In La Jolla, ConVis operates a walk-up-only facility at 7966 Herschel Ave., near the corner of Prospect Street. This office is open daily in summer, from 10am to 6pm; from September to May the center is open daily but with more limited hours.
The Coronado Visitor Center, 1100 Orange Ave. (tel. 866/599-7242 or 619/437-8788; www.coronadovisitorcenter.com), dispenses maps, newsletters, and information-packed brochures. Inside the Coronado Museum, it's open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 5pm.
You can also find staffed information booths at the airport, train station, and cruise terminal.
Browse for online information and discounts in advance of your trip at www.discoversd.com and www.infosandiego.com; for details on La Jolla's offerings check www.lajollabythesea.com. For information on San Diego's North County destinations -- including Del Mar, Encinitas, Carlsbad, and Oceanside -- go to, respectively, www.delmar.ca.us, www.cityofencinitas.org, www.visitcarlsbad.com, and www.visitoceanside.org.