A flourishing city with a laid-back Californian way of life.
San Diego has an incredible melange of things to do - fascinating historic sights, endless stretches of sandy beaches, a beautiful waterfront, a magnificent public park, and all within reach of stunning deserts and snow-capped mountains.
Your DK Eyewitness Top 10 travel guide ensures you'll find your way around San Diego with absolute ease. Our newly updated Top 10 travel guide breaks down the best of San Diego into helpful lists of ten - from our own selected highlights to the best museums and galleries, places to eat, shops and festivals. You'll discover:- Six easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day-trip, a weekend, or a week- Detailed Top 10 lists of San Diego's must-sees, including detailed descriptions of the Gaslamp Quarter, the Embarcadero, Balboa Park, Old Town State Historic Park, Coronado, Point Loma, Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala, Mission Bay Park, La Jolla and in San Diego's East County- San Diego's most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, dining and sightseeing- Inspiration for different things to enjoy during your trip - including children's attractions, things to do for free and hidden gems off the beaten track- A laminated pull-out map of San Diego, plus four colour area maps- Streetsmart advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe- A lightweight format perfect for your pocket or bag when you're on the moveDK Eyewitness Top 10s are the UK's favourite pocket guides and have been helping travellers to make the most of their breaks since 2002.
Looking for more on San Diego's culture, history and attractions?
Try our DK Eyewitness California or DK Eyewitness USA.