Burbank is home to many of the biggest media companies in the world. Take a studio tour and see costumes, props and sets from famous Hollywood films. Watch a play in a historic theater or discover the city’s bar and nightlife.

Tour the Walt Disney Studios and learn about this significant animation company. Visit a museum dedicated to the history of martial arts. Burbank is close to many Los Angeles attractions, including Warner Bros. Studios, the San Fernando Valley and Downtown Los Angeles.

Visit Burbank Town Center mall for some of the city’s best shopping. On San Fernando Boulevard find numerous retail shops, including record stores, fashion retailers and bookstores. Shop in independent boutiques and vintage stores in Magnolia Park, an upmarket residential and retail district.

Find Warner Bros. Studios just a short drive from Downtown Burbank. Tour the soundstages and backlots where many famous Hollywood films and television shows were made, including Rebel Without a Cause and Pretty Little Liars. Visit the archives, the prop department and many other exclusive areas on a studio tour.

Discover renowned theaters and comedy clubs, including the Victory Theatre Center and the Flappers Comedy Club. Many of these venues are regarded as important parts of the cultural community in Los Angeles. See a new play being developed or watch comedians in an intimate setting.

Dine in celebrity hangouts, including the well-known Bob’s Big Boy Restaurant. Find hip independent cafés in Magnolia Park and upmarket restaurants in the downtown district. You’ll easily find somewhere to relax with the range of bars and wine-tasting rooms on offer.

This famous city is located about 29 miles (47 kilometers) from Los Angeles International Airport. Alternatively, fly to Bob Hope Airport, just 3 miles (5 kilometers) from Burbank.

With its proximity to some of the world’s most famous film and television studios, you’ll see why Burbank is known as the Media Capital of the World.

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Top Hotels in Burbank

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Holiday Inn Burbank-Media Center
Holiday Inn Burbank-Media Center
3 out of 5
150 E Angeleno Ave, Burbank, CA
CA $185
per night
Oct 27 - Oct 28
4.2/5Very Good! (2,096 reviews)

"The property is kept pretty nice, but feels a bit dated. We felt it was clean, nice, but could use some updates. Still have popcorn ceilings! 😳 Also we were on the top floor and several times the elevators were broken and we’d have to walk down to the other end of the hall to get an elevator. They ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 7, 2019

Holiday Inn Burbank-Media Center
Extended Stay America Los Angeles - Burbank Airport
Extended Stay America Los Angeles - Burbank Airport
2.5 out of 5
2200 W Empire Ave, Burbank, CA
CA $160
per night
Oct 27 - Oct 28
3.2/5 (1,887 reviews)

"I liked the kitchen and that you are able to cook and ask for pans, cups, etc."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 23, 2019

Extended Stay America Los Angeles - Burbank Airport
Ramada by Wyndham Burbank Airport
Ramada by Wyndham Burbank Airport
2 out of 5
2900 N San Fernando Blvd, Burbank, CA
CA $143
per night
Oct 20 - Oct 21
3/5 (2,095 reviews)

"Room was excellent but the outside areas needed to be cleaner and too many bins with laundry were everywhere on the halls. Bad look to the establishment. Friendly front desk staff. Continental Breakfast options were few. I was there at 9:00 and most of it was gone."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 12, 2019

Ramada by Wyndham Burbank Airport

Popular things to do in Burbank

Universal Studios Hollywood™
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Universal Studios Hollywood™

4.5/5(381 reviews)

Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood experience!

Santa Monica Pier
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Santa Monica Pier

4.5/5(717 reviews)

You'll find beachside kitsch, boardwalk ambiance and carnival fun at this sunbaked LA attraction that’s more than a hundred years old.

Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Hollywood Walk of Fame

4/5(672 reviews)

Tinseltown’s star-studded tribute to the artists, global icons, producers and directors who’ve made significant contributions to entertainment.

Top activities in Burbank

Go Los Angeles All-Inclusive: Over 35 Attractions in 1 Pass
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Go Los Angeles All-Inclusive: Over 35 Attractions in 1 Pass

CA $122

Take on the rides at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier, uncover silver screen secrets on a Warner Bros. Studio Tour, or build your own creations at LEGOLAND® California. Access over 35 of the most popular attractions in LA and save on admission.

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood
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Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood

CA $92

NOW OPEN: See the real sets from The Big Bang Theory Explore where Hollywood is made. Go behind the lens and discover the secrets of movie making magic. Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood brings you closer to the entertainment you love.

Warner Bros Studio Tour Admission with Hotel Pickup
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Warner Bros Studio Tour Admission with Hotel Pickup

CA $138

Go behind the lens and discover the secrets of movie making magic. Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood brings you closer to the entertainment you love. Experience the excitement of a working Hollywood studio, where iconic movies and TV shows are filmed.

Warner Bros. Studio & Movie Stars Homes Tour from Anaheim
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Warner Bros. Studio & Movie Stars Homes Tour from Anaheim

CA $182

From The Big Bang Theory to Batman and beyond, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood takes you behind-the-camera for a revealing look at the magic of Hollywood. Your knowledgeable tour guide will take you through backlot streets and sound stages and so much more! You will visit The Warner Bros.

Operation City Quest of Burbank, CA,
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Operation City Quest of Burbank, CA,

CA $13

Using an app on your smartphone, you'll be given nearly 120 objects to find during your scavenger hunt. You'll then wander throughout the downtown area searching for the items. Once you've found the object, you'll send a photo in to score points.

Guided Brewery Tour of Burbank & Glendale - Beer Included!
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Guided Brewery Tour of Burbank & Glendale - Beer Included!

CA $91

Visit the best, most unique breweries around the northern Los Angeles area of Burbank & Glendale. Home to amazing craft breweries of every size, you'll taste a wide variety of fresh, delicious craft beer and have a chance to eat lunch along the way.