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GoCar Pick-Up Shop
Hawthorne and Kettner in Little Italy 2100 Kettner Boulevard San Diego, CA 92101
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Extra time is charged in 15 minutes increments.
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On sunny days, don't forget the sunscreen. You're in an open cockpit.
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GoCar Tour of San Diego
141 ratings
4.4 average rating
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15 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 15 2007

I surprised my husband with this tour for his 51st birthday. We totally loved it! The car was easy for him to drive, and the GPS narration was easy to hear and understand. The only negative thing I can think of at all is that the seats are not...continued

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2 stars
attended May 12 2007


Great sights, great way to see them.

Most fun on three wheels since we were little kids!


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0 stars
attended Jul 26 2007

I've lived in San Diego for over 24 years and learned a few fun things about our beautiful city. I recommend it for something different to do. But, make sure you're real careful driving the GoCar. It's kind of slugish when traveling up an incline.

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Quotes & Highlights

  • One of the “most amazing inventions of the year.” —Time Magazine
  • “What just might be the nation’s next big tourist sensation.”—USA Today
  • “Tourists, it’s time to dump the map and jump inside a GoCar.” —CNN Headline News


The car seats two people, so you can go alone or ride with a friend and explore the city together!

The GoCar will do 35-mph. Cars are approved for use on city streets, but are not allowed on freeways.

Choose from more than 100 points of interest on your tour, including:

  • Downtown San Diego
  • Gas Lamp District
  • Historic Horton Plaza
  • Aircraft Carrier Midway
  • Balboa Park
  • El Prado Museum Complex
  • Bankers Hill
  • Spreckels Pavilion
  • San Diego Bay
  • Seaport Village
  • Florida Canyon
  • Little Italy
  • Historic Old Town
  • Mission Hills District
  • Maritime Museum
  • Hillcrest District
  • Point Loma
  • Shelter Island
  • Ocean Beach

About the Ticket Supplier: GoCar Tours San Diego

GoCar Rentals is the developer of the first-ever GPS-guided storytelling car. GoCar is the brainchild of mechanical engineer, Nathan Withrington. His original idea and the company's entrepreneurial spark have set off a firestorm of media attention. GoCar's most recent honor has been its nomination for "Invention of the Year" by Time Magazine.