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San Andreas Fault Jeep Tour from Palm Desert
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San Andreas Fault Jeep Tour from Palm Desert

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Explore the geology around California’s legendary San Andreas fault during a Jeep tour from Palm Desert. See a desert oasis fed by an underground spring as your naturalist guide describes how the Native American Cahuilla tribe used the desert's plants for food, medicine, and shelter. Marvel at steep-walled canyons and tall twisted rock mountains, and learn about the plant and animal life of the area. Choose from a morning or afternoon tour that includes light snacks, bottled water, and round-trip transport from Palm Desert.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD150.00
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Zipline Tour - 9 high-speed ziplines & fun suspension bridge

Zipline Tour - 9 high-speed ziplines & fun suspension bridge

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Glide among the treetops and get a birds-eye view of the beautiful Johnson Valley. Your 3-hour tour starts with an off-road Pinzgauer ATV ride into the forest. Enjoy the adrenaline rush of the 9 ziplines ranging in length from 140 to 860 feet and promising speeds up to 45 miles per hour. Expert tour guides take care of your equipment and safety, assuring your group of family or friends an exhilarating, safe, and high-flying time.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day Small Group Yosemite & Glacier Point Tour Including Hotel Pickup

Full-Day Small Group Yosemite & Glacier Point Tour Including Hotel Pickup

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Get acquainted with the landmarks and highlights of Yosemite National Park during this 9-hour day tour from Fresno or Oakhurst. Travel into the Yosemite Valley through the Southgate, then spend the day viewing and photographing some of the valley's best features such as Bridalveil Falls, Half Dome, Yosemite Falls and Yosemite’s high country.  Hike down the 4-Mile Trail (during the spring to fall) or choose to remain on the bus. Lunch will be provided and can be eaten along the trail. National Park entrance fees included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD169.00
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Joshua Tree National Park Offroad Tour

Joshua Tree National Park Offroad Tour

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At nearly 800,000 acres, Joshua Tree is nearly impossible to take in on foot, and the best views are far off the paved path. Touring the park via 4x4, you’ll get to ride deep into the rugged backcountry, nabbing enviable views of the Mojave Desert, the sacred Joshua trees, wild rock formations, and more, making the most of your precious time in this incredible national park.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD189.00
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San Francisco Small Group City Sightseeing and Alcatraz Tour
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San Francisco Small Group City Sightseeing and Alcatraz Tour

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Tour San Francisco in an open-air safari jeep, then visit Alcatraz during this half-day urban adventure. With your small group, cruise through the city, passing landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge and Twin Peaks, then winding through the city's diverse neighborhoods. Disembark at Pier 33 to board your Alcatraz cruise, then take the self-guided audio tour to learn about the prison's rich history. Pickup at your hotel in San Francisco is included.
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  • 7 hours
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Catalina Island Undersea Expedition
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Catalina Island Undersea Expedition

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See what lives in the Pacific waters surrounding Catalina Island on a 45-minute underwater cruise. As you sit comfortably in a climate-controlled cabin on board a large boat, you'll glide five feet (1.5 meters) below the surface to look for marine life in their natural habitat out of your own porthole. Along the way, listen to live commentary from a guide.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey

2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey

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Discover the natural and manmade beauty of 17-Mile Drive on an electric bike tour from Pacific Grove. The e-bike allows you to cover more ground without getting worn out. The tour is great for the whole family, with the option to ride tandem with children weighing up to 120 lbs (54 kgs). Along the way, learn about the area from your guide and make stops at impressive viewpoints.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure

San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure

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Experience the thrill of driving your own speed boat during this tour of San Diego Harbor. Learn the basics of boating from your expert guide before following your guide's boat around the harbor, cruising past highlights such as the USS Midway, a US Navy submarine, Coronado Bridge, Seaport Village, the cruise ship terminal, the historic ship Star of India and San Diego Maritime Museum. Learn from your guide about these landmarks via the onboard two-way communications system and stop for photo ops on this exciting tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour

La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour

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Enjoy the sublime coastal scenery as you spot abundant marine life during this kayaking trip in La Jolla’s sea caves and ecological reserve. Paddle along with your expert naturalist guide as you observe the numerous species of birds, dolphins, sea lions and even orcas that inhabit the area. Also, kayak among the lush kelp beds that grow in the reserve and, if conditions permit, explore inside the sea caves that dot the area’s rocky coastline. This La Jolla caves trip includes all necessary equipment, a life jacket, guide, and optional wetsuit rental.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)

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Wander through an ancient coastal redwood forest and explore the artistic bayside enclave of Sausalito on this half-day tour from San Francisco. Travel across the Golden Gate Bridge to visit Muir Woods, home to some of the oldest and tallest trees on Earth. Then, soak up stellar views of the San Francisco skyline and browse art galleries along the Sausalito waterfront. At the end of your tour choose between getting dropped off at either of the two departure points or taking the Sausalito ferry back to San Francisco (Pier 41).
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD79.00
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San Diego Zoo Safari Park 1-Day Pass Ticket

San Diego Zoo Safari Park 1-Day Pass Ticket

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The renowned San Diego Zoo Safari Park presents more than 3,500 animals roaming in large enclosures that replicate their natural habitat. Go on a safari adventure unlike any other outside of Africa itself, with exhibits inspired by the African Serengeti and the Asian Savanna. With mobile tickets, simply scan your phone for direct entry into the Safari Park. Ticket must be redeemed on travel date selected. Tickets must be purchased at least one day prior to visit.
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  • 2 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach

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Cruise off the coast of Orange County in search of whales on this excursion from Newport Beach. Watch the rugged, beautiful scenery of the Pacific Coast glide by as you listen to interesting commentary from your crew about the native California marine life. Watch for blows and tail slaps; these signal that humpback, minke, grey, finback or giant blue whales are near. Dolphins and other marine life are also in abundance during this family-friendly, year-round whale watching tour.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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45 Minute Semi-Submarine Tour of Catalina Island From Avalon

45 Minute Semi-Submarine Tour of Catalina Island From Avalon

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Discover the underwater world of Catalina Island during a 45-minute ride on a semi-submarine. The semi-sub allows you to view the marine life of Avalon Bay as you dive six feet (two meters) below the surface at Lovers' Cove. Stay dry as you get a close look at fish feeding around the submarine, then take in views of the island from your vessel's top deck during the return journey to Avalon.
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  • 45 minutes
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USD47.00
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

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See the sights of Hollywood on this tour by open-top Mercedes minibus, which allows you to enjoy unobstructed views as you go. Traveling with an on-board guide, you'll pass by attractions such as the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Drive, and movie studios. Plus, get a look at some of the mansions where past and present stars have lived.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

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Drive down one of the most scenic roads in California on this full-day tour from San Francisco. Cruise along the coast-hugging Highway 1, passing the mansions of Pebble Beach on the iconic 17-Mile Drive. Enjoy free time to explore Monterey, where you can stroll down Steinbeck’s Cannery Row or visit the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Browse the ritzy boutiques of Carmel-by-the-Sea and get a glimpse of Silicon Valley’s tech campuses on the return drive to San Francisco.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD105.00
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More

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From the Hollywood sign to the sunny beaches of Santa Monica to the glitz of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles is so full of iconic sights it can be tricky to see them all. This guided tour seamlessly transports you by coach to all of the city's top attractions—from Venice Beach to the Sunset Strip to Griffith Park and more—so that you don't need to worry about missing a thing.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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San Diego Harbor Cruise

San Diego Harbor Cruise

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Spend a few hours relaxing, sunbathing and sightseeing in the placid waters just off San Diego during this 1 or 2 hour San Diego Harbor cruise. Sit back and relax as you take in a fully-narrated tour, offering top-notch sight lines of the San Diego skyline, a cruise under Coronado Bridge, a look at the bustling US Naval fleet and a chance to spot some of the harbor’s resident sea lions. Choose between 1 and 2 hour cruise options, offering you two trips to fit your schedule and interests.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD32.00
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Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour

Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour

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Take in two of the San Francisco Bay Area’s top destinations, Muir Woods and Sausalito, on a 4-hour morning tour from downtown San Francisco. Drive through the Presidio and across the Golden Gate Bridge to Muir Woods National Monument where you have some time to walk among towering old growth redwood trees. Next, head to Sausalito for a stroll along the picturesque waterfront, which is full of great boutiques, cafes and restaurants. You can opt to remain on your own in Sausalito or return on the coach.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey

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Look for whales as they migrate through the waters of the Pacific Ocean off of California on this half-day whale-watching cruise from Monterey. Your naturalist guide shares commentary about the whales and their habitat as you search for gray whales (most common), humpback and blue whales, and other marine life such as dolphins and sea lions during your cruise. Get tips for great photo ops and learn all about the mighty creatures at one of California's most famous whale-watching destinations.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco

Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco

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Discover the rugged beauty of the Sierra Nevada on this full-day trip to Yosemite National Park from San Francisco. Travel aboard a comfortable van through historic Gold Rush towns to reach the park, where you’ll be amazed by supersized natural wonders like Yosemite Falls and the granite cliffs of Half Dome and El Capitan. Take a hike among ancient sequoia trees, and enjoy several hours to explore the park’s wonders on your own.
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  • 14 to 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD199.00
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San Andreas Fault Offroad Tour

San Andreas Fault Offroad Tour

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Learn about California's geology and desert wilderness on a half-day Jeep/SUV tour to the San Andreas Fault. Drive through the Coachella Valley to the fault zone while hearing from your guide about native plant and animal life, local history, the Salton Sea, and earthquakes. Depending on your preference, you can take a nature walk in the desert or stay in the vehicle. You'll also stop by a date farm where you can try their signature date milkshake. Includes guide, transportation, and light refreshments.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD189.00
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Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert
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Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert

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Explore a shady oasis and rugged canyons on a Hummer adventure that goes deep into Joshua Tree’s arid landscape. Leave Palm Desert and hold on tight as your guide takes you through the park’s back roads, and enjoy sweeping views from the truck’s open top. Walk through the heart of a vast oasis, and learn about the settlers and Cahuilla Indians that lived in this harsh environment; watch for golden eagles and bighorn sheep as you navigate Berdoo canyon then discover ancient stands of bristling Joshua trees.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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1-Hour Monterey and Cannery Row Sea Car Tour

1-Hour Monterey and Cannery Row Sea Car Tour

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Enjoy an independent sightseeing tour by Sea Car to discover Monterey Bay and the Central Coast at your own pace. Aboard a 2-seater, GPS-guided convertible that navigates itself, you can cruise along the Pacific shoreline or through town. Listen to recorded commentary about attractions like Monterey’s historical center, and admire views of the ocean. The scooter car tells you where to drive, from Cannery Row and more.
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  • 1 hour
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4x4 Vineyard Tour

4x4 Vineyard Tour

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The 4x4 Adventure tour is a 2 hour guided Adventure around the Saddlerock Ranch Vineyards. Guests will explore the vineyards and natural areas on the property. Stops may include visits to our Chumash Native American archaeological site, our organic vegetable garden, mountain top overlooks and many more. This is a private tour and we are able to accommodate from 1-5 guests. Snacks and Beverages will be included during the tour as well as take home wine.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Andreas Fault Jeep Tour from Palm Desert
"Really enjoyed this trip. Guide Travis was really knowledgeable and saw lots of interesting sights and learnt plenty of interesting facts. Also gave good dinner recommendations! Would highly recommend this tour."..."
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Zipline Tour - 9 high-speed ziplines & fun suspension bridge
"What is an absolutely amazing time, the staff were very friendly respectful, and helpful, also a lot off fun, Definitely made it a lot easier for the people who were a little nervous"..."
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Full-Day Small Group Yosemite & Glacier Point Tour Including Hotel Pickup
"We had an amazing good time, our tour guide have total knowledge of Yosemite National Park main points and made us enjoy our visit to the park."..."
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Joshua Tree National Park Offroad Tour
"Great views. Peak views were amazing. Our guide was great! It was a great experience! 4 hours of pure bliss!"..."
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San Francisco Small Group City Sightseeing and Alcatraz Tour
"Erik was a awesome. Great tour of San Francisco. Alcatraz was interesting and you could take your time."..."
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Catalina Island Undersea Expedition
"The tour was so fun. On the guide was funny. So glad I went, I will for sure be doing this again. Loved it"..."
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2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey
"The weather and scenery was spectacular. Flo was an awesome guide. He was knowledgeable, patient and allowed ample time to enjoy our stops. Highly recommend him and taking this trip."..."
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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure
"This was an excellent adventure! Conner, our tour guide, provided us with detailed instructions and made sure everyone was safe. I was a little nervous about driving a speed boat for the first time, but quickly got the hang of it. We enjoyed seeing the San Diego sites from a new perspective."..."
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La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour
"Seals playing together in the caves yelling at one another. The time we were able to spend out on the water. The guides were awesome!!"..."
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
"Beautiful Muir Woods. Wonderful tour!! Lots of valuable information. Our tour guide was timely, friendly and interesting. Great day with our family!!"..."
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San Diego Zoo Safari Park 1-Day Pass Ticket
"Great place to visit with the kids we had lots of fun. We got the chance to explore and see animals that we would get to see roaming free."..."
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach
"Amazing Captain Larry and Kayla…. Super friendly! They were so excited about watching what we find yesterday It was amazing!"..."
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45 Minute Semi-Submarine Tour of Catalina Island From Avalon
"Except for water dripping from the AC (hopefully) my head and clothes getting wet, it's a cool experience. We enjoyed feeding the fishes."..."
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus
"The tour guide made it very exciting and entertaining. He was very knowledgeable. The openness of the transportation made it easy to see the sites."..."
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
"The driver and guide, Antonio, is excellent. You can tell that he enjoys his work. He makes frequent stops for us to take photos and points out where to go for the best shot. He even bought strawberries for everyone to sample. Highly recommend it."..."
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More
"Joe the tour guide was excellent, informative, helpful and well organised. It was a great way to get a taste of LA"..."
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San Diego Harbor Cruise
"We enjoyed the top deck & the fresh air & unobstructed views. So very interesting and beautiful. The naval shipyard was very interesting & the speaker was so well informed. He made it really special."..."
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Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour
"Gerry, our tour guide was very informative and was very nice. My sons thoroughly enjoyed conversations with him. It was a lovely experience for everyone."..."
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey
"Zay and entire crew did a great job of mixing info and adventure. Blue whale siting a huge plus plus sea otter and pup."..."
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco
"We was staying in San Francisco but decided to do this trip even though it was long day trip, so glad we did the park is amazing with the most breathtaking views I’ve seen in my life. The long journey was made great with the humour and knowledge of Gino our driver. Cheers Gino thanks again."..."
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San Andreas Fault Offroad Tour
"Ben was an amazing tour guide. Shared a lot of knowledge about geology and history of area. Had a great time"..."
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Joshua Tree Hummer Adventure from Palm Desert
"Jeff was great very knowledgeable about the Park and all the different features and history. Top Notch!!!"..."
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1-Hour Monterey and Cannery Row Sea Car Tour
"This was an amazing experience, love the gps tour guide with music. The staff has a spirit to serve and are passionate about there job. We are looking forward to our next experience in August. Thank you."..."
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