12 Extreme Adventures in San Diego County

Let’s just say that these extreme adventures in San Diego kick sightseeing a notch. Some of the adventures are for thrill-seekers while others are downright unforgettable tours.

Rock music blares and smiles are certain on this 30-minute thrilling San Diego boat tour.

TAKE A THRILL-RIDE ON THE BAY

Photo: Flagship Cruises and Events

It’s the largest tandem site in the world with incredibly experienced and accident-free instructors.

FLY TANDEM AT TORREY PINES GLIDERPORT

Imagine San Diego sightseeing with a GPS-guided tour car that tells you about attractions and history along the way.

DRIVE A GPS-GUIDED LITTLE CAR

And, yes, you can enjoy beer while en route. They’ve also added a Tacos and Tequila tour.

TAKE A BEER TOUR IN A SWISS PINZGAUER

Photo: Scavengers Beer and Adventure Tours

Drive your 13-foot speedboat on a 13-mile sightseeing loop in San Diego Harbor, following a guide in a separate boat.

DRIVE YOUR OWN SPEEDBOAT

Photo: San Diego Speed Boat Adventures

San Diego hot air balloon tours typically take off from Del Mar though if you’re taking a day trip to Temecula, you can take a ride there, too.

RISE HIGH IN A HOT AIR BALLOON

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