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Ranked #1 of 193 attractions in San Diego
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Category: ; Military Museums; Ships; Specialty Museums; Museums

The USS Midway Museum is a real naval aircraft carrier that served in the United States Navy for 47 years.  Large and very impressive, it has real jets and real airplanes up on... more »

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Ranked #2 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Cemeteries; Cultural
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Ranked #3 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Beaches; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; State Parks; Hiking Trails; Outdoors
Owner description: Although this park is located within San Diego's city limits, it remains one of the wildest landscapes along the Southern... more » Owner description: Although this park is located within San Diego's city limits, it remains one of the wildest landscapes along the Southern California coast, with miles of unspoiled beaches, chaparral, elegant Torrey Pine trees and a lagoon vital to many species of migrating birds. « less
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Ranked #4 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 193 attractions in San Diego
One of the nation's top regional theaters, the Old Globe continues to draw more than 300,000 people annually.
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Mount Soledad (La Jolla)
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Ranked #6 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
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Ranked #7 of 193 attractions in San Diego
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Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: Considered one of America's best, this famous zoo is home to some of the rarest animals in the world including giant pandas... more » Owner description: Considered one of America's best, this famous zoo is home to some of the rarest animals in the world including giant pandas and koalas. Visitors explore animal habitats organized into 10 bioclimatic zones, from arctic tundra to rainforest. « less
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La Jolla Cove (La Jolla)
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Ranked #8 of 193 attractions in San Diego
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Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Owner description: San Diego's most desirable spot for swimming, diving and snorkeling. The water is calm and the cove is ecologically... more » Owner description: San Diego's most desirable spot for swimming, diving and snorkeling. The water is calm and the cove is ecologically protected. There is also a world famous dive site that is located in the La Jolla ecological preserve. « less
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Ranked #9 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Geologic Formations; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Outdoors
A lookout point above San Diego Bay and home of the Cabrillo monument.
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La Jolla Shores (La Jolla)
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Ranked #10 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Neighborhoods; Beaches; Outdoors
Mile-long beach features gentle waves during the summer months, making this spot a prime spot for novice scuba divers.
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Ranked #11 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Outdoors
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Ranked #12 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Owner description: Stately monument honoring Cabrillo, discoverer of San Diego Bay, is located in Point Loma that overlooks the city and the... more » Owner description: Stately monument honoring Cabrillo, discoverer of San Diego Bay, is located in Point Loma that overlooks the city and the Bay. « less
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Ranked #13 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #14 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Ranked #15 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Windansea Beach (La Jolla)
Ranked #16 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
A famous beach for surfing.
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Ranked #17 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Ships; Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: Welcome aboard our floating compilation of adventure and history! Admission to the "Maritime Museum of San Diego" grants you... more » Owner description: Welcome aboard our floating compilation of adventure and history! Admission to the "Maritime Museum of San Diego" grants you access to one of the world's finest collections of historic sea vessels. Once on board our museum ships, you will find that we offer something for people of all ages. You not only get to explore our ships and submarines, the museum displays permanent and temporary exhibits on art, maritime history, commerce and exploration. We also offer guided tours and host family friendly events regularly. Historic bay cruises run daily and can be added on to the price of admission for an extra nominal fee. There is no better way to spend the day than on the bay! « less
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Ranked #18 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Theater on the UC San Diego campus.
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Ranked #19 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Bridges; Landmarks
A beautiful bridge connecting San Diego to Coronado.
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Ranked #20 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: Over 1,200 tropical and flowering varieties of plants are to be found beneath the domed, wooden-lath structure of the... more » Owner description: Over 1,200 tropical and flowering varieties of plants are to be found beneath the domed, wooden-lath structure of the Botanical Building. « less
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Salk Institute (La Jolla)
Ranked #21 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #22 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Owner description: The Spreckels Organ and San Diego Civic Organist, Dr. Carol Williams. This organ with 4,518 pipes, was a gift from the... more » Owner description: The Spreckels Organ and San Diego Civic Organist, Dr. Carol Williams. This organ with 4,518 pipes, was a gift from the Spreckels brothers to the city of San Diego on January 1, 1914. Come visit for a free concert every Sunday at 2pm and afterwards you are invited inside the building to view the pipe chambers and historic photo gallery. « less
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Ranked #23 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
One of the world's largest model railroad museums features a scale model railway that replicates San Diego's tracks.
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Ranked #24 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #25 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Cultural
Owner description: You don't have to be enrolled to appreciate the vast green lawns of this major university, which is home to the Mingei... more » Owner description: You don't have to be enrolled to appreciate the vast green lawns of this major university, which is home to the Mingei International Museum of World Art. « less
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Ranked #26 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Along with Pacific Beach and Ocean Beach, Mission Beach forms the coastline of San Diego.
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Ranked #27 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #28 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Islands; Resort Communities; Outdoors
Owner description: Two scenic islands in San Diego bay that offer a variety of restaurants, hotels and water sports such as scuba and fishing... more » Owner description: Two scenic islands in San Diego bay that offer a variety of restaurants, hotels and water sports such as scuba and fishing excursions. « less
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Ranked #29 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #30 of 193 attractions in San Diego
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Amusement/ Theme Parks; Water Parks; Aquariums; Amusement Parks
Owner description: SeaWorld takes you on a one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist beyond the ocean's door. A place where up-close... more » Owner description: SeaWorld takes you on a one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist beyond the ocean's door. A place where up-close encounters connect you to the energy, excitement and mystery of the sea and sea life. A world of fascinating days, captivating nights and exhilarating adventure. Plus, Sesame Street presents Lights, Camera, Imagination!, a new 4-D movie and the all-new Sesame Street Bay of Play, an all-new play area with three family-friendly rides. « less
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