Top 10 Guided Local Tours in San Diego

San Diego Sailing Excursion
San Diego Sailing Excursion
         
San Diego, CA
3 hours
from 89 USD
Set sail from San Diego on this Small Group sailing tour! Choose from a daytime sail in San Diego Harbor or a sunset sail on the open ocean. This three-hour adventure on a Catalina-style sailboat is limited to just six people, allowing you a comfortable, semi-private experience (or, grab five friends and fill up the whole boat!). Sit back, relax and enjoy the complimentary beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks as you soak in the warm sun or watch it drop into the horizon with the glistening city lights behind you.
Open Cockpit Biplane Sightseeing Ride
Open Cockpit Biplane Sightseeing Ride
         
San Diego, CA
20-60 minutes
from 109 USD
Fun seekers, this biplane air tour is for you! One or two passengers sit in the front cockpit of a beautiful 1920's biplane, while the pilot flies from the rear cockpit. This is aviation like it used to be. Fly low and slow over beaches, downtown San Diego and Coronado, and inland San Diego County, or make up your own route!
San Diego Whale Watching Cruise and Maritime Museum Entry
San Diego Whale Watching Cruise and Maritime Museum Entry
         
San Diego, CA
4 hours
from 79 USD
Jump on board the world-famous America sailing schooner for a once-in-a-lifetime whale watching experience. The only whale-watching sailing trip in San Diego, a cruise on America is the environmentally-friendly and most personal wildlife experience in town.
Private Tour: Southern California Coastal Sights Helicopter Flight from San Diego
Private Tour: Southern California Coastal Sights Helicopter Flight from San Diego
         
San Diego, CA
24 minutes
from 119 USD
Experience the beauty of the Southern California coast like never before on this private helicopter tour from San Diego. Soak up aerial views of breathtaking beaches and other coastal sights as you glide through the air during your 24-minute helicopter flight. Snap photos of dazzling Del Mar and the idyllic Pacific Beach, and see Torrey Pines Golf Course and the secluded coves and craggy cliffs of La Jolla. As you fly, listen to your pilot's informative commentary about the area and the sights you see.
Waterfront Segway Tour of San Diego
Waterfront Segway Tour of San Diego
         
San Diego, CA
60 minutes
from 49 USD
This 1-hour Waterfront Segway Tour explores the scenic San Diego waterfront. Glide along the beautiful San Diego Embarcadero and take in the picturesque San Diego coast. Segway past the USS Midway, Seaport Village, Star of India and many other landmarks.
La Jolla Whale Watching Kayak Adventure
La Jolla Whale Watching Kayak Adventure
         
San Diego, CA
3 hours
from 55 USD
Kayak out from La Jolla Shores and watch the magnificent whales as they migrate between Alaska and Baja, Mexico.
San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure
San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure
         
San Diego, CA
2 hours
from 70 USD
Experience the thrill of driving your own speed boat on a guided and narrated tour around San Diego's Harbor. You'll navigate and captain your own speed boat for the entirety of the tour while following a trained and knowledgeable guide in a different boat. There is a two-way communication systems mounted in each boat so you'll be able to hear your guide throughout the tour. This speed boat adventure is a great way see the beautiful San Diego harbor and learn about its history while speeding through water.
San Diego Sightseeing Tour with Optional Harbor Cruise
San Diego Sightseeing Tour with Optional Harbor Cruise
         
San Diego, CA
Varies
from 38 USD
Explore beautiful San Diego, La Jolla and Coronado on this narrated sightseeing tour. Aboard a comfortable coach, explore sites like Old Town, Balboa Park, the Gaslamp Quarter and Seaport Village, and enjoy time to walk around and take photos. Upgrade to include a scenic 1-hour cruise on San Diego Bay!
La Jolla Cave Snorkeling Tour
La Jolla Cave Snorkeling Tour
         
San Diego, CA
105 minutes
from 24 USD
Join us for a snorkel tour in the sea caves off the La Jolla Cove. Join us for an opportunity to snorkel with the Garibaldi's, seals, Senorita fish and many other beautiful sea life! Not only will you see amazing sea life, but you will have the chance to swim INTO sea caves! Please note that you must be a good swimmer in order to join us on this adventure as local regulations do not allow us to bring life vests out in this area.
La Jolla Plunge Bike Tour
La Jolla Plunge Bike Tour
         
San Diego, CA
2-2.5 hours
from 40 USD
Start with the stunning 360_ views from Mount Soledad. After you soak in the sights, you'll zoom down the 3.5 mile descent to the ocean. Then you will bicycle around some of San Diego's MOST prestigious and quaint neighbors, including La Jolla, Pacific Beach, and Mission Beach. On the return, you will usually take in the fun at La Jolla's own seal rookery (the Children's Pool).