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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...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1450 Harbor Island Dr, Suite 205, Cabrillo Isle Marina, San Diego, CA 92101-1056
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did this on our last morning on vacation before heading home and it was seriously so much fun!!!! Super awesome staff and tour guide! AMAZING experience and well worth it!! Definitely recommend!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marlane0
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this!!! It's such a different thing to do. The instructor was funny and upbeat. We will most def be going again!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Cargador
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a fun experience! I have been on many boats and was worried a bit about being bounced around in the waves, but these boats sliced through the waves like butter! Such a unique experience to see the USS Midway up close and personal, as...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole experience was fantastic! Would recommend this excursion and this company to anyone living in or visiting San Diego. What a great way to see the city!

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Resort34006006225
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was awesome! Went with the family and everyone had a great time. They are easy to drive....but super fun. Being in the water next to the Aircraft Carriers was amazing! Would definitely go again.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank isaacz81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had Captain Scott as our guide and he did a great job. He gave info about points of interest along the tour.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Yellowstone34
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This activity was very exciting. The water in the SD bay is very calm and running from one end to the next is awesome and fun.Thank you!

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NorthStar299332
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one the best activities I have ever done in San Diego! I had the opportunity to bring all my family and their spouses out on the water! Our tour guide was amazing and the speed boats are super fun!

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Leeannie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was definitely worth the money. We had a lot of fun and the guide was awesome. Definitely will do it again next time we come back.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Coastal152250
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely brilliant, toured the Bay Area with commentary from the guide in the lead boat, mine was Cartain Scott, mostly at full throttle, saw seals, the Uss Midway, the maritime museum, all from the water and under the safe , watching eyes of the guide.

Date of experience: January 2019
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sdspeedboat, Front Office Manager at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Thanks a lot for writing this awesome review, so happy y'all had fun. Please let me know when you are back in town so that we can have another adventure together. Thank you,

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Bryant S
June 5, 2018|
Response from sdspeedboat | Property representative |
You'll love the tour! We offer single boat options as well as doubles. Please be aware that we have a weight limit of 450lbs for each boat.
May 25, 2018|
Response from sdspeedboat | Property representative |
You need to be at least 18 to drive the boat and the tour last 2 hours.