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Coastal San Diego Tours to La Jolla & Torrey Pines with TourGuideTim

Departs from 1050 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 231-846-8687
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Great Family Tour

We did this tour on our last day in San Diego and it was great. We had heavy of Coe in, so Tim... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2012
Lake Tapawingo, Missouri

My wife & I went on friday afternoon tour with Tim, Great sites, Fantstic guide, combination... read more

Reviewed January 18, 2012
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Half-Day, Expert-Guided Tour from San Diego to La Jolla and Torrey Pines. Amazing Scenery. Fascinating History. Includes driver & guide for a better experience. Join our optional walking tours or take free time to explore on your own. See 360-degree views from one of the highest hilltops along the Southern California coast, multi-million dollar mansions, sea lions, seals, pelicans, cormorants, paragliders flying off ocean cliffs, and the Torrey Pines Golf Course, home to the 2008 & 2021 U.S. Opens. Learn about the history of pioneering women, famous residents, aviation, geology, architecture, military, interesting trees and more.
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Departs from 1050 Kettner Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 231-846-8687

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Reviewed January 23, 2012

We did this tour on our last day in San Diego and it was great. We had heavy of Coe in, so Tim adjusted our tour to make the most of te day! He was very informative on La Jolla, Torrey Pines and San Diego...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2012

My wife & I went on friday afternoon tour with Tim, Great sites, Fantstic guide, combination driving & walking tour. Really worth your time while visiting San Diego Area Best way to see Lajolla. Make sure to have lunch where Tim suggests, Really good!!

1  Thank Bulldog64
Reviewed January 5, 2012

We were staying at the Holiday on the Bay and this was a convenient meeting place at the train station for the tour. Tim is very knowledgeable about the area. He made sure everyone was taken care of. Visited many interesting places, check his web...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2011

We live in Winchester, England but several times a year we visit our daughter who lives with her family in Colorado. When we come over we make a point of taking out to spend some time seeing other parts of the US. On this occasion...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed December 21, 2011

I had planned at least a month in advance to take Tim's tour of La Jolla, but wasn't sure if I'd have the time. I'm so glad I managed to save my last full day in SD to book this tour! Tim is an incredibly...More

Thank TravellingBanana628
Reviewed December 20, 2011

Tim's tour was so good! He is a natural tour guide and very courteous and kind to everyone in the group (even those from Portugal who didn't stop talking while everyone was trying to hear his info). The main object of the tour was La...More

Thank rlynd
Reviewed November 25, 2011

There was no tour designated for the day we wanted, so I emailed Tim and he obliged. Tim was very informative about everywhere we went. We learnt of the history of the area places to go etc. We went to Mt Soledad, where it can...More

Thank Jenny0401
Reviewed November 18, 2011

Tim took us on a full day private tour which exceeded all of our expectations. He is extremely knowledgeable about not just La Jolla, but the entire San Diego county. We visited Mount Soledad, several beautiful and famous beaches, and Point Loma. Then, Tim took...More

Thank Birdlegz
Reviewed November 4, 2011

We called Tim to book his tour and he answered the phone right away and gave us all the information we needed to feel comfortable about doing this tour. Today, we went on the La Jolla tour and it was raining ...then pouring...which is a...More

Thank snoopy101
Reviewed October 30, 2011

We were met at the bus (16 seater) by the friendly driver Bill, and Tim our tour guide arrived right on time. We were soon off on a fascinating tour taking in some of the northern suburbs of San Diego including the Mount Solidad War...More

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Karen F
My family of 4 is visiting San Diego next week. I see you stated your tour is no longer offered. Is there another tour that is similar or one you recommend? Your tour received great reviews. Disappointed that we won't get to experience your knowledge and tour of San Diego.
June 17, 2015|
Response from TourGuideTim | Property representative |
Hi Karen. Yes, it was a bummer I need to close the tour. An excellent guide who worked with me, Victor, offers private tours for $60/hour if you have a rental car and $125/hour if you prefer Victor to provide town car... More
Hi, we are also going to be staying on Coronado with no car and wondered how did you get to the pick up point for this tour? Trying to be smart about getting around at a reasonable cost. Thanks for any suggestions:)
May 28, 2015|
Response from TourGuideTim | Property representative |
Hi. The tour is no longer offered but it may interest you to know that there is a free summer shuttle that runs along the length of Coronado. You can take this to the Ferry Landing Marketplace where you can catch a ferry... More
Patricia W
Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel? are there any photos?
February 27, 2015|
Response from TourGuideTim | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest. We do pick up at hotels in downtown San Diego. You will see a full list you can pick from during the reservation process. There are videos, slideshows, and more at our website: tourguidetim We... More