App or google maps on a laptop to figure out where these location are easily. These are cool photoshoot locations in Los Angeles area. https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/edit?mid=1kQ5DuwZxmcCa4hzcm-v3whLP2awSVg2q&ll=34.05815053815424%2C-118.1914016&z=10

1. Griffith Observatory

Skyline view of Las Angeles With the Griffith observatory you will be able to see above the skies of Los Angeles. This is excellent for city landscape photos or even your casual instagram photos. It is definitely one worth checking out.

Address: 2800 E Observatory Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

2. Urban Lights Public City Art

Popularized throughout instagram this is an essential place to vist to take photos near in the Los Angeles Area.

Girl in the lights Los Angeles This artist created work from 200 streetlamps back from 1920 LA and surrounding areas. Fortunately the lights can be viewed 24/7 and look amazing at night.

Urban Light was created in front of LACMA. Created by Chris Burdon.

Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

3. Venice Beach

Venice beach photooshoot Venice beach is a classic place to take photos. There are so many photo opportunities around the area from the street performers, beach vibe and your own vibe!

Use those leading lines along the walkways and while taking photos of the trees. There are plenty of activities that you can do on the beach such as surfing, swimming, kayaking. You can also picknick, sunbath and play volleyball on the beach.

The Venice Beach Boardwalk stretches over two miles and there are plenty of local street food that you can get from. This is definitely one of the places you should take instagram photos.

Address: Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA

4. Venice Canals

Best places in Los Angeles I would say that the venice beach are slightly underrated. They are noticeable and prominent. They are aesthetically pleasing as well, definitely check them out while you are there

Address: Grand Canal, Venice, CA 90291

5. The Hollywood Sign

The Hollywood sign is an American iconic landmark. The Hollywood sign is ionic for the city with the importance of the sign.

Hollywood Sign Los Angeles There are hiking trails that lead up directly to The Hollywood sign. These include Mt Hollywood Trail, Canyon Blvd Trail and Cahuega peak. There is also the opportunity to use a public shuttle to get to a viewing area on Mount Hollywood Drive.

A great guide you can look at is located here Hollywood Sign Hikes | Griffith Park | Hikespeak.com

Address: Hollywood sign

6. Kyoto Garden

Kyoto Garden is a Japanese styled garden located at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel. This garden is indicated to be for hotel guests, however you can get to it by going through the elevators behind the front desk.

The gardens are uniquely on top of a rooftop. This hotel is also a popular wedding venue in Los Angeles, California. The ½ acre garden also offers up to 200 people. This is located in Little Tokyo.

Garden La It may be the perfect spot for instagram photos if you are for a garden/ outdoor vibe.

Address: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Peace Awareness Labyrinth and Gardens

An addition garden to check is the Peace Awareness Labrinth and Garden for instagram photos. It must be noted that this is a calming area. Visitors also have to pay $5 if you would like to schedule a tour.

Garden La Normally I wouldn’t pay for venues like these, however this one is well worth it. You should also view the websites of the guidelines that are explicit about what you can and cannot do. You may need to ask for photos. But after that you will have magnificent photos in this location

Address: 3500 W Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90018

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7. Bronson Canyon / Caves

Located in the Griffith Park in in Los Angeles, it is a popular spot for films and tv series. It was actually known for being the “bat cave” scene in the Batman TV series. These are as Bronson Caves

Address: 3200 Canyon Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068

8. Angel City Brewery

Angel City Brewery is located in Downtown Los Angeles.Around and inside this brewery there are beautiful murals and art that you can take photos near. This location is pretty underrated. As a midwestern this one is a special one especially for those beer lovers. Go check it out!

Address: 216 S Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

9. Greater Wilshire / Hancock Park

Hancock park is a neighboorhood that is located in Los Angeles. It should be reminded that this is a popular affluent neighborhood, but if you would like to take some great photos definitely check this area out. Los Angeles photoshoto

Address: Greater Wilshire / Hancock Park, Los Angeles, CA

11. The Beverly Hills Hotel

Located in Beverly Hills apart of the Dorchester Collection , this is one of the best hotels that you can visit and stay at. There are several iconic signs to take photographs near to let people know where you are. These places are great to match your entire Los Angeles experience.

Filled around palm tress and leaves you can be sure to take some great luxury instagram photos at this location. Beverly Hills hotel

Address: 9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

12. The Getty

The Getty is an art Muesum greeted by J. Paul Getty . It was opened fairly recently in 2006. There are great collections of Van Goh, Monet and Cezanne. There are plenty of photo opportunities outside and inside the museum.

Not only is it a great place to take instagram photo, it is also a wonderful place to observe art.

Address: 1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049

13. Rodeo Drive

Los Angeles Popular city spots Rodeo drive is a very luxurious area. It is a spot for the luxury, fashion and entertainment in the area. It is well worth stopping and taking a few instagram photos and to shop around here. As a small town originally, it has become a major tourist attraction.

Many luxurious boutiques can be found and it is certainly picture worthy.

Address: Rodeo Dr, Beverly Hills, CA

14. Echo Park

Echo park has some great scenic views around the city. It was established in 1892. It should be noted, that although there are some great photo opportunities the location has been known for homelessness camps.

Address: Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

15. Public Art "Skyspace: Dividing the Light"

You can visit this location around 10 minutes before sunset and one hour before sunrise for the real light show. This is part of Los Angeles Public Art displays. It is located in Pomona College Skyspace, installed in 2007.

Los Angeles photoshoot ideas There are some great photos that you can take at this location and plenty of other buildings to take photos at.

Address: 600 N College Way, Claremont, CA 91711

16.The Last Bookstore

Bronson Caves Often seen in some photographs. The Last bookstore is one of the largest location that involves books and a library. You can pose in between these different books and create some great simple photos that will amaze anyone who doesn’t recognize them!

This impressive library has some great displays and is ICONIC to Los Angeles. You should definitely check this location out the next time you visit Los Angeles

Address: 453 South Spring Street Ground Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90013

As previously stated you can access all of the locations on this list by going to this following link. https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/edit?mid=1kQ5DuwZxmcCa4hzcm-v3whLP2awSVg2q&ll=34.05815053815424%2C-118.1914016&z=10

Taking great photos is as simple as 1-2-3. Hopefully you can now have an idea of where iconic places in Los Angeles to take Instagrammable photos are. For those that have reached to this point, you’ll probably need somewhere to stay if you haven’t already found somewhere Try DoubleTree by Hilton here: Or Try an Airbnb here: