Coronado Tours


The Heritage Tour – 60 minute walking tour highlights some of Coronado’s architecturally and historically significant buildings. Fee is $15 and includes walking tour guidebook. Tours offered on Wednesdays at 10:30 am, meet in the lobby of the Coronado Historical Museum. Please call 619-437-8788 for more information or to schedule a tour. This tour is operated by the Coronado Visitor Center and the Coronado Museum.

Official Hotel del Coronado Tour – This historic walk through the structures and grounds of the Victorian hotel is the only tour approved and sanctioned by hotel management, and actually allowed inside the hotel. This tour is operated by the Coronado Visitor Center and Coronado Museum.” Beginning in front of the Grande Hall of the Hotel Del Coronado, this is a 1 hour tour of our historic jewel. Hotel del Coronado tours are Tues and Fri at 10:30; Sat and Sun at 2:00.  Fee is $20, reservations required. Please call 619-437-8788 for more information or to schedule a tour.

Coronado Walking Tour
90 minutes, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 11 AM, $12.
CoronadoTouring was the brainchild of 2 young ladies fascinated with the history of Coronado… and hoping for a part time job that would allow flexibility to care for their young children and, most importantly, would be a lot of fun.  The tour begins in the lobby of the Glorietta Bay Inn, across the street from the Hotel del Coronado.  No reservations required.

City of Coronado’s Coronado Public Art Tour
The City of Coronado Public Art Program was created to promote awareness and appreciation of the arts. Print out this great brochure and take a walk around Coronado enjoying the many public art presentations found around Coronado. For more information please call the City of Coronado’s Community Development Dept. at: 619-522-7326

Coronado Tree Tour – Take a pleasant walk in Coronado’s Spreckels Park.  Enjoy the flora, fauna and gentle breeze while leisurely strolling under the canopy of mature trees and learn the history of how and why trees came to our region, in an old-fashion park setting in the heart of the Coronado village.  You’ll learn about Coronado’s early history, including the tales of local settlers and how the town was developed.  $10.00 per person. 90 minutes.  Hosted by local arborist Shannon Player. Book your tour now: 619-992-8921

Take a Walk around Coronado on your own. Did you know that it is 7 miles around the perimeter of Coronado? This includes going to the end of the Shores condos and around under the bridge. It is a beautiful walk that covers all sides of the “island” from the Bay to the Beach and back again. At a fast clip the distance can be covered in an hour and a half; otherwise, it is about a two hour walk for most people. Revel in our beautiful scenery while getting your exercise.