Take an escorted walking tour of San Diego's waterfront on our Embarcadero Walking Tour. From the modern elegance of Hilton Bayfront to the iconic Broadway Pier, this 90-minute walking tour unfolds a narrative of maritime history, cultural richness, and breathtaking views. Book now for an enriching exploration of the city's dynamic spirit and scenic beauty.



Approx. 90 Minutes.

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Embark on a captivating 90-minute walking tour along San Diego's picturesque Embarcadero, where the city meets the sea. This immersive journey combines stunning waterfront views with rich historical insights, offering a perfect blend of leisure and exploration.

Begin your journey when we meet you at Starbucks at the Hilton Bayfront, and set forth towards The Rady Shell. Revel in the modern architectural marvel of this open-air concert venue and enjoy views of the bay. Continue towards Seaport Village, immersing yourself in unique shops and eateries with stunning bayfront views. Discover the charm of this iconic waterfront marketplace. Marvel at the colossal USS Midway, a floating museum showcasing naval aviation history. Enjoy panoramic views from the flight deck.

Encounter captivating public art installations and sculptures along the promenade, each telling a tale of San Diego's cultural richness. Pause at the famous "Unconditional Surrender" statue for a photo op, capturing a moment from World War II. Immerse yourself in the lively Tuna Harbor Dockside Market, where local fishermen offer fresh catches. Learn about sustainable seafood practices. Stroll through the scenic Embarcadero parks, enjoying green spaces and benches with panoramic views. Conclude your journey at the iconic Broadway Pier.

This tour will undoubtedly leave you with a profound appreciation for the dynamic blend of history, culture, and natural beauty that defines San Diego's iconic waterfront. As you traverse the Embarcadero from Hilton Bayfront to Broadway Pier, each step unveils a story, from the grandeur of historic ships to the modern allure of architectural marvels. The rhythmic melodies at the Rady Shell and the lively ambiance of Seaport Village add a cultural richness that resonates with the city's vibrant spirit. With every landmark and scenic vista, this 90-minute journey encapsulates the essence of San Diego, offering an unforgettable exploration that lingers in your memories like the gentle sea breeze along the bay. Book your Embarcadero Bayside Discovery today and let the city's coastal charm unfold before your eyes.

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Tour Details




Embarcadero (Bay front), San Diego, CA.


Daily, Upon Request.


This experience takes place in most weather conditions.


The Hilton Bayfront Starbucks Location.


Please contact us for any additional information at 1-619-239-2111.


Approx. 90 Minutes.


Semi-Private Tour.


1 Guest is included here. Any group size can be accommodated for this tour.


Comfortable clothing and shoes.


Please bring yourself ready for an awesome time!


No cancellations or refunds within 7 days of your tour date.

The Embarcadero Walking Tour Includes:

  • The Rady Shell

  • Seaport Village - Quaint Shopping Area

  • The Headquarters at Seaport District

  • USS Midway Museum

  • Embarcadero Marina Park North and South

  • Tuna Pier

  • San Diego-Coronado Bridge Views

  • The Broadway Pier

  • Portside Pier - Dining and Entertainment

  • Embarcadero Marina Park South

  • Embarcadero Promenade

  • Unconditional Surrender Statue

  • USS San Diego Memorial

  • Fish Market Restaurant

  • The Maritime Museum

  • The Star of India

  • And much much more!

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