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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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Thanksgiving Buffet

Nov 28, 2019

Thanksgiving at the Bahia Resort Hotel showcases views of Mission Bay, live piano entertainment, and festive fare—including two carving stations, additional entrées such as salmon, pork loin and butternut squash ravioli, as well as savory sides and a wide array of traditionally seasonal desserts.

 

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San Diego Santa Run 5K and 1 Mile Race

Dec 14, 2019

Come out in your finest (or ugliest) Christmas attire as you take part in the annual San Diego Santa Run, a one-of-a-kind holiday experience.

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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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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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Thanksgiving Buffet

Nov 28, 2019
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San Diego Santa Run 5K and 1 Mile Race

Dec 14, 2019
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$3.00 off Wine Tasting

Gianni Buonomo Vintners
Valid: Mar 26 - ongoing

Simply mention San Diego Tourism or Sandiego.org and you can enjoy $3.00 off a complete 6-flight taste of award-winning Gianni Buonomo Vintners.

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La Valencia Hotel
Valid: Jan 9 - ongoing

Stay 3 nights and save 15% off the Best Available Rate Stay 5 nights and save 20% off the Best Available Rate Stay 7 nights and save 25% off the Best Available Rate

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Pacific Terrace Hotel
Valid: Aug 30, 2019 - ongoing

Book and pay in advance to take advantage of savings of 5 - 25% off of our Best Flexible Rate! Same room. Same view. BIG savings.

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