San Diego from Aquarium to Zoo: Wildlife With Your Grandchild
Share your love of animals with your grandchild at two great San Diego institutions — the San Diego Zoo, home to over 800 species of animals, and world-renowned Birch Aquarium.
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Program No. 16145RJ
6 days
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Getting There
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At a Glance

San Diego is an animal lover’s dream! From the world-renowned San Diego Zoo to the Birch Aquarium, introduce your grandchild to new species and experiences while exploring the very best of this coastal city. Meet zoo staff and hear how they design exhibits, prepare feedings and monitor the health of each animal. Learn about ocean conservation at the Birch Aquarium, and then make your way through San Diego’s unique neighborhoods for a sea and land adventure via amphibious vehicle. In between, you’ll explore historic maritime vessels, play at an oceanfront amusement park and try your hand at boogie boarding!
Activity Level
Outdoor: No Sweat
Walking up to one mile.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • See Giant Pandas, African Elephants and more than 800 other species at the San Diego Zoo.
  • Let’s boogie! Spend a day boogie boarding and kayaking with experts at the Mission Bay Aquatic Center.
  • Ride the rollercoaster at Belmont Park, a historic oceanfront amusement park located on Mission Beach.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 9-11.
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