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Santa Barbara Land Shark

Santa Barbara, CA
+1 805-683-7600
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Great Time!

Charted the Landshark this weekend for a birthday celebration. What a great time we all had!! Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
420Koki
,
Goleta, California
via mobile
A great, well guided, reasonably priced overview tour

We have done good "Duck Boat" tours near home in Boston and "Land Shark" was a bargain by... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
MikeandCyndy
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Quincy Adams Shore
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Santa Barbara, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Charted the Landshark this weekend for a birthday celebration. What a great time we all had!! Our pilot Mike and Dany were fabulous. We had great Santa Barbara weather and the tour was amazing. Thank you!!!!

Thank 420Koki
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We have done good "Duck Boat" tours near home in Boston and "Land Shark" was a bargain by contrast. Capt. Mike a very good driver on land and sea - and Maddy was one of the funniest and most knowledgeable guides we have encountered anywhere...More

Thank MikeandCyndy
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We've been going to Santa Barbara for about 15 years so know the area well. We weren't planning on doing this. When we passed by, the next tour was going to start in 20 minutes and there was room so we hopped aboard. The guide...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

As the guide Captain Milo said at the start of our tour "My Ma says this is the best tour in Santa Barbara" and it is! The commentary is erudite, witty, informed and opinionated, a joy to listen to and given by a guide who...More

Thank Ian G
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were supposed to go on the 12noon tour on Oct 26th but because there were only seven people, they cancelled. They wanted twelve. The driver was sarcastic when I complained and said I would write a bad review. We sat in the hot sun...More

1  Thank Gloria S
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We jumped on this tour at the last minute, and we're glad we did. Maddie was a fun and energetic tour guide, and Ron was a capable driver. Maddie kept us laughing with some fun insights into Santa Barbara, and pointed out restaurants and sights...More

Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Santa Barbara on our road trip honeymoon and found this tour near Stearns Wharf as soon as we parked up at our nearby hotel. This was a great start to our visit. The tour is fun and very interesting. Lots of fun...More

Thank Adelle235
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

I'm so glad I took this tour shortly after I arrived in Santa Barbara. It was so much fun and very informative. Our driver was Captain Ron and Maddy was our tour director. She was hilarious, but you had to listen very close or you...More

Thank foxymamaruth
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Fun way to check out Santa Barbara and learn about things to do, places to eat and history of the city. Tour takes you around the main strip for about 45 minutes and then out to sea for another 45. We did this on our...More

Thank LilianaCASD
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Attempted to take this tour today at the 2 pm time slot. Now, unlike most every other tour I've taken, you can't pre book this tour on the web or otherwise...instead you pay on the vehicle when you arrive. We arrived at the appointed location...More

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jacqueburger
24 August 2016|
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Response from 588Bunny22 | Reviewed this property |
You have to stand on the pavement along the beach, near the yellow flash sign. But they might have changed their pick up point since I was there, so it's best to ask the trolley guy. that's what I did. If you have a mobile... More
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Lillyana M
1 June 2016|
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Response from jennifero55 | Reviewed this property |
Tickets are $30, they do not accept reservations. You just lineup at the pickup point and pay as you enter. Their web site covers all the details. Recommend it! Fun tour, you learn some very interesting facts and a... More
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15 February 2016|
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Response from Sandra P | Reviewed this property |
No I do not think so and I found no coupons but it worth the price.
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