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San Diego Seal Tours

500-899 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
800-868-7482
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Ranked #19 of 219 activities in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Type: Tours
Owner description: See the best of San Diego by land and sea on the Seals. Aboard the Hydra Terra’s, you will discover the birthplace of California and its rich history... more » Owner description: See the best of San Diego by land and sea on the Seals. Aboard the Hydra Terra’s, you will discover the birthplace of California and its rich history before splashing into San Diego Harbor for a totally different perspective of America’s Finest City. Get a close up view of North Island Naval Air Station, Aircraft Carrier Row and the beautiful downtown skyline. Along the way you might run into some locals as well, California sea lions. « less
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

We got the tickets and got a bunch of crap that we were getting priority seating because we were first in line. Once we got to the boat 'Adam' told us that it wasn't the case and made us to wait in line. If we knew it'll be the case we would never take that tour and take another one.

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West Jordan, Utah, United States
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Had a great time on this tour. Our tour guide was big Mattie and he did a great job keeping us entertained and informed. Would definitely do again!

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We took our 7, 5.5, and 1 year old on the Seal Tour this past week, and we all had a great time. Scott, our tour guide, was friendly and knowledgeable, and kept us entertained and interested the whole time. I would recommend this tour - it was well worth the cost. Beware: it's windy! Blankets are provided for use... More

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Gilbert, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

My family totally enjoyed out trip – it was much more informative and fun than we thought it would be. An amazingly personable tour guide – he’s a keeper. I would highly recommend!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I highly recommend this tour. Our guide was Big Mattie and he was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic and also had a great personality. Just all around great fun!

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skowhegan maine
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

I took this tour with my 5 year grandson and we loved it.. It was very nice to see san diego from the sea and we especially liked the seals and the information about the dolphin and sea lion training center for the navy ...in fact we saw them training a dolphin ! Our captain was very knowledgeable about all... More

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Reardan,Wa.
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Land and sea tour in large vehicle. Well narrated 90 min. tour, hits the highlights of waterfront area. Very educational.

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Phoenix, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I sincerely recommend San Diego Seal Tours whenever you visit this beautiful city. Our tour guide, Big Mattie, was warm & had a fun personality which made the trip so much fun. His Army background helped w/ all the military points of interest - you could hear his passion, I’ve been vacationing in San Diego for 30+ years and learned... More

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Parma, MI
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We really enjoyed our tour. Captain Jim and Tomi gave us a great tour, the weather was fantastic, and we are very glad that this trip was recommended to us!

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Hilo, Hawaii
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

What an awesome tour. Capt. Wheels, and Big Matty was very knowledgeable of the area. Sea lions was an awesome sight! Highly recommended... too bad they don't have a sea lion whistle like the duck tours...

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