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San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley

  • San Diego hop-on hop-off trolley tour allows you to plan your own itinerary
  • The trolley route includes 10 stops near top attractions, shops, and restaurants 
  • Live commentary from a guide helps you learn about San Diego
San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley
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1-Day Pass
Unlimited use on San Diego Hop-on Hop-off Tour for one calendar day.
USD 39.95
2-Day Pass
Unlimited use on San Diego Hop-on Hop-off Tour for two consecutive calendar days.
USD 69.90

This San Diego hop-on hop-off trolley tour provides an easy and affordable way to get around the city. This tour helps you avoid the hassle of finding and paying for parking. The trolley tour, available as a 1- or 2-day pass, allows you to travel your own itinerary at your own pace. Along with 10 stops around the city, it also includes guided commentary and large, open windows.

What to Expect

Climb aboard the trolley at any of its 10 stopping points (see Itinerary below) any time during its normal operating hours. Trolleys come to each stop about every 30 minutes. Choose either a 1- or 2-day pass, depending on your plans.

Enjoy the ride on this vintage transport method, offering comprehensive access to some of San Diego’s best attractions.

Among the stops is Old Town State Historic Park, often called the “Jamestown of the Pacific,” where you can discover the history of California’s founding amidst the area’s range of 19th-century buildings.

There are also stops for the world-famous San Diego Zoo, which covers 100 acres and houses more than 3,700 rare and endangered animals, the USS Midway, and the historic Gaslamp Quarter.

The tour ends at the stop you choose or when the trolley shuts down for the night.

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Reviewed 6 days ago
Morning joy ride

Open air trolley type bus should be first stop on trip to San Diego, take in the sights THEN decide what to go back to. Drivers were entertaining and knowledgable. Ride up over the bay to bridge to Coronado is a must via this open...More

1  Thank Becky C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best way to see San diego

Loved the trolley, slim was informative and often funny. We would nevehave known any of this stuff. And surely would have been lost and frustrated driving on our own. Bought 2 days. First day rodetjetourand went to old town shopping, tomorrow will get offatthebalboa park...More

1  Thank jgieske347
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amusing trolley ride

The trolley tour guides were really entertaining and made the ride around town fun and informative. The stops were all excellent, I wish we had done the two day pass as I would have liked to spend more time at Balboa and Old Town.

Thank spanky2
Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent Tour Guides

I loved hearing all the history and interesting facts as we hopped from 1 spot to the other. We'll definitely use Old Town Trolley in other cities we visit!

Thank S4113VRamya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Captain Bob is the Best!!

In town with my husband for business. Not wanting to stay in hotel while my husband was at work, so I decided to go on the Old Town Trolley tour... so glad I did. I was so lucky to get on Captain Bob’s tour for...More

4  Thank Mnalley
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14 July 2018|
Response from Becky C | Reviewed this property |
No its a one day same date trip pass
27 June 2018|
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Response from momskier | Reviewed this property |
The trolley stays right in old town. Tickets can be purchased right there. Good place to start your. Easy to get a good seat.