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Things to do in Carlsbad

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Route
“Small local botanical garden with something for everyone and often has special events happening. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Juice Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
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“Sit on the patio for a sunset view of the ocean while you enjoy their fresh fish. Oysters are amazing.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Book Store
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Acutally , there is one in PB; right on Garnet Avenue nearby Sprouts. Nice scene! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Department Store
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  • 1 local recommends
Department Store
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  • 3 locals recommend
Train Station
“Approximately 5 miles away, public transportation, including train, bus and shuttle services, is provided by North County Transit. You can go anywhere South to San Diego and the Mexican Border or North to Los Angeles or up the coast on Amtrak at this station.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Department Store
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  • 3 locals recommend
Big Box Store
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  • 1 local recommends
Grocery Store
  • 2 locals recommend