Plan for Vacation Day with Visit Burbank

Do you still have travel sites bookmarked and find yourself dreaming about traveling? Then it might be time to start planning again. With brighter more traveled-filled days ahead, it’s the perfect time to start mapping out your next adventure. In honor of National Plan for Vacation Day coming up on January 26th – we’ve put together some great ways to start planning.


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Bob's Big Boy

Take that Quintessential California Road Trip

There’s nothing better than the open road, a change of scenery, and a trip to Burbank, Media Capital of the World! So grab your keys, choose your playlist, and roll into the city where Hollywood happens and movies come to life. Spend your time cruising around the city checking out our murals and film locations, and stop in at classic drive-ins. Then take some day-trips around Los Angeles to cruise down the coast or explore Hollywood, just a 10-minute drive away.


Burbank Hiking

Spend Some Time Outdoors

California is lucky enough to benefit from sunshine year round. Experience that famous California sun with some great outdoor activities in Burbank. Hike the Burbank hills and be rewarded with awe-inspiring views of the city and all of Los Angeles. Some of our favorite hikes include Wildwood Canyon Trail, Brand Park, La Tuna Canyon Trail, and Stough Canyon Trail. Take a horseback ride through Griffith Park to see the historic Hollywood Sign Landmark. Or grab a coffee to-go from one of our great coffee shops and take a walking tour of the murals around the city. You can even see Burbank from the air with a private helicopter tour from Orbic Air flying out of the Hollywood-Burbank Airport.


Warner Bros Studio Tour Hollywood

Get Behind-the-Scenes Access

Burbank is where Hollywood works with over 1,000 entertainment-related businesses calling the city home. Although the major theme park studios are currently closed, tickets are on sale for future visits. Splurge on a private tour at Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood or Universal Studios Hollywood to see the inner workings of a real production studio. You can also be a part of a live studio audience of your favorite TV show once the studios are ready to welcome back guests.


Hotel Pool

Start with Your Hotel

You spend a lot of time in your hotel room while on vacation. Make sure it has everything you’re looking for by checking out our list. Many are offering great deals for locals to have a staycation or save by staying multiple days when you’re looking to book.

When booking directly on our website, we guarantee the best rate on your hotel. If you find a lower rate on another website for the same room, at the same hotel, on the same dates, within 24 hours of making your booking with us, we guarantee you that we’ll match it PLUS pay you 10% of the difference in price.

Majority of Burbank hotels are also offering flexible cancellation, so if you have to change your trip for any reason you can do so knowing you’re covered. They have also implemented enhanced and more frequent cleaning measures in response to COVID-19 including contactless services and face coverings.


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Our Travel Updates from Burbank page has the latest safety information and travel recommendations from LA County when it comes to traveling to Burbank and what you need to know before you book.

We can’t wait to welcome you back to Burbank!

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