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San DiegoUnited States of America

Come to San Diego and enjoy its zoo, oceanfront, and beaches.

Seaside views, a must-see zoo, and top sights from Petco Park to Seaport Village—discover San Diego, a historic destination also famous for its port.

Where to stay in San Diego

Seaport Village featuring a bay or harbor

Downtown San Diego

4.5/5Wonderful!(8,480 area reviews)

Port of San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal are a few top attractions in Downtown San Diego. Hop around the city on the metro at America Plaza Trolley Station or County Center - Little Italy Station and check out the area's fantastic nightlife, fascinating museums, and beautiful waterfront views.

Downtown San Diego
Pacific Beach Park showing a beach

Pacific Beach

4/5Very Good!(1,410 area reviews)

The stunning beaches and fantastic nightlife are just a few highlights of Pacific Beach. Make a stop by Mission Bay or Mission Beach while you're exploring the area.

Pacific Beach
Gaslamp Quarter showing signage, night scenes and street scenes

Gaslamp Quarter

Fantastic nightlife and popular shops are a few of the things travelers enjoy most about Gaslamp Quarter. A visit to San Diego Repertory Theater or Lyceum Theatre is also recommended, and you can jump aboard the metro at Gaslamp Quarter Station to get around town.

Gaslamp Quarter
Enjoying one of the incredible sunsets in Ocean Beach, San Diego.... and these guys rock up to complete the shot!
#BeachBound #firetwirler #sunsetsfordays

Ocean Beach

4/5Very Good!(288 area reviews)

Ocean Beach is known for its stunning beaches, and with sights like Ocean Beach Pier and Ocean Beach Park, you won't get bored spending a day wandering around this part of San Diego.

Ocean Beach
Finally made it here, too bad they lost...

Mission Valley

4/5Very Good!(4,982 area reviews)

Known for its stunning beaches and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Mission Valley. Check out top attractions like Hotel Circle and SDCCU Stadium, and jump on the metro at Mission Valley Center Station or Hazard Center Station to see more of the city.

Mission Valley
Maritime Museum of San Diego featuring a bay or harbor

Little Italy

Little Italy is popular for its captivating waterfront views. Explore top sights like Waterfront Park and Maritime Museum of San Diego, and you can get around town on the metro at County Center - Little Italy Station.

Little Italy

Top Hotels in San Diego

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Bahia Resort Hotel
Bahia Resort Hotel
3.5 out of 5
998 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA
The price is ¥17,145 per night

Nestled on the beach, this Central Mission Beach resort is within a 10-minute walk of Mission Bay, Belmont Park, and Mission Beach. SeaWorld and Pacific Beach ...

4.1/5Very Good! (6,544 reviews)

"The rescued seal area was a nice surprise. Whole place was nice. Only thing I didn’t like was leaving!"…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Bahia Resort Hotel
Catamaran Resort and Spa
Catamaran Resort and Spa
4 out of 5
3999 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA
The price is ¥18,229 per night

Located in Crown Point, this beachfront resort is on the boardwalk and within 3 mi (5 km) of Pacific Beach Park, Belmont Park, and Mission Bay Park. SeaWorld ...

4.2/5Excellent! (3,443 reviews)

"It was all great. Service and the view can’t be beat!"…"

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Catamaran Resort and Spa
Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Mission Valley Stadium
Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Mission Valley Stadium
3 out of 5
3805 Murphy Canyon Rd, San Diego, CA
The price is ¥8,637 per night

Located in Kearny Mesa, this hotel is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from SDCCU Stadium and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala. Fashion Valley Mall and ...

3.9/5Very Good! (758 reviews)

"This king room was Nice big room, clean and updated . Starbucks k cups available for coffee!"…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Mission Valley Stadium

Popular places to visit in San Diego

SeaWorld
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SeaWorld

4.5/5(2,419 reviews)

Animal interaction, entertaining rides and informative exhibits are all on offer at this family favorite destination. 

San Diego Zoo
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San Diego Zoo

4.5/5(3,564 reviews)

See nature up-close and personal at one of the country’s largest and most educational zoos.

Hotel Circle
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Hotel Circle

4/5(1,392 reviews)

Enjoy a trip to Hotel Circle, a well-known attraction in San Diego. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the top-notch restaurants while you're in the area.

Mission Beach
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Mission Beach

4.5/5(4,941 reviews)

A favorite vacation spot for 100 years, this seaside village combines old-fashioned charm with modern amenities.

Mission Bay
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Mission Bay

4.5/5(2,379 reviews)

Mingle with eccentric locals at bohemian beaches, soak up the sun on a Jet Ski and fish from marshy islands at San Diego’s premier water park.

San Diego Convention Center
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San Diego Convention Center

4.5/5(1,294 reviews)

Find out what's happening at San Diego Convention Center during your trip—a top convention center in San Diego. Make time to visit the area's well-known zoo, or simply enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Top things to do in San Diego

USS Midway Museum with Skip-the-Line Entry
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USS Midway Museum with Skip-the-Line Entry

96% of travellers recommend
¥2,792
Per adult
Go San Diego All-Inclusive: Over 55 Attractions in 1 Pass
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Go San Diego All-Inclusive: Over 55 Attractions in 1 Pass

72% of travellers recommend
¥10,660
Per adult
Dine, Dance & Cruise on the San Diego Bay
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Dine, Dance & Cruise on the San Diego Bay

86% of travellers recommend
¥12,820
Per adult
San Diego SEAL Tour by Land & Sea
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San Diego SEAL Tour by Land & Sea

90% of travellers recommend
¥4,522
Per adult
City Harbor Sightseeing Cruise
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City Harbor Sightseeing Cruise

92% of travellers recommend
¥3,015
Per adult
Patriot Jet Boat Sightseeing Ride
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Patriot Jet Boat Sightseeing Ride

92% of travellers recommend
¥3,426
Per adult

Reviews of San Diego

4.6

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
11038
5 - Excellent 62.375678119349004%
4 - Good
5638
4 - Good 31.86030741410488%
3 - Okay
841
3 - Okay 4.75248643761302%
2 - Disappointing
112
2 - Disappointing 0.6329113924050633%
1 - Terrible
67
1 - Terrible 0.37861663652802896%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 1, 2020

We love San Diego !

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 27, 2020

Weather was nice!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 26, 2020

We definitely enjoyed the dig beach and the tide pools

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 25, 2020

Beautiful city, would def come visit another time. I just wish I went with someone else so I could enjoy my time better.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 24, 2020

Beautiful climate.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 24, 2020

My favorite city! Beautiful weather. Bike everywhere! Liberty Station was wonderful as was Little Italy and of course Coronado.

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