Oceanside/San Diego Activities

Bike & Other Rentals

Enjoy Oceanside by paddle board, kayak, bicycle, jetski, and more! Located in Oceanside.


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Whale Watching

Whale watching excursions are perfect for anyone who loves the ocean and the wildlife you may encounter. Plan the perfect day with your friends and family, and go whale watching in Oceanside! For more information, visit Oceanside Whale Watching or Adventure BridgesApproximately 5-50 minutes from Oceanside depending on location.

Indoor Skydiving

Are you a thrill seeker? Then indoor skydiving is the perfect activity for you! Visit iFly World for more information, and get ready for takeoff! Approximately 15 minutes from Oceanside.


Oceanside Pier

Standing 1,942 feet long, the historical Oceanside Pier is one of the most iconic landmarks in Oceanside! Loved by visitors and locals alike, the wooden pier is the perfect location to take a leisurely stroll, go fishing, watch surfers or grab a bite to eat at the charming restaurant located at the very end. Located in Oceanside.


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San Diego Zoo

The San Diego Zoo is houses over 12,000 animals and more than 650 different species and subspeciel! The San Diego Zoo is located in the notorious Balboa Park, and is a perfect outing for animal lovers and families! Approximately 40 minutes from Oceanside. 


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Sea World

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind family experience at SeaWorld® San Diego, with awe-inspiring animal encounters, thrilling rides, and amazing presentations. Ideally located on nearly 200 acres in Mission Bay, SeaWorld San Diego is an ocean adventure unlike any other. Approximately 50 minutes from Oceanside.


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LEGOLAND® California is filled with more than 60 kid-powered, kid-tastic rides, shows and attractions all built for fun and geared for families with children between the ages of 2 and 12! Approximately 10 minutes from Oceanside.


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Coaster to Downtown San Diego

The COASTER commuter train provides breathtaking coastal scenery as it runs north and south through San Diego County, serving eight stations between Oceanside and downtown San Diego. More than 20 trains run on weekdays, with additional service on the weekends. This is an affordable, enjoyable, and easy way to explore other areas of Southern California! Transit station located in Oceanside.


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Mission Beach

Mission Beach is San Diego’s lively take on the classic boardwalk beach town with nearly two miles of oceanfront boardwalk, numerous rental shops and Belmont Park, a boardwalk amusement park, featuring the Giant Dipper Roller Coaster, originally built in 1925 but since restored, the Beach House Grill, miniature golf, bumper cars, rock climbing and an arcade. Approximately 50 minutes from Oceanside.


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San Diego Downtown

Downtown Gaslamp

The Gaslamp Quarter is a lively downtown neighborhood, known for its nightlife. Clubs, dive bars and cocktail lounges draw a young crowd, while the Spreckels and Balboa theaters have diverse programs of music, comedy and drama. There's a variety of chain restaurants and independent restaurants, with many global options. Approximately 50 minutes from Oceanside.


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USS Midway Museum

The USS Midway Museum is a historical naval aircraft carrier museum located in downtown San Diego, California at Navy Pier. Approximately 50 minutes from Oceanside.


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Balboa Park

Balboa Park is a 1,200-acre historic urban cultural park in San Diego, California. In addition to open space areas, natural vegetation zones, green belts, gardens, and walking paths, it contains museums, several theaters, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo.  Approximately 50 minutes from Oceanside.

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Coronado Island/Coronado Bridge

Coronado Island is a vibrant community that offers rich history combined with a fun-packed list perfect for family-friendly vacation activities. To get to Coronado Island, visitors get to drive across the iconic 200 foot Coronado bridge! Approximately 50 minutes from Oceanside. 


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Sunset Cliffs

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Torrey Pine State Park

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Swami’s Beach

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