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More beach fun. More city adventures. More good vibes.

A San Diego Vacation Has More of the Good Stuff

San Diego really has it all. It’s part laid-back beach vacation and part thrilling big-city getaway. You’ll find both cultural discoveries and nightlife adventures, world-class attractions as well as unexpected hidden gems. A trip to San Diego means all this in one place. So plan your San Diego stay and get ready for awesome restaurants, a full calendar of amazing events, epic natural beauty, charismatic neighborhoods and a whole lot of good vibes.

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7 Spectacular Rooftop Restaurants

Here are seven of San Diego's finest rooftop restaurants and bars, perfect for impressing that special someone.

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Balboa Park, The Cultural Heart of San Diego

Just minutes from downtown, explore the history, legacy, and future of this ever changing, always amazing cultural park.

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7 Award-Winning Restaurants and Chefs

San Diego punches well above its weight when it comes to restaurants and chefs with heavy-hitting credentials.

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7 Beachfront Bars to Try

With San Diego’s epic coastline, beachy culture, and love of craft beer and cocktails, you’d better believe it has its share of beachfront bars. 

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Take a Hike

From coastal bluffs and wetlands, to mountains and deserts, put on your boots and get off the beaten path. 

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7 Cool Behind-the-scenes Tours

Illuminating, unexpected, and unique ways to experience seven San Diego landmarks. 

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Big Bay Boom!

Jul 4, 2021

The Big Bay Boom July 4th Fireworks Show is back, promising another spectacular display over San Diego Bay. Fireworks will be discharged simultaneously from barges placed strategically around the Bay off Shelter Island, Harbor Island, Embarcadero North, Seaport Village, Embarcadero South Marina Park and Coronado Ferry Landing. The impeccably choreographed display will last approximately 17 minutes.

Come down to the bay and enjoy the biggest fireworks show in San Diego!

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California State Games

Jul 16 - Jul 18, 2021

The California State Games is the largest Olympic-style sports festival in the state with 25+ sports from Archery to Softball at venues across San Diego County.

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7 Spectacular Rooftop Restaurants

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Balboa Park, The Cultural Heart of San Diego

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7 Award-Winning Restaurants and Chefs

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Guides to the good stuff

From the surf to the city and everywhere in-between, our local aficionados give you the inside scoop on San Diego. Watch their videos as they each dish on everything from burritos, hikes, their favorite spots and secret hangouts - all so that you can experience the good stuff like a local.

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Veterans and active-duty military free at SeaWorld

SeaWorld San Diego
Valid: May 4 - ongoing

Through SeaWorld San Diego's Waves of Honor program, active-duty military and up to three direct dependents may enjoy one complimentary admission to the park (now through Dec. 31, 2021). Veterans...

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Hotel Z
Valid: Jan 11 - ongoing

The only thing better than a vacation? A discounted one. Great rates on great rooms. Doesn't get much simpler than that!

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California Road Trip Package

Hotel Indigo - San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
Valid: Jul 20, 2020 - ongoing

This Value driven weekday package packs plenty of leisure features to include 4000 IHG Bonus Points Free Parking Refreshing water bottles and Grab N Go Breakfast for 2 adults. But wait there is more....

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For the ultimate guide to planning your San Diego vacation, view and download the San Diego Visitor Planning Guide, packed with useful information that will help you plan the perfect San Diego getaway.

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