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Santa Barbara Trolley Tours

Santa Barbara, CA, USA
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About Santa Barbara Trolley Tours
Santa Barbara sightseeing at it's finest on the original, fully narrated Santa Barbara Trolley Tour. Santa Barbara Trolley has been a Santa Barbara staple for over 30 years. Join us as we visit local hot spots such as the Santa Barbara Courthouse, Santa Barbara Zoo, Museum of Natural History, the historic Santa Barbara Mission, and more, all fully narrated by our energetic and knowledgeable tour guides! Or, charter our newly renovated fleet of trolleys for your wedding, party or corporate event.
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All Aboard Santa Barbara’s Original & Longest Running Trolley Tour and Charter Services

See the American Riviera in 90 minutes

Santa Barbara sightseeing at its finest on the original, fully narrated Santa Barbara Trolley Tour. For 30 years, we've been providing trolley tours in the Santa Barbara community. Join us as we visit local hot spots such as the Santa Barbara Courthouse, Santa Barbara Zoo, Museum of Natural History, the historic Santa Barbara Mission, and more, all fully narrated by our energetic and knowledgeable tour guides! Our pick up location is only a 10 minute walk from Stearns Wharf, at the Visitor Center located at 1 Garden St.
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SBStylista wrote a review Jun 12
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Great tour of the city. Rob was an excellent guide! Even though we've been residents of SB for 20 years, we learned some things we didn't know before!
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Date of experience: June 2021
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James T wrote a review Apr 2021
Irvine, California2 contributions1 helpful vote
This is a really affordable way to explore Santa Barbara and learn a little about its rich history. Even learned where the original Motel 6 was constructed and why it was called Motel 6! The driver was fun and energetic, don't forget to tip! If you're on the first tour, there isn't any signage until that first tour shows up for pick up. They were there just about 3 minutes before pickup time, so we got a bit concerned at first that we were at the wrong place. The pickup location is on the beach side of the street, on the south side of the pier at the bus stop turnout. I would recommend this for the SB newbie that wants to burn a couple hours before hitting the wine bars or any family looking to do something different and learn a little history.
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Crusty Crew wrote a review Mar 2021
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The tour was great. Nice weather, beautiful scenery and lots of interesting information about Santa Barbara. Online it says to redeem vouchers because they will not serve as a ticket but it turns out that is old information on the website so that is not necessary but definitely make a reservation because they fill up. The last tour of the day is 2:00 so the driver was able to give us a little extra time when we stopped at the SB Mission to take pictures and stretch our legs. If you sit in the open back half of the trolley it gets a bit windy so bring something to keep you warm until the weather warms up.
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from NorthStar14599305521, Manager at Santa Barbara Trolley Tours
Responded Apr 19, 2021
Thank you so much for riding with us and providing some feedback! We're glad you enjoyed your time with us.
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TravelNLeisure wrote a review Nov 2020
New York City, New York8 contributions
It was a lovely way to see Santa Barbara. Our tour guide was Richard and he gave us a nice tour of Santa Barbara in 90 minutes. He was interactive and informative and covered most of the key areas during the tour. It was time well spent.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Ruth D wrote a review Sep 2020
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We and such a fun time on this trolly! We rode with Richard and he was funny and informative!!! We got to see all the hot spots that we wanted to see with both historical and modern references. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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