Discover the Best of San Diego County, CA

From the city of San Diego to Oceanside, you can look forward to a taste of history and a number of cultural attractions when exploring San Diego County.

This part of Southern California boasts a number of events, festivals, concerts, and other beachside activities year round so you’ll never be at a shortage of things to do and places to explore.

San Diego County is home to the Cabrillo National Monument which is where you’ll find the Old Point Loma Lighthouse. Take a tour of Old San Diego Historic Park and be sure to enjoy a good meal at the Gaslamp Quarter. SeaWorld and other family attractions bring thousands of visitors to the area every year. Head here to watch a Padres game or check out the San Diego Bayfair at Ski Beach Park in Mission Bay.

San Diego hosts a number of special events and festivals throughout the year, including the San Diego International Film Festival, the San Diego Brazilian Festival, and the Festival of Sail.

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Top Things to Do

Sea Turtle in Southern California


Enjoy animal encounters, visit the aquarium, and explore the marine mammal park at Seaworld San Diego. This theme park is a popular destination for families and caters to animal lovers and thrill seekers of all ages. Head here for live shows, roller coaster rides, and a tour of the aquarium.

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San Diego Zoo

Spend the day seeing wildlife or go on a safari at the San Diego Zoo. Located in the famous Balboa Park, the zoo offers plenty of opportunities to learn about your favorite animals and enjoy some animal encounters along the way. Book a guided tour or safari to make the most of your experience.

Legos in Southern California


Escape to LEGOLAND for the day to experience some unique amusement rides and visit attractions made out of LEGO during your trip. This theme park caters to toddlers, kids, and adults with more than 60 rides, shows, and attractions. Don’t miss the new LEGO Star Wars™ model display and other exhibits.

Lion in Southern California


Discover historic attractions and cultural hotspots in sunny San Diego. From Balboa Park, home of the San Diego Zoo, to Seaworld and natural attractions, San Diego County is perfect for adventure seekers looking for novel experiences and a taste of California living. Plan your trip around museums, theme parks, and top-rated attractions.

Girl in a museum in Southern California


Discover San Diego’s rich history and see beautiful works of art at several museums and cultural attractions around San Diego. From the San Diego Museum of Art to the USS Midway Museum, you can learn about the region’s legends and see artwork from regional and national artists at your leisure.

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Outdoor Adventure

If you’re hungry for a new adventure, plan your trip around hiking, surfing, biking, climbing, or coastal paddling around San Diego County. Several destinations around San Diego are perfect for outdoor enthusiasts. Head to Cuyamaca Rancho State Park for a hiking trip or the Embarcadero for a scenic run during your visit.

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