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San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley

  • 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
San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley
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Unlimited use on San Diego Hop-on Hop-off Tour for one calendar day.
From US$39.95
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Unlimited use on San Diego Hop-on Hop-off Tour for two consecutive calendar days.
From US$69.90

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 1- or 2-day pass, allows you to travel your own itinerary at your own pace. Along with 10 stops around the city, it also includes guided commentary and large, open windows.

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.

Reviews (359)
1 - 5 of 106 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago
Super informative and convenient way to get around San Diego!

I visited San Diego in November and after reading the reviews jumped on to the Trolley (literally!!). It was a very nice experience, even with a 20 month old toddler tagging along. It is fairly informative without being boring and stops at the key stops...More

3  Thank Darsh1991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent Tour and Guides/Drivers

Spent my birthday in San Diego and the Trolley was the most excellent way to see the city and Coronado Island. Easy hop-on hop-off at all the best sites. Each of the drivers/guides (we had 4) were very knowledgeable as well as entertaining. Alex was...More

Thank angela s
Reviewed 2 November 2018
Great way to see San Diego

This is the best way to see the entire city of San Diego. They travel through all the main areas explaining the history and available sights. The drivers are very nice and very informative. WE learned a lot and had a very enjoyable time.

1  Thank decrocus
Reviewed 2 November 2018

I recently arranged the trolley ride for "out of town" guest, mainly because 2 of our 4 guests have difficulty walking very far. We enjoyed the tour very much, and our driver/guide was excellent and was very knowledgeable about the city. I felt the highlight...More

3  Thank irishis4me
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile
Awesome tour!

This is a great way to see and learn about the city of San Diego. Highly recommend these trolley tours. This was my first trip to San Diego and chose the hop on hop off. It's great to be able to get off at Coronado...More

1  Thank Travis D
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