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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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Champagne Brunch Cruises

Feb 11 - ongoing

Hop aboard a Flagship luxury yacht to have the ultimate San Diego weekend brunch cruise experience. This two-hour brunch cruise will take you around the beautiful Downtown San Diego bay while you enjoy a gourmet plated meal and complimentary champagne or mimosas all while soaking in gorgeous views of the harbor. Catch the Flagship Brunch Cruise for a relaxing and delicious time.

Highlights:

Two-hour brunch cruise
Gourmet plated menu options
Bottomless champagne and mimosas
Beautiful scenic views

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Secrets and Highlights of Balboa Park

Mar 24, 2021 - 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.

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

PRIVATE TOURS ARE AVAILABLE. CLICK "TICKETS" FOR DETAILS

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Who Dunnit? Gaslamp Murder Mystery Adventure

May 26, 2021 - ongoing

Who Dunnit? Gaslamp is a scavenger hunt-style Murder Mystery Adventure that lasts approximately 2 hours. During the tour, you will visit several of the Gaslamp Quarter's most popular destinations while solving a murder mystery.

Hot on the heels of a killer through the streets of the Gaslamp Quarter, you will collect virtual clues and evidence to solve Who Dunnit?! Along the way, you will have to crack codes, decipher riddles and participate in crazy challenges in order to successfully complete your mission.

Public & Private Events available. For Private Events please call or email.

Public Event Schedule:

Fridays: 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Saturdays: 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Sundays: 4:30 to 6:30 PM

* Private scavenger hunts are also available! 

Times are subject to change. Please verify on website. 

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Embarcadero Waterfront Ghost Tour

Jun 19, 2021 - ongoing

Experience the darker side of San Diego on this tour of the downtown waterfront with tales of ghostly history and haunted ships. During this 1 hour tour, you will visit several of the Embarcadero’s most popular haunted locations while learning of spooky spirits, disease, death and espionage.

With many infamous ghosts & ships there are several notable occurrences of haunting at the downtown San Diego Embarcadero along the waterfront. You will hear the thrilling stories of the spirits and have an opportunity to ghost hunt outdoors in several areas along the way.

Schedule: Saturdays 7:00 – 8:00pm, Mondays & Wednesdays 9:00-10:00pm, Sundays 9:00 – 10:00pm

* Schedule subject to change. Please verify on our website: murdernmayhem.com 

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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

Champagne Brunch Cruises

Feb 11 - ongoing
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Secrets and Highlights of Balboa Park

Mar 24, 2021 - ongoing
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Who Dunnit? Gaslamp Murder Mystery Adventure

May 26, 2021 - ongoing
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Embarcadero Waterfront Ghost Tour

Jun 19, 2021 - ongoing
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Biking

Kids Ride Free with Bike & Kayak Tours Coronado

Bike & Kayak Tours Inc Coronado
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2021

We have two locations in San Diego, our flagship Bike and Kayak Store is located in the beautiful La Jolla Shores. Here we offer kayaking, biking and snorkeling adventures daily. Our second store,...

Boating & Sailing

Kids Cruise Free on City Cruises

City Cruises
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2021

All October, kids cruise FREE on any 1 hour or 90 minutes daily Harbor Cruise in San Diego. Valid with purchase of 1 adult ticket.  Enjoy the best sightseeing on San Diego...

Action Sports

Kids Ride Free at Hydrobikes

Hydrobikes San Diego
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2021

An exceptionally fun way to enjoy beautiful Mission Bay! Hydrobikes are safe, easy to ride and a great platform for viewing sea lions, seals, and a variety of seabirds.  Two...

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