San Diego

The Private Balboa Park Tour

San Diego, USA
Private Balboa Park Tour
  • 2 hours (approx.)
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Ride in a luxury vehicle to Balboa Park for a private tour of this National Historic Landmark District of San Diego. Explore the 1,200-acre (485-hectare) cultural icon with your own personal guide and customize your 2-hour itinerary with your choice of sights, including complimentary admission to the Spanish Village Art Center; Botanical Garden, Rose Garden and Cactus Garden; and Timken Art Museum. Pass by numerous museums and hear informative commentary about the park’s history and architecture. Bottled water and snacks are provided.
  • 2-hour private tour of Balboa Park in San Diego
  • Explore the urban park’s many gardens and cultural attractions
  • Learn about historic and architectural landmarks from a private guide
  • Enjoy transport by luxury vehicle with convenient hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snacks and bottled water provided throughout the tour

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

With 30+ attractions, the large park is best introduced by a private guide with hotel pickup.

What's Included

  • Narration by professional guide
  • Bottled Water and Small Snacks
  • Transportation by Mercedes Sprinter
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Round Trip Pick-up and Drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance fees to attractions, unless specified

Meeting and Pickup

You can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup

Meeting point

  • Another Side Of San Diego Tours
    300 G St, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

    Our office is inside the brick-lined courtyard next to the Horton Plaza parking garage, look for the Another Side Tours sign and the blue door. Please see 'Additional Information' for information on where to park or call us at 1-619-239-2111

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

Pickup details

We provide pick-up and drop-off from any Downtown San Diego Hotel or Balboa Park Hotel.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Children 5 and under are free
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Service animals allowed
  • This is mostly a walking tour of the park, but you will also travel by private vehicle to sites that are too far to reach on foot
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Lyft & Uber: We are listed on the ride share apps as 'Another Side Of San Diego Tours'. Ride-shares are the preferred and best way for our guests to come to us.
  • Parking Option 1: The LAZ Parking lot is located at 8th Ave. and G Street. The address is: 665 8th Ave San Diego, CA 92101
  • Parking Option 2: The Park-It-On-Market lot is located at 7th Ave. and Market Street. The address is: 614 Market St. San Diego, CA 92101
  • Parking Option 3: The next closest all day lot is at the corner of 2nd Ave. and Island. The lot is directly across from 100 Harbor Club Dr. San Diego, CA 92101 **Not available from 7/1 thru 7/31 due to Comic Con***
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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Great overview of Balboba Park
Janine_B, Jun 2022
Judy told us so many things about the Balboa Park. Was a great experience to spent at least two hours in the park.
Response from Host, Jun 2022
Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It's always wonderful to hear that you had a great experience. We look forward to hosting you on "Another" tour in San Diego, Los Angeles or Las Vegas.
Great tour, very informative. The...
Matei A, May 2016
Great tour, very informative. The guide Keana was great, enthusiastic and very knowledgeable. Highly recommended.

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up to 24 hours before the experience starts (local time)

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