San Diego is full of awe-inspiring views, from the ocean to the mountains to the bay––so whether you want to treat out-of-town guests to stunning vistas or you and the fam want to appreciate the beauty in your own backyard or find the perfect photo backdrop, we’ve got a sight for you. Click through our slideshow to feast your eyes on vantage points around the city that are nothing short of spectacular.

Mt. Soledad La Jolla

Perch your fam on this mountaintop and take in breathtaking panoramic views of San Diego. From La Jolla Shores and Scripps Pier to Mission Bay and the Mexican hills on a clear, sunny day, this view is worth the trip. Plus it's a Veterans War Memorial. There's a nice grassy area for half-pints and Kate Sessions Park is nearby.

Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial
6905 La Jolla Scenic Dr. South
La Jolla, Ca
Hours: Daily, 7:00 a.m.-10 p.m.

photo: v_silvestri via Flickr

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—Nikki Walsh