The Fantastical Day Trip In Southern California That Will Make You Feel Like You’re Inside A Storybook

Southern California is home to some of the most picturesque destinations imaginable. Whether you’re seeking a long walk out in nature, looking for a day filled with delight and magic, or you’re longing for a peaceful stroll where you’ll be surrounded by trees and flowers, then this little slice of heaven is for you.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

The San Diego Botanic Garden is open 364 days of the year from 9-5 with the exception of Christmas Day when it is closed. Admission to the garden is $14 for adults and $10 for seniors and military. Insider tip: If you are a San Diego County resident, the garden offers FREE admission on the first Tuesday of each and every month. If this applies to you, make sure to bring along your ID.

If you love exploring SoCal gardens, you’ll also enjoy this secret garden hiding in Southern California.