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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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Walking San Diego Craft Brewery Tour

Feb 7 - ongoing

Experience Downtown San Diego Breweries as we explore the hidden gems of San Diego!

We start our beer adventure with a chat about the local beer scene in San Diego and trek to our first stop which is Ballast Point Little Italy. This brewery is the third largest producer of craft beer in San Diego county and one of a kind San Diego style! At Ballast Point, we will do a behind the scenes tour of the facility which includes the basics of making beer and the different types of beer.

Afterward, we will visit Bottle Craft Beer Shop which is a store dedicated to craft and worldwide beer. We will present special techniques and ways to evaluate beer and most importantly the essence of being a "beer geek".

After exploring the sights of Little Italy, we will venture to one of the most famous spots to taste and savor San Diego Pizza. 

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Balboa Park: Historic Highlights & Secret Spots

Jan 10, 2020 - ongoing

Explore one of the country’s best urban cultural parks. Balboa Park has a bit of everything, including grand architecture, diverse museums, cultural institutions, and captivating gardens. You will visit spots that even locals don’t know about. OPTIONAL ADD ON - add an adult One-Day Explorer Pass to any tour departure. Visit 4 of 16 participating museums for an additional $40.

Tour Highlights

Discover the inspiring, quirky, and fascinating history of one of the nation’s largest urban cultural parks
Uncover historical and architectural treasures hiding in plain sight
Explore a botanical garden’s vibrant collection of more than 2,100 plants
Learn about the early 20th century expositions that shaped Balboa Park
Find the best spots to photograph Balboa Park’s beautiful Spanish colonial revival architecture

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Chauffeured Vineyard Adventure

Nov 4, 2019 - ongoing

Visit San Diego’s picturesque wine country!

NO NEED TO DRIVE! We’ll pick you up from your hotel/residence*!

Chauffeured Vineyard Adventure Includes:**

• Approx. 3.5 hour*** VIP guided adventure to San Diego’s gorgeous wine country.
• Ample tastings at one (1) custom-appointed winery (about 5 different pours!).
• Door-to-door transportation (from most San Diego, La Jolla, and Coronado locations).
• Learn about the local history and viticulture.
• Savor a delicious cheese platter.
• Wine tasting appreciation presentation, and guided winery tour.
• Abundant time to explore the vineyard.
• Complete coordination by San Diego Beer, Wine & Spirits Tours.

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Wine (and Beer!) and Food Walking Tour

Nov 4, 2019 - ongoing

Sip & Sea San Diego on this guided Wine (and Beer!) and Food Walking Tour through historic Old Town and Downtown San Diego.

Explore the birthplace of San Diego with your entertaining guide and enjoy a fun hop aboard the trolley as we indulge in ample pours at EVERY stop!

NO NEED TO DRIVE! This tour is easy to get to from most San Diego locations including downtown San Diego using public transportation (trolley, train, bus).*

Wine (and Beer!) and Food Walking Tour – Historic Old Town/San Diego Includes:**

• Approx. 3 hour*** adventure through historic Old Town/Downtown San Diego. 
• Ample tastings at three (3) custom appointed craft beverage hubs (about 9 pours!)
• Beer options available (in lieu of wine). 
• Expert fun education on the fine art of wine and food pairing. 
• Fun, quick trolley ride - enjoy the local history and culture.
• Delicious food pairings (equivalent to a meal).
• BONUS: Taste scrumptious chocolate with your wine!
• Guided historic, sightseeing walks with beautiful bay views through Old Town/Downtown San Diego (approx. 1 mile total, about 15 minute walks at a time)
• Complete coordination by San Diego Beer, Wine & Spirits Tours

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What's Hot

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

Walking San Diego Craft Brewery Tour

Feb 7 - ongoing
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Balboa Park: Historic Highlights & Secret Spots

Jan 10, 2020 - ongoing
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Chauffeured Vineyard Adventure

Nov 4, 2019 - ongoing
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Wine (and Beer!) and Food Walking Tour

Nov 4, 2019 - ongoing
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Up to $20 Off on a VIP Chauffeured Winery Tour

San Diego Beer, Wine & Spirits Tours
Valid: Jul 9, 2020 - ongoing

Safety First! - We have Cov-id Safety Protocol in place for your comfort and Safety. July 1, 2020 - Wineries are open and we take you to the best of the best! BOOK YOUR CHAUFFEURED WINERY...

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$5 off Narrated Harbor Tours

Flagship Cruises & Events
Valid: Jun 23 - ongoing

Save $5 on any narrated 1 or 2 hour harbor tour. Good for up to six (6) full fare adult tickets. Use Coupon Code at Checkout: SDTABAYTOUR5

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2020 DIVE SPECIAL

Shark Diver
Valid: Jun 23 - ongoing

We at Shark Diver are rariing and ready to go diving with our friends, the great white sharks of Isla Guadalupe, Mexico. Since Covid-19 hit and put a halt to travel and the like, we have had several...

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