San Marcos Vacations

San Marcos is a popular place for visitors to San Diego. It is part of a dynamic city that is home to 1,300,000 inhabitants. The heart of San Diego is only 30 miles (48 kilometers) away, while McClellan-Palomar Airport can be found 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the west of San Marcos.

Many of San Diego’s key attractions are located within easy driving distance of San Marcos, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Ferrara Winery and the much-loved Legoland California. Two other great attractions nearby San Marcos are Sealife Aquarium and the Orfila Vineyard and Winery.

Get active in nature at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. There are no shortage of gardens and parks, so take a picnic blanket to the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas.

To shop for local fashion or enjoy a light meal, set out to visit the Carlsbad Premium Outlets in Carlsbad.

Finding somewhere comfortable to rest your head in San Marcos couldn’t be easier. The Carlsbad By The Sea Resort, the Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad and the Ramada Carlsbad are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.

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