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Old Town Trolley Tours & Amphibious Boat Adventures

Location: Downtown San Diego, Old Town, Balboa Park, Coronado

Tour Schedule: 9AM – 5PM or Later (Tours extend up to 7PM during Summer); No Tours on Thanksgiving or Christmas

Cost: $34 ($17 for Children)

Features: 32 Mile Tour Route with 11 Pick-up and Drop-off Points; Narrated Sightseeing Tour; Amphibious Rides


Navy SEAL Boat Adventure Rides

Location: Harbor Island (2 Miles West of Downtown San Diego)

Schedule: Year-Round Chartered Tours

Cost: $65 – $75 for Adults ($50 – $60 for Kids)

Features: Naval Tour of San Diego Bay; Wildlife Tours to see Dolphins, Whales, and Mexico’s Coronado Islands; Custom Tours


Free Walks with Walkabout International

Location: San Diego County Coastal and Inland Areas

Schedule: Daily

Cost: Free

Features: Over 100 Guided Walks Each Month From Ecological Reserves to Shopping Malls


Jogging Tours of San Diego

Location: Downtown San Diego & Nearby Coastal Areas

Schedule: Daily

Cost: $60+

Features: Get a Guided Tour and Great Exercise


San Diego Bike Tours

Location: Downtown San Diego, Coronado, La Jolla, Point Loma

Schedule: Daily or by Reservation

Cost: $65 and Up

Features: Guided Bike Tour of San Diego Attractions


GoCar GPS Guided Tours

Location: Downtown San Diego (Little Italy), Old Town

Open Daily: 8:30AM – 5PM

Cost: $49 and Up

Features: Two-Seat Fun Car Rental That Tells the Story of San Diego While You Tour the Town


Ocean & Bay Adventures with Seaforth Boat Rentals

Locations: Downtown San Diego (Marina District); Mission Bay (7 miles / 10 Minutes North of Downtown San Diego); and Coronado (6 miles / 15 Minutes South of Downtown San Diego)

Features: Sailing Tours; Fishing Trips; Wakeboard Instruction; Power Boat Rides on San Diego Bay; Rentals for Boats, Jet-Skis, Kayaks, and Canoes.


North County San Diego Beaches

Location: San Diego County Coastline from Del Mar to Camp Pendleton (20 Miles – 55 Miles North of Downtown San Diego)

Features: Dozens of Beaches to Choose From, Each With Its Own Character; Get Information on Attractions Near Each Beach.


Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Museum

Location: Fallbrook (53 Miles / 55 Minutes Northeast of Downtown San Diego)

Cost: Free

Hours: 11AM-3PM (Thursday – Saturdays)

Features: Gem, Mineral, & Fossil Museum; Specimens from around the World, including California Tourmaline; History of San Diego Mining; Fluorescent Mineral Display; Gift Shop


California Tourmaline in Fallbrook & Carlsbad

Location: Fallbrook (53 Miles / 55 Minutes Northeast of Downtown San Diego)

Open Daily: 10AM – 5PM (Closed Sundays)

Features: San Diego Tourmaline and Other Gems for Sale


Gems of Pala Tourmaline

Location: Pala (53 Miles / 55 Minutes North of Downtown San Diego)

Hours: Panning is on most weekends by Appointment Only

Cost: $20 for a Bucket of Pilings

Features: Tourmaline Mining at the famous Stewart Mine; Gem Store


Dig for California Gemstones at the Oceanview Mine

Location: Pala (53 Miles / 55 Minutes North of Downtown San Diego)

Gem Mining Hours: 10:30AM – 3PM on Sundays and Some Thursdays; Reservations Required.

Cost: $60 ($50 for Kids)

Features: Pan for California Gemstones, including Pink Tourmaline; Tour a Gem Mine that supplies Museum Curators and Jewelers around the World.