San Diego Attractions, Mission Bay San Diego, Vacation to San Diego

January 13, 2009 by  
Filed under World's Best Places

Mission Bay

The San Diego’s Mission Bay Park area is one of the most beautiful artificially made places in the US. These San Diego attractions consist of the 4,600 acres of the once swamp area, which has been turned into an area full of recreational activities for children and adult visitors. In the 1960s, this area was a sprawling swamp, but after dredging, the authorities transformed it into a beautiful bay area. It has turned into such a lovely place that millions of visitors from all over the world has come here again and again.

San Diego Attractions At The Mission Bay Park Area

Mission Bay park area is the biggest artificial (manmade) water park in the United States. There are plenty of water activities and amusement centers across the almost 27 miles of bay front area. The Mission Bay Park area consists of approximately 4,600 acres, out of which about 45 per cent is occupied with land and the rest contains water. The Mission Beach park area is spread across all these areas and offers plenty of activities for the visitors.

There are also the very beautiful beaches like the Pacific Beach and the Mission Beach which are extremely popular tourist destinations. The beach lovers and sun-seekers turn out in millions to enjoy its all-year-around ocean-side fun and water activities. While the paddleboats, sail boats are seen in plenty, there are also the kayak lovers, Jet Skiers, and water skiers enjoy hours of ocean fun, there is a separate area for the powerboat lovers. Read more