San Diego Things To Do & Experiences

San Diego is full of a number of great experiences like the Temecula sunrise hot air balloon ride, La Jolla sea caves kayak tours & more. These San Diego experiences make great gifts for family or friends, or you can book one for yourself!

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  • Top Things to Do in San Diego!


    Ready to explore all that "America's Finest City" has to offer — either for yourself or as an unforgettable San Diego experience gift for friends or family? Let's get to it!


    Virgin Experience Gifts offers a host of the hottest happenings in Southern California — from unique ways to wine and dine, romantic outings, and peaceful H2O escapes, to captivating urban excursions, wet 'n' wild adventures, and the most adrenaline-pumping opportunities!


    Soak up some fun in the SoCal sun with an array of water-based San Diego attractions. Sip suds, savor tasty cuisine, and see breathtaking shoreline sights on a memorable San Diego cruise outing. Entertain family, friends, or that special someone aboard a lunch, dinner, and champagne brunch cruises along the coast! Enjoy delicious dishes, stunning scenery, cash bars, dancing, and live or DJ entertainment. Looking for a more intimate affair? Take a private gondola cruise along the canals of the Coronado Cays!


    If adding a splash of adventure to the H2O is the name of your game, plenty of Virgin Experience Gifts experiences do just that. Catch some killer waves on a surfing lesson. Encounter some of the world of water's most impressive wildlife with a whale watching tour or snorkeling excursion! Or explore the most picturesque places with things to do in San Diego like a kayak tour among the La Jolla sea caves, or a private high-speed boat ride on Mission Bay! Our San Diego Water experiences are some of the best in the country!


    Of course, equally appealing adrenaline rushes are easily available for land-lovers looking for thrilling San Diego activities to enjoy. Brave the likes of bungee jumping and ziplining among some of California's most incredible natural wonders. Or head to the Auto Club Speedway to put the pedal to the medal — strapped in to the fastest, flashiest sets of wheels in the car world!


    And for one of the absolute best ways to see San Diego attractions, the sky's the limit! Literally. Hop into a hot air balloon, helicopter or biplane for a bird's-eye view featuring endless miles of lush landscape, gorgeous coastlines, cityscapes, and rolling countryside. Go to new heights with heart-pounding San Diego flying experience gifts like skydiving, fighter pilot missions, military flight simulators, airplane flying lessons, and more!