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Venice Beach wellness culture

Venice Beach, Los Angeles

Venice Beach wellness culture

Follow insider Caroline Mauro on this holistic tour in the heart of vibrant Venice Beach.

See what the buzz is about over California’s wellness and cannabis culture as you visit dispensaries, health food stores and holistic shops. Sip on reishi lattes and chomp on gummy edibles as Caroline highlights the long history of the neighbourhood as a wellbeing hub.

To Book

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From $300 for 2 people

Caroline Mauro

Your insider

Caroline Mauro

Wellness maven and fashion stylist

Insider Caroline Mauro started her career in the fashion industry, working as a freelance stylist, a creative at Barneys and a marketing lead at Rue La La. She’s also the founder and creative director of Inda Creations, a wellness and holistic healing jewelry brand that focuses on the healing powers of nature. Questions about crystals? Curious about CBD? Can’t get enough of cordyceps? Let Caroline be your guide.

CBD by the coast, cordyceps chocolate, sandalwood-scented shops? That’s wellness in the sunshine state.

Duration
2 hours and 30 minutes
Start Time
Tours run between the hours of 10:30 and 13:00
Booking
Call our travel specialists 24/7 on 1 800 464 2040 or contact us to find availability
Where you'll go
You’ll visit the first ever mushroom coffee house, Four Sigmatic’s ‘Shroom Room’ and learn how to tell your reishi from your cordyceps. Empower your inner goddess with a stop at Mystic Journey, a sandalwood-scented bookstore and metaphysical marketplace. Grab a snack at family-owned independent health food store Erewhon Market and visit the ‘Apple store of retail cannabis’, MedMen dispensary, where the in-(hot)-house experts will answer your burning questions. You’ll wrap up with a stop at Venice’s oldest beach dispensary, surf-shop-style Green Goddess.
What you'll sample
No two tours are exactly alike, but you’ll likely sample mushroom chocolate, coffee or lemonade; Coconut Cult’s infamous $25 yoghurt; adaptogenic lattes; charcoal smoothies and tonics. You’ll explore the many forms of cannabis products – buds, edible, medicated salves and more. There may be an optional tarot card reading, and at the end of your tour Caroline with point you in the direction of the Venice boardwalk for scooter rides and beach bike cruises.
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Experience location
You will be meeting Caroline Mauro near Abbot Kinney Boulevard; we’ll send you the details in your confirmation.