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San Diego is known for its beautiful beaches, world-class attractions and laid-back lifestyle. But if you're looking for a more original and authentic Southern California experience, look below to find unexpected activities to add to your San Diego itinerary. From thrill rides to outdoor adventures, go beyond the notion of a typical vacation and try something new.

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Free Historic Bay Cruise with General Admission*

Maritime Museum of San Diego
Valid: Sep 16 - Oct 31, 2020

This outdoor experience includes a walking tour of the top decks of the Maritime Museum’s historic fleet and a complimentary boat ride. Four 45-minute narrated bay tours will be offered weekdays...

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