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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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USD79.00
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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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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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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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USD65.00
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San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods & Wine Country w/ optional Gourmet Lunch

San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods & Wine Country w/ optional Gourmet Lunch

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For one of the best wine country tours from San Francisco, combine a visit to Northern California wine country with a Muir Woods experience for a truly fabulous day out. This Super Saver provides two popular tours at one discount price, allowing you to see and taste the delights of Marin, Sonoma and Napa counties. You’ll begin with a walk through Muir Woods National Monument, staring up in wonder at the towering redwood trees. Then you'll visit three lovely wineries in Napa and Sonoma Valleys, with tastings included. You’ll also cross the Golden Gate Bridge and have free time on Sonoma Plaza to buy lunch if you haven't opted to upgrade to the gourmet lunch option.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD169.00
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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
  • Free Cancellation
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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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Wine Country Hot-Air Balloon Ride from Yountville, CA
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Wine Country Hot-Air Balloon Ride from Yountville, CA

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Experience world-famous wine country from the air on an early morning hot-air balloon ride. Then climb into a comfortable basket to take to the skies as the valley below you awakens. Enjoy a bird’s-eye perspective of rolling hills, expansive vineyards, and elegant estates during your flight. Your pilot will offer insights on ballooning and the landscape as you float above it all! * Wine Country Hot-air balloon ride * Learn about the world famous Wine Country as your soar above it all
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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USD338.00
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Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Full-Day Tour from San Francisco

Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Full-Day Tour from San Francisco

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Escape to California’s famous wine country on this full-day tour from San Francisco. Taste regional varietals at multiple wineries in Napa and Sonoma, including both big-name and family-run estates. Learn about the winemaking process during guided tours of vineyards and barrel rooms, and savor the area’s gourmet culture with a stop for lunch in charming Sonoma Square Plaza.
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  • 9 hours
  • 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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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 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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Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)

Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)

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Explore the famous groves of the Northern California redwoods on this tour of Muir Woods. Departing from Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco, a local guide drives you over the scenic Golden Gate Bridge and into the moist air of Muir Woods National Monument. Crane your neck to admire these 1,000-year-old trees standing 260 feet (80 meters) tall. Afterward, enjoy a drive through the charming town of Sausalito before heading back to the city.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Newport Beach Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise

Newport Beach Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise

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Watch for whales and dolphins off Newport Beach aboard a double-decker catamaran with bow seating and 360-degree views. A diverse array of marine wildlife thrives in the protected area just outside Newport Bay, and you'll have the chance to see humpbacks, gray whales, finback whales, blue whales, seals, and several species of dolphins. The boat has a 96% success rate spotting whales or dolphins, making this a great way to explore California wildlife in a gorgeous natural environment.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise

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Take an evening cruise wining and dining aboard the ‘Spirit of San Diego,’ enjoying top-notch food and drink, plus sparkling skyline views during this San Diego dinner cruise. Dig into your included gourmet meal, accompanied by a complimentary cocktail and live on-board entertainment, as you cruise 25-miles worth of California’s beautiful coastline and gaze at the twinkling stars above. You can also upgrade your cruise to include an unlimited open bar for an additional price.
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  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe

2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe

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Sail Tahoe Blue is the premier sailing charter in South Lake Tahoe. We offer a unique sailing adventure and include complementary local beer and wine, as well as non-alcoholic beverages on all of our daily cruises. Unlike other tour boats which take 50+ passengers, our sailing yacht, "Blue", limits our capacity to 18 passengers. If you care to enjoy the beauty of propulsion by Mother Nature without the sound and smell of an engine, come sail with us!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Temecula Shared Hot Air Balloon Ride
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Temecula Shared Hot Air Balloon Ride

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Enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience when you take to the skies above Temecula on this small-group hot-air balloon experience. In the early morning, make your way to the departure point, and watch as your balloon inflates to its full size. After check-in, hop aboard the basket and set off with your pilot. You’ll soar over vineyards and rolling hills, can spot local landmarks as you go, and will learn more from the pilot's commentary.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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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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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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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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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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Small-Group Yosemite Day Tour from San Francisco
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Small-Group Yosemite Day Tour from San Francisco

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Known for its steep granite cliffs, waterfalls, towering sequoia groves, and diversity of wildlife, Yosemite National Park is something you don’t want to miss. On this small group day trip, you can leave the logistics to a tour guide so all you have to do is enjoy the great outdoors. You have both guided sightseeing and free time, ensuring you see the UNESCO World Heritage Site’s major attractions, like Half Dome, Yosemite Falls, and Yosemite Valley, with the chance to explore more of the park however you wish.
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  • 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise

Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise

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Explore one of California's most iconic settings from the beauty of San Francisco Bay. This narrated Golden Gate Bay cruise journeys alongside Alcatraz and Angel Island State Park, past the shores of Sausalito and beneath the Golden Gate Bridge. You can choose to view the sights from inside your boat or out on deck.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey
"The views were spectacular. Our guide was very social and informative. Would definitely take his tour again."..."
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach
"Grea experience!! I will coming back!! Everything was great, the service inside of the boat amazing, they offer coffe, hot chocolate and wine!! I'm an International Mexico-America Queen 👑 Palmira Bustillos."..."
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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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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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San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods & Wine Country w/ optional Gourmet Lunch
"Kimmie was so informative and taught us so much about the sights we were seeing and about San Francisco and about wine!! She was so friendly and would definitely recommend her as a tour guide. Also, she drive the bus and we felt safe and she made us feel confident in her abilities to wind around the narrow roads to Muirwoods."..."
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More
"Omg ! Had a wonderful time ! Alicia is amazing !!! The places we visited are the must do-s ! You get it all in one ! Thank you !"..."
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus
"Great 2 hours looking around L.A and the driver/tour guy Kent was really informative and very funny,really enjoyed it"..."
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Wine Country Hot-Air Balloon Ride from Yountville, CA
"An amazing experience . Everybody should have this experience at least once in a lifetime. Flying without motor noise or vibrations."..."
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Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Full-Day Tour from San Francisco
"We had an amazing time the bus driver was wonderful and very informative about the areas that we visited. Would highly recommend this tour"..."
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
"Very nice Tour, John was a great Guide and the Trees as well as Sausalito is a must see. Pick up in the City was easy and just in time."..."
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey
"Seeing the whales and the commentary was excellent , really enjoyed the trip and would recommend . The boat was the right size and the number of people was just enough to ensure everyone was able to see."..."
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco
"Swimming. Taking pictures listening to the tour guide . MeetingThe fun people on board. Great fun . I went last year . It's so pretty there. It's a place to visit. . That has pretty scenery and for those who like walking ng and hiking."..."
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San Diego Harbor Cruise
"Great cruise - we took the 2 hour trip- very informative! Also beautiful views of San Diego skyline!"..."
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Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)
"Having great experience of jungle walks with grand historic Red Wood trees. Beautiful natural environment with great hospitality."..."
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Newport Beach Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise
"Excellent day for touring the service was great. The announcement was great fun for the siting and spottings. Highly recommend for friends to go together or for families."..."
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise
"Watching the sunset and taking amazing photos on the top deck. Then the three course meal were delicious and to top it off, the dance party at the end was so much fun!"..."
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2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe
"It was a fun group. We had.a great time! Thanks to Kaitlyn Shawn and Kyle. They were all very accommodating."..."
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Temecula Shared Hot Air Balloon Ride
"Once of our lifetime that we every member in our family, all could ride the hot air balloon, the luna one, altogether, and the most experience and kindness pilot who made all of us got exciting and enjoying the ride. Thanks to the group of hot air balloon people."..."
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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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La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour
"We had the best experience! Our tour guides Sabrina and Chase were amazing. They were entertaining and interactive, making sure we were safe and having the best time. We saw tiger sharks, fish, and got to go into the cave where the sea lions and baby seals were. Truly an unforgettable experience and highly recommend when in San Diego!"..."
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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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45 Minute Semi-Submarine Tour of Catalina Island From Avalon
"Family enjoyed the experiences with all the marine life surrounding the vessel. Thank you for the experience"..."
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Small-Group Yosemite Day Tour from San Francisco
"Incredible experience! I really recommend the small group plan. The guide provided the possible experiences always open to provide the best insight and advise with the best attitude. My wife and son enjoyed a lot this outstanding experience!"..."
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Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise
"Wonderful experience the A/C works everything was perfect slept like a baby as soon as I touched the bed."..."
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