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Coastal Neighborhoods

70 miles of beautiful coastline set the stage for a collection of beach communities - each with its own personality

Coastal Neighborhoods

From quaint Coronado and family friendly Carlsbad to artsy Encinitas and posh villages of La Jolla Del Mar, along with the 20-something party havens of Pacific Beach and Mission Beach, each seaside town beckons with beautiful beaches and a taste of San Diego's SoCal lifestyle.

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Historic Highway 101

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Guide to San Diego County Beaches

Find your perfect beach in San Diego. 

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2023

February remains the perfect month to discover (or re-discover) the story of San Diego during Museum Month with 50% off admission to more than 60 San Diego County museums, historic sites, gardens, zoo/aquariums and more.

Join us every day in February as we explore a rich world of cultural experiences, including virtual activities, behind-the-scenes tours, and other special museum moments you can only find in San Diego. #SDMuseumMonth

 

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Coronado History and Highlights

Jun 7, 2022 - ongoing

Get a taste for charming Coronado, just a ferry ride away from downtown San Diego! Stroll beautiful streets lined with cafés, boutiques, and multi-million dollar homes. Learn about the artists, aviators, innovators who played a role in Coronado's history. Grab a sweet treat then head for the beach while exploring this unique town.

Tour Highlights

Discover the sunshine and scenery of the famed Coronado Island
Marvel at the historic Hotel del Coronado, where celebs and presidents have laid their heads
Enjoy a delicious treat at our favorite local eatery
Hear stories of the artists, aviators and innovators who made the island their home.

PRIVATE TOURS ALSO AVAILABLE. CLICK ON "TICKETS" FOR DETAILS

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Oceans at Night

Mar 23, 2023

Birch Aquarium is launching Oceans at Night, a first-of-its-kind event that invites a 21+ audience to experience an immersive blend of art, science and technology after hours. The new monthly series celebrates the wonders and mysteries of the ocean after dark. 


Oceans at Night features interactive experiences highlighting ocean phenomena that occur at night including bioluminescence and biofluorescence, while creating a fun, adults-only atmosphere with live music, a glow lounge with life-sized games, glowing nighttime dives and epic ocean views. 

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Beyond King Tut

Jan 27 - Mar 26, 2023

Beyond King Tut: The Immersive Experience is produced in partnership with the National Geographic Society. Commemorating the historic discovery of King Tut’s tomb 100 years ago, the exhibition combines the power of cinematic storytelling and soaring imagery to bring the National Geographic archives to life.

With nine galleries to explore, visitors wind through the story of a young boy to discover how he changed the ancient – and modern – world. Meet Ancient Egyptian gods before descending into King Tut’s burial chamber and joining him on a quest for immortality.

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Historic Highway 101

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Seven Star Coastal Hikes

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Guide to San Diego County Beaches

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2023
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Coronado History and Highlights

Jun 7, 2022 - ongoing
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Mar 23, 2023
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Jan 27 - Mar 26, 2023
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Simple Pleasures Package

Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina
Valid: Jan 3 - ongoing

LOVE IS IN THE BAY BREEZES OF SAN DIEGO'S HAWAIIAN ISLE! You and that special someone will be treated like royalty when you reserve this pleasurable package. Delight in one of our well-appointed...

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Groundhog Day Sale

The Dana on Mission Bay
Valid: Feb 2 - Feb 8, 2023

Whether or not he sees his shadow this year, it's always sunny in San Diego — time to book your spring escape to Mission Bay! Act fast, our special offer below is ending on February 8th!...

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Ocean-View Sale

Grande Colonial Hotel
Valid: Jan 3 - ongoing

Take advantage of our savings on ocean-view suites. Enjoy elegant, European-style accommodations with views of the majestic Pacific. Offer includes: $50 off our Ocean-View suites.

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