Things to do in Downtown San Diego



Whether you're ready to rock the downtown nightlife, enjoy a romantic evening in San Diego, or party with friends in your private suite, we have the place. Choose from an elegant, urban retreat in one of our studios, a sophisticated rocker vibe in the stylishly comfortable Hard Rock Suites, or the custom design of our exclusive Rock Star Suites. Your spot for luxury city escapes in San Diego is at Hard Rock Hotel.

San Diego Them Park Seaworld

San Diego SeaWorld

Come celebrate the wonders of the sea at SeaWorld® San Diego. Experience the Shamu® show, One Ocean®, and thrilling rides like Journey To Atlantis®, Shipwreck Rapids® and Wild Arctic®. Join Elmo and his friends at the Sesame Street Bay of Play® featuring family-friendly rides.

San Diego Theme Parks Zoo

San Diego Zoo

An urban paradise for all ages, the San Diego Zoo is a must-see in Southern California, with more than 4,000 rare and fascinating animals. See giant pandas, Komodo dragons, gorillas, tigers, flamingos, polar bears, and many more. Visit their 25 koalas in the brand-new Australian Outback!

San Diego Parks Safari Park

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Step into an adventure like no other at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park! Your exciting safari experience includes seeing herds of rhinos, giraffes, antelope, zebras, and more roaming natural habitats, a choice of guided safari expeditions, and beautiful walking trails to see exotic animals up close. Jambo!

San Dieog Theme Parks - Legoland

LEGOLAND® California Resort

Emmet, Wyldstyle, Benny, MetalBeard and UniKitty are back in the all-new The LEGO® Movie™ 4D A New Adventure and it's showing only at LEGOLAND®. LEGOLAND California Resort has more than 60 rides, shows and attractions including the new LEGO NINJAGO® The Ride.

San Diego USS Midway

USS Midway Museum

Create a once in a lifetime memory exploring the USS Midway, the longest-serving U.S. Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th century! Imagine living aboard a floating city at sea with 4,500 shipmates, by exploring galleys, officer’s country, sleeping quarters, and the 4 acre flight deck.

San Diego Old Town Trolly

Old Town Trolley Tours of San Diego

Two hour, fully narrated sightseeing tours of America's Finest City and Coronado. The trolley makes 11 stops so you can disembark along the way and enjoy Old Town, Seaport Village, USS Midway, Horton Plaza, Balboa Park, Coronado Ferry Landing, and the San Diego Zoo.

San Diego Theme City Pass

Southern California CityPASS®

Experience a whole lot of fun under the Southern California sun and save 29% off main entrance prices! One low price gets you admission to four exciting attractions; LEGOLAND®, SeaWorld®, and of course a 3-Day Disneyland® Resort Park Hopper® Ticket for entrance into Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure® Park.


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