Top 5 Activities to do on Coronado Island

Beach Side of Hotel Del Coronado

Coronado Island is an amazing place to explore for the first time or even the 100th time. There is so much natural beauty to take in as well as plenty of man-made beauty too. From exploring the island on the all new Electric Go Car, to stopping by their shops and museums, California’s Crown Jewel will not let you down!

Below are some local favorites!

  1. Electric GoCar Tour of Coronado Island
  2. Electric Scooter Tour of Coronado Island
  3. Hotel Del Coronado
  4. Check out the Coronado Bridge on a Speedboat
  5. Coronado’s famous Museum

Take a tour of Coronado Island on an Electric Go Car

GoCar with two passengers

Rent an electric Go Car with friends and family and get the chance to discover California’s Crown Jewel, Coronado Island. With a top speed of 75 mph you’ll be able to experience an open-air adventure with the silence of an electric motor. These Go Cars have a talking navigation system that will give you directions that take you to the best spots in Coronado while giving you fun facts about the different areas! This is the perfect group activity to explore Coronado Island in style with Go Car’s brand new E-sport vehicles. 

Electric Scooter Tour of Coronado Bridge

Electric Scooter Tour on Coronado Island

Another great way to explore the Island is on the Electric Scooter! Head to Go Car Tours and rent up to 14 Electric scooters for a fun group activity and the best part is to have a talking navigation system that will give you directions and fun facts. Even if you just want one or two scooters, not a problem. No need to have a map out with these scooters because they will give you directions on the best places to explore on Coronado! Plus, you will be leaving from Old Town so you can explore all parts of San Diego and then this tour includes a ferry ticket to Coronado Island which is loads of fun. You will get the best views on the famous Coronado Bridge on the ferry that no other view can beat!

Spend the Day Relaxing at Hotel Del Coronado

Hotel Del Coronado Pool side

Check out San Diego Legendary beach resort on Coronado Island, Hotel Del Coronado. Make one of America’s most beloved beaches the backdrop to your favorite memories. From private beach bonfires with s’mores to plush pool cabanas and surf lessons, make new memories at this beautiful hotel. There are over 4 restaurants at this hotel, amazing views, pools and is famous for giving anyone who visits San Diego the luxury and experience of a lifetime!

Speed Boat Adventure Tour of the Coronado Bridge

Speed Boat Adventures on San Diego Bay

Experience a unique viewing of the Coronado Bridge in an exhilarating speed boat tour around the San Diego harbor. Become the captain of your own speed boat while following a tour guide who will show you around the Harbor and give you plenty of information about the different areas. San Diego Speed Boat Adventures offers up to ten boats that hold two people in each so this is a great way to explore San Diego with a large group and enjoy the fast speed thrill. You will get the chance to zip along the coastline and get a unique view of the Coronado Bridge, Maritime Museum, Star of India, Navy base, and go right under the USS Midway! This is a unique way to be able to view the Coronado Bridge and Island from the water!

Coronado’s Museum

Historic Association in Coronado building

Check out the unique Coronado Museum and explore the historical Association Building, a historically designated site which is right in the center of downtown! This museum is a one of a kind that lets you take a look at Coronado’s colorful past and its long association with aviation and historical military background. Check out their museum store that sells fascinating items to bring back home with you for memories of your trip visiting San Diego Crown Jewel.  The Coronado Historical Association’s hours are Tue-Fri 11 am – 4 pm and Sat & Sun 11 am – 3 pm year round!

Coronado Island is California’s Crown Jewel with all its beautiful beaches, museums, hotels, shops and so much more! Whether you are a local looking to get away or visit San Diego for the first time, you can’t miss out on Coronado Island!