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Wine Country Hot-Air-Balloon Ride Extreme

Wine Country Hot-Air-Balloon Ride

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Experience world-famous wine country from the air on an early morning hot-air balloon ride. Start the day with a complimentary pick-up from local area hotel. Then climb into a comfortable basket to take to the skies as the valley below you awakens. Enjoy a bird’s-eye perspective of rolling hills, expansive vineyards, and elegant estates during your flight. Your pilot will offer insights on ballooning and the landscape as you float above it all! Post-flight we will return you to your Hotel with memories that will last a life-time. * Wine Country Hot-air balloon ride * Learn about the world famous Wine Country as your soar above it all * Complimentary pick-up & return from Local area hotel
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$219.00
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US$219.00
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From MontereyKid-Friendly

Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey

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Look for whales as they migrate through the waters of the Pacific Ocean off of California on this half-day whale-watching cruise from Monterey. Your naturalist guide shares commentary about the whales and their habitat as you search for gray whales (most common), humpback and blue whales, and other marine life such as dolphins and sea lions during your cruise. Get tips for great photo ops and learn all about the mighty creatures at one of California's most famous whale-watching destinations.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$75.00
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US$75.00
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Catalina Island Zip Line Eco TourZiplining

Catalina Island Zip Line Eco Tour

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Experience the thrill of soaring 600 feet above sea level, across multiple high-speed ziplines on this incredible Catalina Island zipline eco-tour. After a safety briefing and equipment fitting, cruise along 1,100 lineal feet of line (335 meters)—close to three-quarters of a mile—and fly some 300 feet (91 meters) above scenic canyon floors. Daredevils and thrill-seekers will love reaching speeds of 40 miles per hour as they take flight on this epic adventure.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$132.31
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US$132.31

Wild West Tour from Lake Tahoe with Train RideDay Trips

Wild West Tour from Lake Tahoe with Train Ride

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Go back in time to the old Wild West on this tour from South Lake Tahoe to Virginia City, Nevada, including a train ride on the Virginia & Truckee Railroad. With a guide, you’ll start your day trip by minibus, driving along part of the Pony Express. When you reach Virginia City, a National Historic Landmark District, take a 6.5-mile round-trip train ride before enjoying free time in town to explore at your leisure, perhaps visiting museums or a historical saloon.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$66.67
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US$66.67
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La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak TourNature and Wildlife

La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour

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Enjoy the sublime coastal scenery as you spot abundant marine life during this kayaking trip in La Jolla’s sea caves and ecological reserve. Paddle along with your expert naturalist guide as you observe the numerous species of birds, dolphins, sea lions and even orcas that inhabit the area. Also, kayak among the lush kelp beds that grow in the reserve and, if conditions permit, explore inside the sea caves that dot the area’s rocky coastline. This La Jolla caves trip includes all necessary equipment, a life jacket, guide, and optional wetsuit rental.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$35.00
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US$35.00
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Nature & Wildlife

Nature & Wildlife

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Popular tours include:
  • Muir Woods and Sausalito Half Day Tour (Optional Sausalito Ferry Ticket)
  • Napa and Sonoma Wine Country - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
  • San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods & Wine Country w/ optional Gourmet Lunch
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie IIDay Cruises

Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II

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Take a boat tour on Lake Tahoe to soak up the alpine beauty of Emerald Bay, one of the lake’s most scenic spots. As you glide across the water on the M.S. Dixie II, admire the surrounding Sierra Nevadas, and cruise past Emerald Bay’s Fannete Island, the lake’s only island, as well as Vikingsholm Castle, a unique home on the shore. Plus, watch a video on board about the interesting underwater features of the lake.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$69.75
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US$69.75
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Catalina Express Round-Trip Ferry Service: Long Beach or San Pedro to AvalonFerry Services

Catalina Express Round-Trip Ferry Service: Long Beach or San Pedro to Avalon

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Travel to Southern California’s Catalina Island by boat with this round-trip ferry service from Long Beach or San Pedro on the 'Catalina Express.' Enjoy views of the Pacific during the journey, and then spend the day exploring Catalina at your leisure. The ferry drops you in the town of Avalon, the main town on the island, home to shops, restaurants, hotels, activities and more. Select your departure point—Long Beach or San Pedro—when booking. You may return on the same day or stay overnight and use the return ferry ticket when you like.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$74.50
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US$74.50

Golden Gate Bridge Tours

Golden Gate Bridge Tours

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Popular tours include:
  • Golden Gate Bridge Guided Bicycle or E-Bike Tour from San Francisco to Sausalito
  • Bike the Golden Gate Bridge and Shuttle to Muir Woods
  • San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito Guided Bike Tour
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Napa Valley Wine Trolley Tour with LunchDay Trips

Napa Valley Wine Trolley Tour with Lunch

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Make your day in wine country memorable on a fun tour aboard the Napa Valley Wine Trolley. The open-air cable car is a replica of the historic trolleys seen in San Francisco and offers gorgeous views of the vineyards as you travel to four wineries to sample the local blends. An expert guide will accompany you along the way, providing entertaining and factual commentary about Napa’s rich history. Midday, stop for a picnic lunch catered by French-country bistro The Girl & the Fig, a local favorite. Savor a gourmet spread of sandwiches, side salads, and desserts, served family style so you can pick and choose among the tasty offerings.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$107.89
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US$107.89
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Two-Hour Whale Watching Tours from Oceanside, CANature and Wildlife

Two-Hour Whale Watching Tours from Oceanside, CA

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Set sail from Oceanside during a whale watching excursion led by a certified naturalist guide. Board a comfortable 50-foot (15-meter) catamaran with covered areas for seating and cruise along San Diego’s coastline to spot whales and other marine life, getting as close as possible without disturbing them. Plus, choose from multiple departures to easily fit this whale watching tour into your schedule.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$44.00
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US$44.00
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M.S Dixie II Sunset Dinner CruiseHalf-day Tours

M.S Dixie II Sunset Dinner Cruise

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Watch the sun slip behind the mountains on a Lake Tahoe dinner cruise aboard the M.S. Dixie II, and enjoy champagne, live music and an elegant dinner on the water. Dance to tunes from the local Steve Walker Band, see a spectacular Sierra sunset, then sit down for a freshly prepared meal. Enjoy selections like grass-fed beef or trout, organic greens, and vegetables. Finish the evening with fresh berries and cake as the first stars appear above the peaks, and Lake Tahoe’s scenic shoreline is illuminated.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$100.52
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US$100.52
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Universal Studios Hollywood Tours

Universal Studios Hollywood Tours

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Popular tours include:
  • Skip the Line: Express Ticket at Universal Studios Hollywood
  • The VIP Experience at Universal Studios Hollywood
  • Universal Studios Hollywood General Admission Ticket
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San Diego Harbor Speed Boat AdventureJet Boating

San Diego Harbor Speed Boat Adventure

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Experience the thrill of driving your own speed boat during this tour of San Diego Harbor. Learn the basics of boating from your expert guide before following your guide's boat around the harbor, cruising past highlights such as the USS Midway, a US Navy submarine, Coronado Bridge, Seaport Village, the cruise ship terminal, the historic ship Star of India and San Diego Maritime Museum. Learn from your guide about these landmarks via the onboard two-way communications system and stop for photo ops on this exciting tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$79.90
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US$79.90
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Sailing in San Diego

Sailing in San Diego

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Popular tours include:
  • San Diego Harbor Cruise
  • San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise
  • San Diego Luxury Dinner Cruise
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Napa Valley Aloft Hot Air Balloon RidePrivate and Luxury

Napa Valley Aloft Hot Air Balloon Ride

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Discover a perspective on Napa Valley and the surrounding scenery that most visitors miss—and enjoy an intimate, small-group experience—when you book a hot-air balloon ride. Pick from multiple tour times, and make your way to Yountville, located in the heart of Napa Valley. After an introduction, board your balloon, and set off with a maximum of just 12 attendees per basket. As you rise above the valley, admire vineyards and mountain ranges—and if the weather is clear, even spy the San Francisco skyline in the distance.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$235.00
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US$235.00

Water Tours

Water Tours

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Popular tours include:
  • Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise
  • San Francisco Bay Sunset Catamaran Cruise
  • San Francisco Bay Sailing Cruise
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Lake Tahoe Circle Tour Including Squaw ValleyDay Trips

Lake Tahoe Circle Tour Including Squaw Valley

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Travel all the way around scenic Lake Tahoe in a comfortable shuttle on this 7-hour tour. Led by a local guide, you’ll cover close to 70 miles (110km), making stops at the beautiful vistas of Sand Harbor and Emerald Bay. You’ll also visit a charming village at Squaw Valley Ski Resort, and explore Tahoe City on the lake’s north shore, stopping to purchase lunch. As you go, your guide will provide rich historical context for the beautiful landscape surrounding you.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$51.29
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US$51.29
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Sunset Cruises

Sunset Cruises

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Popular tours include:
  • Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion
  • Sunset Cruise
  • Classic Sunset Sail in San Diego
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Griffith Park Experience: Hollywood Hills HikeHiking

Griffith Park Experience: Hollywood Hills Hike

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Experience panoramic views of the Los Angeles skyline as you embark on a 3.5 mile (5.6 km) hike to one of the highest peaks in Griffith Park. Follow your expert guide as they share captivating tales of Hollywood history. Snap some shots of the iconic Hollywood Sign before finishing your tour at the world-famous, iconic Griffith Observatory.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$38.98
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US$38.98
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Movie & TV Tours

Movie & TV Tours

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Popular tours include:
  • Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus
  • Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, the Beaches and More
  • 1 ½-Hour Hollywood Stars & Celebrity Homes Tour
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Original Sea Cave Kayak Tour for TwoKayaking

Original Sea Cave Kayak Tour for Two

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Explore La Jolla Ecological Reserve's sea caves during a 90-minute kayaking tour. Follow your experienced guide through several diverse ecological habitats, home to one of the highest concentrations of sea life in California. Paddle toward the Seven Sea Caves, where you can get stunning views from inside Emerald Cave, the only north-facing cave in the state (conditions permitting). Explore a giant kelp forest inhabited by wildlife like otters, harbor seals and sea lions. Use of all kayaking equipment is included; no kayaking experience is necessary.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$64.11
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US$64.11
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1-Hour Monterey and Cannery Row Sea Car Tour4WD Tours

1-Hour Monterey and Cannery Row Sea Car Tour

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Enjoy an independent sightseeing tour by Sea Car to discover Monterey Bay and the Central Coast at your own pace. Aboard a 2-seater, GPS-guided convertible that navigates itself, you can cruise along the Pacific shoreline or through town. Listen to recorded commentary about attractions like Monterey’s historical center, and admire views of the ocean. The scooter car tells you where to drive, from Cannery Row and more.
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  • 1 hour
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US$66.93
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US$66.93
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Nature & Wildlife

Nature & Wildlife

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Popular tours include:
  • 3-Day California Coast Tour: Santa Barbara, San Francisco and Yosemite
  • San Diego Day Trip from Los Angeles
  • Hollywood Walking and Hiking Tours
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