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Trolley & San Diego Zoo Package

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Old Town Trolley Tours is the best way to see the city. The tour is also designed so that you can hop on and off and explore on your own at any time. Our fleet of orange and green trolleys travel frequently throughout San Diego and over the iconic San Diego-Coronado Bridge to Coronado on a continuous 25-mile loop visiting various neighborhoods with 12 destination stops. Penguins and rare plant life are just a hint of what you’ll see when you visit the world-famous San Diego Zoo. Throughout its 100 acres, you’ll feel as if you’ve traveled around the world as you see some of the most intriguing and rarely-seen animals lounge in their natural, expansive habitats.

As you explore the scenic coastal landscape, you’ll learn why San Diego is called “America’s Finest City.” Since 1989, Old Town Trolley Tours has provided sightseeing tours highlighting the best of San Diego. With more than 4,000 animals representing 800 species, the San Diego Zoo stands out among other zoos for its diverse wildlife citizens.

Your Trolley & San Diego Zoo Package Includes:

  • Old Town Trolley Tours:
  • 1 day of free unlimited re-boarding
  • Hop on & off at 12 Old Town Trolley stops
  • Trolley ticket includes 10 museums* ($20 value)
  • Free discount coupons ($30 value)
  • FREE map brochure with day planner
  • Admission to San Diego Zoo
  • Walk to zoo from trolley stop is approximately 15-20 minutes
  • Attraction tickets do not have to be used on the same day

San Diego Old Town Trolley Tours

Hop aboard one of our trolleys and you’ll experience Transportainment, a delightful combination of transportation and entertainment. Our friendly conductors narrate the San Diego tour with a fascinating and fun mix of trivia and humorous stories. It will be our pleasure to guide you through the birthplace of California on one of our orange and green trolleys.

Old Town Trolley Tours is the best way to see the city. Because we showcase the best of San Diego and Coronado, you can avoid costly parking and city driving. The tour is also designed so that you can hop on and off and explore on your own at any time. With frequent pickups at all our stops, this helps you avoid walking long distances.

Free Museums* with Your Old Town Trolley Ticket:

  • Coronado Historical Museum – Stop J
  • Museum of Us – Stop K
  • San Diego Firehouse Museum – Stop L
  • Mormon Battalion Museum – Stop A
  • Seeley Stable Museum/California State Park – Stop A
  • Old Town Railroad Museum – Stop A
  • San Diego Chinese Historical Museum – Stop E
  • San Diego History Center – Stop K
  • Veterans Museum Balboa Park  – Stop K
  • Hotel Del Coronado/Ice House Museum – Stop I

*Valid for two consecutive days from date of purchase. Museum of Us is valid within seven days of trolley tour purchase. Some museums offer free admission. Others are free due to the partnership with Old Town Trolley Tours. Other restrictions may apply. Free museums have no cash value and are not refundable and non-transferable. Certain museums may have limited days and hours. Please call the museum for more information.

San Diego Zoo

Polar bears, penguins and rare plant life are just a hint of what you’ll see when you visit the world-famous San Diego Zoo. Throughout its 100 acres, you’ll feel as if you’ve traveled around the world as you see some of the most intriguing and rarely-seen animals lounge in their natural, expansive habitats. With more than 4,000 animals representing 800 species, the San Diego Zoo stands out among other zoos for its diverse wildlife citizens. See hippos swimming alongside buffalos and koalas climbing in Eucalyptus trees. And that’s just the beginning. Lush, tropical pathways are thriving with botanical species that are both beautiful and exotic. Over 6,500 different types of plant-life are a spectacle not to be missed.

Old Town Trolley Stops in San Diego

Hop on and off at any of our 12 convenient stops.

  • A
    STOP
    Old Town Market
  • B
    STOP
    Maritime Museum
  • C
    STOP
    Embarcadero Marina
  • D
    STOP
    Seaport Village
  • E
    STOP
    Marriott Marquis and Marina
  • F
    STOP
    Gaslamp Quarter
  • G
    STOP
    East Convention Center – Petco Park and Hilton Bayfront
  • H
    STOP
    Barrio Logan
  • I
    STOP
    Hotel del Coronado
  • J
    STOP
    Coronado / Orange Avenue
  • K
    STOP
    Balboa Park / Zoo
  • L
    STOP
    Little Italy

Booth Locations

Stop A - Old Town 4010 Twiggs St.

Stop C - Embarcadero 1004 N. Harbor Drive

Stop D - Seaport Village 825 West Harbor Drive

Stop F - Gaslamp Quarter 4th and Island Ave.

Stop I - Hotel Del Coronado Approx. 1520 Orange Ave.

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Old Town Trolley Tours

Tours open daily.

October 30 – March 12
9am – 5pm
Last tour departs Old Town at 3pm finishing up approximately at 5pm.

March 13 – October 29
9am – 6pm
Last tour departs Old Town at 4pm finishing up approximately at 6pm.

Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Times vary depending on season.

Download trolley schedule

Special Event Dates
(Events may cause delays, closed streets & tour stops)
Memorial Weekend, Rock-N-Roll Marathon, Independence Day, Comic Con, AFC Half Marathon, Labor Day Weekend, December Nights.

San Diego Zoo

Open every day of the year, including all holidays.

Hours:
Call 619-231-1515 for specific times.

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*Attraction tickets do not have to be used on the same day. Free museums valid for two consecutive days from date of purchase. Museum of Us is valid within seven days of trolley tour purchase. Some museums offer free admission. Others are free due to the partnership with Old Town Trolley Tours. Other restrictions may apply. Free museums have no cash value and are not refundable and non-transferable. Certain museums may have limited days and hours. Please call the museum for more information.

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