San Diego’s downtown district has many attractions and activities to enjoy, most of which are within a couple blocks of each other. Strap on your favorite walking shoes and explore downtown San Diego. Here are some fun things you can do to enjoy the sunny San Diego weather:
- Take a walk along the San Diego Bay. Along the Embarcadero, you’ll be mesmerized by the gentle waves hitting the rocks and the seagulls flying in the air. Located on the bay is the San Diego Maritime Museum, featuring various tall ships including the iconic Star of India. A little further down is the USS Midway aircraft carrier and the shops of Seaport Village.
- Walk around the Gaslamp Quarter. Many of San Diego’s most unique and eclectic neighborhoods are located downtown, most notably Little Italy and the Gaslamp Quarter. In these neighborhoods, there is a wide selection of restaurants and shops to check out.
- Catch a baseball game. What better way to take in the beautiful outdoors than to watch the Padres play at Petco Park. If you don’t want to watch an entire game, check out the Park’s at the Park and lounge with your family, play on the miniature baseball diamond and enjoy a few ballpark snacks. For additional dining options near the Padres Stadium, click here.
The perfect year-round weather of San Diego makes every day a great opportunity to explore the area’s top attractions. To make the most of your vacation, find the best cheap hotels in San Diego downtown and use your savings for visiting the area’s theme parks, attractions and beautiful outdoor venues!