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San Diego Seal Tours

logo with stars and stripes in background and in the foreground, the words 'United States Coast Guard Approved'Splash into San Diego’s most unique sightseeing adventure! Both tour bus and boat, the San Diego SEAL Tour journeys through San Diego by sea AND land. Our unique “Hydra-Terra” amphibious vehicles are Coast Guard approved, ensuring you a safe, one of a kind experience. Your fully narrated tour will depart from San Diego’s Seaport Village on Harbor Drive or Embarcadero, and will tour the historic streets of San Diego before making its way into San Diego’s Big Bay.

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About San Diego SEAL Tours

san diego seal tours ticketThe exciting San Diego SEAL Tours take a fascinating turn and drive straight into the San Diego Bay for the second half of your adventure! Gliding past resident San Diego sea lions, a few California brown pelicans and several other wildlife species that make the bay their home, the SEAL Tour becomes a San Diego harbor tour— without you ever having left your seat!

Once in the water, The SEAL takes you on a leisurely cruise where you can witness the magnificence of the water, various San Diego attractions including Point Loma with its beautiful mansions lining the hillside, the North Island Naval Air Station – one of the largest repair facilities for fighter jets, Point Loma Submarine Base, the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, the Marine Mammal Training Center, Shelter Island and much more. Learn about San Diego’s interesting maritime past and present including the tuna industry and the importance of the military in the city.


On land, you will pass the Embarcadero and San Diego International Airport, which is dedicated to famous aviator Charles Lindbergh.

seal tours boardingYou will also learn about the importance of the military in San Diego and other San Diego icons as you travel along the coast of the scenic Big Bay.

Once you splash into the Big Bay you will glide by Navy ships, tugboats and fishing vessels throughout the harbor as you listen to stories of early sailors. Not only will you experience the history and picturesque scenery of “America’s Finest City,” you will also get an up close encounter with San Diego’s California sea lions and other natural wildlife!

The name “SEALS” is an acronym for “SEa And Land” adventure tour.

FREE Self-Guided Walking Tours (adult ticket)
Enjoy San Diego your way with our self-guided walking tours. As you finish your SEAL Tour, the adventure continues at your own pace, using your smartphone for turn-by-turn guided audio tours. Explore rich history, discover hidden gems, and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of America’s Finest City. Even after you disembark, the fun keeps going, ensuring an unforgettable experience that’s uniquely yours.

“Both tour bus and boat, the San Diego SEAL Tour journeys through
San Diego by Sea AND Land.”


Seaport Village – 825 West Harbor Drive.
Embarcadero – 1004 North Harbor Dr.

Click here for the nearest trolley stop.

  • Reservations are required.
  • Allow additional 30 minutes for Parking.
  • Late check-in may result in a forfeited reservation.
  • You may reschedule up to 24 hours in advance of tour time by calling 619-298-8687.
  • Reservation based tickets are non-refundable.
  • No on-site refunds allowed.

Safety First

For over 30 years, our guiding principle has been’safety first, courtesy a close second.’ A principle that is exemplified in the professionalism and training of our Captains and crew as well as our new, state-of-the-art U.S. Coast Guard certified Hydra-Terra vehicles.

These remarkable “boats on wheels” considered unsinkable by the manufacturer CAMI, are designed and built to the exacting standards of the American Bureau of Shipping and the United States Coast Guard. They are equipped with a marine VHF radio and other United States Coast Guard required safety equipment making our fleet not only the safest in the industry but the most fun you can have on the water as well as the land in San Diego.

For more information visit our SEAL Tours Website or call (866) 754-0966

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