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From exotic animals to thrilling rides, you'll find it in San Diego

The only hard part is choosing what to do first

San Diego is home to many of Southern California’s top attractions, with plenty of options for adventure-seeking, fun-loving explorers. Have a close encounter with an exotic animal. Take a wild ride down a 375-foot water slide. Step aboard a real aircraft carrier. Or even take a day trip to Disneyland, just a short drive north to Anaheim.  Plus, you can save time and money with the multi-attraction Go San Diego card.  Purchase attractions tickets right here on this site, just click to buy tickets from the list below.  

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Must-See California Theme Parks & Attractions

San Diego is packed with great things to see and do including these top theme parks and attractions.

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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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SeaWorld San Diego

Spread across 190 acres on beautiful Mission Bay Park, SeaWorld is known for its amazing animals, interactive attractions, aquariums, rides, beautiful landscaping and education programs for all ages.

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Polar Bear Cam

May 18 - ongoing

Being at home doesn’t have to be a “bear” when you can catch all the action on the San Diego Zoo’s Polar Cam, and other live wildlife cams featuring animals at the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park. From their habitat to yours, these livestreaming video cams provide “being there” views of wildlife as they explore, eat, swing, roll, pounce, scratch, and play through their day.

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The Sea Monster Saloon

Jul 25, 2020

A fun and festive bar, the Sea Monster Saloon, sponsored by Pusser’s Rum will open 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. aboard Star of India Saturday, July 25, 2020

Maritime Museum general admission tickets purchased July 25 will include entrance to Sea Monster Saloon with drink purchases additional. For visitors only interested in visiting the new exhibit and Sea Monster Saloon, tickets for all ages are $10.00 per person. Cash bar available for 21 and up only.

Tickets can be purchased in advance online at sdmaritime.org or at the Museum ticket booths.

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LEGOLAND Water Park Season!

Mar 21 - ongoing

With slides to ride and rafts to build, the sun is always shining at the LEGOLAND and CHIMA Water Park!

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Penguin Cam

May 18 - ongoing

There’s always something exciting going on in the big Dan and Vi McKinney Penguin Habitat in Africa Rocks, home to a large colony of African penguins. The spacious Penguin Beach features a cobblestone beach, a gigantic 200,000-gallon saltwater pool, nesting areas, and rockwork that mimics the granite boulders found at Boulders Beach in South Africa. 

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Must-See California Theme Parks & Attractions

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Balboa Park, The Cultural Heart of San Diego

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SeaWorld San Diego

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Polar Bear Cam

May 18 - ongoing
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The Sea Monster Saloon

Jul 25, 2020
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LEGOLAND Water Park Season!

Mar 21 - ongoing
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Penguin Cam

May 18 - ongoing
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Stay Cool in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter!

San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter
Valid: Mar 12 - ongoing

Stay Cool in the heart of the city, surrounded by restaurants, nightlife & shopping. We’re 90 steps from PETCO Park, home of the San Diego Padres. And don’t miss ALTITUDE Sky Lounge...

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Save 10 Percent On Stays Of 2 Nights Or More

Ramada Gaslamp / Convention Center
Valid: Jul 2, 2019 - ongoing

Book a stay for at least 2 consecutive nights and receive a 10% discount off our best available rate!

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Save with Government & Military Special Rates

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego - SeaWorld
Valid: Feb 18, 2020 - ongoing

Qualified government employees and military personnel are eligible for special rates and offers. Federal Government and Military rate include daily $30 food & beverage credit and complimentary...

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