San Diego, California

Balboa Park

One of the pandas at the San Diego Zoo

San Diego, California

San Diego is known as America’s Finest City, City in Motion and Silicon Beach. It is also home to one of the top zoos in the world and one of a few in the USA with panda bears!


July 16, 1769


1.426 Million

Please see a sample itinerary below. All itineraries are fully customizable.

Trip Inclusions

  • Round trip transportation

  • 3 night hotel accommodations at student friendly hotel

  • Breakfast daily at hotel

  • 1 Lunch

  • 3 Dinners

  • Admission to San Diego Zoo

  • Admission to Mystery Walking Tour

  • Admission to Ultrazone Laser Tag

  • Admission to USS Midway Museum audio tour

  • Admission to flight simulator aboard USS Midway Museum

  • Visit to Coronado Beach

  • Walking tour of Cabrillo National Monument

  • Walking tour of Balboa Park

  • Visit to the Gaslamp Quarter

  • A-Z Travel tour guide

  • Private security upon request

  • Free chaperone spaces based upon number of paying passengers

  • All taxes and fees for above listed inclusions


Day 1

Morning – Group departs for San Diego, California

Afternoon – Arrive and meet your tour guide. Group enjoys a brief city tour and continues on to hotel for check in.

Evening – A welcome dinner is served in the historic Gaslamp Quarter, which is a district of San Diego, California.


Day 2

Morning – After breakfast is served group will depart for Balboa Park. This 1,200-acre park is the city’s cultural hub and a wonderful place for a walking tour of the many gardens

 Afternoon – Continue on to the renowned San Diego Zoo.  Enjoy free time exploring. Stop and have lunch before continuing your zoo tour.

Evening – After dinner, put your detective hats on as you enjoy admission to Mystery Walking Tour. Join a tour and help solve a mystery!


Day 3

Morning – Breakfast is served then group departs for Cabrillo National Monument. Group will enjoy a walking tour and free time to explore.

Afternoon – After lunch you will continue on to Coronado Beach for an afternoon on your own.

Evening – Return to hotel and freshen up. Make your way to dinner. All will have fun as you enjoy admission to black lights & fog at Ultrazone Laser Tag.


Day 4

Morning – Breakfast is served and group checks out. Group makes their way to the USS Midway Museum. Enjoy a self-guided audio tour, narrated by Midway sailors. Continue on to the flight simulator experience.

Afternoon – Depart for a safe journey home.


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