One travel accessory no one can leave without these days is his or her cell phone, more specifically a smart phone. They are practically attached to our hands! Most travelers might not realize how many helpful San Diego apps there are that can help you navigate around such a fine city as San Diego. You don’t have to be a visitor to find these apps helpful either. Here are some of the best SD apps around.
Balboa Park App
Description: Balboa Park covers a lot of ground. It not only includes the San Diego Zoo, but also the Reuben H. Fleet, at least 14 museums, a carousel, gardens, the Prado, the cultural village and a whole lot more! The Balboa Park app will ensure that you get the most out of your time and enjoy all that the great park has to offer.
San Diego Walking Tours
Cost: Lite: FREE Intensive: $4.99
Description: The Lite version of this app has sections to see the main attractions for Balboa Park, museums, The Gaslamp Quarter, Old Town and San Diego bars and lounges. Each walking tour takes 1-2 hours.
San Diego Essential Guide
Description: Travel like a local with a local. Let native San Diegan and award-winning journalist, Alison DaRosa, show you around her hometown. This simple but powerful app is the only guide you’ll need. It’s full of insider tips that will help visitors and locals make the most of their leisure time and get the biggest bang for the buck.
San Diego Way
Description: This app is a listing service that breaks down the city into various categories: dining, hotels, transit, nightlife, movies, etc. Then once a category is selected, users are able to enter their current location or look for something to do within that category.
Tap Hunter (San Diego)
Description: The Beer scene in San Diego is taking off and San Diego is fast becoming the craft brew capital of the U.S. The Tap Hunter app lets you find what’s on tap at the best local brewpubs, beer bars and all other locations where great craft brew is served. After walking around San Diego and enjoying the sites, this is definitely the app you will need to find yourself a nice cold brew to enjoy.
San Diego Parking
Description: This app is the perfect app for visitors and locals! San Diego Parking helps you find the cheapest parking rates anywhere in San Diego. It also has a built in parking timer, which will make it close to impossible to get a parking ticket. If you have any plans of staying Downtown then this is the app for you!
Once you grow tired of relying on your SD phone apps to guide you, turn to So Diego Tours, your San Diego experts, to show you around America’s Finest City. Join us on one of our Signature Food Tours: Brothels, Bites and Booze: A Culinary and History Tour of the Gaslamp Quarter or Tequila, Tacos and Tombstones: A Culinary and History Tour of Old Town. Each tour is a fun and exciting way to experience San Diego through food, drinks, history and fun! Or, call us to book a custom tour planned specifically with you in mind.