Private tour

San Diego: Private Driving Tour of San Diego's Beaches

Activity provider: Travel Curious

San Diego: Private Driving Tour of San Diego's Beaches

Activity provider: Travel Curious

From US$ 619 per person

Discover many of San Diego's fantastic beaches on this guided driving tour with a local guide.

About this activity

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Watch the swells at Pacific Beach - or “PB” as it is known by the local surfer crowd
  • See Coronado Island’s alabaster-white sands and the haunted Del Coronado Hotel
  • Visit the century-old harbor and numerous seafood restaurants in Seaport Village
  • Marvel at the 68-acre Sunset Cliffs Natural Park’s mesmerising panoramic ocean views
  • Enjoy the relaxed vibe of Ocean Beach, where you can grab a quick bite amongst the locals
Full description
Discover the bright skies and gentle ocean breezes along San Diego's coast on this private tour. Stop at many different beaches and bays along the Pacific Ocean. Each beach has its own distinct Southern California beach culture, from skaters on boardwalks to secluded beaches and laid-back hang-outs where surfers rule the waves. Your private tour of the San Diego Coast visits the finest coastal stretches to discover the heart and soul of this coastal city. First stop will be the white sands of Coronado Island, home to the haunted Hotel Del Coronado, and boasting quintessential San Diego seaside allure. Next, Ocean Boulevard evokes the era of Marilyn Monroe, who famously filmed "Some Like It Hot" here in 1958. Next, on to Seaport Village, where a picturesque century-old harbor boasts numerous seafood bistros and waterfront cafes. Then, along the Point Loma Peninsula’s western shoreline, discover the 68-acre Sunset Cliffs Natural Park. This encompasses native coastal scrub, dramatic cliff formations, craggy caves, intertidal lagoons, and mesmerizing panoramic ocean views. Your tour continues on to Ocean Beach, with its laid-back rhythm. It has a vintage SoCal hippy vibe with surf shops, taco stands, microbreweries, and dog-friendly beaches. Here, you can enjoy a pit-stop at one of the many beachside eateries, or wait until you hit the crashing waves of the Pacific Beach. Serious surfers head to Pacific Beach - or “PB” as the locals call it - for an electric party atmosphere, glowing bonfires, and excellent swells. Your final stop is La Jolla, a scenic stretch dubbed ‘Paradise by the Sea’. Sheltered by a 300-ft rocky bluff, it's home to seals, sea lions, numerous seabirds, lush beach flora, and a wide sweep of soft honey-colored sand.
  • Private professional tour guide
  • Private transportation
  • Food and drinks (your guide will be happy to recommend local spots along the way)
  • Tips (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Your guide will meet you in the center of the compass, next to Burger King - at the intersection of 1st St and B Ave.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Water

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  •  This tour will run in all weather conditions (except extreme weather - hurricanes, tornadoes, snowstorms etc)
  •  Your guide will be happy to drop you off at one of the last beaches on the tour, so feel free to bring your swimsuits and towels to soak up the glorious San Diego sun

Product ID: 398476