• Only on the Explorer Pass

2-Day Hop-on Hop-off San Diego Trolley by Old Town Trolley Tours

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Old Town Trolley Tours
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    Only on the Explorer Pass

    This attraction is available on the Explorer Pass, but not the All-Inclusive Pass.

What you'll do

When you're looking for fun things to do in San Diego, the Hop-on Hop-off trolley allows you to travel between San Diego's best sights and attractions.

Ride the Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour with Go City®

  • With us, there are no entry fees on the day – all you've got to do is show your pass and enjoy the San Diego Trolley
  • Includes a two consecutive-day ticket.
  • Enjoy a fully narrated tour of  Old Town San Diego, Balboa Park, Gaslamp Quarter, and more.

Get a whistle-stop tour of the city with this 2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Pass from Old Town Trolley Tours. It's the perfect way to get your bearings when you first arrive.

Once you start your tour, you can hop off at any of the 12 stops along the route and re-join when you're ready. Friendly and knowledgeable guides provide the 'transportainment' along the way, giving you the history, context, and trivia relating to everything you’ll see.

Hop-on Hop-off San Diego Trolley Tour highlights

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park – known as the birthplace of California.
Old Town Market – a free museum and marketplace in the heart of historic San Diego in walking distance of Presidio Park.
Seaport Village – cobblestone pathways on San Diego Bay lined with delightful restaurants, shops, nightlife, street musicians, face painters, and a quaint carousel dating back to 1859.
Historic Gaslamp Quarter – wander around this popular San Diego area and see the stained glass windows, carvings, columns, railings, and other elegant architectural features such as gas lamps and brick sidewalks. You'll also find quaint boutiques, theaters, shops, and restaurants here.
William Heath Davis House – explore one of San Diego’s most significant buildings and the oldest wooden structure in the city that was once inhabited by the first developer of San Diego.
Bay Front Park – where you can see beautiful views of San Diego Bay as well as Coronado Bay Bridge.
Embarcadero Marina Park – check out one of the green “arms” that reach out into San Diego Bay, featuring a walkway and sweeping open lawns where festivals and concerts are regularly held.
Hotel del Coronado – this is the most famous hotel in San Diego, and once the largest resort in the world. This hotel is a major area landmark due to its size, beauty and historic value.
Coronado Beach – the ideal place for surfing, and sunsets, and rated the #1 family beach in America.
Balboa Park – head to this large complex which is home to many of San Diego’s most-visited attractions and museums, all within walking distance of the San Diego Zoo.


Go City is a better way to sightsee. Your pass includes Hop-on Hop-off San Diego Trolley Tour tickets, plus admission to dozens of top San Diego attractions for one money-saving price.

Ready to start exploring San Diego? First, choose between an All-Inclusive Pass or Explorer Pass.


Experience 2-Day Hop-on Hop-off San Diego Trolley by Old Town Trolley Tours and many other attractions with the Explorer Pass.

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Know before you go

Getting In: present your pass at the ticketing depot at Old Town Market or Seaport Village. You may also pick up the trolley at any of the 12 stops - simply show the driver your pass and they will have you redeem it at Old Town or Seaport Village along the route.

For more information, visit Trolley Tours website.

Hop-on Hop-off San Diego Trolley Tour tickets help

Simply ask our help team if you have any questions. 


Q. What is the San Diego Trolley by Old Town Trolley Tours?
A. The San Diego Trolley by Old Town Trolley Tours is a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour that allows you to explore San Diego at your own pace.

Q. What is the route of the San Diego Trolley?
A. The San Diego Trolley covers 11 miles of the city, stopping at 10 major attractions including Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, Gaslamp Quarter, and Little Italy.

Q. How frequent are the trolleys?
A. The trolleys run every 30 minutes, so you can hop on and off at your leisure.

Q. Can I use my ticket on multiple days?
A. No, the 2-Day Hop-on Hop-off San Diego Trolley ticket is valid only for two consecutive days.

Q. Is the San Diego Trolley accessible for people with disabilities?
A. Yes, the trolleys are fully accessible and have wheelchair ramps, as well as a designated seating area for people with disabilities.

Q. Can I bring food and drinks on the trolley?
A. Yes, you can bring food and drinks on the trolley, but please be mindful of other passengers and keep the trolley clean.

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