It’s that time of the year again. It’s finally getting colder, and you’re looking for ways to get cute and cozy with your honey. If you need some cute inspo, we’ve got just the thing. Here are the 7 best romantic date ideas in San Diego you need to try this winter.
From ice skating on the beach to whale watching, holiday light parades, and the largest international Christmas market you’ve ever been to, the options are endless. You’re going to want to take plenty of pics!
Go Ice Skating On the Beach
Price: $30 - $35 per person
Location: Hotel Del Coronado, 1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA
When: November 22, 2019 - January 5, 2020
Why You Need To Go: You can hold your sweetheart’s hand while ice skating and watching the sunset, then warm up with a cup of hot cocoa.
Cozy Up For the Sunset at Sunset Cliffs
Location: Sunset Cliffs, San Diego, California
Why You Need To Go: This beautiful spot is a fantastic place to watch the sunset. Find a cozy little nook and make some memories.
Explore Balboa Park December Nights
Price: Free admission
Location: Balboa Park, San Diego, California
When: Friday, December 6th from 3 pm to 11 pm and Saturday, December 7th from noon to 11 pm
Why You Should Go: You can come and enjoy San Diego’s largest Christmas festival. There are beautiful lights, delicious food, and goodies from all around the world.
Take a Day Trip to Julian
Location: Julian, California
Why You Should Go: This adorable mountain town is just an hour’s drive from San Diego. In December, the 1870s-era Gold Rush town comes to life in a charming, country Christmas wonder.
Watch the Enchanting San Diego Parade of Lights
Location: Maritime Museum of San Diego, 1492 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, California
When: December 8 and 15 beginning at 5:00 pm
Why You Should Go: This beautiful parade has been entertaining guests and locals for over 40 years. You can get cozy and watch 80 beautiful boats decked out in Christmas themed decor and lights.
Go Whale Watching
Price: Varies by tour
Location: San Diego, California
When: Mid December through April
Why You Should Go: Over 20,000 gray whales migrate from Alaska to Baja, California every year. You and your SO can take a trip to see them up-close.
Sip Wine Under The Stars
Price: Prices vary by date and tour
Location: 13330 Paseo Del Verano Norte, San Diego, California
Why You Should Go: You can sip wine under the stars at southern California’s oldest operating winery.
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