Start your morning off with breakfast at the famous Snooze Eatery, known for their unique breakfast dishes and coffee. Afterward, take a stroll around Balboa Park, the largest urban cultural park in the United States. Take a break and relax at the Japanese Friendship Garden or visit one of the many museums in the area. In the afternoon, head over to La Jolla Cove for some beach time and stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Afterward, grab dinner at The Crack Shack, a local favorite specializing in fried chicken sandwiches and other delicious eats. End the night with a walk around Seaport Village and finish the day with a sunset cruise on the San Diego Bay.
Start your second day with breakfast at The Mission Café, a cozy spot serving classic American dishes. Afterward, take a tour of the USS Midway Museum, an interactive museum located on an aircraft carrier. Afterward, spend some time exploring Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and learn about the city’s rich history. In the afternoon, head over to Coronado Island for some beach time and enjoy lunch at Miguel’s Cocina, an authentic Mexican restaurant. End your day by taking a sunset hike up Cowles Mountain for breathtaking views of San Diego before heading back to your hotel.
Snooze Eatery – Try the Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes and a cup of their signature coffee blend.
The Crack Shack – Don’t miss out on their signature fried chicken sandwiches!
The Mission Café – Go for their classic American breakfast dishes like pancakes and eggs.
Miguel’s Cocina – Enjoy some traditional Mexican fare like tacos or enchiladas.
WHERE TO STAY:
We suggest staying at The Sofia Hotel in Downtown San Diego for its convenient location and comfortable rooms. It is also close to many of the attractions featured in this itinerary.