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Don't Miss San Diego


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

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. 

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The only hard part is choosing what to do first.

There’s a San Diego attraction for every style of adventurer.   Plus, you can save time and money with a multi-attraction Southern California CityPass or a Go San Diego card. For in-person information, stop by San Diego's Visitor Information Centers, located on the San Diego Big Bay Embarcadero at Harbor Drive.  You can also advance purchase attractions tickets right here on this site, just click to buy tickets from the list below.  

Discount Attraction Packages

Purchase a Southern California CityPASS or Go San Diego Card for big savings on local attractions.

San Diego Attractions

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Save with Discount Passes to Local Attractions

CityPASS and GoCard offer discounts on multi-day packages for big savings. 


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.


SeaWorld San Diego

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


Legoland California


Fall in San Diego


LEGOLAND California Tours

Jun 16 - ongoing

Enjoy a day at Legoland with Five Star Tours!


Jungle Bells at the San Diego Zoo

Dec 9, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017

During Jungle Bells, the San Diego Zoo is transformed into a magical winter wonderland. Guests enjoy lighted animal sculptures, live animal presentations, festive music, holiday treats, storytelling, and, of course, Santa Claus.


LEGOLAND Brick-or-Treat Party Nights

Oct 1 - Oct 29, 2016

Brick-or-Treat Party Nights at LEGOLAND® California Resort is back with more Halloween excitement and extended Park open hours!


Kids Free in Oct at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016

Throughout October, kids receive free admission to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park! Join us, and let your wild ones meet ours.


Kids Free in Oct at San Diego Zoo

Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016

Throughout October, kids receive free admission to the San Diego Zoo! Join us, and let your wild ones meet ours.


Kids' New Years Eve at LEGOLAND

Dec 31, 2016

"Midnight" comes early for families at LEGOLAND California Resort, celebrating the New Year together without missing their bedtimes.


Deals just for you


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.


Kids Visit Free at SeaWorld San Diego

SeaWorld San Diego
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016

It's all about the kids at SeaWorld San Diego this October with offers including kids free admission to SeaWorld San Diego.


Kids Go Free at Cabrillo National Monument

Cabrillo National Monument
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016

Children 12/under receive free entry with paid admission of one adult with coupon at Valid for 2 children/paid adult. Does not apply on field trips, special exhibits/events. Cannot be combined with other offer/coupon.

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