Making a day trip to Old Town is easy. Old Town San Diego is located just five miles north of our Downtown San Diego Hotel. It's a 10-minute drive, or guests can hop on the San Diego Trolley that picks up just outside the San Diego Convention Center. Known for its historic sites, lush parks and mix of restaurants, San Diego tourists flock to this little town because it has something to offer for the whole family.
Historic Sites of San Diego
Step into San Diego's History with a Heritage Tour of San Diego and enjoy a guided experience of Old Town from El Campo Santo Cemetery to the State Park. This is a great tour for families.
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park
This State Park offers free tours and the opportunity to learn about life in the Mexican and early American period of 1821 to 1872. Tours are free; check in at the Visitor Center for more information.
This park offers lush landscape and yet another window into San Diego history by means of the Junipero Serra Museum located in the park. For more information about Presidio Park, including admission and times of operation, visit the San Diego History Organization.
Old Town by Trolley
Enjoy the sights of San Diego by trolley. Various tours will take you by trolley bus throughout San Diego including the sights to see in Old Town San Diego.