Recent Searches
Clear
Little Italy San Diego
Little Italy San Diego

Little Italy San Diego Tours and Activities

star-5
1,245 Reviews

Once home to generations of Italian families who who made their living in San Diego’s flourishing fishing industry, Little Italy is now a lively neighborhood packed with restaurants, patio cafés, craft brewpubs, urban wineries, and little plazas with fountains and views of the bay. The trendy, walkable neighborhood—in San Diego’s historic Gaslamp Quarter—also has upscale boutiques, art galleries, chic shops, boutique hotels, and live music venues, so there is far more to experience here than just the delicious food.

Learn more
Little Italy, San Diego, CA
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in San Diego. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

27 results

Sort by: Featured

San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley

San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley

star-4.5
836
Explore some of the top highlights of San Diego with your silver, gold, or platinum day pass (depending on option selected) for the city’s Hop-on, Hop-off Trolley Tour. Choose your own adventure as you get on and off the trolley at any of the 11 included stops, covering famous sights including the Gaslamp Quarter, the San Diego Zoo, USS Midway and the Cruise Ship Terminal, Little Italy, and many more. This San Diego trolley tour also features live commentary from the on-board guide during your ride.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$44.00
From
$44.00
Taking safety measures

San Diego Scenic Tour

San Diego Scenic Tour

star-5
192
In just four hours, experience the scenic highlights of San Diego and its neighboring areas. Watch sea lions and pelicans on the beaches of La Jolla and capture fantastic views from the top of Mt Soledad. Soak up the Old World elegance of the mansions and Hotel Del on Coronado Island, and find peace in the urban oasis of Balboa Park. Wind through downtown and Old Town San Diego, learning about the city’s history along the way. Enjoy personalized attention on this small-group tour limited to just 14 people.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$79.00
From
$79.00
Taking safety measures

San Diego City Lights Night Tour

San Diego City Lights Night Tour

star-4.5
36
Explore San Diego at night under the moonlight with this 1.5-hour city lights tour. Travel from the city’s Gaslamp Quarter to Balboa Park and the Embarcadero. Catch sights of the historic San Diego County Administration Center, the USS Midway Museum, and the Star of India. Plus ride to the top of the Coronado Bridge and see sights lit up all over the city, as well as some from Tijuana.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$36.00
From
$36.00
Taking safety measures

Platinum Balboa Park and Downtown Segway Tour

Platinum Balboa Park and Downtown Segway Tour

star-5
66
Explore downtown San Diego and Balboa Park on a 2.5-hour Segway tour. Follow your guide to historic sites like the Hall of Justice and Pantoja Park, then make your way through Little Italy and the expansive grounds of Balboa Park. In the park you glide past destinations including Founder’s Plaza, the San Diego Museum of Natural History, and the Inez Parker Memorial Rose Garden. Your guide provides commentary on San Diego's history and landmarks throughout the tour. Includes guide, use of equipment, and Segway orientation—no prior experience necessary.
More
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$49.00
From
$49.00
Taking safety measures

GoCar Talking GoCar 2Hr Tour: Downtown & Old Town

GoCar Talking GoCar 2Hr Tour: Downtown & Old Town

star-4.5
34
Explore San Diego’s Downtown and Old Town sights in a fun and fast-paced way—on a GoCar tour. This sightseeing adventure takes the stress out of reading a map, as the car talks and shows you the way with its in-built GPS. Enjoy hearing stories as you explore the city’s most popular areas, including Little Italy, Mission Hills, Presidio Park, and the Gaslamp Quarter.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$71.56
Price varies by group size
From
$71.56
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

San Diego Scavenger Hunt Adventure

San Diego Scavenger Hunt Adventure

star-4.5
3
Make San Diego your personal game board with a 3-hour smartphone scavenger hunt that leads you through the city’s scenic waterfront, historic sites and atmospheric downtown neighborhoods. Form a team of 2–5 people, then trace a 2.5-mile route through the heart of the city, on foot and using public transit. Solve a series of exciting puzzles and challenges, compare your scores to other teams, and enjoy the freedom to explore San Diego at your own pace, with plenty of time to eat, drink and sightsee. 
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$21.34
Price varies by group size
From
$21.34
Price varies by group size

San Diego Shore Excursion: San Diego Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley

San Diego Shore Excursion: San Diego Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley

star-4.5
30
Explore San Diego at your own pace with a full-day ticket to ride a hop-on, hop-off trolley through the city. Simply board the trolley at your cruise ship’s port of call and visit historic landmarks and vibrant neighborhoods at eleven centrally-located stops. Get a glimpse of California’s past in Old Town then see the magnificent ships that moor at the bustling waterfront; grab a spot on a beach to watch surfers catch breaking waves, and try to spot the famous ghost at the elegant Hotel del Coronado.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$44.00
From
$44.00
Taking safety measures

GPS Talking GoCar 2HR Tour: Downtown & Balboa

GPS Talking GoCar 2HR Tour: Downtown & Balboa

star-3.5
16
Zip through downtown San Diego and Balboa Park in just two hours with the use of a GPS-enabled GoCar. You and your partner will get settled, strap on your helmets, and use the provided map and GPS to get exploring. You'll cover tons more ground than you would on foot and can use the navigating devices to make your own route.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$66.56
Price varies by group size
From
$66.56
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

The San Diego Tour from South Orange County
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

The San Diego Tour from South Orange County

star-5
8
Pack a ton of San Diego sights into one day during this San Diego tour with Orange County pickup and drop-off included. You’ll explore the beaches of La Jolla, Seaport Village, Downtown San Diego, and Coronado Island with three brothers who grew up in Southern California as your guides. Not only do your guides know the area well, they also know the best times to visit these popular spots for the best experience possible.
More
  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$109.10
From
$109.10
Taking safety measures

The San Diego Tour: La Jolla, Old Town, Gaslamp and Coronado Island
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

The San Diego Tour: La Jolla, Old Town, Gaslamp and Coronado Island

star-5
5
Come along for a fun-filled adventure of touring “America’s Finest City” – San Diego! From the white sand beaches of La Jolla to the oldest Spanish settlement of Old Town, the vibrancy of The Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village, Downtown San Diego, Little Italy, and Coronado Island, San Diego has it all! Whether on vacation with your family or in town for the day on business, you will be sure to fall in love with this city on the sea.
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$85.00
From
$85.00
Taking safety measures

1Hr GPS Self Guided Scooter Tour: Harbor/Gaslamp Quarter

1Hr GPS Self Guided Scooter Tour: Harbor/Gaslamp Quarter

star-3
5
This GPS guided scooter tour takes you on a multi-cultural tour of San Diego, starting in Little Italy, where you learn about the rise and fall of San Diego’s Italian population, your tour continues past the maritime history museum, the USS Midway, and into beautiful Seaport Village. You also get to travel past Horton Plaza which just begs be visited again after the tour ends. After Horton Plaza you make your way into the heart of San Diego, with a quick loop around the Home of San Diego Padres, and into the Historic Gaslamp Quarter, which after its reinvention is MUCH more family friendly then it used to be. As you leave the Gaslamp Quarter you will enter Banker’s Hill with is unique shops, also borders the always beautiful Balboa Park. Tour Highlights: • Little Italy • Maritime Museum • U.S.S. Midway • Seaport Village • Horton Plaza • Historic Gaslamp Quarter • Petco Park • Bankers Hill
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$63.11
From
$63.11
Taking safety measures

Private San Diego Segway Fanatic Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Private San Diego Segway Fanatic Tour

star-5
5
Explore San Diego on a private Segway tour, providing the ability to cover more ground than a walking tour but still enjoy the fresh Southern California air. With a knowledgeable guide, cruise along the San Diego Embarcadero, and see interesting sights along the waterfront. Check out areas like Little Italy and Balboa Park, and glide through the popular Gaslamp Quarter.
More
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$80.00
From
$80.00

Taste of Little Italy in San Diego

Taste of Little Italy in San Diego

star-5
5
During this tour, you will learn about the rich history, culture, and architecture of the area from one of our highly trained guides throughout the way. Taste samples and enjoy special plate dishes at the farmers market. We will be taking away our “tastes” on each stop to enjoy during this walking tour. The tour lasts 3.5 hours long.
More
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$79.00
From
$79.00
Taking safety measures

All Day San Diego Scenic Tour

All Day San Diego Scenic Tour

star-3
3
Make the most of your limited time in San Diego on a 7-hour small group tour.  Provided transportation takes you to each location, which spares you the stress of navigating the city’s traffic on your own.  Stop to explore La Jolla, Balboa Park, Old Town, and much more. The tour also includes a free trip to Las Americas Outlet, where you enjoy unbeatable deals at 125 stores.
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$105.00
From
$105.00

Super Saver: Self-Guided Speed Boat Adventure & iRide GPS Guided ScooterTour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Super Saver: Self-Guided Speed Boat Adventure & iRide GPS Guided ScooterTour

star-5
2
Electric Scooter & Speedboat Combo where you get to explore the bay in your very own speedboat then explore San Diego in your very own GPS guided storytelling scooter. This combo land sea adventure makes for the perfect day in San Diego. Both tours do not need to be taken on the same day.  Just book the day and time of the speedboat portion you want online and call the number above to book your scooter tour. After your purchase is confirmed we will email you a confirmation.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$161.46
From
$161.46
Taking safety measures

San Diego Harbor Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour and Game

San Diego Harbor Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour and Game

star-5
2
Enjoy a guided walking tour of beautiful and interesting parts of San Diego while following clues on your smartphone and solving interesting puzzles along the tour. Play the game on your smartphone with your group as the game guides you through the city. Score points for correct answers and try to get the high score on the leaderboard. See major attractions as well as less-known gems of San Diego on this unique scavenger hunt and walking tour. Play any time that fits your schedule! There is no in-person guide you have to wait for! Tour several key sections of San Diego - Little Italy, Downtown, Gaslamp Quarter, and the Marina. Your group of 2 to 6 people works together to solve the 24 challenges on the scavenger hunt. Wear comfortable shoes! You'll walk about 4 miles along this scavenger hunt tour. Explore the city at your own pace Enjoy fun challenges with family and friends Discover San Diego's hidden gems and historic sights Perfect for all ages
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$24.50
Price varies by group size
From
$24.50
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Early Bird - Return By 12 Noon Special

Early Bird - Return By 12 Noon Special

star-4
2
SAVE UP TO $50. The EARLY BIRD 1/2 DAY SPECIAL requires the vehicle be returned to the departure location by 12:00 PM. All for the price of 2 hours in a GoCar. Let GoCar take you off the beaten path through many of San Diego’s iconic parks like the Balboa Park and Petco Park on the way to Hillcrest and back. Snap some amazing photos along the Pacific Ocean and see the San Diego up close. You can even park and take a stroll along if you choose. On the way back explore the boutique shopping districts of Hillcrest. This tour is approximately two hours drive time at a slow pace and has several fun, informative detours and stop options along the way. If you want to extend the tour you have the option of taking the Oldtown loop at the end of the tour.
More
  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$143.72
per group
From
$143.72
per group
Taking safety measures

2Hr GPS Self Guided Scooter Tour: Downtown & Balboa Park

2Hr GPS Self Guided Scooter Tour: Downtown & Balboa Park

star-5
1
For a fun twist on the typical San Diego tour, first-time visitors shouldn't miss this GPS guided scooter excursion, where you can visit the city's top attractions, all while soaking up the fantastic weather. Just hop on your scooter, start cruising through the city, and feel the wind in your hair as you pass top sights. Highlights include Balboa Park, the Maritime Museum, and even the world-famous San Diego Zoo.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$81.56
From
$81.56
Taking safety measures

San Diego GPS Talking GoCar: Best Value - All Day for the Price of 5 Hours

San Diego GPS Talking GoCar: Best Value - All Day for the Price of 5 Hours

star-5
1
The all day Everything Tour is fun for the whole family, and lets you see nearly everything San Diego has to offer. From the historic Gaslamp Quarter where the fun is always happening and the iconic Horton Plaza where the shopping is just as fun as navigating the mall. You will see the beautiful rose garden of Balboa Park and the natural Beauty of the Point Loma Ecological preserve where you can wade through the tide pools looking at sea anemones, crabs, lobster, fish and the occasional octopus. You can walk around Ocean Beach and San Diego’s famous Maritime Museum, experience the always beautiful Balboa park where a Family photo is a must, and stroll through Old Town San Diego and see how San Diego has changed over the centuries from the small Mission and Mexican community it was to the Most Beautiful City in America. *If booking more than 2 people please submit separate orders!
More
  • 1 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$146.22
Price varies by group size
From
$146.22
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Walking Tour San Diego: Little Italy and Gaslamp Quarter

Private Walking Tour San Diego: Little Italy and Gaslamp Quarter

star-5
1
Enjoy this private 3 hour walking tour of San Diego. Two of the great areas of the city. This private tour will begin at a walking location in Little Italy. If your hotel is walking distance, please inform at the time of booking. Discover two of the most unique areas of San Diego with a local expert. Stroll around the cafés, restaurants and beautiful houses that the Italian immigrants shaped since 1920 in what today is the vibrant Little Italy neighbourhood. You will also visit the oldest quarter in the city; Gaslamp quarter. You will wander around renovated victorian-era buildings and restaurants, cafés, art galleries and more, while learning the fascinating history of this historical area of San Diego. Your private licensed tour guide will be at your entire disposition during the total duration of the tour.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$259.30
Price varies by group size
From
$259.30
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Half-Day Tour of San Diego with a driver-guide

Private Half-Day Tour of San Diego with a driver-guide

Enjoy this private 4 hour tour of San Diego. This tour includes a private driver-guide for a unique experience. Pick up will be arranged from your hotel or place of choice inside the city of San Diego. You will get to explore the best of San Diego during 4 hours. Your driver-guide will take you to unique locations like Little Italy, amazing beach locations, Embarcadero, Balboa Park, the Gaslamp Quarter and so much more.bDrop off will be arranged as well after the 4 hours is up to your place of choice of hotel in the city of San Diego.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$294.66
Price varies by group size
From
$294.66
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

The San Diego Tour: Private Group

The San Diego Tour: Private Group

We’ll pick you up in Orange County! Come join us for a fun-filled adventure of touring “America’s Finest City” – San Diego! From the white sand beaches of La Jolla to the oldest Spanish settlement of Old Town, the vibrancy of The Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village, Downtown San Diego, Little Italy, and Coronado Island, San Diego has it all and we want to show you the best of it on our sightseeing tour of San Diego! Whether on vacation with your family or in town for the day on business, you will be sure to fall in love with this city on the sea. From our Best Coast Tours family to yours, come cruise with the Best!
More
  • 2 to 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$1,282.06
per group
From
$1,282.06
per group
Taking safety measures

2 Hour GPS Guided Scooter Tour: Downtown & Old Town

2 Hour GPS Guided Scooter Tour: Downtown & Old Town

On this GPS guided scooter tour you will start in historic Little Italy that was home to the Italian community, and see how it evolved into the modern business and artistic community it is today. Make your past the ships in the bay that explored the new world, or patrolled the waters in time of war, into the Gaslamp Quarter which was once San Diego’s red-light district and see how it got re-imagined into the social scene it is today. As you leave modern San Diego you will begin your tip into history as you make your way through beautiful Mission Hills, you will pass many houses and businesses 50 years old and some much older. Your jump into history will take you past Historic Fort Stockton, into Presidio Park where the old Spanish Mission used to stand, into Old Town San Diego where you can see how San Diego looked in the old west with its Spanish and American residents forming a thriving community.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$81.56
From
$81.56
Taking safety measures

2 Hour GPS Guided Scooter Tour: Downtown & Balboa Park

2 Hour GPS Guided Scooter Tour: Downtown & Balboa Park

For a fun twist on the typical San Diego tour, first-time visitors shouldn't miss this GPS guided scooter excursion, where you can visit the city's top attractions, all while soaking up the fantastic weather. Just hop on your scooter, start cruising through the city, and feel the wind in your hair as you pass top sights. Highlights include Balboa Park, the Maritime Museum, and even the world-famous San Diego Zoo.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$81.56
From
$81.56
Taking safety measures

Filters
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
Should I book Little Italy San Diego tickets in advance?
A:
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Little Italy San Diego can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
Q:
How much does it cost to visit Little Italy San Diego 2021?
A:
Currently, an entrance ticket to Little Italy San Diego costs USD 18.00. Guided Little Italy San Diego tours start around USD 18.00 per person.
Q:
What''s the best way to experience Little Italy San Diego ?