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Tickets for La Jolla & San Diego Beaches Tour

See rocky cliffs and sandy beaches, reefs and tide pools, seals and surfers

Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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Starting time: 10:15
Duration: 5 hours
Live guide: English
Smartphone tickets accepted

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  • See some of the most popular beach spots in Southern California, guided by entertaining Beach Conductors
  • Shop, hike, relax and explore caves, tide pools, art galleries, and boutiques in the exclusive enclave of La Jolla
  • Witness some of America's most beautiful scenery


360-degree panoramic views of San Diego and the Pacific Ocean are waiting for you on this California-mazing day trip from San Diego to La Jolla. Ride the trolley to La Jolla and stop by the beach towns. See cliffs, tide pools, seals and lots of surfers!

Stop the California-dreaming and see beyond San Diego on this day trip on the trolley to La Jolla.

Count the joggers, dog-walkers and surfers from the colorful Beach Cruiser and be transported to the top of Mt. Soledad, 822 feet above sea level. Take in the breath-stealing 360-degree panoramic view of San Diego and the Pacific Ocean.

Snap the cliffs above deep blue waters in La Jolla, aka 'The Jewel' of San Diego. Walk by the Children's Pool. Indulge in some boutique shopping, or look at vintage photos and beach memorabilia at the La Jolla Historical Society.

Back on the trolley, head along the coast through the beach towns of Pacific Beach and Mission Beach. Spot the surfers at Windansea Beach, and see the Giant Dipper Roller Coaster at Belmont Park.

It's the best of Southern California all in one day.


What's included

Day trip from San Diego to La Jolla
Live guide on board
Free shuttle service from some downtown locations to the Old Town Trolley booth

What's not included

Food and drinks
Admission to other attractions
Additional info

If you don't have time for a full day trip, just stay on board the trolley and you'll be returned to Old Town by approximately 12:30. Free parking is available at Old Town State Park.

Free shuttle service from the following downtown locations (approximate morning pick-up times):

  • Embarcadero (1004 North Harbor Dr) 09:00
  • Seaport Village (480 Kettner Blvd) 09:05
  • Harbor Marriott Hotel (333 West Harbor Dr) 09:10
  • Horton Plaza (755 Broadway Circle) 09:15
  • Gaslamp Quarter (4th & Island Ave) 09:20
  • Hilton Bayside Hotel (855 East Harbor Dr) 09:25

Stops and schedule:

  • Stop #1 - Old Town (4010 Twiggs Street) - tour departs at 10:15
  • Stop #2 - Mt. Soledad (20-minute photo op)
  • Stop #3 - La Jolla (905 Kline Street, corner of Kline & Fay Streets) - drop-off time 11:30 / pick-up time approximately 15:00

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Show your smartphone ticket at the Old Town Trolley booth on 4010 Twiggs Street.


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