National City Vacation Packages
National City is a popular place to visit while you are exploring San Diego as a large number of the area’s main attractions are close. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fascinating Chula Vista Nature Center and the incredible Chicano Park. Two other popular spots that are located nearby National City are the Balboa Park Golf Course and the San Diego Coronado Bridge.
The San Diego Zoo, certainly one of San Diego’s best known icons is only 5 miles (8 kilometers) away.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Book a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the wonderful displays at the USS Midway Museum, the San Diego Natural History Museum and the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the San Diego Opera, the Old Globe Theater and the Copley Symphony Hall. Pay a visit to the San Diego Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego and the Timken Museum of Art, to get your fix of art.
Get active out-of-doors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Have a break in one of the parks and gardens, which include Balboa Park, Centennial Park in Coronado and the Japanese Friendship Garden. Stretch your legs and take the family to a local beach, such as Coronado Beach and the Silver Strand State Beach.
See if you can hit a hole in one at the Coronado Municipal Golf Course in Coronado, amongst the best greens around.
While you are in the National City area, don’t miss the San Diego Padres baseball team in summer at Petco Park, the region’s premier sporting venue. The stadium also offers backstage tours, giving visitors a chance to learn about the stadium’s inner workings and about local sporting heroes past and present.
When you’re ready to rest up after checking out the charming streets of National City, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Make reservations for the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, or the Wyndham San Diego Bayside.