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Sherman Gardens with Day Cruise on Newport Harbor

Sherman Gardens with Day Cruise on Newport Harbor

Come along for an exploration of nationally-renowned Sherman Gardens, with its bubbling tile fountains and flower beds bursting with color and enjoy a day cruise on Newport Harbor

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Embark on a refreshing journey through Newport's coastal treasures with a captivating harbor cruise and a visit to beautiful botanical gardens in Corona del Mar. We’ll drive the scenic route along the coastal highway to Newport Beach’s Balboa Peninsula where you’ll glide past opulent homes and luxury yachts, delving into the city's glamorous history on a narrated harbor cruise. Then, savor free time for lunch on your own at the iconic Harborside Restaurant or other nearby eateries. Next, discover a hidden paradise of nearby Sherman Gardens, a serene oasis boasting lush gardens and tranquil fountains. Join a guided tour to explore the Tropical Conservatory, Fern Grotto, Japanese Garden, Rose Garden, and more. Immerse yourself in nature's beauty and let your senses come alive on this enriching excursion. Experience the allure of Newport's coastal gems, where every moment promises enchantment and discovery.

All-day Excursion

All times and routing are approximate and subject to change without notice.

11:00am - 11:45am

Newport harbor cruise

11:45am - 2:00pm

Time on own for lunch at Balboa Peninsula

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Docent-guided tour of Sherman Gardens

4:00pm

Depart for San Diego (no comfort stop)

Tour Manager*:   uzanne Fuselier*

 

Activity Level: Moderate

Moderate walking at your own pace can be expected on this tour both at Sherman Gardens and along the boardwalk at Huntington Beach in order to enjoy the full tour experience. Inclined ramp and steps are required to board the boat for the harbor cruise.

 

What's Included in the Tour Fare

  • Round-trip luxury motor coach transportation from pickup locations throughout San Diego County

  • Professional Tour Manager throughout the trip

  • Complimentary bottled water and snacks on the coach

  • Guided tour of Sherman Gardens

  • Newport Harbor Cruise

 

What's Not Included in the Tour Fare

  • Meals

  • Cancellation Protection

  • Gratuities for the Tour Manager and driver

 

How to Make a Reservation

Making your reservation is easy. Simply click the Book Now button above to select your date and confirm your space online, 24/7. You can also call the DayTripper Tours reservations department at (619) 334-3394 during business hours of M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

Smartphones

Although not necessary to fully enjoy your trip, a personal smartphone can greatly enhance your tour experience. Take high-quality photos, share your experience on social media in real time, search for nearby restaurants and topics of interest, set reminders, and more.

 

14-Day Cancellation Deadline

  • If you purchased the optional Cancellation Protection Plan (CPP) prior to the deadline, you can cancel your booking at any time for any reason and you'll receive a full refund of the tour fare.

  • If you declined the CPP, you may cancel your reservation fourteen (14) or more days prior to the departure date to receive a refund less a $15 per person cancellation fee. Alternatively, when you cancel your booking fourteen (14) or more days prior to the departure date, you can avoid the cancellation fee by transferring the funds to another tour or a non-refundable voucher, which can be applied to any future excursion booked within one year of the original tour date. Bookings canceled within 14 days of the departure date are nonrefundable and nontransferable for any reason. Name changes on daytrips are always permitted at no additional cost.

 

* Tour Manager is subject to change without notice.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Carlsbad La Costa Avenue Park & Ride
East side of I-5, at 710 La Costa Ave, 92024.
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La Mesa Park & Ride #22 lot - 6385 Murray Dr, 91942
Narrow Park & Ride EAST of Red Lobster's lot
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Mission Valley 2005 Camino Del Este
San Diego, CA 92108; Street parking only
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University City 6245 Kantor Street, San Diego, CA 92122
Street parking only. Do not enter parking lot.
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