Explore Some of the Most Breathtaking Attractions in Coronado
This resort city offers some mesmerizing attractions that are sure create to moments you're unlikely to experience anywhere, so get ready for an adventure!
Coronado is located in San Diego County California, close to the San Diego Bay; part of the San Diego-Carlsbad.
The founders of the island founded the city with the purpose of making it a resort city. They have succeeded for Coronado is now home to a number of attractions that bring in the vast number of tourists that flock to the island each year. The following are a list of some of the best attractions that Coronado has to offer its visitors.
This beach is often referred to as one of the best beaches in the United States. The breathtaking views, beautiful white sand, waves, the shoreline, and fire pits offer and endless time of fun whether with that special someone, family, and/or friends. In 2014, it was even named by Family Vacation Critic as one of the top beaches for families. Some popular fun activities include surfing, sunbathing to get that perfect tan, achieving sun-kissed skin, beach volleyball, paddle boarding etc. You can feel safe enjoying all the fun for there are lifeguards on duty available and active.
Coronado Ferry Landing
You will discover a quaint and picturesque collections of restaurants, shops, and art galleries, all of which are surrounded by palm trees swaying with the gentle breeze and gorgeous skyline view of downtown San Diego. There are numerous shops to stroll through and occupy your time; whether it’s women or men’s clothing, something for the kids, stationary, or imports, you are bound to find something you love for everyone, every occasion, and most importantly, for every budget. There are also recreational activities such as biking and kayaking.
Golfing is one of the most popular outdoor activities to do in Coronado. The Coronado Municipal Golf Course is rated one of the best in the nation. Measuring 6, 590 yards, the immaculately kept greens coupled with the beautiful weather makes it one of the most inviting golf courses for all golf-enthusiasts or those just wanting to learn a new sport. However, you should expect to spend a pretty penny; it costs over $50 for just half an hour session, and for those looking to learn, lessons begin at $60 per hour for individual lessons and $30 for group lessons.
Vietnam Unit Memorial Monument
Built by veterans of the Vietnam War to honor the soldiers, especially those in the Navy, who sacrificed their life for their country, this memorial tells the story of these brave men, the horrors they saw and experienced, and the bravery they showed as they valiantly fought for to preserve a better world for posterity. This is a visit for the entire family to do. However, keep in mind that in order to visit the memorial, you will need to contact the base and make a request to be escorted to the property. The moving stories and overall moving atmosphere is well-worth it, plus you will be assured of your security.
Have a family outing at the Tideland’s Park
Coronado boast quite a few amazing parks but Tideland Parks exceeds the others in terms of the space, location and just endless number of things to do. This would be a perfect outing for the family. You can enjoy a picnic in beautiful weather, scenic views of the San Diego Bay Port and the water. You can all take a walk by the beach, take a relaxing bike ride through scenic bike paths, or have a little family competition by playing volleyball. Whatever it is you have planned, you are sure to have fun.
Enjoy a relaxing day at the spa
After a day spent trying to take in and see as much of the island as you can, you can relax and/or have some me time away from everything by visiting one of Coronado’s many amazing spas. Or, you could invite your girlfriends or loved ones out for a day of relaxation. One such amazing spa is the Coronado Beauty Salon. This duo offers an array of spa treatments ranging from rejuvenating facials to therapeutic treatments that bring out the best of your skin. You can then get a mani and pedi to complete your relaxation.
Coronado Island has something to offer for everyone. It offers to its visitors numerous beaches and parks where you can take the family and enjoy each other’s company while taking in the breathtaking and mesmerizing views. The many shops offer anything you could want and gifts for your loved ones. There are many outdoor activities you can enjoy such as biking, beach volleyball on some of America’s most beautiful beaches, and golfing on some of the best greens in the country. Try just one thing on this list and you’ll find that Coronado is a city that does not disappoint.
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