Oceanside California Attractions

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North County Surf Academy

Surf Lessons:


North County Surf Academy

North County Surf Academy was inspired by the endless pursuit of better surfing.  That's what its about right?  A bigger wave, a more hollow barrel, an unexplored break... Or maybe it's overcoming your fear of the ocean, doing your first air, getting a podium comp.  Whatever it is, I'm here to guide you.  Although I will continue exploring new waves all over the world, I decided that as long as I'm living in the community that taught me so much about surfing-that I would do my best to give back.  And what better way to do it than to share my passion and knowledge with anyone willing to learn.  I feel incredibly blessed to get to do what I love for a living and I thank each and every one of you for taking the time to check out NCSA' services.  I also thank you for trusting that I will bring value to your Oceanside vacation, your child's surfing career, or your next Baja adventure. 




Duran Barr (Founder & Head Coach)

WaveRider Helicopter Tours

Take a trip to Disneyland, SeaWorld, Knott’s Berry Farm, LEGOLAND, or Universal Studios. Oceanside is the perfect base for an exciting California vacation. Start planning your SoCal getaway today!



Waverider Helicopter Tours


Bike Rentals

Oceanside Beaches

Oceanside Adventures - Whale and Dolphin Tours

List of Local Shopping and Grocery Stores


Rite Aid: 1201 South Coast Hwy 

Walgreens (24 Hours): 3752 Mission Ave

Surfing Lessons


Stater Brothers


Spa & Massage Services

Serenity Spa



There are many attractions in the area for your family to enjoy. We have organized them into 4 groups for your convenience – Amusement parks; Nature/Wild Life Experiences; Beaches and Museums. We at MakeMyVacation.com want you to have a FANTASTIC time on your vacation and these attractions can help you do just that!

Amusement Parks


Knott's Berry Farm ®        

LEGOLAND ®        

SeaWorld ®      

Universal Studios ®        

Nature/Wildlife Experiences

San Diego Zoo      

Birch Aquarium      

Buena Vista Audubon      

San Diego Safari Park      

Japanese Friendship Garden      


Del Mar Beaches        

San Diego County Beaches      


San Diego Natural History Museum        

San Diego Art Institute    

San Diego Model Railroad Museum        

San Diego Automotive Museum      

San Diego Air & Space Museum        

California Surf Museum


Disclosure: MakeMyVacation.com has provided this list of services/attractions for your convenience and, as such, does NOT own nor claim to know the businesses listed beyond the existence of their store front and/or website. Any suggested dining and/or shopping recommendations are based on the MakeMyVacation.com team members' experience only and must not be construed to be an official approval of any sort. Guests are advised to check the business and its services before using the same. By way of this notification, MakeMyVacation.com guests acknowledge that using the services of the businesses listed above is solely at their own risk and discretion.


Oceanside Adventures
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