Attraction Passes Build a tailor-made, custom vacation experience in one simple purchase with the Southern California CityPASS . program allows visitors to mix and match tickets to any combination of the following theme parks: Disneyland® Resort, Universal Studios Hollywood, SeaWorld® San Diego, LEGOLAND® California Resort and San Diego Zoo OR San Diego Zoo Safari Park.
The validity period and pricing/savings of the Southern California CityPASS vary depending on the number of parks, number of days, travel dates and types of tickets chosen. Mobile tickets can be purchased online at www.citypass.com. Phone (888) 330-5008.
The Go San Diego Pass is an all-access pass offering a savings of up to 55 percent on admissions to over 45 San Diego attractions during your trip. There are different passes to suit, whether you want to choose the number of days or attractions to visit. The pass includes such fun places to go as the San Diego Zoo, LEGOLAND California Resort, The USS Midway Museum, San Diego Zoo Safari Park and Belmont Park. A length of stay ticket to SeaWorld San Diego is included with 3-, 5- and 7-day passes. The Go San Diego pass is available online or over the phone at (800) 887-9103.
San Diego, CA
AAA’s in-person hotel evaluations are unscheduled to ensure the inspector has an experience similar to that of members. To pass inspection, all hotels must meet the same rigorous standards for cleanliness, comfort and hospitality. These hotels receive a AAA Diamond designation that tells members what type of experience to expect.
State and county sales taxes total 7.75 percent in San Diego. A lodging tax, called a transient occupancy tax, of 10.5 to 12.5 percent also is levied along with a 10.5 percent (11 percent at the airport) rental car tax.
Alvarado Hospital, (619) 287-3270; Scripps Mercy Hospital, (619) 294-8111; Sharp Memorial Hospital, (858) 939-3400; University of California-San Diego Medical Center, (858) 657-7000.
996 N. Harbor Dr. San Diego, CA 92101. Phone:(619)236-1242
San Diego International Airport
San Diego County is served by major rental car agencies. Hertz, at the airport, offers discounts to AAA members; phone (619) 767-5700 or (800) 654-3080.
Amtrak, (800) 872-7245, rolls from the historic
Greyhound Lines Inc., (619) 515-1100 or (800) 231-2222, has a depot at 1313 National Ave. Greyhound buses and Five Star Tours' eight-passenger shuttles, (619) 232-5040, offer service to downtown Tijuana, Mexico; reservations are required 24 hours in advance.
Local taxis are metered. Cab companies include Orange, (619) 223-5555; San Diego Dispatch, (800) 368-2947; USA, (619) 231-1144; and Yellow, (619) 444-4444. Base fare is around $2.80, with a rate of approximately $3 for each additional mile. Limousine service is available throughout the area averaging about $75 an hour.
Transportation by bus and trolley is available in San Diego.