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San Diego Embarcadero Waterfront Ghost Tour

San Diego Embarcadero Waterfront Ghost Tour

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Experience the darker side of San Diego on this tour of the downtown waterfront with tales of ghostly history and haunted ships. During this 1 hour tour, you will visit several of the Embarcadero’s most popular haunted locations while learning of spooky spirits, disease, death and espionage. With many infamous ghosts & ships there are several notable occurrences of haunting at the downtown San Diego Embarcadero along the waterfront. You will hear the thrilling stories of the spirits and have an opportunity to ghost hunt outdoors in several areas along the way. * Tour Rating: PG13. Please note due to the type of information shared we advise children to be at least 13 years of age. This experience includes discussion of death that some may find offensive. Children under the age 13 are allowed to attend with parental supervision.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Old Town Scavenger Hunt, Walking Tour

Old Town Scavenger Hunt, Walking Tour

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Explore the history and hot spots of your location by solving scavenger hunt and trivia style riddles on this engaging walking tour. Your team will earn points and be guided farther along the route with every riddle. Play from the convenience of your smartphone whenever you’re ready for an adventure!
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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Gaslamp Quarter Ghost Tour in San Diego

Gaslamp Quarter Ghost Tour in San Diego

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Join us for a Ghost Tour in downtown San Diego. Experience the darker side of San Diego on this tour of the Gaslamp Quarter with tales of ghostly history. During this 1 hour tour, you will visit several of the Gaslamp Quarter’s most popular local hauntings while learning of sinister spirits, disease, death, espionage and murder. With many infamous ghosts there are several notable occurrences of haunting downtown San Diego. You will hear the thrilling stories of the spirits and have an opportunity to ghost hunt on several areas along the way. Feel the hair-raising chill as an EMF meter lights up in your hands, letting you know that an unseen presence could be just inches away from where you stand. You will be able to experiment with detecting ghosts and spirit anomalies with the latest in paranormal and ghost investigation equipment.
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  • 1 hour
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Private Walking Tour San Diego: Little Italy and Gaslamp Quarter

Private Walking Tour San Diego: Little Italy and Gaslamp Quarter

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Discover two of the most unique areas of San Diego with a local expert. Stroll around the cafés, restaurants and beautiful houses that the Italian immigrants shaped since 1920 in what today is the vibrant Little Italy neighbourhood. You will also visit the oldest quarter in the city; Gaslamp quarter. You will wander around renovated victorian-era buildings and restaurants, cafés, art galleries and more, while learning the fascinating history of this historical area of San Diego. Your private licensed tour guide will be at your entire disposition during the total duration of the tour.
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  • 3 hours
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$264.91
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Tijuana Cultural Tour from San Diego

Tijuana Cultural Tour from San Diego

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Tijuana Walking Tour will be taking you to places most locals hang out and you will learn about the transformation of the city and history. Come and see; local market, learn about the history of Tijuana. We will do one stop to eat tasty tacos. The fee-only includes guided tour make sure to bring cash to exchange into pesos. Your guide will help you navigate the city like a local. Bring cash, comfortable shoes, bottled water, camera and hat PASSPORTS ARE REQUIRED
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  • 4 hours
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$53.00
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The La Jolla Tour

The La Jolla Tour

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See for yourself why La Jolla has earned a reputation as one of San Diego's most gorgeous and high-profile locales on an afternoon sightseeing tour. Travel from downtown San Diego to the upscale coastal enclave known for its stellar seaside views and rowdy sea lion community, plus extravagant Spanish-style mansions and famous residents. Browse the luxury boutiques of La Jolla Village, explore the marine life of a legendary cove, and take in views of the coast from a mountaintop lookout on this small-group excursion.
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  • 3 hours
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$159.00
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The San Diego Tour: La Jolla, Old Town, Gaslamp, Coronado Island -from San Diego
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The San Diego Tour: La Jolla, Old Town, Gaslamp, Coronado Island -from San Diego

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Come join us for a fun-filled adventure of touring “America’s Finest City” – San Diego! From the white sand beaches of La Jolla to the oldest Spanish settlement of Old Town, the vibrancy of The Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village, Downtown San Diego, Little Italy, and Coronado Island, San Diego has it all and we want to show you the best of it on our sightseeing tour of San Diego! Whether on vacation with your family or in town for the day on business, you will be sure to fall in love with this city on the sea. From our Best Coast Tours family to yours, come cruise with the Best!
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  • 6 hours
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Specters and Sinners Walking Tour

Specters and Sinners Walking Tour

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The Specters & Sinners Ghost Tour is our Adults-Only Tour in San Diego. It's also the most unique. We use San Diego's haunted locations to tell the lesser-known stories of our Founding Fathers and the hauntings tied to them. If you're looking for an amazing, through-provoking Ghost Tour, this is the tour for you.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Early Bird - Return By 12 Noon Special

Early Bird - Return By 12 Noon Special

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SAVE UP TO $50. The EARLY BIRD 1/2 DAY SPECIAL requires the vehicle be returned to the departure location by 12:00 PM. All for the price of 2 hours in a GoCar. Let GoCar take you off the beaten path through many of San Diego’s iconic parks like the Balboa Park and Petco Park on the way to Hillcrest and back. Snap some amazing photos along the Pacific Ocean and see the San Diego up close. You can even park and take a stroll along if you choose. On the way back explore the boutique shopping districts of Hillcrest. This tour is approximately two hours drive time at a slow pace and has several fun, informative detours and stop options along the way. If you want to extend the tour you have the option of taking the Oldtown loop at the end of the tour.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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San Diego: Coronado History and Highlights

San Diego: Coronado History and Highlights

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Charming Coronado is a short ride from downtown San Diego, but it feels like a world away! We'll stroll the streets and look at multi-million dollar homes, beautiful landscaping, unique architecture, and, of course, the beach. After a quick stop for a sweet treat we'll continue to explore this beach town that was home to artists, aviators and innovators.
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  • 2 hours 45 minutes
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San Diego Harbor Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour and Game

San Diego Harbor Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour and Game

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Enjoy a guided walking tour of beautiful and interesting parts of San Diego while following clues on your smartphone and solving interesting puzzles along the tour. Play the game on your smartphone with your group as the game guides you through the city. Score points for correct answers and try to get the high score on the leaderboard. See major attractions as well as less-known gems of San Diego on this unique scavenger hunt and walking tour. Play any time that fits your schedule! There is no in-person guide you have to wait for! Tour several key sections of San Diego - Little Italy, Downtown, Gaslamp Quarter, and the Marina. Your group of 2 to 6 people works together to solve the 24 challenges on the scavenger hunt. Wear comfortable shoes! You'll walk about 4 miles along this scavenger hunt tour. Explore the city at your own pace Enjoy fun challenges with family and friends Discover San Diego's hidden gems and historic sights Perfect for all ages
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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$49.00
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Our San Diego Guided Bike Tours are safe, fun and fascinating!

Our San Diego Guided Bike Tours are safe, fun and fascinating!

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Coronado is just across the bay from downtown San Diego. Coronado mean’s “The Crowed One” in Spanish. If you want to enjoy the outdoors while exploring San Diego at a slower pace this is the way to do it! Spectacular views of San Diego Bay and San Diego Skyline are included at no extra cost! From the Coronado Ferry Landing we’ll begin our totally flat, almost car-free tour on a beautiful separated bike path. We’ll ride under the Coronado Bridge, through the island onto the Silver Strand bike path. The Silver Strand parallels the ocean and San Diego Bay, which is often referred to as the most beautiful and cyclist-friendly bike routes in Southern California. On some of the 15 miles of dedicated bike paths we’ll pass gorgeous Victorian homes, the Naval Amphibious Base, home of the SEAL team 6 and stop the famous (and infamous!) Hotel Del Coronado. We may even stop for ice cream!
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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Downtown to Balboa Park Tour
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Downtown to Balboa Park Tour

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Join us for a unique, private adventure in and around downtown San Diego with a guided tour in a motorcycle sidecar! Learn about the past & present of “America’s Finest City”, the birthplace of California, cruising in style! It's safe, it's fun, & it's an unforgettable experience of a lifetime! With Pegasus Sidecar Tours, your private driver & guide will take you on a tour around the beautiful San Diego area in our top-of-the-line 3-passenger sidecar rigs. This means 2 passengers can sit in the sidecar, and a third behind your personal driver and guide. Our helmets are equipped with industry leading SENA communication system offering 4-person HD audio connectivity, so you can talk directly with one another & with the guide during the entire tour. Pets are also allowed to ride along, for what is life without our furry friends! There is even a convertible top that can enclose the sidecar in case (by some rare chance in San Diego) it rains. Tours are highly customizable. Lets ride!
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  • 2 hours
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Guided Tour “Love Stories of San Diego”

Guided Tour “Love Stories of San Diego”

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. Did you know that When the incredible San Diego-Coronado Bridge was first opened in 1969, former President Ronald Reagan was the first person to drive over it. In 2011, there was even a petition to rename the bridge after Reagan. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. Olympian Shaun White and the legendary Tony Hawk were both raised in San Diego. What is the most famous historical couple of San Diego? Nick Cannon and his spouse Mariah Carey! This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
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$513.75
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San Diego Sightseeing Walking Tour

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San Diego Sightseeing Walking Tour

This tour is the best way to experience the many sights and sounds of San Diego's downtown and scenic skyline. Enjoy the only way to see San Diego by walking into its many different districts and listening to your local guide give you some history and culture.
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  • 2 hours 15 minutes
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$26.10
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Liberty Station: From Barracks to Brews

Liberty Station: From Barracks to Brews

The former Naval Training Center in San Diego has transformed itself into Liberty Station and this is your opportunity to learn important sailor skills without having to drop and give us 20! We'll explore the historic core of the area, and see the buildings that help transform new recruits into sailors and sailors into specialists. We'll start at the USS Brave art piece, explore the former Camp John Paul Jones, visit the former Command Center, the former detention camp, and pay tribute to the 52 submarines lost during World War II. We'll also see the modern golf course (and talk about who made it their final resting place), what Liberty Station has in common with Balboa Park, and learn some skills. After you pass muster, we'll celebrate your "graduation" with a certificate of completion and a beer.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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The best of San Diego walking tour

The best of San Diego walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Did you know that Old Town, just west of the presidio, was the city's first civilian settlement and still contains restored early Spanish, Mexican, and American period homes?. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Is it true that In San Diego, May 29th is officially named “Tony Hawk Day”? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of San Diego. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
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$512.48
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Private Customizable Iconic City Highlights Tour - Cultural, Historic, Shuttled

Private Customizable Iconic City Highlights Tour - Cultural, Historic, Shuttled

Journey with award winning tour guide Julie Kremen around San Diego’s cultural and historic sites—on a private tour of fun and informative must-see sightseeing hotspots. On this private tour, you will experience and thoroughly understand how San Diego came to be the world-class modern city that it is. We’ll travel through the rich history of San Diego from its discovery by Spanish conquistadores, to the lively and festive Mexican period, to the days when it was the Wild Wild West’s new American frontier. And, of course, you’ll learn about its present-day standing as the 8th largest city in the US and what makes it the epitome of Southern California lifestyle. Discover why we are “America’s Finest City” and watch out… many who come to visit end up moving here! Note: This 4 hour private tour is fully customizable; contact Julie to book as described above or to discuss how to change to suit your needs.
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  • 4 hours
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$455.00
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San Diego Embarcadero History & Photo Tour

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San Diego Embarcadero History & Photo Tour

Experience the historical side of San Diego on this tour of the downtown waterfront along San Diego’s Embarcadero. Starting in front of the Maritime Museum’s fascinating collection of ships, this 1.5-mile, 1.5-hour walking tour along San Diego’s Embarcadero covers the full range of San Diego’s history from the days of the Kumeyaay to the region’s first sighting by Spanish explorers; through San Diego’s important aviation firsts; and the key role the city and bay played for the Navy, especially during World War II. There will be plenty of opportunities and stops for photos as the tour covers architecture, art, baseball history, and some of the famous movies shot in San Diego. Passing by Dead Man’s point and tuna harbor you will end at the jail cells of the old police headquarters.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Magic Christmas Tour in California (San Diego)

Magic Christmas Tour in California (San Diego)

The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! This special times brings magic San Diego, California. The city is the seat of San Diego County and is the economic center of the region as well as the San Diego–Tijuana metropolitan area. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the streets which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christm as period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about San Diego, California. You will visit the old-fashioned Christmas Market in the city. What makes it so popular? What local products is must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic San Diego, California.
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  • 2 hours
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$769.37
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Balboa Park Photo & History Tour

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Balboa Park Photo & History Tour

Balboa Park is known as the Jewel of San Diego. The beautiful gardens and stunning architecture create the perfect setting for a day out in San Diego. Kris is a guide who loves taking photos in Balboa Park and telling people about its history. The story of how the Park became what it is today will enhance your experience and make you fully understand what you are seeing. Everyone is welcome and fancy cameras are not needed. All photos shown here were taken with an iPhone. This walk is suitable for all ages and the terrain is mostly flat pavement. Sunscreen, water, hat, and sunglasses are recommended when the weather is hot.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Shared 5 Hours Tijuana Walking Tour from San Diego

Shared 5 Hours Tijuana Walking Tour from San Diego

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The Tijuana Walking Tour experience is a unique and affordable way to see the city. The tour guide will guide you around Tijuana and you will get a sense of how locals life by strolling the Tijuana streets. We use walking and public transportation to get around just like locals do! FEE COVERS GUIDED TOUR (We recommend to bring at least $20usd for expenses: bus fee, food, drinks etc) conversion of dlls into pesos can be done by meeting point. PICKUP: SOUTH SAN DIEGO San Ysidro Transit Center : 727 E San Ysidro Blv, San Diego, CA PASSPORTS ARE REQUIRED (If the guest forgets or doesn't have a passport there will be NO REFUND)
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  • 5 hours
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