Carlsbad is a seaside resort city occupying a 7-mile stretch of Pacific coastline in northern San Diego County. Referred to as “The Village by the Sea” by locals, the city is an attractive tourist destination. Perfectly situated between downtown San Diego and Orange County, it’s a gateway to California’s most charming and unforgettable escapes with a year-round mild climate.
Beautiful Open Spaces
Over the years, Carlsbad has maintained its vast, beautiful outdoor spaces so that they may be enjoyed by bikers, kayakers, fishers, bird-watchers, and other guests. The city has nearly 50 miles of trails, supporting a healthy, active lifestyle while protecting and preserving open space for residents to enjoy.
Carlsbad is home to many major attractions in Southern California, including LEGOLAND® California Resort, Sea Life Aquarium, the Flower Fields, K1 Speed Indoor GoKart Racing, and more! In addition, set in a canyon, the fascinating Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park is home to free-roaming peacocks. Whether you’re planning a family vacation, a day with friends, or a couple’s getaway, you’ll find all the fun and adventure you need.