Chinatown & Little Tokyo Tour

Chinatown & Little Tokyo Tour
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$22
Duration: 2 hours
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Description

Walk into the two largest ethnic neighborhoods of Downtown and learn about their growth and history in Los Angeles. Understand how international issues, such as nationalism, World War II and segregation affected the Chinese and Japanese cultures, but have allowed each to retain their strong community neighborhoods.
* Tour requires a Metro rail journey in the middle of the tour between Chinatown and Little Tokyo (rail fare not included)

Discover and walk the two largest ethnic neighborhoods of Los Angeles, Little Tokyo and Chinatown! This two hour tour will take you into the center of both respective cultural neighborhoods. You'll learn about how the Japanese and Chinese populations were brought to Los Angeles to provide labor and eventually found their own identities through struggles of nationalism and World War II. To this day, Los Angeles has a rapidly growing Chinatown and the largest Japanese neighborhood in North America! 
Tour Highlights:
- Chinatown Celestial Dragon
- Chinatown Plaza
- Chung King Road
- Hop Louie Restaurant
- Japanese Village Plaza
- Friendship Knot
- Murals & Paintings
- Metro Rail journey between Chinatown & Little Tokyo (rail fare not included)

Walk into the two largest ethnic neighborhoods of Downtown and learn about their growth and history in Los Angeles. Understand how international issues, such as nationalism, World War II and segregation affected the Chinese and Japanese cultures, but have allowed each to retain their strong community neighborhoods.
* Tour requires a Metro rail journey in the middle of the tour between Chinatown and Little Tokyo (rail fare not included)