Hey there, sunshine seekers! If you’re on the lookout for gifts that scream “San Diego vibes” – look no further! Our San Diego experiences gift guide is all about good vibes, outdoor adventures, and keeping the wellness game strong in America’s Finest City.
Fitness Memberships + Retreat Experiences
Give the gift that keeps on giving — fitness + wellness classes! Consider packages from local studios or sign up for outdoor beach yoga or weekend retreats. Gift your pals a pass to a local studio or a weekend yoga retreat in San Diego or further afield.
Hiking Day Out
Calling all trailblazers! Create the ultimate hiking essentials kit for your adventure buddies. Toss in a cool backpack, a snazzy water bottle, some trail mix, a handy trail map, and a guidebook to uncover the best trails around, like Torrey Pines and Cowles Mountain.
Pro Tip: We love the new GoDeck — a helpful deck featuring 52 outdoor experiences in San Diego.
Hang Ten with Surfing Lessons
Catch the wave of excitement by gifting surfing lessons! San Diego’s beaches are calling, and local surf schools have got the perfect lessons for every level of expertise. Here’s a list of local options:
Gift certificates for paddleboarding, SUP Yoga, kayaking or scuba diving lessons are also a great idea, too!
Blissful Spa Day Extravaganza
Treat your friends and family (or yourself!) to a day of pure bliss with a spa package. Massages, facials, and all the pampering you can imagine – it’s the ultimate relaxation prescription.
Browse our San Diego Wellness Business Directory to find a spa near you!
Whisk up some fun with a farm-to-fork cooking class! Dive into San Diego’s fresh and local food scene, and cook up a storm with a class that might even include a trip to a farmers’ market.
Sail into the Sunset
Picture this: a serene evening, gentle sea breezes, and the sun setting over the Pacific. Gift a sunset sailing cruise for a romantic date night or a chill hangout with friends.
Plan a Beachside Bonfire or Picnic
Local experience curators can help build and set up your perfect beachside picnic or bonfire for a romantic evening or a gathering with your friends and family. Here’s a list of local beach concierge services:
Snap, Snap: Nature Photography Magic
Calling all photographers and nature lovers! Gift a guided nature photography tour and capture the stunning landscapes of San Diego – from the desert vibes of Anza-Borrego to the coastal wonders of Cabrillo National Monument. Here are a few local tour operators to find the right tour for you or a loved one:
Let’s turn up the good vibes in San Diego! Whether you’re finding your zen with yoga, hitting the trails, or snapping Insta-worthy shots, these gifts are all about celebrating the sunshine and adventure in America’s Finest City. So, go on, spread the joy and make every gift an unforgettable experience!