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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 a multi-attraction Southern California CityPass or a 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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CityPASS and GoCard offer discounts on multi-day packages for big savings.

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San Diego Water Parks

San Diego is a water-loving town and in addition to 70 miles of beautiful coastline, the destination has built a handful of awesome water parks, providing fun alternatives to a beach day.

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SeaWorld San Diego

Feed and interact with white beluga whales at SeaWorld San Diego. 

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Legoland California

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Holiday Attraction Action

San Diego's world-class attractions get all decked out for the holidays with plenty of snow, lights, appearances by Santa, festive shows, music and more.

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San Diego Zoo Attraction Tours

Jun 16 - ongoing

Come enjoy a day at the World Famous San Diego Zoo with Five Star Tours!

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Sea World California Attraction Tours

Jun 16 - ongoing

Experience SeaWorld with its many attractions, shows and sea life exhibits with Five Star Tours.

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Holidays at LEGOLAND

Nov 25, 2016 - Jan 1, 2017

Experience the magic of the Holidays at LEGOLAND with music, twinkling lights, and nightly snow fall in Heartlake City. Enjoy live entertainment with LEGO Friends Live and a life-sized LEGO Brick Santa and Reindeer make the perfect family photo.

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LEGOLAND California Tours

Jun 16 - ongoing

Enjoy a day at Legoland with Five Star Tours!

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Jungle Bells at the San Diego Zoo

Dec 10, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017

Twinkling lights, festive foods, and merry performances transform the Zoo into a wild, glowing wonderland. Ride the Twinkle Light Trolley to tour an array of animal light sculptures, enjoy jingly, jazzy carols, acrobatic trampoline elves, and more. Plus, it is one more chance to see the larger-than-life centennial animal puppets of "The Journey" - lit up and aglow for the holidays in celebration of our 100th birthday. Join us for plenty of good cheer!

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SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration

Nov 19, 2016 - Jan 1, 2017

In our wintery, watery wonderland, you can enjoy amazing live shows, meet Christmas characters and bask in the glow of one million Christmas lights. SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration® is where the season meets the sea.

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Save $136 or more at 4 Famous Theme Parks

Southern California CityPASS
Valid: Jan 1 - ongoing

Save $136 or more with Southern California CityPASS - an admission card that gives you 1-day admission to SeaWorld San Diego and LEGOLAND California, PLUS a 3-day Park Hopper® ticket to Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure® Park.

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SeaWorld® All-Day Dining Package

Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa
Valid: Feb 5 - ongoing

Explore the wonders of marine life at SeaWorld® San Diego, just minutes from Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa. Enjoy over $90 in savings on your two night stay when you book our SeaWorld All-Day Dining Package.

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KIDS GO FREE with Paid Adult Ticket to LEGOLAND® California and SEA LIFE® Aquarium

LEGOLAND California
Valid: Oct 1 - Dec 25, 2016

One complimentary Child Ticket with each Adult Ticket.

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Southern California’s Best Discounts

Whether you are a seasoned traveler or striking out to explore the San Diego area for the first time, discounts on attraction admissions, dining and shopping can help make the trip more enjoyable and the money last longer, especially if you traveling as a family.

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San Diego's Water Wonderland

Mission Bay and the surrounding beaches is truly a water-lovers paradise.

If it's the water that you love there's no where in Southern California that gives you more choices to get out on the water and play.  From sailing and fishing, to surfing and tide pooling, you'll find it all here.  

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