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San Diego Sights

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Ranked #1 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Museums; Military Museums; Ships; Specialty 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 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Cemeteries; Landmarks
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Ranked #3 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Beaches; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; State Parks; Hiking Trails; Historic Walking Areas
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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Mount Soledad (La Jolla)
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Ranked #4 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #5 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Geologic Formations; Historic Walking Areas
A lookout point above San Diego Bay and home of the Cabrillo monument.
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Ranked #6 of 91 Sights & Landmarks 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 #7 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #8 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #9 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #10 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Ships; Specialty 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 #12 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Bridges; Landmarks
A beautiful bridge connecting San Diego to Coronado.
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Ranked #13 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
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Salk Institute (La Jolla)
Ranked #14 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #15 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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 #16 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Missions; Landmarks
Owner description: Located in the Mission Valley section of San Diego, this historic mission was founded by Father Junipero Serra, who started a... more » Owner description: Located in the Mission Valley section of San Diego, this historic mission was founded by Father Junipero Serra, who started a string of 21 missions along the California coast. « less
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Ranked #17 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #18 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; State Parks
Historic site in downtown San Diego that recreates life in the Mexican and early American periods of 1821 to 1872.
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Ranked #19 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #20 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #21 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
Owner description: This walkway along San Diego's waterfront gives visitors great views of downtown and a chance to choose from many restaurants... more » Owner description: This walkway along San Diego's waterfront gives visitors great views of downtown and a chance to choose from many restaurants along the way. « less
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Ranked #22 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Malls; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

Seaport Village is a 14 acre waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment complex recreating a harbor side setting of a century ago. It includes 54 one- of-a-kind shops, 13... more »

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Ranked #23 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
A scenic promenade next to the ocean that offers a wide selection of markets, stores, restaurants and special services.
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Ranked #24 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Fashionable streets in La Jolla that offer expensive shops, boutiques, art galleries and elegant restaurants.
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Ranked #25 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #26 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Owner description: A city landmark located inside San Diego's Balboa Park, this 200-foot tower announces its presence every fifteen minutes with... more » Owner description: A city landmark located inside San Diego's Balboa Park, this 200-foot tower announces its presence every fifteen minutes with a carol of chimes. « less
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Ranked #27 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Shops
Owner description: A 16-block national historic district that offers visitors a variety of restaurants and shops, as well as an eyeful of... more » Owner description: A 16-block national historic district that offers visitors a variety of restaurants and shops, as well as an eyeful of Victorian architecture. « less
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Ranked #28 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
This bustling walking area on the east side of Balboa Park is home to many museums.
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Ranked #29 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Biking Trails; Historic Walking Areas
Biking, jogging and skating on San Diego's scenic waterfront path is popular with tourists and locales alike.
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OEX La Jolla (La Jolla)
Ranked #30 of 91 Sights & Landmarks in San Diego
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: The 5th Biggest Tourist Attraction in America's Finest City! Come Kayak, Dive, Surf, Snorkel or SUP with OEX La Jolla and you... more » Owner description: The 5th Biggest Tourist Attraction in America's Finest City! Come Kayak, Dive, Surf, Snorkel or SUP with OEX La Jolla and you will see why! « less
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