Local Area Attractions Near San Diego Metro KOA Resort
Located just 15 minutes from downtown San Diego we are a great “base-camp” for all your sightseeing. Stop by the front desk and let us arrange tickets and travel plans so you can maximize your fun while exploring San Diego.
The Midway Aircraft Carrier Muesum
The USS Midway Museum is an unforgettable adventure for the entire family. Go to sea without leaving port! Explore more than 60 exhibits with a collection of 29 restored aircraft. Located in downtown San Diego.
910 N Harbor Dr San Diego
San Diego, CA 92132
Sea World, a 100 acre marine life park located on beautiful Mission Bay, is a must see. There are seven exciting shows and numerous exhibits, including Shamu, the 3-ton killer whale, all included in one admission price. Discount tickets are on sale in the KOA office.
500 Sea World Dr
San Diego, CA 92109
World-Famous San Diego Zoo
What awaits you at the World-Famous San Diego Zoo ? You'll find over 4,000 rare birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians; not to mention 100 acres of award winning gardens and $50 million of new and innovative bioclimatic habitats. They also offer entertaining tours and shows. At the zoo, you are in for a day of fun and discovery. Visit the San Diego Zoo and find out why we're one of the wonders of the world. Discount tickets are available in the KOA office.
2920 Zoo Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
A trip to the Safari Park is like a journey to the world's most exotic places. And yet, it's like no other adventure on earth. See wild animals roaming freely in settings resembling their native homelands. Learn how conservation efforts have earned this vast 1,800-acre sanctuary a worldwide reputation. Special animal shows and exhibits are yours to enjoy. Discount packets are on sale in the KOA office.
15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd
Escondido, CA 92027
Old Town Trolley Tours
The best hop on / hop off tour of San Diego. Discount tickets sold in the KOA store.
Living Coast Discovery Center
Located just 10 minutes from the campground, The Living Coast Discovery Center is a natural treasure on San Diego Bay. Our nonprofit zoo and aquarium is uniquely situated on the Sweetwater Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, offering visitors an ideal setting in which to explore the amazing animals and plants that call our coastal region home.With a diverse collection of animal ambassadors and hands-on, interactive exhibits, the Discovery Center inspires curiosity and exploration of the living earth in guests of all ages. Plan a day visit. Attend a day camp. Make a field trip. Volunteer your time. Discover what inspires you.
Old Town State Park
Old Town San Diego boasts some of the finest restaurants in the area plus a variety of shops nestled in a Spanish setting at the foot of Presidio Park. History abounds in the Birth Place of California! Discount tickets are available in the KOA office for Old Town trolley tour.
4002 Wallace St San Diego
San Diego, CA 92110
Point Loma, Cabrillo National Monument
A breathtaking view of San Diego Harbor, Coronado, Mexico and the coastline is yours from Point Loma. The 100-year old lighthouse as well as films on marine life and the man Cabrillo are free to the public daily.
1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr
San Diego, CA 92106
"The Jewel of the Pacific" draws visitors, divers, swimmers and surfers to its beautiful blue waters. Explore the La Jolla Caves then explore the town with exclusive shops and unique restaurants.
Imagine only 8 miles to another country and culture! From viewing the rich Mexican heritage at the Cultural Center or bartering in the open air shops to savoring the excellent cuisine or nightlife - Tijuana is a city for exploring. Take the Trolley to the border! Trolley station is located only 2 miles away.
Baja California, Mexico
Just outside of Tijuana are the costal towns of Baja California, Mexico. Famous for surf, seafood and sand.