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San Diego Day Trip from Los Angeles by Train

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Highlights

Fun sightseeing day trip from Los Angeles to San Diego

Scenic rail journey takes you past quaint coastal towns

Hop-on hop-off trolley tour of major landmarks & sights

Tasty pub fare at the musically inclined Hard Rock Cafe

Leisure time to explore San Diego attractions on your own

Highlights

Fun sightseeing day trip from Los Angeles to San Diego

Scenic rail journey takes you past quaint coastal towns

Hop-on hop-off trolley tour of major landmarks & sights

Tasty pub fare at the musically inclined Hard Rock Cafe

Leisure time to explore San Diego attractions on your own

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San Diego Day Trip from Los Angeles by Train

Activity Location

San Diego

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Union Station

    800 N Alameda Street

    Los Angeles 90012


Description

Travel from Los Angeles to San Diego by rail for a day spent exploring the historic sights as well as expansive Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo. Bounce between stops with convenient rides on a hop-on hop-off trolley, and then tuck into a delectable meal featuring pub-style fare at the Hard Rock Cafe.

At stunning, historic Union Station, hop aboard a train and find a comfortable window seat for the relaxing, 2-hour journey to San Diego from Los Angeles. Arrive mid-morning, and then stroll just a few blocks to pick up your tickets and jump on a hop-on hop-off trolley for a panoramic view of San Diego's most famous sites such as the Old Town Market, Casa de Aguirre, Heritage Park, and Seaport Village.

Stay onboard, soaking in the interesting facts offered by your entertaining tour guide, or step off at any stop of your choice. Explore the historic naval ship USS Midway, visit one of the gardens and museums in peaceful Balboa Park, or stop at the famous San Diego Zoo. Stop in Little Italy, a vibrant neighborhood known for its many art galleries, microbreweries, and frequent festivals. Dip into local favorite, Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits, for a tasting. or find a quiet spot on one of the many popular beaches.

With so much sightseeing, you're sure to work up an appetite. When you do, head to the heart of the historic Gaslamp Quarter to the Hard Rock Cafe, where a delicious lineup of tasty sandwiches, juicy burgers, and lip-smacking appetizers are the perfect way to refuel.


Inclusions

  • Self-guided day trip to San Diego from Los Angeles

  • Roundtrip rail ticket between Los Angeles and San Diego

  • Hop-on hop-off bus pass for San Diego

  • Lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe


Know Before You Book

  • Children 1 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult provided they do not occupy their own seat.

  • Trains generally depart around 7 AM and return around 7 PM; times can vary based on the rail schedule. You will receive confirmation of your exact departure time when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.