A Trip To San Diego Isn't Complete Without Visiting One Or More Of These 10 Best Attractions
You've decided to visit San Diego and just aren't sure what to do. Or, perhaps you live here and would like to explore the city more than you have in the past. Not to worry, 10Best is here to help you plan a fun-filled itinerary regardless of your age, budget or traveling companions.
San Diego is one of the most family-friendly tourist destinations out there. If you can pull your kids away from the gorgeous sandy beaches, take them to Sea World to enjoy Shamu, exciting rides and other outdoor fun. Have a LEGO enthusiast on your hands? Head up to LEGOLAND and neighboring SEALIFE Aquarium for a... Read more »
Local Expert Tip: "The best time to visit the Zoo is in the morning. The gorgeous vegetation shades many of the walking paths and the animals are typically active and sometimes enjoying breakfast. "
Local Expert Tip: "Download the new Balboa Park iPhone App which will tell you everything you need to know about visiting this historic area. Don't forget to duck into the gift shops for unique gifts all ages will enjoy."
Local Expert Tip: "If you can, visit on a weekday morning. Check to see if any ticket promotions are running prior to your visit. Also, Costco sells Sea World memberships at a discount (call to verify)."
Local Expert Tip: "LEGOLAND is best for kids ages 12 and under and completely fine for a half-day visit if you are short on time. SEA LIFE Aquarium has an average visit time of under an hour as well."
Local Expert Tip: "Going late in the day makes hot days bearable and the animals are more active than you might think at dinner time! Check the schedule before you go to see if there are any must-see behind the scenes activities happening on the day of your visit."
Local Expert Tip: "Volunteer museum docents are scattered throughout the ship and are enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge with Midway visitors."
Local Expert Tip: "If you plan to indulge in a margarita or two, remember the trolley can take you Downtown and to a few other nearby spots. Also, it can be crowded on the weekends here to call ahead or get there early to find a parking place."
Local Expert Tip: "Pedicabs for up to four people operate up and down the Embarcadero. Negotiate a price and enjoy San Diego's harbor views from a romantic carriage."
Local Expert Tip: "The ballpark is operated in an eco-friendly manner due to the Padres' commitment to green practices."
Local Expert Tip: "Plan to spend some time at the tide pools, one of the last and best-preserved rocky Intertidal areas open to the public, located below the Cabrillo Monument. "