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Theme Parks

Theme Parks
Theme Parks

© Steve Minkler

Wow! The San Diego Zoo, the Wild Animal Park, LegoLand, Sea World, lions and tigers and bears…San Diego has a marvel of theme parks. The danger is that you'll spend your entire visit enjoying them and won't get to see any of the other fabulous things San Diego has to offer. You are forewarned!

San Diego | Theme Parks

Belmont Amusement Park
  • Belmont Amusement Park
  • With its historic Giant Dipper roller coaster and indoor swimming pool the Plunge, both built in 1925, Belmont Park is San Diego's offering to a nostalgic era where times were simpler, and the amusement park was where it all happened.
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Knott's Soak City USA
  • Knott's Soak City USA
  • The premier water park in San Diego County, Knott's Soak City USA is the quintessential water paradise with more than 20 featured rides.
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LEGOLAND California
  • LEGOLAND California
  • Anyone who has ever constructed a Lego castle, car, or any other item using the world's most famous plastic building blocks, will recognize that same sense of wonder and creative potential at LEGOLAND, the ultimate experience of all things LEGO.
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San Diego Zoo
  • San Diego Zoo
  • World-renowned as the home to more than 4,000 rare and endangered animals from more than 800 species and subspecies, the San Diego Zoo in Balboa Park has long been a major attraction and...
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San Diego Zoo Safari Park
  • San Diego Zoo Safari Park
  • Just 32 miles north of San Diego, wild tigers, giraffes, lions, gorillas, all roam freely in their natural habitat. This is the wonder of the San Diego Zoo's Safari Park (formerly the Wild Animal Park), the world-renowned, most authentic animal park outside of Africa.
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SeaWorld San Diego
  • SeaWorld San Diego
  • SeaWorld San Diego set the bar long ago for marine adventure parks, and remains just as fresh and exciting as it was when it opened in 1964. Located in Mission Bay, SeaWorld's 200 acres are filled with world-class shows, thrilling rides and unforgettable animal encounters.
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The Wave Waterpark
  • The Wave Waterpark
  • With something for all ages, the Wave Waterpark in Vista features water activities from the child-friendly Rippity's Rainforest and the Little Dipper Kiddie Slide to the...
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