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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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Red, White and BOOM! + Fireworks

Jul 4, 2022

The summer heats up at LEGOLAND with a star-spangled Fourth of July celebration, Red, White and BOOM!

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SeaWorld's Electric Ocean

Jun 4 - Aug 14, 2022

It’s a whole new park after dark during SeaWorld’s Electric Ocean. Immerse yourself in exotic worlds of light and music in this family-friendly event.

Enjoy ALL NEW experiences including the Cirque Neon World, an astounding theatrical production that features a mix of circus skills, dance, and world-beat music. Plus, join the interactive dance floor at Club Sea Glow featuring a DJ that will keep you moving all night, leading up to the Ignite fireworks finale.

After hours of illuminated excitement, end the night with the dazzling display from Laser Reef, featuring a canopy of lasers and a powerful soundtrack. Electric Ocean is a SeaWorld event for all ages and will easily be the brightest memory of your visit.

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Californian Tall Ship Adventure.

Feb 16 - ongoing

The Maritime Museum of San Diego invites you to join us for Tall Ship adventure sailing! This is a four-hour adventure history sail aboard the schooner Californian.
The Californian is a replica of a gold rush era revenue cutter and the Official Tall Ship of the State of California.

Arrive early to take in your general admission visit to the entire fleet and exhibits, then set sail! 

Join the crew in sailing a traditionally rigged tall ship! Passengers will be invited to haul a line, man the helm and watch the crew as they scamper up and down the rigging to set and furl the sails. Listen as the Californian’s crew relates the history of sailing and exploration in San Diego, tales of whaling and sea otter trade, local sea battles, the art of ship’s gunnery, life at sea and more.

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The Specters & Sinners San Diego

Jan 25 - ongoing

The Adult-Only Specters & Sinners Nightly Walking Ghost Tour will showcase San Diego's former red light district, the Stingaree, and the history that lies within. This tour will also dive deep into some of San Diego's downtown hauntings, while also exploring some of the city's most famous serial killers. Enjoy seeing the Tivoli Bar & Grill, the Lazy Hippo (Quong Building), the Horton Grand Hotel, and the Montijo Building just to name a few.

Ghost City Tours are guaranteed to raise the hairs on the back of your neck as you stroll through the dark & haunted sides of San Diego's rich history.

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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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Red, White and BOOM! + Fireworks

Jul 4, 2022
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SeaWorld's Electric Ocean

Jun 4 - Aug 14, 2022
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Californian Tall Ship Adventure.

Feb 16 - ongoing
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The Specters & Sinners San Diego

Jan 25 - ongoing
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Capri by the Sea
Valid: Nov 30, 2021 - ongoing

Stay with us and become a True-Blue Perks member. Returning Guests get an extra 10% off our lowest rate and other goodies. When you book directly with All Seasons Resort Lodging, you'll always get the...

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Bay, Breakfast & Bubbles Package

Humphreys Half Moon Inn
Valid: Jul 20, 2021 - ongoing

Enjoy an evening in one of our inviting guest rooms and start the day right with breakfast for two in our award winning restaurant. Indulge in our house favorite breakfast items, such as the...

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Four Points by Sheraton San Diego Downtown
Valid: Mar 14 - May 31, 2022

Dreaming of a San Diego getaway? The Four Points San Diego Downtown is offering a Park & Stay package to help you re-discover the joy of America's Finest City! Join us at the Four Points and...

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