MISSION & PACIFIC BEACH

The coastal beach towns of Mission & Pacific Beach provide a variety of exciting year-round activities for the whole family.

  1. Water Activities
  2. Sailing, paddle boarding, jet skiing, kite surfing, power boating, kayaking, fishing, & swimming.

  3. Other Sports
  4. Beach volleyball, Golfing at Mission Bay Municipal Golf Course

  5. The Boardwalk
  6. The boardwalks of Mission & Pacific beaches are the perfect places to enjoy biking, jogging, & skating.

  7. Relax by the Water
  8. Nothings says San Diego like a chill day by the water. Mission Bay is the perfect place for friends & family to gather for a picnic & bbq. When the sun goes down in San Diego, bonfires light up the beaches.

  9. Sea World San Diego
  10. On of San Diego’s most popular & iconic family attractions. With thrilling rides, interactive shows, & fireworks during Summer Nights, Sea World is the perfect place to spend an entire day.

  11. Belmont Park
  12. The amusement park & entertainment center of Belmont Park provides plenty of entertaining thrills & excitement for kids of all ages. Take a thrill ride on the Giant Dipper roller coaster, enjoy carnival rides, or simply cruise around the many shops & food stands surrounding the park…and oh yeah, the park is located right next to the Ocean!

  13. The Wave House
  14. Located on the Boardwalk in Mission Beach! The Wave House is home to the FlowRider and larger FlowBarrel…the endless wave. The venue also caters to live music bands & dj’s, or simply grab a drink and people watch.

  15. Crystal Pier
  16. Take a walk over the ocean on the pier of Pacific Beach, offering up close views of surfers & waves. You can also cast a line and fish off the pier; pls. contact Surf Style for permit info.

  17. Nightlife
  18. Enjoy the laid back nightlife at the many local bars & clubs of Pacific & Mission Beach. Garnet Ave & Mission Blvd host the majority of the local joints; feel free to contact Surf Style for a wide variety of recommendations.

LA JOLLA

For visitors planning the perfect SoCal vacation, La Jolla’s luxurious beach town offers plenty of activities for all.

  1. Torrey Pines
  2. Torrey Pines State Park, named after the Torrey Pines tree that grows there, is a picturesque place for hiking, running, & biking along its miles of trails and wilderness. At the bottom of the park is its beach, perfect for swimming & surfing. Torrey Pines Golf Course is situated at the top of the cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean and one of the most scenic golf courses on the PGA Tour. The course is comprised of two incredible 18-hole championship quality courses & also home to the Buick Invitational, a venue that brings in the best golfers in the world. Feeling adventurous? Head over to the Torrey Pines Glider Port for hang gliding or paragliding over the beautiful La Jolla coastline.

  3. Water Activities
  4. La Jolla Shores is a popular local & visitors beach. La Jolla Cove is a protected marine sanctuary and one of the best places in town for a safe swim, snorkeling, scuba diving, or kayaking. From the La Jolla Reefs to Blacks Beach, La Jolla also offers some of the best & wide variety of surf spots in all of So Cal. Click here for your local SURF REPORT.

  5. Sightseeing
  6. La Jolla is known to have one of the most breathtaking coastlines in California. It’s a great place to bring the kids. La Jolla’s coastline offers the Children’s Pool, a man-made beach protected by a sea wall & home to many seals. A bit further North you’ll find a dirt path leading to the top of Deadman’s Bluff, or you can descend a tunnel in the basement of the old Curio Shop to visit Sunny Jim’s Cave. Just a block away is Prospect St. that offers a variety of shops/entertainment for the whole family to enjoy.

  7. Birch Aquarium
  8. Here you can learn about the sea life of the Pacific Ocean and other local coastal areas. The Aquarium is the center for the world-renowned Scripps Institute of Oceanography, filled with interactive & hands-on fun.

  9. Cultural Attractions
  10. There are plenty of cultural attraction to visit in La Jolla. For the theater lover, don’t miss a performance at the La Jolla Playhouse located at the UC San Diego campus. If you’re an art enthusiast, explore the latest show at the Museum of Contemporary Art, showcasing unique & innovative exhibits of modern art.