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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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Farmers Insurance Open

Jan 26 - Jan 29, 2022

The PGA TOUR’s Farmers Insurance Open is played annually at the Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, home of the 2008 & 2021 U.S. Open. Mark your calendars now, because one of San Diego’s biggest events of the year returns January 26-29, 2022 at the iconic Torrey Pines Golf Course. We are excited to welcome fans back to the course for this year's tournament to experience San Diego's premiere social & golf event.  Don't miss out on the breathtaking views, world-class golf, and an unrivaled experience at Torrey Pines.

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San Salvador Sailing Adventure Package

Jan 5 - Mar 31, 2022

The Maritime Museum of San Diego is the only attraction to offer this popular day sail adventure experience aboard San Salvador, a replica of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo’s ship that arrived at the port we now call San Diego on September 28, 1542. These 4-hour Sailing Adventures are for people who love history and sailing. Few 21st Century people have sailed aboard a 16th Century galleon. You can become one of them. No sailing experience is required. An invaluable addition to your experience is the onboard historian who will explain how the San Salvador was sailed, navigated and defended. 

In addition to learning about the exploration of the West Coast, guests can assist the sail crew, enhancing their back-in-time experience.

Your tickets include general admission to visit the Museum fleet of ships and exhibits before your sail!

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The Ghosts of San Diego

Jan 27 - ongoing

The All-Ages Ghosts of San Diego Nightly Walking Ghost Tour will deliver a historically accurate yet spooky tour of San Diego, exploring several haunted sites and the ghosts of Old Town. A few infamous stops along the route include: La Casa de Estudillo, the first San Diego Courthouse, the Robinson Rose House, the Whaley House Museum, and the Cemetery of El Campo Santo.  

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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SeaWorld's Inside Look

Jan 8 - Jan 30, 2022

This unique event will take you behind the scenes and give you an inside look into what it takes to maintain a premier zoological institution like SeaWorld San Diego. Have you ever wondered what it takes to be on the SeaWorld Rescue Team? Curious to dive deep into the worlds of orcas, dolphins, sharks, and more? Hear and see, firsthand, what goes into providing world-class animal care from the people who do it every day.

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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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Farmers Insurance Open

Jan 26 - Jan 29, 2022
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San Salvador Sailing Adventure Package

Jan 5 - Mar 31, 2022
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The Ghosts of San Diego

Jan 27 - ongoing
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SeaWorld's Inside Look

Jan 8 - Jan 30, 2022
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PAJAMA PARTY WITH P.J. SALVAGE

Rancho Bernardo Inn
Valid: Jan 3 - Jan 31, 2022

Join us for a festive holiday sleepover in your PJs! We are partnering with luxury sleepwear brand, P.J. Salvage, for the ultimate pajama party! Celebrate the season with us and you’ll receive a...

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Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina
Valid: Dec 9, 2021 - ongoing

Book now and save 10% on your waterfront getaway. Enjoy three lagoon-style pools, ocean and bay views, onsite water activities including kayaking, paddleboarding, whale watching and more when you...

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Kids Eat Free

Rancho Bernardo Inn
Valid: Jan 4 - Mar 31, 2022

Enjoy a summer staycation at Rancho Bernardo Inn! Stay 2 nights and Kids 12 and under eat free in Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant or Cafe G! Minimum 2-night stay required. Includes...

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