There is an endless list of recreational opportunities here. You can enjoy swimming, hiking, jogging, boating, tennis, fishing, hang gliding, bicycling, or nearby golfing in this ideal setting.
Naturalists enjoy visiting the San Elijo Lagoon, a state wildlife preserve and bird sanctuary that attracts some 300 species annually. For more information visit their website www.sanelijo.org.
Drive 30 minutes south on nearby Interstate 5 and you will find yourself in the heart of San Diego with its Seaport Village, Horton Plaza Shopping Center, Sea World and the Historic Gaslamp Quarter. Don’t miss the fabulous Balboa Park with its many outstanding art museums, gardens, aerospace and flight museums, and the world famous San Diego Zoo, all within this spacious park.
Whether you enjoy the contentment the ocean offers or the excitement of the attractions in nearby San Diego, your dream vacation comes true in Cardiff-by-the-Sea!
Cardiff 101 Main Street is a non-profit community organization governed by local volunteers with the purpose of maintaining the unique qualities and beauty of the area, stimulating a thriving local economy and engaging the community in fun along the 101 corridor in Cardiff-by-the-Sea.
Known for its charm, Cardiff-by-the-Sea retains its small village hospitality and welcomes visitors. Located 25 miles north of San Diego, Cardiff-by-the-Sea has warm sunny days and cool evenings which prevail throughout the year. Afternoon ocean breezes keep the temperature pleasant along the 2.6 miles of pristine ocean beaches.