Even if you only have 24 hours to experience San Diego, you’re going to want to see as many of the most popular sites and attractions as possible. If you’re pressed for time, here’s an itinerary that will help to maximize the day.
Home to 15 major museums, the World-Famous San Diego Zoo, beautiful gardens, and performance venues, Balboa Park is the perfect place to start the day in San Diego. Choose a few museums or attractions to visit and spend 2 hours exploring the zoo. This will take up the majority of the morning and get you ready for lunch.