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San Diego: Self-Guided Scooter Tour of Downtown & Balboa

Product ID: 203077
Hop on a scooter and explore the Downtown and Balboa areas on this self-guided tour. Quickly get a feel for the city as you cruise around. Don't worry about navigation– The scooter's talking GPS will keep you on track, so you can focus on having fun.
About this ticket
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Host or greeter
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a self-guided tour of San Diego with a talking GPS
  • Explore the city at your own pace
  • See the all the sites in San Diego's Downtown and Balboa areas
Full description
Pick up your scooter at the rental location and hit the road after a brief tutorial. Begin your tour by riding down the streets of Little Italy. If you feel like, stop into a restaurant and grab a quick slice of pizza. It’s your self-guided tour, and you set the pace. Feel the cool ocean breezes as you check out the schooners, steam tugs, and paddle wheel boats that make up the by the Maritime Museum. See the USS Midway, a massive decommissioned aircraft that’s docked in the San Diego Bay. 

Cruise through the Seaport Village, a buzzing entertainment and shopping area that connects the harbor to the city’s downtown. Pick out where you’re going to party once it gets dark as you explore the Horton Plaza Historic Gaslamp Quarter, the epicenter of San Diego’s nightlife. Admire the architecturally magnificent Petco Park, the home of San Diego’s baseball team the Padre’s. Enjoy going down the quaint residential streets of the upscale Banker’s Hill.

Explore Balboa Park which is dotted with Spanish Renaissance-inspired architecture, over a dozen museums, colorful flower gardens, and a world-renowned outdoor organ pavilion. Journey to the always happening Hillcrest neighborhood, a buzzing part of town known for its many restaurants and thriving LBGT community. After seeing the best of San Diego, come back to the rental location and return your scooter.
Includes
  • Electric Scooter
  • Ride Orientation
  • Helmet
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 15 years

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
• The minimum rider age is 15. If under the age of 18 the rider must be accompanied by an adult.
• Must possess a major credit card and photo ID.
• All renters must be able to read, understand and sign a liability release and waiver form.
• Min. weight 100lbs (45.5 kg), max. 375lbs (170 kg).
• On the day of rental, a security deposit will be held on your credit card until the Scooter is returned.
• Renters will have the option to purchase Collision Damage Waiver insurance on the day of rental.
• Renters are free to extend the length of their tour on the day of rental. Additional rental time will be charged in 15-minute increments.
• Scooters must be returned to the rental location before dusk.
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Currently it is not possible to book this product due to its limited availability.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.8 / 5
  • Organization
    4.8 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    4.3 / 5
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GPS app Did not guide through balboa park

March 8, 2020

Fun way too see and hear about the city highlights

August 5, 2019

Great experience to discover San Diego on your own.

July 31, 2019

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Product ID: 203077