Are you ready to hop in your minivan rental and explore all that Escondido has to offer? You and your family can choose from many attractions that are great for all ages. Here are a just a few suggested activities you can consider, courtesy of our staff at Greenleaf Rent A Car.

1. San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Safari Park

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Explore the exotic creatures at Safari Park! You can get up close to a lemur, take a hot-air balloon ride above the park, or even enjoy some time on the carousel. Safari Park is located on the outskirts of Escondido and is only a short drive in your minivan rental.

2. Palomar Mountain State Park

Palomar Mountain

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Does your family enjoy hiking, swimming, or other outdoor recreation? Then spend some time at Palomar Mountain State Park. You can easily plan a day trip to Palomar Mountain from Escondido and enjoy all the park has to offer.

3. San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum

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If you have kids under age 10, then you will want to check out the Children’s Discovery Museum. You and your kids can explore cultural, historical, and even science exhibits—all of which are interactive and spur on the imagination. The museum is also located in Escondido.

4. Lake Hodges


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Watersport lovers can enjoy a day at beautiful Lake Hodges. You can book a boat or a kayak, or just spend some time fishing.

Ready to start exploring? Book a minivan rental from Greenleaf Rent A Car, and enjoy your family time in Escondido. To find out about our van rentals or car rentals, contact us at 760-294-7052, or check out our car rental specials and make an online reservation today!

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