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Urban Adventures unlock the secrets of over 150 cities around the world. Joining a small group of up to 12 other people, you'll discover San Diego's rich heritage as well as explore some of city's greatest icons, cultural, urban and heritage parks...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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900 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92176
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We were visiting from Florida and had only 2 days to see the sights of San Diego. Our Guide, Jennifer, was wonderful. She was funny, had a great sense of humor and really took care of us all during our tour. We did the Tequila...More

1  Thank mtmillett
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! It was such a blast spending two days with your group. It's such a luxury to spend an extra day with new friends - glad you booked both tours. You guys were such troopers in the heat...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 February 2011

Hate to say it but we reserved a tour of the gaslamp & downtown area on-line ahead of time and when we called to verify, they did not even have a tour scheduled for the day/time we had reserved! We were only in San Diego...More

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My son and I had the pleasure of taking the Tequila and Tortillas tour with our guide Jennifer. The history was wonderful along with stops for tequila and tortillas. A different way to see this unique area! Jennifer brought the history of Old Town alive!!...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 days ago

As a San Diego resident, I enjoyed this fascinating tour of Old Town. My excellent guide, Daire, changed my impression of the place as a local tourist destination to appreciate its origins, its lore and places to eat off the beaten path. I had no...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great walking tour of Balboa Park with Daire. Learning the hidden treasures of the Park was informative, as well as fun. The tour is a must for visitors to San Diego, especially first time visitors. Since Balboa Park has so much to...More

Thank JimA1234
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for sharing your experience on our Balboa Park tour with Daire. It is such a beautiful place, and Daire is an excellent guide! The more you know about the place the more special it is. So glad you could see it through...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour ended up being just my wife and I which meant a lot of one on one time with our guide. She was very very informative and it was amazing that we walked so far but it didn't feel like we had walked far...More

Thank Denis O
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the feedback! Jamie is a great guide - she really knows her stuff and she's great company on a morning out (especially if you didn't realize how far you walked!). We're delighted you had such a good time and hope you'll...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Jennifer my guide was a delight to be with. There was nothing that she didn’t know about the history, the buildings and the area. As a solo traveler it was lovely to spend time with Jennifer and she went out of her way to email...More

1  Thank Kate W
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so glad you had a great time on tour! It was fun hearing about your adventure and I'm glad our time together in Balboa Park was a part of it! Hopefully all the info I sent was helpful. There's so much going on in...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Tour was amazing and food was even better, Daire was an amazing guide 😃. Must do if coming to San Diego 👌🏼✌️More

Thank Luke F
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback - you're right, Daire is an amazing guide! Glad you had a great time on the Old Town tour with her. It's an interesting place, but the food afterwards is pretty delish. Hope we see you back here on your next...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

We had a wonderful time being guided around Balboa Park by Jennifer. On this trip to San Diego my husband and I wanted to try some new things and we knew that there was so much more to Balboa Park than we had seen on...More

Thank Katherine e
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow - thanks for such nice feedback! I agree - Balboa Park is a treasure and even though we spend 2 hours exploring it there's still so much more to see and do! Glad the recommendations worked out and that you found some souvenirs to...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

We only had a few days in San Diego and very much wanted to visit the Old Town. We love local-guided walking tours as they are often the best way to experience a new place. Jennifer did a fantastic job narrating the tour; she's well-informed...More

1  Thank Kenneth D
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great feedback! It was such fun getting to know you two and spending time (yes, there was extra time but it was fun) exploring Old Town. It's such an important place in San Diego history and so many stories are there that...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

My wife and I had a great tour with Daire - We have traveled extensively through Europe and Laos/Vietnam, I can truthfully say she is one of the best tour guides we have had. She truly is a subject matter expert on Balboa Park. The...More

Thank Dennis C
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Dennis for such great feedback on your experience on the Balboa Park tour and with our tour guide Daire. She really is terrific - knows her stuff and is delightful to boot! - and we count ourselves lucky to have her on our team....More

Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had a very enjoyable and informative afternoon on the tequilas and tortilla tour. Our guide had a thorough knowledge of the history of San Diego Old town and its development . We were given quiet time to do our own exploration. The tasting session...More

Thank michaeloconnor2017
SDUrbanAdventures, General Manager at San Diego Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was great spending the afternoon with you, and it was my pleasure to spend a bit more time. Easy to do with good conversation combined with good food and drink. Thanks so much for making us part of your trip to San Diego and...More

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