San Diego embodies the fabled, coastal California lifestyle, welcoming guests with picture-perfect weather and an unexpected range of things to see and do. Buckle up because on this driving tour, we’ll give you the inside scoop into why San Diego is known as “America’s Finest City.” We’ll share its illustrious Spanish colonial history and tell you how the city was almost named San Miguel.
Our tour begins at the edge of Mission Bay and takes in legendary landmarks including SeaWorld San Diego, the Cabrillo National Monument at Point Loma, Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo, Old Town State Park and Presidio Park. You’ll experience the city through the eyes of San Diego locals, immersing yourself in stories about its past while taking in its spectacular coastal scenery. You’ll also pass through the former neighborhood of Dr Suess. Oh, the places you’ll go! The city has something to offer to every traveler, from its laid-back and unique beach neighborhoods like La Jolla, Sunset Cliffs, and Pacific Beach to the vibrant nightlife and downtown dining destinations of Little Italy and the Gaslamp Quarter. On this tour, you’ll see San Diego like you’ve never seen it before.
Along the way, you’ll have the opportunity to:
• See where Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, the first European to explore present-day California, made his initial landfall on the West Coast
• View the USS Midway which was the world’s largest ship until 1995
• Find out how you can take the helm of the famous America’s Cup yacht
• Experience Ocean Beach’s hippie vibe while gazing at the West Coast’s longest fishing pier and its unusual design
• Check out Petco Park and learn about the city’s spectacular outdoor musical venue, The Rady Shell
• See where the first European settlement was in the Western United States
• Discover where you can spend the night on a pier
• Cruise along Camino de la Costa, La Jolla’s “Street of Dreams”
• Marvel at Mt. Soledad’s dramatic 360-degree view
Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a curious local, this tour is a valuable introduction to everything San Diego has to offer. Fire up your camera because we are hitting the best of seashore sightseeing! There’s no FOMO here.
Come along and join us. Your adventure is calling!