San Diego is a magical city unlike anywhere else in the world. Featuring world-renowned beaches, adventure sports, activities and food galore, your options are truly endless in this city. Once you knock out everything on this bucket list, you’ll be completely engrained in all of the amazing things that America’s Finest City has to offer.


San Diego offers a wide array of hiking options for those who love getting active outdoors. Whether you prefer a coastal hike like Torrey Pines or want to head to the desert at Anzo-Borrega, you’ll fall in love with all of the natural beauty that San Diego has to offer.

☐Torrey Pines

☐Three Sisters Falls

☐Anza-Borrego Palm Spring Oasis

☐Devil’s Punchbowl

☐Potato Chip Rock


Known for iconic beaches, you’ll never grow tired of exploring all of the waterfront nature that San Diego has to offer. From tidepools to monster cliffs, take time getting to know the variety of beach landscapes that San Diego has to offer up and down the coast.

☐Cabrillo National Monument

☐Black’s Beach

☐Windansea Beach

☐Beach Camping @ San Elijo

☐Sunset Cliffs

☐Pacific Beach

☐Mission Beach

☐Ocean Beach


Adventure never ends in San Diego, which is what keeps people constantly coming back for more. Whether you like to explore nature, wander around museums, or prefer browsing the local produce at the Farmer’s Market, your options are endless.

☐Sunset Yoga at Law Street Park in Pacific Beach

☐La Jolla Swings

☐Full Moon Drum Circle @ Black’s Beach

☐Rent A Boat in Mission Bay

☐Go Tide Pool Hunting

☐One of the Many Farmer’s Markets

☐Self-Realization Meditation Gardens in Encinitas

☐Queen Califas Magical Circle in Escondido

☐Belmont Amusement Park in Mission Beach

☐Site See at Balboa Park

☐Free Museum Tuesday’s

☐Visit The World-Renowned Zoo

☐Hit Up Birch Aquarium

☐Try A Watersport

☐Go Paragliding At Black’s Beach

☐Make A Trip To Tijuana, Mexico

Food & Drinks

Who doesn’t love food and/or drinks? San Diego boasts a unique food and drink scene. Sip coffee surrounded by kitties or head to a super-secret “speakeasy”. Whatever your style is, you have a variety of uniquely San Diego food and drink experiences you can’t get anywhere else.

☐Visit The Cat Cafe

☐Noble Experiment

☐Coin Op

☐7 Grand Whiskey Bar

☐El Camino

☐Craft and Commerce

☐Crack Shack Chicken

San Diego is known as “America’s Finest City” – all for good reason. Just look at all the fun experiences we can partake in on any day of the week! Which of these top your bucket list?

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