San Diego is known for its year-round sunny skies, pleasant temperatures, and beautiful beaches. WorldMark San Diego Mission Vally is right in the heart of it all. Balboa Park is less than 5 miles from the resort. It is the nation's largest urban park, coming in at 1,174 acres, and includes 8 gardens, 15 museums, 9 restaurants, a golf course, the San Diego Zoo, a puppet theater, golf course, and the world's largest outdoor organ (and this isn't even a close to a complete list), you could do something different in Balboa Park every day for the next two months. The San Diego Zoo, located inside Balboa Park, houses 4,000 animals representing 800 species. Exhibits include Monkey Trails and Forest Tails, Giant Panda Research Station, Polar Bear Plunge, and Tiger River. Ensure you visit SeaWorld San Diego and experience the wonderfully amazing creatures of the sea and enjoy an array of SeaWorld's exciting rides and attractions. Open year-round. Water lovers will also find endless possibilities. Cruise the bay on a boat excursion. Hang ten at Pacific Beach. Watch for whales at the Cabrillo National Monument. Scuba dive or snorkel off La Jolla Cove, where you'll find an aquatic ecological reserve just waiting to be explored.
Another resort in the local area is Wyndham Harbour Lights. Wyndham Harbour Lights is located in the lively, historic Gaslamp Quarter of downtown San Diego. Restaurants and nightclubs surround the resort. Harbour Lights is next to unique shopping at the renowed Horton Plaza, featuring opver 150 shops and restaurants. Also within walking distance are the Convention and Civic centers.