Great Ways to Enjoy a Solo Vacation in San Diego

June 10, 2021

Traveling solo allows you to focus on your interests instead of spending time doing things you don’t enjoy. When planning, you only need to check your schedule, and you can take the trip whenever you would like. Many people plan solo trips to San Diego and take advantage of the various things mentioned below.

Go on an Underwater Animal Adventure

If you love animals but want to bypass the well-known San Diego Zoo, you can stop by one of the various coves and enjoy fun adventures alone. There are kayak tours, historical exhibits, and more. When you’re ready to go in the water, put on your scuba gear and dive into the coves to see seals, sea lions, and other exciting creatures. You can add a little more fun by exploring the places biologists have visited and learning more about sea animals and the underwater world.

Watch the Sun Set

There are a wealth of nature parks in San Diego you can visit while on a solo vacation. The sights are stunning during the day as well as during the evening hours. Watching the sun set allows you to reflect on life surrounded by the beautiful sights and sounds of nature. You can simply relax without rushing this part of the day, as opposed to traveling with others and speeding up the activity because someone in the group doesn’t like sitting still for long periods or watching the sun set.

Try Whale Watching

You can sit in the comfort of the boat and watch as the tour guide gives you info on whales in the area. You’ll be surrounded by other guests who are just as excited to spot a gray whale or any dolphins that swim up. Most whale tours will also cruise by local maritime museums, giving you more insight into San Diego and its impressive historic ship collection.

Enjoy Your Hotel

Some travelers simply want to relax and enjoy all the amenities and activities at their hotel. You can walk around the venue, learn more about local attractions, watch TV, and participate in many fun activities. When you want to enjoy a nice meal, you can order food and have it delivered to you. Some San Diego hotels provide a great deal of unique amenities for you to enjoy. You can also sit outside, enjoy the weather, and gather your energy for another day of San Diego adventures.

Taste the Local Cuisine

There are a variety of restaurants you can visit to eat different foods and experience many cultures. For instance, if you enjoy Italian food, make sure to check out the many diverse restaurants in Little Italy that offer world-class Italian cuisine. San Diego is also renowned for its amazing array of restaurants that serve authentic Mexican food. Regardless of what themes you choose, try out several different dishes and discover new favorites.

If you’re looking for the perfect budget-friendly way to enjoy a solo vacation with that special “getting away from it all” vibe, book a room at the comfortable Sunrise Inn San Diego, one of the most affordable hotels near downtown San Diego. Our relaxing, inviting guestrooms feature plenty of space and contemporary décor, and our suites have balconies that offer amazing harbor views. Make your reservation today by calling (619) 223-5544.

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