Day Trips From San Diego
Active Outdoors: Hiking, Biking, Water Play
Discover places where you can climb a rock or a peak, zip around on a Segway, rollerblade, kayak or play at the beach.
Arts, Architecture, Science and the Unusual
Explore history, watch Olympic athletes in training, run around an aircraft carrier or go behind the scenes at the baseball park.
You know the kind we mean - so cute you might want to hug them and so charmingly unpretentious that you don't whether to tell everyone you know about them or keep them to yourself.
A day out for the whole family: best beaches, museums, sights and parks.
Great for a rainy day or a hot one.
Lunch, Brunch and Foodie Destinations
Find some great places for a relaxing brunch, a picnic with fresh oysters, a burger with a view or the finest wines and artisan foods.
The prettiest spots to take in the view or pull out the camera.
Pack a picnic an hop in the car for some great backroad drives.
Rest and Relax
Day spas, hot springs and resorts.
Seasonal Events, Festivals and Things to Do
Whether it's Christmas or the Fourth of July, a food festival or a blossom trail, this is where you'll find things that only happen once a year.
A few places a little more fun than the local mall or shopping center.
Vacation Side Trips
This is where you'll find general information about visiting Palm Springs, Death Valley, Hollywood and other places in the San Diego area.