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San Diego: City Highlights Tour with Hotel Pickup

1. San Diego: City Highlights Tour with Hotel Pickup

Make the most of your time in San Diego on a guided tour with hotel pickup. Whether you're on vacation with your family or in town for the day on business, you will be sure to fall in love with this city on the sea. The day starts with pickup from your accommodation. You'll then travel comfortably in an air-conditioned van to the city's best sights. Admire the white-sand beaches and rugged coastline of La Jolla and travel back in time on a stroll through the Spanish settlement of Old Town – the first European settlement in present-day California. Feel the energy of the Gaslamp Quarter, visit Seaport Village, and explore the resort city of Coronado. Finally, take a walk through Balboa Park and admire the chic and bustling eateries in Little Italy. At the end of the tour, you will be dropped-off at your hotel.

La Jolla: Self-Guided Walking Audio Tour

2. La Jolla: Self-Guided Walking Audio Tour

Experience La Jolla, San Diego, on this self-guided walking tour via an app that functions as a guide, narrator, and map. Developed by local guides, creative writers, and professional voice artists, the tour explores the best spots and history of La Jolla. Start by downloading the Action Tour Guide app that will function as your personal guide, audio tour, and map all in one. Begin your tour by the parking area for the Coast Walk, then continue to the coast itself, where you’ll get your first look at the breathtaking La Jolla Cove. Continue by following the walkway along the waterfront. Learn how La Jolla got its name, spot some of the neighborhood’s most iconic birds, and more. See gorgeous architecture and natural beauty collide. Pass where La Jolla’s first tourist cabins once stood, then take in one-of-a-kind views while hearing about the Kumeyaay tribe who once lived here. Be sure to keep your eye out for seals and sea lions. If you’re lucky, you might spot an orca whale. Next, go to Seal Rock. If you haven’t managed to spot a seal yet, this is the place where your luck will change. Snap some photos to remember these unique creatures. After, see Children’s Pool Beach, where kids and seals swim side by side. Afterward, hear about the town’s unlikely mascot, Rags the Donkey, and legends about a mysterious stranger known as “The Judge.” Then, stop at Cuvier Park, one of the most popular wedding spots in the entire country. Conclude your tour by visiting the famous tide pools that are bursting with aquatic life. Throughout the tour, enjoy animated videos that let you visualize what you cannot see.

San Diego: La Jolla Coastal Bike Tour

3. San Diego: La Jolla Coastal Bike Tour

Embark on a guided bike journey through one of the most beautiful areas in San Diego: La Jolla. Explore the village of La Jolla, Windandsea Beach, La Jolla Cove, the surrounding neighborhoods, and much more. Follow your guide to picturesque sea vistas and get up close and personal with California seals and sea lions along the way. Ogle at prime sea-view real estate as you pedal past La Jolla's top-notch houses — some of the most expensive in San Diego. Not only will you explore historic and modern architectural mansions, but you will also pass by the landscapes and gardens that were the inspiration for the famous author, Dr. Seuss. Then cycle past some of the best local surf spots in the San Diego area, watching surfers carve beautiful lines on waves out at sea. Pass by exotic cars, Volkswagen busses, and longboards as you cruise, feeling like a local, along the coastline. Finally, see designer boutiques and world class-rated restaurants in La Jolla before closing the tour off where you started it.

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Excellent! You do not only see the coast and it’s uniqueness, but you hear about La Jolla’s and discover interesting facts!