Beachside attitude, Big city excitement
With near perfect weather year-round, 70 miles of spectacular coastline, world-class attractions and a thriving urban core, complete with a sophisticated art, dining and nightlife scene, San Diego has earned the name California’s beach city.
Explore San Diego’s diverse coastal, urban and inland neighborhoods, each with its own flavor. Don’t miss sampling the areas signature Cali Baja cuisine or tasting one of the hundreds of craft beers and wines bottled in the region.
After a day at the beach or other outdoor adventure, head to the party downtown at one of the sizzling nightclubs or rooftop bars. If art and culture is your passion, you’ll find an exciting hub of creativity in San Diego. Often referred to as the “Smithsonian of the West,” Balboa Park features 17 museums, numerous galleries and performing arts venues as well as the San Diego Zoo.
It’s hard to find a better destination for families. Whether you love engaging with animals or thrill rides, building sandcastles or beach bonfires, there’s plenty to entertain the entire family from sun up to sun down. Happiness is calling from San Diego, it’s time to answer the call and start planning your vacation now.
What's New: 11 Reasons to Set Your Sights on San Diego
San Diego is a vibrant and evolving city, with new hotels, restaurants, and attractions opening every year. The nation’s 8th largest city, San Diego may be known for its great weather, beautiful beaches and laid-back residents, but this dynamic urban metropolis offers much more than lazy days on the sand.
From international food festivals to a top music festival and the world’s leading pop culture celebration, the following are just a few reasons why San Diego looks like a perfect vacation destination in 2020.