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When beginning the wedding planning process, your first thought may be to select a breathtaking nuptial venue and a reception space perfect for a lively party, but what about the transportation to get from point A to point B? A simple limo service will do in a pinch; however, couples searching for more creative options in the greater Los Angeles area are in luck. The city's creative spirit extends to its modes of transportation, and what better occasion for an exceptional ride than your wedding day? If you're in the mood for adventure, read on for six utterly original forms of transportation in Los Angeles.
If you long for a storybook wedding to complement a fairytale romance, look no further than a horse-drawn carriage. Enchanted Carriages provides carefully trained mounts for each elegant carriage ride and guests are encouraged to settle in with a celebratory glass of bubbly.
Why settle for a simple limousine when you could hire a luxuriously appointed SUV with treats and tech to boot? Angel City Limo provides just such a service. Each automobile is equipped with decadent bites and sips as well as a Wi-Fi connection for brides itching to Instagram the big day. Passengers hoping to relax before their I-do's can do so by flipping through movies on the limousine's flat screen television.
Brides planning to make a grand entrance to their nuptials can look beyond ground vehicles, toward those of the aerial variety — in particular, a helicopter. Fly into your wedding from the skies in a jet from the Jetboy Helicopters fleet for a truly dazzling entrance.
If you're seeking to add a little unexpected flavor to your affair, look no further than the delightfully eccentric RastaBus, a colorful vehicular fête on four wheels. If you crave a spirited guided tour between your ceremony and reception, the team at RastaBus can provide a driver to highlight notable locations on the way.
In the case that car service seems too tedious for your taste, you might consider speeding to your venue on the back of a lavish Ducati motorcycle with your veil artfully billowing in the wind. Rent a Ducati provides various models of the world-renowned bike to rent for an entrance no guest will forget.
Bohemian brides and environmentally conscious couples will find their perfect match in bicycle rentals. Just Ride L.A. offers its clientele an extensive range of bike labels from Cinelli to leader, and additionally sells accoutrements such as helmets and GPS systems for good measure.