Great Attractions in San Diego
The largest one-day street fair in the nation is held right outside San Diego in Crlsbad, California. The Carlsbad Fall Village Faire is a great opportunity for holiday shopping or simply a day of fun with the family. More than 900 vendors will be selling clothing, accessories, antiques, jewelry, plants, and much more. The international food court hosts more than 50 food vendors. There are also plenty of activities for kids: games, slides, rock climbing, face painting, and arts and crafts. The Fall Village Faire is November 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Learn about the mysteries of the sea at SeaWorld, the world-famous marine attraction. Thrill rides, shows, and ocean exhibits combine for an unforgettable experience. Meet the famous orca Shamu, be dazzled by the spectacle of Blue Horizons, and ride the thrilling Journey to Atlantis roller coaster. Touch a dolphin, count the teeth on a shark, and see dozens of exhibits with beautiful and fascinating sea creatures.
San Diego Zoo
The San Diego Zoo is world-famous for its huge variety of animals and realistic habitats. More than 800 species are housed at the zoo in zones that range from Polar Rim to Outback and Lost Forest, demonstrating the remarkable diversity of habitats across the globe. The zoo is also home to many exotic plants, making the animal habitats more realistic and the showcase of global biodiversity more complete. Click here to see more:
Safari Park at San Diego Zoo
If you’d like to get up close and personal with the denizens of the zoo, then the Safari Park is perfect for you. Walk through diverse “safari” habitats ranging from grasslands and steppe to wetlands, and get a great view of exotic animals like elephants, cheetahs, lions, and giraffes.
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