While staying in Southern California, a day trip to San Diego is a must!
San Diego is bursting with world-famous attractions the whole family will love — check out this one-day itinerary designed to ensure you get the most out of your visit.
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. | Breakfast: Enjoy a classic breakfast in Hillcrest at the Snooze Eatery—just minutes away from the San Diego Zoo. Here you’ll enjoy a friendly, laid-back atmosphere and a variety of breakfast options from Blueberry Danish Pancakes to breakfast tacos.
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | San Diego Zoo: A visit to San Diego isn’t complete without experiencing one of Southern California’s biggest attractions . At the San Diego Zoo, you can witness more than 3,000 animals in a beautifully landscaped setting.
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | Lunch: Just steps away from the famous Balboa Park is The Balboa Bar and Grill. Here you can enjoy a variety of hand-crafted burgers, sandwiches, and salads. A great way to refuel after a morning at the zoo.
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Balboa Park: Take your pick of 17 world class museums to explore. From the museum of Photographic Arts to the San Diego Air and Space museum—you’ll be sure to find something that peeks your interests.
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | Explore Downtown & Eat Dinner: Discover San Diego’s Urban Side! Downtown San Diego is lined with modern architecture and Victorian-Aged buildings. With several places to eat, shop, and explore it’s the perfect way to end your day in San Diego.