San Diego Attractions

San Diego Zoo
One of the most popular attractions in San Diego is the World Famous San Diego Zoo. Located next to Balboa Park, The San Diego Zoo is home to exotic animals, endangered species, and exquisite tropical plants and flowers. Spend a day visiting the pandas, the elephants, and the giraffes followed by the anacondas, the flamingos, and the orangutans. The wildlife at the Zoo is unprecedented and the grounds are enjoyable as well as walkable for traveler and tourist alike.

Balboa Park
Balboa Park is another popular attraction in San Diego. Balboa Park is located close to the San Diego Zoo and hosts a handful of museums including the San Diego Natural History Museum, the Air and Space Museum, and the Museum of Man. Balboa Park is also home to the Organ Pavilion where the San Diego Symphony and other classical music groups holds concerts.

La Jolla Shores and La Jolla Cove
For a more aquatic adventure, La Jolla Shores and La Jolla Cove offer swimming, surfing, kayaking, and paddle boarding adventures for all ages. La Jolla Cove offers kayaking adventures throughout a series of caves and inlets along the Pacific shoreline while La Jolla Shores hosts a variety of surf and paddleboard lessons along the sand. Just north of La Jolla is Torrey Pines State Reserve that has miles of hiking trails with spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean as well as a world-class golf course. Torrey Pines also hosts a stretch of sand perfect for surfing, sunbathing, and building sand castles.

Harbor Cruise
To see San Diego from a different vantage point, take a harbor cruise on the San Diego Bay. Bring friends and family and tour the Pacific Fleet, the USS Midway, the Coronado Bridge, and the Naval training bases. There are brunch and dinner cruises available to choose from. Dinner cruises enjoy a lit up San Diego Skyline as well as a glimpse of the island of Coronado. Cruises run on weekdays and weekends and are child friendly.

Sea World Adventure Park
Finally, San Diego is home to Sea World Adventure Park. Sea World hosts dolphin exhibits, shark exhibits, and the world famous Shamu Show. Sea World is also home to penguins, sea lions, Beluga whales, and plenty of starfish and sea turtles. A day spent in Sea World Adventure Park is perfect for the whole family. There is entertainment, restaurants, and shows running all day long followed by a nighttime display of fireworks.