OPTIONAL EVENTS

TOUR 1: BREW IT AND THEY WILL COME

TUESDAY, OCT. 1
12:30 PM – 3:30 PM

This intimate tour will take you to the cutting edge of San Diego's vibrant craft beer culture. Personally guided by a well-known San Diego based craft beer author, you will visit two award-winning breweries for a close-up look at the actual beer process.
This walking excursion visits two breweries in Downtown San Diego. First stop will be Stone on Kettner. Stone is San Diego's largest and most influential craft brewery, twice voted "The Best Brewery of All Time." Guests will enjoy tasting flights of four beers from an ever-changing list of core beers, rare offerings, and special releases.
The final stop will be Karl Strauss, San Diego County's original microbrewery. This pioneer brewery produces classic styles based on the traditions of their first brewmaster, Karl Strauss from Munich. Enjoy a flight of four World Beer Cup and GABF Award Winning Beers from the brewery that launched the San Diego scene. Along the way, you'll see first hand why San Diego has become the craft beer capital of America.

COSTS: $160 per person (includes walking tour from the hotel)



TOUR 2: ELECTRIC BIKE TOUR OF LA JOLLA

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2
1:15 PM – 5:30 PM

If you are looking for something fresh and exciting, then this electric bike tour will be a fun experience as you ride through the La Jolla Beach scene. This tour is for those that are seeking a chilled out ride showcasing coastal La Jolla and Pacific Beach at its best.
You will begin with an orientation in the park, and when everyone is comfortable, we'll head through the Birdrock neighborhoods of La Jolla. The La Jolla Bike Path will take you north, with gorgeous views of the ocean. As you head to the coast, you will make a stop to check out the playful sea lions, dramatic sea caves, harbor seals, and tide pools. All along your guide provides the inside scoop on La Jolla's exclusive and luxurious neighborhoods. Then you'll follow the coast down to WindanSea Beach, famous from early Beach Boys videos, where San Diego's most elite surfers come to play.

COSTS: $260 per person.
(Includes tax and gratuity).



TOUR 3: SEASIDE TOUR - CORONADO ISLAND

THURSDAY, OCT. 3
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Across the bay from downtown San Diego is the small resort town of Coronado Island. It is an idyllic escape from the city with a wide, sandy coastline and a tree-lined main drag that’s home to shops and restaurants. Whether your interest is history, architecture, gardens, or adventure, there are tours of Coronado for everyone and is a wonderful way to enjoy the afternoon.

On a leisurely, guided stroll through this playground of presidents and princes your adventure begins at one of the most-stately mansions, owned by John D. Spreckels, a wealthy man who founded a transportation and real estate empire in San Diego. Next, see the cottage of the Duchess of Windsor, and view the home where the Wizard of Oz was inspired. You will pass the site of old Tent City and the castles and cottages that line one of the nation’s most beautiful beaches.
 
The highlight of this tour is an experience you will never forget, the guided tour of the Del Coronado Hotel.  A living legend for 131 years, The Del celebrates its rich heritage as the proud host to iconic celebrities, royalty and beach-loving families through timeless experiences that resonate with modern-day guests. Guests will experience the legend through a Hotel Del guided tour, bringing life to the resort’s rich heritage, local legends, and most notorious phantom Kate Morgan. Discover all of the inDELible moments in history through an in-depth, docent-led walking tour of the Victorian building and gardens, including an exclusive behind-the-scenes look.

As we recount the stories of moguls, movie stars, Navy pilots, and SEALs, you will be filled with over 100 years of remarkable history. Following the tour guests will have some free time to enjoy Coronado at their leisure.

COSTS: $170 per person.
(Includes round-trip ground transportation, tax and gratuity)



TOUR 4: ELEGANCE UNDER SAIL

FRIDAY, OCT. 4
12:45 PM – 3:45 PM

With 34 miles of scenic waterfront, Catamaran Sailing in San Diego has so much to offer with: the rugged cliffs of Pt. Loma and its historic lighthouses, the beautiful skyline of Downtown and charming Seaport Village, the Maritime Museum with one of the world’s finest collections of historic ships, and the elegant Coronado Bridge . 

With such a unique view of the city, there should be no rush when taking it all in.  Enjoy peaceful time on the water and relax onboard the Adventuress, a gorgeous 60 foot sailing catamaran.  Cruising around the San Diego harbor, you will see sea lions, exotic birds, and a variety of marine life. Catamarans are extremely stable with dual Hulls, offering speed, comfort and fun - You won't even know you're on the water.

Choose to walk around the boat and mingle, or find a peaceful quiet corner and watch San Diego’s shoreline and other sites. So leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind and explore a beautiful and dramatic stretch of California coastline.  We will make sure you don’t miss any of the sights in San Diego Bay.

COSTS: $225 per person.
(Includes round-trip ground transportation, non-alcoholic drinks and gratuity)