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Address: 1450 Harbor Island Drive, Suite 205, Cabrillo Isle Marina, San Diego, CA 92101
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+1 619-294-5852
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Experience the adventure of a lifetime on our Speed Boat Adventure Tour. A...

Experience the adventure of a lifetime on our Speed Boat Adventure Tour. A guided and narrated San Diego Harbor Tour with a twist. You are able to navigate and captain your own speedboat for the entirety of the tour while following our trained and knowledgeable guides to experience the best of both worlds – the THRILL of driving your own speedboat, and the safety of having a skilled guide introduce you to the beauty of San Diego Harbor. The witty yet historical narration is done through two-way communication systems mounted in each boat.

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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure
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The most fun, EVER!

This was so, SO much more than we expected! From parking the car and seeing the location, we knew that it was going to be something special. We checked in, grabbed a life-jacket... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Westwick
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was so, SO much more than we expected! From parking the car and seeing the location, we knew that it was going to be something special. We checked in, grabbed a life-jacket, then Glen, our friendly and professional Guide, explained exactly what we were about to experience and took us through the do's and dont's etc. We boarded our... More 

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Thank Westwick
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a blast. Especially riding over some big waves and getting super close up shots of the seals! Our guide Dwayne was pretty funny and knowledgeable. This is so much better than taking the seal tours. Controlling your own boat with high speeds is fun. You also get to ride underneath the stern of the USS Midway Ship. Super... More 

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Thank Kenny G
San Francisco, California
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

I have two teenage boys who loved driving their own speedboats. The booking process and pre-departure information was easy. Our guide was informative, easy to relate to and allowed us to have fun driving the boats. We had an enjoyable experience and created memories.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Everything is fine, until something goes wrong. Your guide will loose its temper, shout and yell at you and at the end, he left us alone. Frustrating. Irresponsible. And for sure unprofessional and a no-go for this price. 1. If you are taller than 6', we cannot recommend this tour. We have bruises all over our knees. 2. If the... More 

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3 Thank Nadja V
San Diego
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016

I do this anytime friends are in town and they love the view of Downtown and the bridge! Tip: Try to be in the back of the line of boats so you get more waves

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

This was an excellent experience. The boat stops by most of San Diego's important attractions, you drive your own boat. Our guide, in the boat in front of us, was more than excellent. Highly recommend to anyone visiting San Diego.

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Thank Amr H
Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016

This was amazing I highly recommend this adventure. Robert our tour guide was amazing he made the adventure worth it.

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Indian Wells, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

The most exciting two hours you'll ever spend (pay attention to the guy doing the 'training', he is not the best public speaker, though).

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Thank Ronnie J
Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

We decided to do something different since it was my husband birthday... the tour we'll organize and the time is enough to enjoy! I totally recommend ❤️

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Thank CelesteMattiello
Hoboken, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

We used to live in SD but have since moved away. The instructor was so friendly and we had the best time! There was only one other couple during our time slot so we got to go out early & go even further. I would highly suggest to anyone - resident or visitor!

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