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Skip-the-Line California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket

Skip-the-Line California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket

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431
  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$36.95
From
$36.95
Enjoy easy access to the California Academy of Sciences with this pre-paid skip-the-line ticket. Walk right in to enjoy the museum's 4-story rain forest, planetarium, and aquarium. Avoid wasting your precious vacation waiting in the long lines to purchase tickets for this exhibit-packed museum. Your admission includes all shows and exhibits, and is a perfect activity for families.
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* A traveler said: "I had a great time! I did get motion sickness in the planetarium exhibit but I still enjoyed it. My favorite experience was seeing Claude the albino alligator!!"


Shared 2 Hours Group Surf Lesson at Venice Beach

Shared 2 Hours Group Surf Lesson at Venice Beach

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75
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.00
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$59.00
Learn to surf at one of California’s most famous spots during this introductory surfing class at Venice Beach. This class is suitable for all levels, whether it's your first time surfing or you are advancing your skills. Spend some time training on the beach, then hop in the Pacific Ocean for instruction in the water, followed by time for practice.
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* A traveler said: "Instructors gave the advice that helped me lose my fear and get up on the surfboard! Now, I love surfing!"


Beginner Surfing in San Francisco (Pacifica Beach)

Beginner Surfing in San Francisco (Pacifica Beach)

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6
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$119.00
From
$119.00
Learn to surf in Pacifica, a picturesque town on the California coast just south of San Francisco. Your expert instructor covers all basics so that you can begin to catch some waves. Learn how to read the ocean, paddle out, pop up, balance and ride the waves, along with the etiquette of the surf world. Start practicing on the beach and in shallow waters before heading further out, with the assistance of your instructor available throughout your 3-hour lesson. Choose a morning or mid-day lesson that suits your schedule, with all necessary equipment provided.
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* A traveler said: "Amazing experience. Joao was great. If you don’t know anything about surfing 🏄‍♂️ then this tour is definitely for you."


Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

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1500
  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$85.00
From
$85.00
Drive down one of the most scenic roads in California on this full-day tour from San Francisco. Cruise along the coast-hugging Highway 1, passing the mansions of Pebble Beach on the iconic 17-Mile Drive. Enjoy free time to explore Monterey, where you can stroll down Steinbeck’s Cannery Row or visit the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Browse the ritzy boutiques of Carmel-by-the-Sea and get a glimpse of Silicon Valley’s tech campuses on the return drive to San Francisco.
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* A traveler said: "Thomas was very knowledgable and kind. He went over and above to make sure everyone had a wonderful experience!"


1.5-hour San Francisco Bay Sailing Tour

1.5-hour San Francisco Bay Sailing Tour

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
From
$99.00
Take a relaxing afternoon sailing cruise aboard a traditional sailboat on the San Francisco Bay. Cruise past landmarks such as Alcatraz Island, Angel Island, the Sausalito waterfront, and Golden Gate Bridge, and see the San Francisco skyline on your way back to Pier 39. Includes two drinks, and personalized attention from the crew and captain.
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* A traveler said: "Second time do tour of San Francisco Bay with Captain and 1 St Mate Adrienne. It's a magical experience. Thank you."


Syn City SF: The Synesthesia Walking Audio Tour of Haight-Ashbury by VoiceMap
During this out-of-the-box, self-guided audio tour, you'll explore the colorful, picturesque district of Haight-Ashbury from a synesthetic perspective, adding color to music and flavor to words. Learn about the bohemian neighborhood's role in San Francisco's "Summer of Love" as you walk at your own pace, with audio commentary timed to your location using GPS.
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II

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

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510
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.75
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$69.75
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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* A traveler said: "Loved it! It feel like a real cruise. It was very smoky because f the fires, yet the beauty showed through in a big way."


Bolinas Surf Lessons- Intermediate Level

Bolinas Surf Lessons- Intermediate Level

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$100.00
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$100.00
Learn the basics of surfing during a 2-hour beginner lesson at Stinson Beach, a popular destination in Marin County located just north of San Francisco. Your instructor covers fundamentals such as paddling out, reading the water patterns, catching waves, and getting up on the board. Start with a primer on ocean safety and surfing etiquette, and practice on the sand before entering the water to test your new skills.
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San Francisco Bay Sailing Cruise
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San Francisco Bay Sailing Cruise

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329
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$72.00
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$72.00
Admire San Francisco and its surrounding sights from the water on a San Francisco Bay sailing cruise. Onboard a catamaran, sail past the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, legendary Alcatraz Island, and the hamlet of Sausalito. Take advantage of great photo ops while you soak up the sea breeze during this scenic tour.
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* A traveler said: "It was beautiful sunny day on the Bay and we thoroughly enjoyed the cruise. The crew was awesome and the views of the city and the bridge were spectacular. Highly recommended!"


History and Architecture Walking Tour of Nob Hill

History and Architecture Walking Tour of Nob Hill

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29
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.00
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$35.00
Uncover the scandalous, high-society history of San Francisco's most illustrious hill on a walking tour of Nob Hill. Hear the stories behind the grand hotels and stately mansions built by the city's powerful 19th-century business tycoons and politicians, and learn how the advent of the cable car and the disastrous 1906 earthquake shaped one of the city’s most affluent neighborhoods.
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* A traveler said: "Great walking tour and very responsive and communicative guide! I took my family from out of town and it was a great experience."


Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)

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2960
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.00
From
$73.00
Wander through an ancient coastal redwood forest and explore the artistic bayside enclave of Sausalito on this half-day tour from San Francisco. Travel across the Golden Gate Bridge to visit Muir Woods, home to some of the oldest and tallest trees on Earth. Then, soak up stellar views of the San Francisco skyline and browse art galleries along the Sausalito waterfront. At the end of your tour choose between getting dropped off at Union Square in San Francisco or taking the Sausalito ferry back to San Francisco.
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* A traveler said: "The woods were beautiful, the weather was perfect. Archie was great, he ruined us for other tours. He was informative, knowledgeable, fun and humorous."


Voted #1 Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

Voted #1 Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

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11
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
From
$89.00
Catch waves alongside your favorite surf buddy with a private, 2-hour surfing lesson in Carpinteria, a scenic beach that’s just 11 miles down the coast from Santa Barbara. Join a friend, partner or family member and hit the water with an experienced surf coach. Learn the basics of safety and etiquette, then practice paddling out, popping up and riding waves with the personal attention of your private instructor. Enjoy scenic views of the California coast, and take in sights and sounds of the Pacific Ocean from beyond the breakers.
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Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 1 Hour 30 Minutes

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114
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$130.00
Price varies by group size
From
$130.00
Price varies by group size
Kapowui, was awarded best surf school in Venice beach for the last 5 years in a row. Kapowui is a family run business and and an icon of southern California. We live, eat, and dream surfing and teach surfing because we want to share our love and stoke for the sport. This is a life choice for us and what gives our lives meaning. All of Kapowui's instructors are imbued with the Aloha spirit, live within blocks of the beach (4 of them live in surf vans), surf every day and have many years teaching experience. When we are doing a lesson with you, we are 100% focused and in the moment with you. At Kapowui we truly care about your experience. Whether surfing is a one time bucket list item or a new sport you want to pick up, we will have you up riding waves, 100% guaranteed! Additionally you will be immersed in the surf culture, giving you the opportunity to feel the true surfer vibe, while learning a skill you can use forever. ​
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* A traveler said: "Great experience. Great staff! Recommend to everyone. Easy to find, parking access, very safe and staff was very knowledgeable."


Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 2 HOUR

Surf Lesson / KAPOWUI / 2 HOUR

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$141.67
Price varies by group size
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$141.67
Price varies by group size
Kapowui, was awarded best surf school in Venice beach for the last 5 years in a row. Kapowui is a family run business and and an icon of southern California. We live, eat, and dream surfing and teach surfing because we want to share our love and stoke for the sport. This is a life choice for us and what gives our lives meaning. All of Kapowui's instructors are imbued with the Aloha spirit, live within blocks of the beach (4 of them live in surf vans), surf every day and have many years teaching experience. When we are doing a lesson with you, we are 100% focused and in the moment with you. At Kapowui we truly care about your experience. Whether surfing is a one time bucket list item or a new sport you want to pick up, we will have you up riding waves, 100% guaranteed! Additionally you will be immersed in the surf culture, giving you the opportunity to feel the true surfer vibe, while learning a skill you can use forever.
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* A traveler said: "Dale was excellent - he was very patient and supportive while trying to learn the ins and outs of surfing!"


Rock Climbing Half Day

Rock Climbing Half Day

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76
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$325.00
per group
From
$325.00
per group
Ground Up Climbing Guides is the leading guide service in Mammoth Lakes. We help new or novice climbers experience the thrill of their first outdoor climb. Families, kids, gym climbers, and everyone in between. More experienced? We've got your covered. Our guests tell our store best: check reviews here on TripAdvisor. What is your day like? Meet at trail head, get geared up, we set up the climbing ropes, and off we go.
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Onewheel Electric Hoverboard Lesson and Bay Ride

Onewheel Electric Hoverboard Lesson and Bay Ride

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60
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.00
From
$59.00
Try the world's first off-road electric hoverboard and ride like a pro! With a top speed of 19mph and the ability to ride on grass, trails, sand, and of course pavement you'll be having a blast in no time. Riding the Onewheel is easy to learn, even for people with no previous board sport experience with proper instruction (lesson included). I will be providing instruction, helmets, safety gear (knee pads, elbow pads, wrist guards). Electric scooters are available for those who prefer not to try the Onewheel. Enjoy a beautiful ride along the San Diego Waterfront from Liberty Station Park to Embarcadero. Pictures and videos of your adventure included!
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* A traveler said: "It was a fun experience. I really enjoyed my time on the board. It really felt awkward at first until I got used to it. Jesse had a lot of patience and instructed me well. He allowed me enough time to feel comfortable. What a great way to spend a day. I am now convinced to get one."


Private Surf Lesson Newport Beach

Private Surf Lesson Newport Beach

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48
  • 2 hours
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$150.00
From
$150.00
Pro instructors will teach you to ride waves on your own regardless of your age or skill level. We have the best surf instructors and highest quality gear of any other surf school and can't wait to get you out in the water.
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* A traveler said: "Awesome experience!! Chad was our instructor and was very helpful. Both my sons got up many times. My son plans to go back for more lessons. Definitely a great experience!! Highly recommend."


Learn to Surf with Santa Barbara's Best - Indivual and Groups Welcome

Learn to Surf with Santa Barbara's Best - Indivual and Groups Welcome

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32
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.44
Price varies by group size
From
$97.44
Price varies by group size
If you've always wanted to learn how to surf—or you're an amateur looking to bolster your skills—there's no better place to hit the waves than Santa Barbara, one of the top surf towns in California. With this group surf lesson, expect to hit the waves and improve your skills, regardless of experience level. Beginners can cover the basics, like paddling and catching a wave, while more confident surfers can review advanced skills, like cutbacks and floaters.
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Beginner Group Rock Climbing in Joshua Tree National Park

Beginner Group Rock Climbing in Joshua Tree National Park

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$179.49
From
$179.49
Join our certified local guides for a half day exploration of Joshua Tree National Park's world renowned rock climbing! Meet other travelers who, like yourself, have a healthy appetite for adventure, while learning the basics of the sport from an expert. See JTNP from a new perspective 100' up a wall of granite!
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Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

Surf Lesson in Santa Barbara

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$85.00
Price varies by group size
From
$85.00
Price varies by group size
There’s hardly a better place to learn to surf than the Southern California locale of Santa Barbara, which offers fantastic weather year-round. During this 1.5-hour lesson, an expert instructor shows you how to stand up on your surfboard and balance, offering tips on how to catch the perfect wave while ensuring your safety in the water. Wetsuit and surfboard rental are included, and all skill levels are welcome.
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* A traveler said: "Our kids really enjoyed the surf lessons they had at at Mondos. The two instructors Carson and Paige did a great job keeping it fun and challenging. We will definitely use Santa Barbara Surf School again and would recommend them to our friends. Thanks for the fun!"


Private Surfing Lesson in Venice Beach

Private Surfing Lesson in Venice Beach

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19
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$89.00
Price varies by group size
From
$89.00
Price varies by group size
Experience the excitement of surfing with one of the top rated surf schools in Los Angeles! With our private surf classes you will get the best quality surfing lesson. All our lead instructors are certified and have years of experience teaching worldwide. The lessons are held in the remote part of Venice Beach - one of the most reknown and iconic Californian beaches. Our private classes are great for students of all levels. If it's your first time surfing or you just recently started, our instructors will provide you with the detailed land lesson and make sure that you are confortable with the surfboard before taking you in the water. If you are already experienced and are looking to advance your skills, you can go straight to the line up wth the instructor coaching and supervising you throughout the entire lesson. Quality and your safety are our top priorities. We guarantee you the best surfing experience possible!
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* A traveler said: "Anto was awesome She gave the right amount of instruction and spent most of the time helping catch waves"


Beginner Surf Lesson in Santa Cruz

Beginner Surf Lesson in Santa Cruz

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19
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.00
From
$119.00
Get wet while learning to surf in Santa Cruz, a picturesque coastal California town popular with surfers. Your 3-hour lesson starts with the basics of how to paddle out, pop up, balance, and catch a wave, along with surfing etiquette and understanding the ocean. Your instructor has you practice on the beach before accompanying you into a spot with small waves that are ideal for beginners. Includes all necessary equipment and instruction.
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* A traveler said: "Hano and Aaron were friendly and helpful. This was tons of fun. Would recommend. Favorite activity of our vacation!"


Private Surf Lesson in Morro Bay

Private Surf Lesson in Morro Bay

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12
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$85.00
Price varies by group size
From
$85.00
Price varies by group size
Our private surf lessons don't follow a cookie cutter approach. We plan to customize and mold the lesson to fit your needs and hopes for your surfing experience. We pride ourselves on having the highest - end surfing equipment in town and more importantly, our surf instructors are the kindest personalities on the central coast! We believe a surf lesson is made great by the energy and expertise of a strong instructor, which is why we think you'll fall in love with surfing and our instructors on your surf lesson!
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* A traveler said: "Noah was very encouraging and fun to talk too. He made the experience better and the surf lesson was such a blast. Noah taught me new things and good techniques during the surf lesson."


Oceanside Private Surf Lesson

Oceanside Private Surf Lesson

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11
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$101.54
From
$101.54
Surfing is an amazing soul sparking journey into liquid. Surf Lessons through Oceanside surf school are provided by Matthew Berry a long term native Oceanside Surf Instructor. He has various certifications on a snowboard and teaches all ability levels to obtain more than just standing on a surf board but truly riding the waves!
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* A traveler said: "Our daughter wanted to try surfing while on vacation. We signed up at the last minute and were able to get a spot. She had a blast! The team of instructors were all super. I’d highly recommend this group."


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