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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure
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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure

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Experience the thrill of driving your own speed boat during this tour of San Diego Harbor. Learn the basics of boating from your expert guide before following your guide's boat around the harbor, cruising past highlights such as the USS Midway, a US Navy submarine, Coronado Bridge, Seaport Village, the cruise ship terminal, the historic ship Star of India and San Diego Maritime Museum. Learn from your guide about these landmarks via the onboard two-way communications system and stop for photo ops on this exciting tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.90
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$79.90
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San Diego Bay Jet Boat Ride

San Diego Bay Jet Boat Ride

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Zoom around the waters of San Diego Bay on a jet boat ride that provides speed, splashes, and spins. As you race through the scenic waterway, your captain points out landmarks including the USS Midway, Coronado Island, Seaport Village, the Embarcadero, and the city skyline. Hang on as your captain takes your boat into power slides, 360-degree spins and other thrilling maneuvers—a high-octane twist on sightseeing in San Diego.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.00
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$32.00
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San Diego Zoo Safari Park 1-Day Pass Ticket, No Reservations Required!

San Diego Zoo Safari Park 1-Day Pass Ticket, No Reservations Required!

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The renowned San Diego Zoo Safari Park presents more than 3,500 animals roaming in large enclosures that replicate their natural habitat. Go on a safari adventure unlike any other outside of Africa itself, with exhibits inspired by the African Serengeti and the Asian Savanna. With mobile tickets, simply scan your phone for direct entry into the Safari Park. Ticket must be redeemed on travel date selected.
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  • 2 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.00
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$62.00
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Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay

Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay

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Encounter some of Earth's most magnificent creatures on a 3-hour whale-watching cruise in San Diego. The voyage departs right from Mission Bay, so you’ll be out into the open ocean and looking for animals in just 10 short minutes. Marine biologists onboard help you spot whales and dolphins and learn about their life in the deep blue sea.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.20
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$51.20

San Diego 4x4: Border Trail Adventure

San Diego 4x4: Border Trail Adventure

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WE GUIDE, YOU DRIVE! Get behind the wheel of our Jeeps and follow us on local trails. CampDads offers a four-wheeling experience like no other in San Diego. We are popular with experienced off-roaders and first-timers alike! Bring your rookie husbands, nervous wives, grandpas and girlfriends on a high-adventure, safe ride in a private vehicle with just your party. While under the instruction of our experienced guides, you will join us on some of the best trails in San Diego and beyond. We will navigate high, steep climbs and heart-pounding descents, while taking in some of the most beautiful country around, all with the feeling of confidence and safety.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$300.00
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$300.00
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1 HOUR Eco Pedal Boat Rental in San Diego Bay

1 HOUR Eco Pedal Boat Rental in San Diego Bay

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1 HOUR Pedal Boat Rentals. Maximum capacity 3 adults and 1 kid (650lb) Our Pedal Boats are equipped with very comfortable seating and sun shade. Cruise the San Diego Bay at your own pace while enjoying the local wildlife and sightseeing. Our boat rentals a safe boating experience for families with kids in San Diego! * Well behaved dogs are welcome - $5 Pet Clean Up fee will be charged at location
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$52.00
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$52.00
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GoCar Talking GoCar 2Hr Tour: Downtown & Old Town

GoCar Talking GoCar 2Hr Tour: Downtown & Old Town

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Explore San Diego’s Downtown and Old Town sights in a fun and fast-paced way—on a GoCar tour. This sightseeing adventure takes the stress out of reading a map, as the car talks and shows you the way with its in-built GPS. Enjoy hearing stories as you explore the city’s most popular areas, including Little Italy, Mission Hills, Presidio Park, and the Gaslamp Quarter.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.56
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$71.56
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Onewheel Electric Hoverboard Lesson and Bay Ride

Onewheel Electric Hoverboard Lesson and Bay Ride

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Try the world's first off-road electric hover board and ride like a pro! With a top speed of 19mph and the the ability to ride on grass, trails, sand, and of course pavement you'll be having a blast in no time. Riding the Onewheel is easy to learn, even for people with no previous board sport experience with proper instruction (lesson included). I will be providing instruction, helmets, safety gear (knee pads, elbow pads, wrist guards)
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.00
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$59.00
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Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego

Top Gun and Air Combat Experience in San Diego

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Find out what it’s like to be a fighter pilot during a high-intensity flight over San Diego. Learn basic flight maneuvering skills as you speed, twist, and turn through the sky, and enjoy aerial views of the mountains, desert, and San Diego skyline. Upgrade to include dynamic low level flying, aerobatic maneuvers, and more time in the sky; or suit up and learn to fly the plane yourself.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$531.46
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$531.46
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Fat Woody Beach Cruiser Experience - Coronado’s Musical Electric Bicycle Tour

Fat Woody Beach Cruiser Experience - Coronado’s Musical Electric Bicycle Tour

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On this small, exclusive experience (6 riders max), guests will enjoy a super-fun musical electric bicycle tour on Coronado's most beautiful coastal bike paths, scenic photo hotspots, and areas of historical interest. Inspired by the woody wagons of California’s surf culture, Fat Woody Beach Cruisers are artisan handcrafted electric bikes. You can pedal if you like, but the electric drive system will easily push you along at a gentle cruising speed of 8-15 mph. If you’re looking for a truly unique & memorable southern California experience, take a ride on one of these incredibly unique beach cruisers! NOTE: Guests must have proficient riding skills and be minimum 21 years old, unless accompanied by parent. Riders MUST be able to put both feet on the ground (approximately 5’2” tall) as these cruisers weigh 90lbs. Shorter legs require leaning the bike to one side with all the weight on one leg, resulting in potential falls resulting in potential injury and equipment damage.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$132.00
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GPS Talking GoCar 2HR Tour: Downtown & Balboa

GPS Talking GoCar 2HR Tour: Downtown & Balboa

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Zip through downtown San Diego and Balboa Park in just two hours with the use of a GPS-enabled GoCar. You and your partner will get settled, strap on your helmets, and use the provided map and GPS to get exploring. You'll cover tons more ground than you would on foot and can use the navigating devices to make your own route.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$66.56
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Affordable, Luxury Sailing Tour of San Diego's Bay and Coastal Waterways

Affordable, Luxury Sailing Tour of San Diego's Bay and Coastal Waterways

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This is a personal tour from one to six passengers that is engaging and diverse tailored to the specific selected tour option(s) Both private and mixed tours are available.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$119.00
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$119.00
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San Diego Zoo and Safari Park 2-Visit Pass Ticket, No Reservations Required!

San Diego Zoo and Safari Park 2-Visit Pass Ticket, No Reservations Required!

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View more than 4,000 animals roaming in large enclosures on a 2-day visit to the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park. This admission ticket allows you to spend two days at the Zoo, or split your time between the Zoo and the Safari Park. At the zoo, see the diverse collection of animals, many of which are not present at other zoos in the United States. The Safari Park is inspired by the Serengeti Plains in Africa and the Asian plains and is home to lions, tigers, zebras, which you can see from the a 32-acre (13-hectare) safari trail. Access to all shows and exhibits, as well as use of all the in-park transportation, are included. With mobile tickets, simply scan your phone for direct entry into the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.00
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$104.00
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San Diego Indoor Skydiving Experience with 2 Flights & Personalized Certificate

San Diego Indoor Skydiving Experience with 2 Flights & Personalized Certificate

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Feel the adrenaline rush of skydiving without jumping out of an airplane during this indoor skydiving experience at iFLY San Diego. Learn how to safely float in a vertical wind tunnel with wind speeds of up to 175 mph (282 kph). Your activity includes skydiving gear and two flights. Plus, receive one-on-one guidance from an accredited flight instructor and take home a personalized flight certificate.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.99
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$99.99
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Kayak on the San Diego Bay

Kayak on the San Diego Bay

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What makes this experience unique is that the area we visit is only accessible by kayak or paddle board.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.65
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San Diego Pier Fishing Experience (2 Hours)

San Diego Pier Fishing Experience (2 Hours)

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Enjoy a two-hour guided tour of San Diego catch or release fishing from the Pacific Ocean. Our guides are friendly, knowledgeable, and committed to delivering an exceptional fishing experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.99
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$74.99
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Private Family Whale & Dolphin Adventure

Private Family Whale & Dolphin Adventure

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Get the best chance of seeing whales and dolphins on a private boat tour. Your party will have the run of the boat, including an enclosed cabin, an observation tower, and a restroom. Your experienced USCG-certified captain knows the best places to spot wildlife and will provide engaging commentary on the local marine ecosystem.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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$135.00

San Diego Winter Whale Watching Expedition Cruise

San Diego Winter Whale Watching Expedition Cruise

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San Diego provides the perfect launching point for a whale-watching tour in California. Cruise on the Pacific Ocean in a sturdy boat with a professional crew, looking for gray whales as they migrate along the coast of North America. Dolphins, seals and seabirds are often spotted during this whale-watching tour and the crew provides informative commentary about the marine animals and environment. Bonus: if the crew does not find any whales during your cruise, you receive a complimentary ticket for another trip.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
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$45.00

Full-Day Snorkeling Rental Package

Full-Day Snorkeling Rental Package

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Explore San Diego’s vibrant marine life with a full-day snorkeling rental package, and plan a perfect day of fun on the coast with help from an experienced staff. Slip into the water with bright garibaldi fish and the ray-like shovelnose guitar fish, spot harmless leopard sharks then take in views of the city’s sea lion colonies from the ocean. First-time snorkelers can get tips on using the simple equipment, and all will enjoy the flexibility of an independent beach day in San Diego.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$9.00
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$9.00

San Diego Scavenger Hunt Adventure

San Diego Scavenger Hunt Adventure

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Make San Diego your personal game board with a 3-hour smartphone scavenger hunt that leads you through the city’s scenic waterfront, historic sites and atmospheric downtown neighborhoods. Form a team of 2–5 people, then trace a 2.5-mile route through the heart of the city, on foot and using public transit. Solve a series of exciting puzzles and challenges, compare your scores to other teams, and enjoy the freedom to explore San Diego at your own pace, with plenty of time to eat, drink and sightsee. 
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.34
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$21.34
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise

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Go whale watching from San Diego aboard a replica of a historic sailing schooner that won the world’s first America’s Cup sailing competition in 1851. Throughout your cruise, your expert guide shares informative commentary about gray whales, dolphins, and other marine animals, along with details about the US Navy sites you pass as you head out on the Pacific Ocean.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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 SUP Lesson on The San Diego Bay (Stand up Paddle Board)

SUP Lesson on The San Diego Bay (Stand up Paddle Board)

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We offer the only Paddle Board and Kayak Rentals accessing the San Diego Bay National Wildlife Refuge.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.65
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Lockdown- Medieval Escape Room Experience

Lockdown- Medieval Escape Room Experience

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Break into a medieval castle on this 1-hour San Diego escape room experience. Race against the clock to crack codes, solve puzzles, and overcome challenges along with your team of two to eight people. Because this escape room doesn’t feature gory details or jump-scares, it’s a good pick for kids and novice escape room players.
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  • 1 hour
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$35.00
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San Diego Harbor Cruise

San Diego Harbor Cruise

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Spend a few hours relaxing, sunbathing and sightseeing in the placid waters just off San Diego during this 1 or 2 hour San Diego Harbor cruise. Sit back and relax as you take in a fully-narrated tour, offering top-notch sight lines of the San Diego skyline, a cruise under Coronado Bridge, a look at the bustling US Naval fleet and a chance to spot some of the harbor’s resident sea lions. Choose between 1 and 2 hour cruise options, offering you two trips to fit your schedule and interests.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.00
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