San Diego, in sunny southern California, is a fabulous destination for a family vacation. With beaches, theme parks and a number of fun kid-friendly attractions, you’ll keep the family going from morning til night. What’s more, San Diego has such beautiful weather that after visiting you just might find yourself browsing through San Diego real estate websites.
San Diego Zoo
When the animals of the movie “Madagascar” find themselves on that island, they think they must be at the San Diego Zoo, because they’ve heard it’s THAT incredible. The San Diego Zoo regularly tops lists of the best zoos in the United States. Families can take a guided tour, get a bird’s eye view of the animals from the Skyfari aerial tram, and even feed the giraffes. The zoo features hundreds of animals from all over the world in replicas of their natural habitats.
Sea World San Diego
With rides, exhibits and several shows, Sea World has plenty to see and do. Spend the day exploring marine life like penguins, seals and dolphins,and taking water thrill rides, like the Journey to Atlantis or Shipwreck Rapids. Families can watch sea lions strut their stuff in the "Dancing with the Pinnipeds" show or see the fascinating killer whales in the Shamu show.