The Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego

2215 Pan American Road E., San Diego

(619) 232-2721

The 12-acre garden is known for its “unique setting, stone arrangement, koi pond, exhibition hall and ornamental tree collection.” Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily (last admission at 5 p.m.) See Website for the holiday schedule and other exceptions. Cost: General: $12, seniors (65-plus)/students/active military: $10 and children 6 years and under are free. Tickets may be purchased online.