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Overview
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.
Highlights
  • 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
Inclusions
  • San Diego Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour
  • Local taxes
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and dropoff at select hotels (Hotel Circle, Mission Bay, Shelter & Harbor Islands)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Tour does not operate on Thanksgiving or Christmas Day.
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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
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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MJAMGB22 wrote a review Today
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Had a horrible experience last weekend. So many tickets sold, so you waited at stops for a seat for over an hour. Wasted half the day waiting. Drivers had no solutions, except to say try another stop. For what we paid for a ticket, it was certainly a waste of money. Finally
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Date of experience: February 2020
Shari B wrote a review Yesterday
154 contributions54 helpful votes
We really enjoyed our tour. All the drivers were knowledgeable and personable. It is a great way to find out which attractions are worth returning to.
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Date of experience: February 2020
cheryl B wrote a review 15 Feb
63 contributions15 helpful votes
Jack was our driver and he was engaging, funny, knowledgeable and helpful. Some helpful hints.....go on the trolley as early as you can that way you’ll have time at all the stops you want to see, keep cell phone close to you as mine was stolen at seaport market. I highly
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Date of experience: February 2020
peggy/senior traveler wrote a review 15 Feb
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I took the day trip and the evening city lights tours. Drivers gave great trivia information and were funny. I got to see the highlights of the city all in one day.
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Date of experience: February 2020
tracylang4d wrote a review 13 Feb
22 contributions3 helpful votes
We went a 2 day tour. It’s great to see the hi lights of this beautiful city on the trolley. Hop on or off and explore the city.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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By: Old Town Trolley Tours of San Diego
MJAMGB22
10
Too many passengers, not enough trolleys. Waste of money.
Had a horrible experience last weekend. So many tickets sold, so you waited at stops for a seat for over an hour.
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Jessica M
Beaver, Pennsylvania
5154
Great way to tour San Diego
This is the best way to learn and see all the areas of San Diego! The tour guides were fun and very informative.
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Shari B
15454
Fun and informative
We really enjoyed our tour. All the drivers were knowledgeable and personable. It is a great way to find out which
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trashman62
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winter vacation
Philip was our tour guide and bus driver. He provided great service and the trip was very worth the money!
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cheryl B
5615
What a great experience
Jack was our driver and he was engaging, funny, knowledgeable and helpful. Some helpful hints.....go on the
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peggy/senior traveler
10
Did it all in one day.
I took the day trip and the evening city lights tours. Drivers gave great trivia information and were funny. I got
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Daria Singer
Sorrento, Italy
122
Great last minute find
Great last minute find. Last day in San Diego, last trolley of the day. Wish we would have considered doing it on
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karamella9
Haifa, Israel
11132
Nice way to see the city!
This is a short and sweet tour of San Diego and a good way to learn a bit about its history. The guides are
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tracylang4d
Lubbock, Texas
213
A great way to see San Diego!
We went a 2 day tour. It’s great to see the hi lights of this beautiful city on the trolley. Hop on or off and
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Brandon H
Carroll, Nebraska
61
Top Notch
Awesome tour. Our driver "Boxcar" was a blast. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for something to do while
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