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GoCar Tour of Downtown San Diego

US$ 26.40 Price per person from View price guide

Key facts

Where: San Diego , U.S.A. Duration: 1 hour to full day(depends upon option selected)

Highlights

  • A GPS-guided GoCar tour is a great way to enjoy San Diego
  • The most flexible and fun sightseeing experience
  • Its like having a local show you around with freedom to explore on your own

Overview

If you wish to experience the San Diego most visitors never see, fold up your map, put away the guidebook and jump into a GoCar! Zip around the city while this little yellow car takes you on a GPS-guided tour of San Diego. Your clever talking car navigates and shows you the way, taking you to places that are not accessible by a tour bus.

This tour route brings together all that San Diego has to offer in a compact adventure that includes Balboa Park, Petco Park, the GasLamp, Seaport Village and the famous San Diego Zoo. It also takes you to some hidden spots and shares will you interesting anecdotes along the way.

Pause to click some wonderful pictures, take detours, grab a coffee or simply soak up the vibrant aura. Or blaze your own trail and explore the city streets, neighborhoods and parks on your own.

Itinerary

The tour starts from the GoCar office on 2100 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101. You will be provided with your GoCar for an exciting ride around this beautiful city. Before starting the tour, an English-speaking guide will orient you on how to drive a GoCar. The driver must be 18 years of age and should carry along a valid driving license and credit card.

GoCar is a little 3-wheeler yellow car that takes you on a GPS-guided tour of San Diego. Your clever talking car (in English) navigates and shows you the way. A vehicle holds a maximum of 2 people. Your GoCar is controlled with a motorcycle-style handle, throttle, and hand brakes. This 3-wheeled car seats two and has a lockable trunk for your things. Their small size makes parking a breeze.

As you enjoy the drive, it takes you to the best of sites and shares interesting stories that bring the city to life. You can stop for photos, take detours, grab a coffee or break for lunch. This 2-hour tour follows more of an urban route and takes you around the magnificent Balboa Park and the San Diego Zoo among other famous landmarks. Drive around the historic GasLamp Quarter, Petco Park, Horton Plaza, Bankers Hill neighborhood, El Prado museum complex, Spreckel’s Pavillion, Florida Canyon, Hillcrest village center, Mission Hills neighborhood, Fort Stockton, California Mission museum, Old Town San Diego, Little Italy, San Diego bay and harbor, U.S.S. Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum, Seaport Village, Navel Training Center, Shelter Island, Cabrillo National Monument, Point Loma Lighthouse, Point Loma Ecological Reserve and Tide Pools, Whale Overlook, Rosecrans National Cemetery and some incredible views of San Diego and Mexico.

After sightseeing in San Diego and soaking up the vibrancy of the city, return to the starting point of the tour.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

1 hour to full day(depends upon option selected)

Start time

Start Time: Anytime between 08:30am to 5:00pm
Duration: 1, 2, 3, 4 hour or full day (depends upon option selected)

Meeting point

The tour starts from the GoCar office on 2100 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour returns to the original starting point

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Inclusions

  • GoCar rental
  • Helmet
  • GPS guided car tour in English
  • Full tank of gas providing a 60-mile (96-kilometer) range
  • Orientation on how to drive a GoCar
  • Warm clothing

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Parking fee
  • Snacks and drinks

Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

Prior to the commencement of the GoCar tour, a security deposit of approx $400 for the vehicle will be pre-authorized on your Visa or MasterCard account in the form of a credit card slip. This is a routine exercise, and no charges will be made to your credit card if the vehicle is returned without any damages.

An imprint of the renter’s credit card along with a completed and signed rental agreement and liability waiver are required prior to the release of the vehicle.

The driver must be 18 years of age and should produce his/her valid driving license.

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Additional info

  • A vehicle holds a maximum of 2 people including driver. Your GoCar is controlled with a motorcycle-style handle, throttle, and hand brakes. This 3-wheeled car seats two and has a lockable trunk for your things. Their small size makes parking a breeze.
  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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