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Where To Go

San Diego Bay has so much to explore. Get your adventure started today.


Biking at Coronado

Explore San Diego Bay Like Never Before

San Diego Bay has plenty of wow factors. A beautiful golden hour paired with a walk along the waterfront, dining with a view, or even a quick staycation on the bay hits a little different. Do it all without ever losing sight of the water.


Explore San Diego Bay - Virtually!


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Mother pushing son in swing at Pepper Park

Experience New Adventures!

There is nothing like recentering with views of San Diego Bay. Plan your adventure and go to these great places on San Diego Bay!

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Plan a Waterfront Getaway

Pack your bags, it’s time to stay and play at the San Diego Bay waterfront. Whether you need a few hours, one night, or a few days, you deserve some time away with a short and sweet getaway! A visit will give you just the break you need to discover fun adventures along the water’s edge.

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Casa Del Mar Pool


Friends enjoying drinks and food at Mike Hess Brewing Company

Discover Hidden Gems Along San Diego Bay

Whether you’ve been in San Diego for five years or 30 years, there is always something new to see, do, and explore along the Port of San Diego's dynamic San Diego Bay. Be amazed by unique sights, sounds and flavors across 34 miles of the waterfront, and find hidden gems and less-familiar locations to spend the day outdoors. Shop somewhere new, stand on the San Diego Padres’ first home plate, or visit a new-to-you piece of artwork. The options are all here. With so many possibilities, make a day of it and explore away!

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Fun Date Ideas Along the Waterfront

Plan your next date with something new and fun to explore with the person you adore! Whether you’re a couple who likes the outdoors, craves new adventures, or wants a date that is beyond the usual, the San Diego Bay waterfront has something for every couple to enjoy. 

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Couple enjoying dinner and the San Diego skyline from Harbor Island


Family on Midway

Five Cool Spots to Spend the Day with your Family

Looking for some new ways to spend those last days of summer? Explore San Diego Bay! We have a few family-friendly suggestions that provide activities and entertainment to fill the day, complete with cold sweet treats to cool the family down!

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Discover Nature on the Chula Vista Bayfront

What better time than now to spend some quality time outdoors? The Chula Vista Bayfront features incredible views of the bay, sea breezes, and a serene atmosphere. Parks, waterfront dining, and water sports rentals are open for business – making it the perfect place for a day trip. Whether you’re scarfing down a burger overlooking the yacht harbor, renting a kayak for a paddle-out, or just soaking up the fresh air, you’re sure to have a memorable visit.

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Couple kayaking on the Chula Vista Bayfront


Explore more on San Diego Bay.

Chula Vista, Coronado, Embarcadero, Harbor Island, Imperial Beach, National City, and Shelter Island