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Local Attractions

SeaWorld & San Diego Zoo

Animal lovers in your group?
Visit SeaWorld or the world famous San Diego Zoo, both within minutes of the Kona Kai Resort & Spa.

Historic Old Town & Gaslamp District

From museums and art galleries, Historic Old Town and the Downtown Gaslamp District offer modern day attractions only found in San Diego, CA. Other attractions include the Reuben H. Fleet Space Theater and Science Center, Birch Aquarium and the Midway Aircraft Museum. San Diego’s thriving arts and entertainment scene offers something for everyone.


Casting your line in the San Diego Bay is a must for fishing enthusiasts. In the late 1940s, the waters off San Diego supplied as much as two-thirds of the nation's supply of tuna. Now, the sport fishing fleet offers more than 75 large commercial vessels and several dozen private charter yachts as well as a variety of half-day, full-day, and multi-day trips.

Stars & Stripes Sailing Experience

An interactive and exciting sailing adventure aboard one of the fastest and most famous sailboats in the world. Grind the winches to help raise and trim the sails, take your turn at the helm, or just hang on as you zip around San Diego Bay at twice the speed of the average sailboat.

3 hour public sails depart at 1:00 pm.
Cost: $100 for adults and $50 for 18 & under.
Private charters are available for a minimum of $1,200. Maximum number of guests is 24.

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Other Great Places to Visit

Other great places to visit include Cabrillo National Monument, PETCO Park and Qualcomm Stadium for sporting events, and La Jolla.

The waterfront of San Diego is the essence of California lifestyle. From beach volleyball to surfing, sail boat charters to SCUBA diving and whale-watching, you'll find it all within a very short distance of Shelter Island, CA.

Other local area attractions include Seaport Village, Balboa Park, Belmont Park, San Diego Harbor Excursions, Seal Tours on the Bay, and the USS Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum. The Kona Kai Resort & Spa is also less than an hour’s drive away from Legoland.