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Old Town Trolley Tours of San Diego

San Diego, CA, USA
About Old Town Trolley Tours of San Diego
Discover America’s Finest City aboard Old Town Trolley Tours of San Diego. This two hour, fully narrated tour will show you San Diego and Coronado with stops at Seaport Village, Old Town, the Gaslamp Quarter, Horton Plaza, Little Italy, Balboa Park and the World-Famous San Diego Zoo. With 11 stops, guests can disembark for shopping, dining and attractions. Old Town Trolley Tours has a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
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San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley

This San Diego hop-on hop-off trolley tour provides an easy and affordable way to get around the city. This tour helps you avoid the hassle of finding and paying for parking. The trolley tour, available as a silver, gold, or platinum pass, allows you to travel your own itinerary at your own pace. Along with 12 stops around the city, it also includes guided commentary and large, open windows.
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2 hours
from $42.00

San Diego City Lights Night Tour

Explore San Diego at night under the moonlight with this 1.5-hour city lights tour. Travel from the city’s Gaslamp Quarter to Balboa Park and the Embarcadero. Catch sights of the historic San Diego County Administration Center, the USS Midway Museum, and the Star of India. Plus ride to the top of the Coronado Bridge and see sights lit up all over the city, as well as some from Tijuana.
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1 hour 30 minutes
from $34.00

La Jolla & San Diego Beaches Tour

The tour will depart from Old Town and head to Mount Soledad followed by four conveniently located stops where you can disembark and explore in depth. Have the chance to visit historic sites in Old Town, and bring along your beachwear to enjoy the coast. See the natural treasures of this beachy city at Mount Soledad, which offers 360-degree views over San Diego.
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6 hours
from $39.00

San Diego Shore Excursion: San Diego Seal Tour

See San Diego’s sights by land and water on a 1.5-hour seal tour independent shore excursion, and explore this picturesque port of call in an amphibious vehicle. Listen to stories that bring San Diego’s history to life as you travel along the water’s edge, then steer straight into San Diego Bay. Take in sweeping views of SeaWorld, watch for the seals and sea lions that play, eat and bask at Quivira Basin and return to your ship along the scenic Harbor Drive.
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1 hour 30 minutes
from $42.00

San Diego Shore Excursion: San Diego Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley

Explore San Diego at your own pace with a full-day ticket to ride a hop-on, hop-off trolley through the city. Simply board the trolley at your cruise ship’s port of call and visit historic landmarks and vibrant neighborhoods at eleven centrally-located stops. Get a glimpse of California’s past in Old Town then see the magnificent ships that moor at the bustling waterfront; grab a spot on a beach to watch surfers catch breaking waves, and try to spot the famous ghost at the elegant Hotel del Coronado.
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2 hours
from $42.00
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We had about a day and a half in San Diego and wanted to see as much as possible so we chose the hop on hop off trolley. We find these city tours to be a great way to see a place that you know very little about, and if you're short on time and want to make several stops, it's an
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This trolley ride is a very informative, safe, and comprehensive way to view and learn about San Diego. It drives through every major area of the town with the formative, intelligent, and often funny guides. We rode two separate trolleys and were both educated and entertained by
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We recently visited San Diego & had the Old Town Trolley Tour recommended to us. It was a good way to see the city & you can get off at various stops, see what you want, and get on and continue your tour. We got off at Coronado Island & then spent some time at the museums at
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We picked up the trolley in Coronado (a great place to walk around & check out the charming shops) and got off the first stop which was Balboa Park. We could have spent the entire day there but wanted to see the entire city so walked around the park for a couple hours (we would
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A wonderful way to travel around San Diego. A perfect way to stop at different points of interest to do your own sightseeing. The only problem was some of the drivers were reading from a script and at times it was boring to listen to them. There was no spontaneity in their
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