The San Diego North County “Hops Highway” Craft Brewery Tour

Quick Details

Clock Tour Length: 4.5+/- hours

Calendar Tour Schedule + Start Times: Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays – 6:30 p.m.

Location Tour Pickup Location: Your local San Diego hotel or custom location

Bus Transportation: Leave the driving to us; we pick you up in our new customized and air-conditioned mini-bus and return you when the tour is finished!

Food Food/Drink: Complimentary water and snacks included; beer flight tastings at three breweries included

Discover “Hops Highway” on this San Diego Craft Brewery Tour – From Oceanside to Escondido!

Bring your friends and enjoy a day sampling a variety of award-winning craft beers made by our local San Diego breweries. 

Take your love of beer on the road with our Hops Highway San Diego brewery tour! We’ll provide safe and fun transportation to these amazing taprooms and breweries so you can enjoy learning more about their brewing process, the beer culture of SoCal, and find some new favorites for a return visit – or see if these brewers ship to your home state. Each tour includes three brewery visits and tastings. Discover the best beer San Diego has to offer on this tour with Best Coast Tours!

Breweries we may stop at:

Baby Beer Company • Breakwater Brewing Company • Oceanside Ale Works • Mother Earth Brew Co. • Karl Strauss Brewing Company • Pizza Port Brewing Company • Aztec Brewing Company • Belching Beaver Brewery • Iron Fist Brewing Co. • Latitude 33 Brewing • Toolbox Brewing Company • Rip Current Brewing • The Lost Abbey • Offbeat Brewing Company • Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Escondido • ChuckAlek Independent Brewers

Our Craft Breweries Tour Photo Gallery

Check Out Some Of Our Rave Reviews!

Orange County/PCH Tour + Whale Watching

Excellent experience and tour! Michael was our guide and he had a vast knowledge of Orange County and the history. We visited many places around Orange Country and got to experience "can't miss" sights. This is a great option for anyone who wants to see Orange Country and explore. I felt as if I learned and saw so much.

– Madeline S., TripAdvisor
Best time at the Temecula Wine Tour!

We took the Temecula Wine tour, starting off with lunch a Robert Rinzoni winey, before getting to the winery we drove through old town Temecula and stopped to see some long horn bulls and water buffalo. The Best Coast Tours team made us feel comfortable and showed us a great time. I have been going to Temecula for years, and this was a fun, new side of the area I hadn't seen.

– Veronica C., Facebook
Best Coach Tour of LA!

Tour was 9-6; Saw everything you could wish to see - Beverly Hills, Hollywood sign, Farmers Market, Rodeo Drive etc. The driver was knowledgable. It was a great value. We never would have been able to see so much, navigate the highways and directions. It was an excellent experience.

– Bee F., TripAdvisor
California dreamin'

Joe was very knowledgeable and even personalized the tour a little. We had a smashing day visiting Laguna Beach, Crystal Cove, Marina Del Rey and others all of which enhanced our holiday no end. On the way back, Joe was flexible enough to take us to a lovely spot to spend the evening at Newport Beach rather than a return to our hotel.

– Sam M., TripAdvisor
Orange County Beach Tour/LA Tour

We toured both LA and Orange County beaches with Best Coast Tours last week. Joe and Michael are outstanding hosts providing historical information regarding the sites along with just the right mix of pop culture. Not only are the extremely knowledgeable about the area, they are fun! We are so glad to have picked Best Coast Tours to introduce us to California.

– Jennifer H., TripAdvisor