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Old Town Trolley Tour San Diego: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

  • When does it run?
    Daily Except Tuesday
  • Start time
    Open 9am - 6pm. Last full tour at 4pm.
  • Duration
    1-day or 2-day (take your pick)
    Each loop takes 2 hours
Inclusions
  • Silver, Gold or Platinum Pass (as per the option chosen)
  • Live guide
  • FREE map brochure with day planner
  • Free discount coupons

Key Highlights

  • Experience the vibrant cities of San Diego and Coronado on a hop-on, hop-off trolley tour
  • Visit the Gaslamp Quarter, the San Diego Zoo, USS Midway, Little Italy and more!
  • Save on commuting, parking fees and city driving and travel hassle-free by trolley
  • Enjoy lively commentary and amusing anecdotes by your on-board guide
  • Hop on and off at any of the designated stops and enjoy sightseeing at your own pace
  • Choose between a silver, gold and platinum pass
  • Admission to 10 museums included with the gold and platinum pass
  • 50% off on Swift or Pilot Boat bay tour with the platinum pass

Overview

Explore San Diego, affectionately known as “America’s Finest City” on a hop-on, hop-off trolley tour that covers all its points of interest! Save on commute, parking fees and the hassle of driving and enjoy San Diego sightseeing at your own leisurely pace on a guided trolley tour.

You can hop on the trolley at any of the stops to jumpstart your San Diego Old Town Trolley Tour. Explore San Diego and Coronado’s attractions and points of interests while listening to the live commentary and amusing anecdotes of your onboard guide. Hop off at any or all the 11 stops of your choice and explore on your own before hopping back on to the next trolley.

MAJOR ATTRACTIONS COVERED

  • Old Town Market
  • Embarcadero Marina
  • Seaport Village
  • Marriott Marquis and Marina
  • Horton Plaza
  • Gaslamp Quarter
  • Hilton Bayfront
  • Hotel Del Coronado
  • Balboa Park
  • Little Italy


You can choose between the 3 options:

Silver Pass:

  • 1 day of free unlimited re-boarding
  • Hop on & off at 11 Old Town Trolley stops
  • Free shuttle service from select hotels
  • Free discount coupons


Gold Pass:

  • 1 day of free unlimited re-boarding
  • Hop on & off at 11 Old Town Trolley stops
  • Free shuttle service from select hotels
  • Free discount coupons
  • Free admission to the Maritime Museum**/Star of India – $20 value
  • Free admission** to 10 museums – $20 value (PLEASE NOTE: Most museums remain closed or have restricted open days and times due to Covid-19)


Platinum Pass:

  • 2 days* of free unlimited re-boarding
  • Hop on & off at 11 Old Town Trolley stops
  • Free shuttle service from select hotels
  • Free discount coupons
  • Free admission to the Maritime Museum**/Star of India – $20 value
  • Free admission** to 10 museums – $20 value (PLEASE NOTE: Most museums remain closed or have restricted open days and times due to Covid-19)
  • 50% off Swift or Pilot Boat bay tour – $10 value


About the Supplier: Old Town Trolley Tours show the best of San Diego and have been operating since 1989. The friendly conductors onboard provide fascinating insights about the city with a fun mix of trivia and humorous stories.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily Except Tuesday

  • Duration

    1-day or 2-day (take your pick)
    Each loop takes 2 hours

  • Start time

    Open 9am - 6pm. Last full tour at 4pm.

  • Meeting Point

    You can hop on the trolley at any of the stops.

  • Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Silver, Gold or Platinum Pass (as per the option chosen)
  • Live guide
  • FREE map brochure with day planner
  • Free discount coupons

Exclusions

  • Entrances, unless specified

Useful downloads

Please note

Voucher Type: Paper

San Diego is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

Children under 4 years are free.

Guests with vouchers can board at any Old Town Trolley boarding location. Free parking is available in Old Town.

Trolley pass must be used on consecutive days.

Maritime Museum and 10 additional museums are valid for two consecutive days from date of purchase. 

Some museums offer free admission. Others are free due to the partnership with Old Town Trolley Tours. Your tour ticket is proof of purchase for admission to these museums.

Customer Reviews

  • Most informative and hilarious Hop-on Hop-off tour
    Urs Christen, United States 05/07/2018
  • Great value for your money...
    Sunny Ahmad, Canada 02/14/2018
  • Deanna Lee, United States 01/24/2018

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