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San Diego

Private Tour: Balboa Park in San Diego

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Another Side Of San Diego Tours
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  • Pass by Another Side Of San Diego Tours
    Pass by Spanish Village Art Center
    Pass by Japanese Friendship Garden
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    Balboa Park
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    Balboa Park is a 1,200 acre park full of museums, the beautiful Spanish Art Village, restaurants and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. It was placed in reserve in 1835 and remains one of Americas oldest public parks, right in the heart of downtown San Diego.
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    Pass by Botanical Building and Lily Pond
    Pass by Palm Canyon
    Pass by Inez Grant Parker Memorial Rose Garden
    Pass by Desert Garden
    Pass by Timken Museum of Art
You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Another Side Of San Diego Tours, 300 G St, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We provide pick-up and drop-off from any Downtown San Diego Hotel or Balboa Park Hotel.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional tour guide
    • Water and snacks
    • Transportation by luxury car or SUV
    • Entry/Admission - Balboa Park
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Entrance fees to attractions, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children 5 and under are free
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • This is mostly a walking tour of the park, but you will also travel by private vehicle to sites that are too far to reach on foot
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Lyft & Uber: We are listed on the ride share apps as 'Another Side Of San Diego Tours'. Ride-shares are the preferred and best way for our guests to come to us.
    • Parking Option 1: The LAZ Parking lot is located at 8th Ave. and G Street. The address is: 665 8th Ave San Diego, CA 92101
    • Parking Option 2: The Park-It-On-Market lot is located at 7th Ave. and Market Street. The address is: 614 Market St. San Diego, CA 92101
    • Parking Option 3: The next closest all day lot is at the corner of 2nd Ave. and Island. The lot is directly across from 100 Harbor Club Dr. San Diego, CA 92101 **Not available from 7/1 thru 7/31 due to Comic Con***
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Second time doing this tour but just as much fun. Drew was a fabulous guide. A visit to San Diego would not be the same without a tour with Another Side Tours. You never disappoint. Glad we could introduce Drew to something new too, the blended iced drinks in Balboa Park are out
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    Response from anothersidetours, Owner at Private Tour: Balboa Park in San Diego
    Responded 9 Aug 2019
    Dear Mr. and Ms. Weiner, Thank you so much for your review and thank you so much for visiting us again. I'm so glad you enjoyed your time with Drew, he's a great guide and a very awesome guy. I look forward to getting to host you guys again in the future! All the best, Kenneth
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    We had a great experience. The tour took us all around Balboa park and to the beach. Our guide was delightful, funny and very infomative. It was one of The highlights of our visit to San Diego.
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    Response from anothersidetours, Owner at Private Tour: Balboa Park in San Diego
    Responded 24 May 2019
    Alan, we're so glad we were one of the highlights of your trip! We love San Diego dearly, and we're always excited to share our passion for the city with new friends. We really appreciate your support and hope to see you again sometime in the future! Travel safe, Kenneth L., Owner
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    \These guys are pros & they know San Diego. You will see sights you can't see in a shorter time than you could by just walking. I'm 61. I have no balance - I can't roller skate, I can't roller blade. I can't water ski. I can barely snowplow on snow skis. But after a few
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    Wow!!! We had company in town from another country and wanted to show them things they had only read about. A segway tour of Balboa Park seemed like a great start to their visit. I was right. For a group of seniors this might be considered "over the top" but not with this
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    The Balboa park tour was spectacular. The ride to and from the park is fairly long (10 minutes) with lots of street crossings, but when you get to the park it is completely worth it. Amazing sites. We went on a Saturday and it was REALLY crowded. Would recommend a weekday for
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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