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San Diego's Best 3-Stop Brew Hops

Three Self-Guided Brewery Tours Pouring Amazing Craft Beers

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Whale Watching

San Diego's Year Round Whale Watching Schedule

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San Diego's 59-Mile Scenic Drive

Encompassing a good portion of the city's most outstanding attractions, taking San Diego's 59-mile scenic drive is a beautiful way to spend a day.

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Discover San Diego's 7 Natural Wonders

Put on your hiking shoes, grab the camera and explore one of the most diverse and Instagram-worthy regions in the USA.

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Gray Whale Migration Winter/Spring 2019

Jan 29 - ongoing

Over 20,000 gray whales migrate annually from the summer feeding grounds in the Bering Sea, to the winter grounds of the Baja California lagoons, and back again, along the Southern California coast.

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Old Town Tequila and Tortillas Tour

Apr 25, 2018 - ongoing

Get a taste of Mexico in San Diego’s most historic neighborhood! Explore the origins of the birthplace of California as you sample local delicacies such as handmade tortillas and tacos and sip some of the world’s best tequilas.

Tour Highlights

Explore San Diego’s most historic neighborhood
Gain a unique insight into Mexican culture in the region by exploring the Old Town’s original adobes, shops, and church
Sample handmade tortillas from authentic tortilla makers and try a traditional street taco
Choose from a vast selection of tequila varieties at an authentic tequileria that boasts a collection of thousands in its museum

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Wind & Water: Sailing in San Diego exhibit

Jan 7 - ongoing

Maritime Museum of San Diego introduces a rare new photographic collection of historic, classic, and wooden yachts racing and sailing in San Diego. The exhibit includes an impressive body of work to amaze and inspire visitors about sailing and San Diego Bay from America’s Cup to historic Museum vessels to traditional wooden boats sailed for recreation on the waterfront. In the new exhibit Wind & Water: Sailing in San Diego, images from international yachting and nautical sport photographer, Bobby Grieser, are paired with photographs from his close sailing and photography master friend Mark Albertazzi.  

 

The exhibit is included with general admission. General admission tickets let visitors explore all ten historic vessels and internal and below deck exhibit experiences. 

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Half Day Coastal Tour

Aug 14, 2018 - ongoing

Feel like you live here on our 3-3.5 hour beach day cruise with a local guide to keep you company. Don't forget to BYOB if you want to have a drink while your on the bus!

What you get:

- Cooler with Ice onboard to keep your drinks nice and cold!

- Bottled water and small snacks

- Music and TV for entertainment inbetween stops

- Local guide

Stops:

- 1 Beach

- Lunch (various options from tacos to hawaiian and more)

- 1 Beach bar

 

 

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San Diego's Best 3-Stop Brew Hops

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Whale Watching

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San Diego's 59-Mile Scenic Drive

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Discover San Diego's 7 Natural Wonders

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What's On

Gray Whale Migration Winter/Spring 2019

Jan 29 - ongoing
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Old Town Tequila and Tortillas Tour

Apr 25, 2018 - ongoing
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Wind & Water: Sailing in San Diego exhibit

Jan 7 - ongoing
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Half Day Coastal Tour

Aug 14, 2018 - ongoing
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Whale Watching

$13 Whale Watching Cruise Special During Migration (Save $23)

Davey's Locker Whale Watching & Sportsfishing
Valid: Jan 28 - ongoing

Enjoy 2.5 hour whale watching cruises with multiple times daily to choose from. Departing from Newport Beach view gray whales on their migration along with finback whales, minke whales, humpback...

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Toast National Beer Day the SD Way!

San Diego Beer, Wine & Spirits Tours
Valid: Mar 29 - Apr 30, 2019

Nowhere does beer like San Diego - this National Beer Day join us and celebrate the San Diego Way! Come with us to 4 local breweries in the heart of Downtown San Diego and see why San Diego craft...

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Fit City Adventures
Valid: Feb 19 - ongoing

Thanks for finding us here! Mention code "SDTA" when booking for a 10% discount on all services and packages. 

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