Saturday, August 10, 2019 – Our tour begins in sunny Southern California as you meet up with your personal Triple Crown Travel tour hosts at our San Diego hotel. Enjoy the beautiful summer weather in San Diego, America’s Finest City for the start of our 2019 California & Hearst Castle Baseball Tour! Once you meet up with your tour hosts and fellow baseball fans, walk on over to beautiful Petco Park located in the Downtown Gaslamp Quarter of San Diego as the Padres host the Colorado Rockies in this NL West showdown.
Sunday, August 11, 2019 – On Sunday we head up the California coastline and travel directly to Dodger Stadium for an afternoon matinee, featuring the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Enjoy the game from your shaded seats at Dodger Stadium located on a hilltop above downtown Los Angeles. After the game we travel to Anaheim, our home for the next two nights. After checking into our fine hotel, you are welcome to join us as we will have the opportunity to head over to Downtown Disney, with free time for dinner and exploring the huge entertainment complex next to Disneyland.
Monday, August 12, 2019 – Monday will be a day to explore all that Southern California has to offer as we head over to the ocean side town of Huntington Beach. You will have several hours to explore Main Street in this famous beachside retreat known as Surf City USA. Grab some lunch at one of the many restaurants, shop for some new beach gear, take a stroll on the Pier or get some rays on the beach. After the wonderful day at the beach, we make the short trip over to Angel Stadium as the Angels host the Pittsburgh Pirates in this interleague match-up.
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 – Tuesday morning we depart from Anaheim and head for the Pacific Coast Highway. Our first stop will be the intimate town of Solvang, CA, modeled after an authentic Danish village. There will be plenty of time for a meal and window shopping before the final leg of our daily trip that takes us to Hearst Castle. That afternoon we will have the opportunity to tour portions of Hearst Castle before turning in for the evening at our hotel along the Central Coast.
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 – We depart the central coast and make our way to Northern California for some more baseball. An afternoon matinee between the Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants is on the schedule as we take in the game at lovely AT&T Park. After the game we make our way over to the San Francisco Marriott Fisherman’s Wharf hotel for two nights right in the middle of the world-famous Fisherman’s Wharf. The rest of the evening is yours to explore the city of San Francisco and enjoy a dinner at one of the many fine restaurants in town.
Thursday, August 15, 2019 – Today is a big day as we will the opportunity to take a private group tour of the amazing AT&T Park. Consistently ranked as one of the best baseball stadiums and fan experiences in the Major Leagues, the tour will surely be a highlight of your vacation. We will visit the dugouts, press box, and a luxury suite of this beautiful gem of a ballpark. There will be many opportunities for fantastic pictures of both the ballpark and the amazing sightlines of San Francisco Bay, McCovey Cove, and the Oakland Bay Bridge. After the ballpark tour, enjoy more free time in San Francisco for lunch, shopping, and sightseeing, before we head across the Oakland Bay Bridge that night as the Oakland Athletics are hosting the Houston Astros. After the game, we will head back to our prime San Francisco hotel at Fisherman’s Wharf.
Friday, August 16, 2019 – At the conclusion of this fantastic California & Hearst Castle Baseball Tour, you can check off all five California stadiums from your baseball travel bucket list. Make sure you say good-bye to your friends from the tour and start preparations to check off more stadiums on a future Triple Crown Travel Baseball Tour.