7 days in San Diego Itinerary

7 days in San Diego Itinerary

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San Diego

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Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
You'll get in some beach time at La Jolla Cove and Mission Beach Park. Attractions like Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Oceanside Pier in Oceanside (about 1h 05 min away). And it doesn't end there: meet the residents at San Diego Zoo, admire the landmark architecture of Marston House Museum, steep yourself in history at Mormon Battalion Historic Site, and visit a coastal fixture at Old Point Loma Lighthouse.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego trip planner.

In December in San Diego, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 51°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

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Oceanside Pier
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La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

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