Trip Planner:   USA  /  California  /  San Diego  /  Point Loma
With stunning views, historic sights, warm beaches, and a welcoming community, Point Loma is a gem of the West Coast. This hilly peninsula covers 1,800 hectares (4,400 acres), and offers opportunities for hiking, swimming, and surfing. Explore some of the famous landmarks, such as the iconic lighthouse and the national cemetery. The Cabrillo National Monument marks the long history of the peninsula, celebrating the first European mission that landed on America’s Pacific coast. The west side houses the Sunset Cliffs, a geological formation that contains dinosaur fossils. Take care while exploring the cliffs, especially on windy days, as they might be wet and unstable. By using our San Diego trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Point Loma and other attractions in San Diego.
map
Create an itinerary including Point Loma
Point Loma Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
1,639 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Some really nice views of San Diego and the harbor can be obtained from here. It's also a very good way to see the expanse of the National Cemetery.  more »
  • I visited here whilst on business, so couldn't devote as much time as I would have wanted. The drive to the National Park takes you past the Navy Cemetery, which is interesting in itself. The Park con...  more »
  • Beautiful ballad has to do with in premium a splendid view of San Diego Bay and its surroundings...
    View original

Plan your trip to San Diego

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in San Diego

Offering accommodations at a wide range of price levels, San Diego is one of the easiest cities to stay in, regardless of whether you're simply passing through or hanging around for a long vacation. If you don't mind splurging, book your stay at a luxury downtown hotel or a lavish bayside resort. You can also rent a spacious private cottage within walking distance of the city's popular beaches. For a more affordable alternative, try a family-friendly hostel or quaint inn in a quiet residential area.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in San Diego by other users

22 days in Los Angeles, Anaheim & San Diego BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, kids, popular PREFERENCES: October, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in California BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, kids, popular PREFERENCES: October, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in California BY A USER FROM CANADA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Los Angeles & San Diego BY A USER FROM FRENCH POLYNESIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in California BY A USER FROM CANADA February, kids, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM FRENCH POLYNESIA December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 53 days in United States & Canada BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in West Coast & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in California BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, kids, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans