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San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley

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Discover San Diego at your leisure with a one-or two-day ticket on the Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour. Create your own itinerary to see the most popular sights of San Diego at your own pace.
  • San Diego hop-on hop-off trolley tour allows you to plan your own itinerary
  • The trolley route includes 10 stops near top attractions, shops, and restaurants 
  • Live commentary from a guide helps you learn about San Diego
  • Choose from a 1-day or 2-day San Diego trolley pass
What to Expect
Climb aboard the trolley at any of its 10 stopping points (see Itinerary below) any time during its normal operating hours. Trolleys come to each stop about every 30 minutes. Choose either a 1- or 2-day pass, depending on your plans. Enjoy the ride on this vintage transport method, offering comprehensive access to some of San Diego’s best attractions. Among the stops is Old Town State Historic Park, often called the “Jamestown of the Pacific,” where you can discover the history of California’s founding amidst the area’s range of 19th-century buildings. There are also stops for the world-famous San Diego Zoo, which covers 100 acres and houses more than 3,700 rare and endangered animals, the USS Midway, and the historic Gaslamp Quarter. The tour ends at the stop you choose or when the trolley shuts down for the night.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Tour commences with boarding at any of the following stops: 1) Old Town State Park 2) Cruise Ship Terminal/USS Midway 3) Seaport Village 4) Marriott Marina/Convention Center 5) Horton Plaza 6) Gaslamp Quarter 7) Hilton Bayfront 8)Coronado/Mc P's Irish Pub and Grill 9) Balboa Park (El Prado)/San Diego Zoo 10) Little Italy
1h 30m
  • San Diego Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour
  • Local taxes
  • Live commentary on board
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if a wheelchair-accessible trolley is required
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Howie was very entertaining while describing the area. The only complaint was with the open air seating the wind made it hard to hear. No other complaints
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Take the trolley to find out where landmarks are located. The Tour Guide will tell you a bit about the various stops so you will have a good idea of what stops you want to visit. Although the tour takes 2 hours, it is wise to begin you experience in the morning and plan on
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We spend a nice weekend using the hop on and off to set to the gas lamp , old town and little Italy without having to use Uber driver.
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We made a stop in San Diego and joined the Hop on Hop off trolley. The tour was very informative, and we hopped off and on during the whole day and extended our pass to an additional day. We would recommend the trolley and suggest that you determine the route before you book
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I would definitely recommend this for a first day overview of the city and some great info from the drivers.10 stops , multiple shops and restaurants.
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