June-gloom is finally over and summertime is here in San Diego, California! No AC? No problem! Cool off from the heat by visiting the best water parks in or around San Diego. No matter what age you are, the feeling of zipping down waterslides and splashing through the park is exhilarating. Or if you’d rather something slower-paced, relax along the lazy river.
Aquatica San Diego
If you love Seaworld, you have got to check out Aquatica San Diego. This sister park to Seaworld is filled with summer fun for all ages. With several rides and attractions, everyone will find something they’ll enjoy.
Price: Vist only the Aquatica part of the park on a set date of your choosing with a date-specific ticket for $35.99, or gain access to Aquatica all summer long for $59.99. Alternatively, opt for a two-park ticket to visit both Seaworld and Aquatica in a single day for $95.99.
Location: 2052 Entertainment Circle, Chula Vista, CA
The Wave Waterpark
Price: General Admission is $22.95 for guests over 42’’ tall and $17.95 for those under 42”.
Location: 101 Wave Drive, Vista, CA
Tierrasanta Aquatic Center
Although the Tierrasanta Aquatic Center isn’t technically a water park – it's a great alternative to the pricey theme-park options. This fun-filled center has a waterslide and a children’s pool with picnic tables.
Price: A single-day pass is just $4 for adults and $2 for children.
Location: 11238 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, #1524, San Diego, CA
Take a drive up to North County for a day filled with excitement at Legoland Waterpark. Build a raft to float down the lazy river, slide through the crocodile’s mouth at Cragger’s Swamp, or take on the waves at Lion Temple Wave Pool. With so many rides and attractions, the fun never ends.
Price: Tickets start at $94.99.
Location: One Legoland Drive, Carlsbad, CA
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