A Sneak Peek Into Our San Diego Tour
Considered the “Birthplace of California”, San Diego is not only beautiful to visit for vacation but great for learning so much about California History. Our guided San Diego tour visits all of the cities unique attractions and leaves you with tons of information on this beautiful city! But if you’re looking for a little sneak peek, here is some history on a few of our favorite stops.
Old Town San Diego
Old Town San Diego, California’s first settlement, was created in 1769. It was here that Father Junipero Serra came to create the 1st of 21 missions. Now, when stepping into Old Town, it’s like traveling back in time. There are a number of historical sites to visit like the Wells Fargo Museum, El Campo Santo Cemetery, and the most haunted house in America – The Whaley House. There are plenty of small shops to explore and tons of history to uncover at this unique stop!
Hotel Del Coronado
From there, we travel over the bridge to Coronado Island and make a stop at the iconic Hotel Del Coronado. The Hotel Del Coronado is the 2nd largest all-wooden structure in the United States and is really unbelievable to see. When it opened in 1888, it was the largest resort in the world and has since hosted many presidents, royalty, and celebrities and has been featured in many movies and books. You will love taking a step into this iconic building, exploring the Crown Room with crown-shaped chandeliers, and enjoying its amazing coastal views.
San Diego is full of beautiful greenery and the best place to experience this is at Balboa Park. This park is one of the oldest sites dedicated to public use in the United States and has a little something for everyone. There are many different museums and gardens, street performers and restaurants – a full day could be spent here alone.
While these are just a few of our favorite stops, our San Diego tour consists of visiting La Jolla Cove, Old Town, Embacadero, Gaslamp Quarter, Coronado Island, Balboa Park, and Little Italy. Each part of the city is so unique and you will love getting to spend the day cruising around and soaking it all in! Book your tour today!