Fun Things to Do in and Around San Diego, California
Located on the Pacific Coast of California, San Diego is a vibrant city that has something for everyone. You'll find a plethora of attractions that range from historic sites and museums to convention centers, sports stadiums and many outdoor activities. Catching a game at PETCO park, attending a conference at the Convention Center, going for an invigorating jog along the paths of Mission Bay Park, or hiking one of the many trails at Mission Trails Regional Park? You'll find these, and so much more, just a short drive away from the Lamplighter Inn & Suites. Book a stay with us and explore the best that San Diego has to offer.
Get up close and personal with fun and lively marine wildlife including Killer Whales, Walruses, and Dolphins at SeaWorld. Enjoy thrilling rides, family adventures and guided tours and make a day of it.
Situated next to Balboa Park downtown, the 100-acre San Diego Zoo is home to over 3,500 animals from around the globe. A popular family-friendly destination, the Zoo features everything from animal exhibits and shows to special events and educational programs.
Host your exhibitions, trade shows, performing arts fair, and private conventions at the city's central meeting venue. Featuring incredible panoramic views of San Diego Bay with five-star service, the convention center is at the heart of all the bayside action.
Take a tour of the world's largest naval aviation museum built out of an aircraft carrier from the Cold War! Spread over 60 different exhibits, the entrance ticket to the USS Midway Museum gives you access to real fighter aircrafts, flight simulators, and its very own theatre. Discount tickets at the front desk.