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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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Bike the Bay

Aug 23, 2020

Experience Bike the Bay, a scenic bayside ride, and also enjoy a rare opportunity to ride over the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge.

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2020 Annual Over The Line Tournament

Jul 11 - Jul 19, 2020

The Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC) is calling all players, beach-goers, and sports enthusiasts to the biggest summer event in San Diego!

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San Diego Restaurant Week

Sep 27 - Oct 4, 2020

The Annual San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, September 27 through Sunday, October 4 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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PRIVATE SUNSET AND NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR

Jun 24, 2020 - ongoing

Learn how to capture the essence of the late-day light and magical nighttime beauty of America’s finest city, on an Instagrammable private photography tour. Whether mastering how to shoot our outstanding coastal scenery or our lit-up fairytale-like urban wonders, your private tour will be led personally by Julie Kremen, an award winning professional photographer and certified tour guide. Read the reviews and see why she is top-rated on TripAdvisor, and Yelp.

Julie works closely with you before the tour to nail down exactly what you want to concentrate on so you can get the most out of your experience. Contact us to book a private session, boost your shooting skills and make your friends say “Wow!” when they see your photos!

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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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Bike the Bay

Aug 23, 2020
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2020 Annual Over The Line Tournament

Jul 11 - Jul 19, 2020
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San Diego Restaurant Week

Sep 27 - Oct 4, 2020
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PRIVATE SUNSET AND NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR

Jun 24, 2020 - ongoing
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Accommodation

Plan Ahead To Paradise

Pacific Terrace Hotel
Valid: Jul 1 - ongoing

Ready to plan your summer stay in San Diego? Book your beachside getaway at the Pacific Terrace hotel at least 4 days in advance and take advantage of huge savings! Enjoy thoughtful amenities such as...

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Buy One, Get One 50% Off At The Dana This Summer!

The Dana on Mission Bay
Valid: Jul 1 - ongoing

Plan ahead to brighter days, with special savings at The Dana on Mission Bay. Buy one night, get the second night at 50% off on future travel dates through December 2020. Enjoy stunning room...

Venues

$3.00 off Wine Tasting

Gianni Buonomo Vintners
Valid: Mar 1 - 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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