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Beaches & Bays

70 miles of glorious coastline is San Diego's signature attraction

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Discover the best beaches for families and off-leash dogs, beaches coveted by the world’s top surfers and the best beaches for bonfires, bike rides, tide pooling and more.  So grab your beach towels, slather on the sunscreen, and get out to explore some of the finest beaches and bays in the world.

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San Diego 24-mile Bike Route

Palm trees and the sun-soaked coastline make the Bayshore Bikeway an iconic ride, and a must if you’re looking for a memorable cycling outing during your stay in San Diego.

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7 Ways to Make a Splash in San Diego

Dive into these 7 big, bright water-related San Diego adventures

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Where to Surf in San Diego

If you already know how to surf, you'll find a variety of different of waves and conditions along San Diego's 70 miles of open ocean coastline to suit your individual style.

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San Diego Dog Beaches and Off Leash Dog Parks

Find dog-friendly beaches and off leash dog parks in San Diego that are great for your dog to perfect its doggy-paddle, play fetch, or have a snore-fest on the warm sand.

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San Diego Bay Parade of Lights

Dec 8 - Dec 15, 2019

The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is a time-honored holiday tradition with more than 80 boats lavishly decorated sailing by the shores for all to see.

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San Diego Restaurant Week

Jan 19 - Jan 26, 2020

The Annual San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, January 19 through Sunday, January 26 for a delicious dining experience! With more than 180 participating restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County, you’re sure to find the perfect place to satisfy any craving.

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Birch Aquarium’s Perspectives Lecture: Shark Geek

Jan 13, 2020

Dovi Kacev, Scripps Oceanography Professor


Shark Geek: A window into shark movement in Southern California

Sharks have long fascinated the public. While popular media has often promoted images of large, aggressive predators, most sharks are not dangerous to people and moreover are a vital part of many healthy ocean ecosystems. Join Teaching Professor Dovi Kacev for an illuminating journey into the Southern California Bight to learn about the sharks that make our offshore region their home.


Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Member/Public: Free/$8

Students/Teachers: $5

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Bubbly and Brunch with Champagne Billecart-Salmon

Dec 15, 2019

San Diego’s beachfront hotel invites all brunch-goers to JRDN for a Festive Bubbly and Brunch on Sunday, Dec. 15 featuring Champagne Billecart-Salmon.  Located on the Pacific Beach boardwalk, JRDN is the perfect spot to sip on champagne while taking in the beautiful Pacific views. With bubbly in hand and the ocean in sight, guests will enjoy a four-course brunch prepared by Executive Chef David Warner and paired perfectly with bubbles from Champagne Billecart-Salmon. The brunch experience with wine pairings costs $89 per person and includes tax and gratuity. Seating is limited so reserve your seat by visiting https://www.t23hotel.com/play/events/festive-bubbly-brunch/

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San Diego 24-mile Bike Route

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7 Ways to Make a Splash in San Diego

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Where to Surf in San Diego

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San Diego Dog Beaches and Off Leash Dog Parks

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What's On

San Diego Bay Parade of Lights

Dec 8 - Dec 15, 2019
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San Diego Restaurant Week

Jan 19 - Jan 26, 2020
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Birch Aquarium’s Perspectives Lecture: Shark Geek

Jan 13, 2020
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Bubbly and Brunch with Champagne Billecart-Salmon

Dec 15, 2019
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Group & Charter Transportation

10% off for Senior Citizens

Five Star Tours & Charter Bus Company
Valid: Feb 8 - ongoing

Our special offer is for our very special seniors that visit our city of San Diego. Enjoy 10% off any of our exciting tours in San Diego.  We offer a wide selection of activities from daily...

Spas & Wellness

Mimosa Mondays Offer

Spa At The Del - Hotel Del Coronado
Valid: Sep 11 - ongoing

Spa at The Del is a coastal sanctuary that taps into the healing power of the sea. Relax into ocean-inspired treatments that will soothe your mind, body and soul. Men and women enjoy separate...

Event Planners

Referral Discount

Fit City Adventures
Valid: Feb 19 - ongoing

Refer a new customer to Fit City Adventures and you will receive a 10% discount on your current or future activity when they book and complete an event.  They will also receive the 10% discount...

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