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San Diego . . . filled with the charm of its Spanish settlers, is a vacationer's paradise. Sun, sand, beaches, mountains, and lakes are all at your fingertips. Known as a world-class destination, it's no wonder they call it "America's Finest City."

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Palm Canyon

California's Floral Claim To Fame

1549 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego  92101
United States

Phone: +1 619 239 0512

If palm trees are California's floral claim to fame, then Palm Canyon serves as a tribute. Located in Balboa Park, Palm Canyon is open daily to the public and costs nothing for a walk through. Covering two acres, this ravine hosts over 450 palms. There are 58 different varieties gracing the canyon including a special group of Mexican fan palms, which have been growing steadily since the beginning of the 20th century.

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