Whether you're traveling solo or with the whole family, these top attractions in San Diego offer something for everyone. From a morning surf session at Swami's Beach in Carlsbad to an afternoon spent wine tasting in Temecula; an evening walk down the Oceanside Pier or a day meeting unique animals at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, you can fill your days with fun at our sunny city's most popular spots.

Popular Spots

San Diego Attractions


LEGOLAND® California

Distance: 21 Miles
Take a quick trip to Carlsbad, where you'll find LEGO fun for the whole family.

San Diego Zoo Safari Park®

Distance: 9 Miles
From African rhinos to wallabies, choose how you safari in San Diego.

The Carlsbad Flower Fields™

Distance: 19 Miles
See 50 acres of vibrant blooms with a springtime visit to the Carlsbad Flower Fields™.

Gaslamp Quarter®

Distance: 33 Miles
Enjoy cocktails and a night out in San Diego’s lively downtown Gaslamp Quarter.

Temecula Valley

Distance: 19 Miles
For one of the most buzzworthy attractions near San Diego, sip and savor wine country.

Swami’s Beach

Distance: 22 Miles
Watch the surfers or catch a wave at the famous Swami’s Beach in Encinitas.
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Plan for Cooler Evenings

San Diego is warm during the day but gets cooler in the evenings. Don’t forget to pack some light layers!

Don't Forget Flip Flops

Alongside your hiking boots or golf shoes, make sure to bring your favorite pair of flip flops.

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Whether you're visiting our sunny city in the summer or winter, you'll want to spread on the sunscreen.

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