Good news to all Jazz lovers in Carlsbad! Annie Ross will soon be performing a live concert in Carlsbad on the Beach. Whether you are a resident of Carlsbad or residing elsewhere in the US, this is your chance to attend the once in lifetime event performed by the legendary artist. Also, if you are from a different city, this is your chance to tour the ever welcoming “Village by the Sea.”
As a first time visitor, you might be wondering what important tourist attractions are worth paying a visit to Carlsbad. For your convenience, we have listed below some of the important places you may want to visit.
If you are planning to tour Carlsbad with your family, there can be no better place than Legoland to start with. With more than 60 rides, various recreation activities and special shows for children, the resort has something in it for people of all ages. The place also features CHIMA Water Park consisting of numerous pools, crocodile swamps and conducts special classes such as build-a boat, build-a-raft, etc. This theme park is very popular with tourists all over the US, especially with those traveling with kids.
Laced with numerous shops, hotels, bars, and restaurants, Carlsbad Village is a must-visit place on your tour. It is the heart of the city and is always lively with locals and tourists. The best way to explore the village is on foot. The main attractions include secondhand cloth shops, shops selling antiques and wine tasting cellars. Stop by one of the restaurants to taste some of the fabulous dishes Carlsbad has to offer. If you are tired after a long day of hiking, treat yourself to mineral water spa at the ‘Alt Karlsbad Hanse House’ on Carlsbad Boulevard and relax for a while in the tranquil atmosphere.
Carlsbad Beach is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the city. The seashore is a protected area and offers various recreational activities to the visitors. Tourists who love water sports can have a lot of fun swimming, scuba diving, surfing, fishing, and snorkeling or just by beachcombing. Here you can often find locals surf fishing and picnicking with families. If you love camping, you can book a camp at the 220-site beach campground, which has all the basic amenities like bathrooms, electricity, drinking water and Wi-Fi.
The Museum of Making Music
As a music lover that you are, ‘The Museum of Making Music,’ can be a place of great interest to you. Here you can have a look at the various musical instruments used by legendary artists over generations as well as other music-related exhibitions that celebrate the good old US music industry. The museum is also well-known for conducting innovative music concerts regularly and hosting classes that offer cultural enrichment. Basically, this place is a must for all those music lovers who want to know more about the rich US musical heritage.
Sea-Life Aquarium is one great place to visit if you are touring with your family. Here, kids can watch and learn about more than 200 aqua species. The aquarium is home to over 50,000 marine creatures such as octopuses, sea horses, various types of fish including sharks, turtles, crabs, etc. Children are also allowed to touch some of the animals exhibited here. They can even get to watch the animals while they are being fed. If you are also feeling hungry, grab a delicious meal at the ‘Ocean Journey Café’ located in the premises.
Above mentioned are only a few of the various tourist attractions worth visiting in the city. In conclusion, whether you are traveling solo or with your family, Carlsbad has something to offer for everyone.