- Our list of the best things to do in Escondido, California, features the top 366 nearby activities — including 160 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Escondido, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Sports & Fitness, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 34 things to do within the city of Escondido, CA , followed by 332 popular activities in nearby cities, including La Jolla, La Mesa, Carlsbad, Oceanside, Poway, Ramona, Fallbrook, Santee, Encinitas, Vista, San Marcos, Del Mar, El Cajon, San Diego, Temecula, Palm Springs and Coronado
96% 51 votes
Kit Carson Park, 3333 Bear Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025 MoreLess Info
Queen Califia's Magical Circle Garden is the only American sculpture garden. The garden consists of nine large-scale sculptures, a circular 'snake wall' and maze entryway, sculpturally integrated bench seating and native shrubs and trees.
86% 3673 votes
15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido, CA 92027 MoreLess Info
San Diego Zoo Safari Park allows the visitors to observe a wide range of animals such as giraffes, rhinos and cheetahs in their natural habitat. The park organizes safari tours, educational programs and also maintains a petting zoo.
One of Escondido's most popular camping parks is Palomar Mountain State Park. Because of its high, mountainous location, the park is considerably colder than surrounding areas. Park rangers advise campers and day visitors to avoid sudden chills by dressing in layers.
Located in Escondido, California, Grand Avenue is an economic and social hub filled with restaurants, shops, market stalls, beauty salons and offices. In clement weather, Grand Avenue is an excellent place for an afternoon stroll.
97% 31 votes
20365 Camino Del Aguila, Escondido, CA 92025 MoreLess Info
At Altipiano Vineyard & Winery, visitors can sample a selection of 6 wines in the tasting room. Visitors can take their wine out to the patio to enjoy scenic views of the rolling hills and surrounding vineyards.
2300 North Broadway, Escondido, CA 92026 MoreLess Info
Reidy Creek Golf Course is part of a network of courses in the area. Inexpensive, but shorter course.
Queen Califa's Magical Circle is the only project of this kind in America. It has 10 sculptures, without the benches which are also sculpted. Inside of it there are planted native shrubs, maintaining the tone of the site.