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Embarcadero

Harbor Drive between Market and Grape streets, San Diego, CA 92101
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This walkway along San Diego's waterfront gives visitors great views of downtown and a chance to choose from many restaurants along the way.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Harbor Drive between Market and Grape streets, San Diego, CA 92101
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"seaport village"
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"star of india"
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"convention center"
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"maritime museum"
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"street vendors"
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"summer pops"
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"sunset walk"
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"marriott marquis"
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"long stretch"
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"the cheesecake factory"
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"great place to walk"
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"uss midway"
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"nice stroll"
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"unconditional surrender"
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"sights and sounds"
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"san diego bay"
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

It takes about 15 minutes to walk the Embarcadero from the Maritime Museum to Seaport Village. With museums, shopping and dining, it offers something for everyone. We were lucky enough to stop at sunset and got some beautiful pictures of ships moored as the sun...More

Thank 2TravelersMn
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

It was a cool downtown feeling by the water. I love looking at this view especially with the boats. There were families out flying kites, reading books, laying out having conversations or just walking around and taking pictures of the view. Great stop in San...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

The Embarcadero is a great place where we enjoyed to stroll along the waterfront at San Diego. It is home to some great attractions such as the USS Midway museum ship , Star of India and other historic vessels belonging to the San Diego Maritime...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Really nice place to walk and relax. One day when we were walking we saw a seal in the water just hanging out.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

The CVS had a greeter named Sal that is an absolute jewel. He just did not point the was to what you needed, he took you. He was a bright, funny guy at the end of our day. As we were in line , there...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful spot to walk. Very busy most of the time. View of the bay the city and the ships over at North Island. Parking difficult but worth the effort.

Thank JimmyJackk
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We walked along here, sunny Saturday, we saw the magnificent warship 41, the various splendid and significant monuments and statues dotted around which are well worthy of a pause and a photograph or two... also various street vendors and artists are selling their wares, and...More

Thank Craigside
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Visited the city with friends to spend some time on their boat. Picturesque view of the surroundings from water.

Thank Nadya S
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We spent an afternoon wandering the boardwalk, park and shops. Had a nice plate of nachos and a margarita, Brought a blanket and took a short nap in the park. This area could easily take an entire day to see. Watch out for the PARKING...More

2  Thank Callmechuck
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Whether you want to exercise in the morning or have a leisure walk in the evening this is an excellent place to be. There are many things to see and take pictures. And if you get hungry, there are many places to get a snack.

Thank Henry B
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troon-cleveland
7 September 2017|
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Response from Henry B | Reviewed this property |
I would advise you to go to the public bus web site to get the 100% assurance that you can do this. Sometimes it is hard to find parking space. Or else you need to pay more than what you want.
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kcampaiola1995
10 July 2016|
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Response from 54Nancy54 | Reviewed this property |
I walked to the Embarcadero from our hotel in Union Square. Street parking is tough in any city but there are parking garages in the area.
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