Lemon Grove Vacations
Many of San Diego’s highlights can be found within easy driving distance of Lemon Grove, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. The San Diego State University Art Gallery and the Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala are amongst the best places to explore here. Two other worthy points of interest that are located nearby Lemon Grove are the Mission Trails Regional Park and the Boomers El Cajon.
From here, it is just 7 miles (11 kilometers) to one of the city’s most popular sights, the San Diego Zoo.
Vacationers in Lemon Grove, looking for something different, should head to the cultural attractions nearby. Step inside the many remarkable exhibit spaces such as the San Diego Natural History Museum, the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center and the San Diego Air and Space Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, spend an evening at the Old Globe Theater, Starlight Bowl and the Spreckels Organ Pavilion, one of the region’s great live concert venues. If you love everything to do with art, browse the collections at the San Diego Museum of Art, the Timken Museum of Art and the Spanish Village Art Center.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of San Diego, plan a trip to the nearby outdoor areas. Enjoy some of the tranquil urban parks such as Balboa Park, the Japanese Friendship Garden and Chicano Park.
Work on your backswing at the Balboa Park Golf Course, amongst the best greens around.
If you love to find a great deal, visit the Mission Valley Mall.
Visitors with a passion for sports will love Petco Park, home of the much-loved San Diego Padres baseball team in summer. True sports nuts can smell the liniment in the lockers rooms and visit the VIP boxes of Petco Park by taking a behind the scenes tour.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. Take your pick from the Hilton San Diego Mission Valley, the Sheraton San Diego Hotel, Mission Valley, or the Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows.