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San Diego Seal Tour

  • See San Diego's coastal attractions by land and water in one tour
  • Drive through Seaport Village and along the Embarcadero
  • Stay aboard as the bus transforms into a boat for a San Diego Bay cruise
San Diego Seal Tour
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Explore city highlights by land and by sea on San Diego’s original amphibious or “duck” tour. Drive along the streets of Seaport Village and Harbor Drive, before venturing into the Bay—an experience made possible by your bus’s transformation into a boat. Cruise past SeaWorld, Vacation Isle, and other coastal attractions on this fun and family-friendly tour.

What to Expect

Board your amphibious Seal Tour in downtown San Diego’s Seaport Village at the Embarcadero. Roll along the bayshore on Harbor Drive while a guide shares stories of the bay’s early sailors and settlers, plus famous local figures such as Charles Lindbergh.

Watch the transition as your tour bus transforms into a boat and splashes into the San Diego Bay.

Get a waterside view of landmarks such as SeaWorld, Vacation Isle, Quivira Basin and other coastal attractions on this fun and family-friendly tour. You learn fun facts about each sight through your guide’s narration. Be on the lookout for California marine life such as sea lions, seals, and brown pelicans along the way.

The tour ends at Seaport Village, where it began.

Reviews (123)
1 - 5 of 11 reviews
Reviewed June 18, 2018
Great Times

This tour was a blast! We signed up to do it because we thought our kids would get a kick out of a car that just drives into the water... and they did! There was a lot of history for a little boy (mine are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank kihyland
Reviewed June 18, 2018
Sea Lions from the SEAL

Our 5th tour on a similar amphibian relic. Very much like all the others: amusing historical and geographical insights, great views of the bay, and some surprising facts in a 90-minute tour. Recommended also for kids.

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Nonnyx5
Reviewed May 1, 2018
Great ride

Our captain Greg and first mate Tom were great. Passengers learned plenty of facts of land and sea. Saw a lot of sea lions, military sites from a distance. The ride can be very windy and the engine is loud but we didn't mind. I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank dat626
Reviewed April 9, 2018
A Relaxing Way to See the Bay

I was curious about the amphibious tour and enjoyed the relaxing float in the bay. There were seals and different kinds of birds to see and photograph. The guides were informative and entertaining.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank LadyPegasus4ya
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Danny and Johnny were FANTASTIC .. my son and I took the tour on the seal . They were very formeded..

Thank daniellebK4003AC
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