The beautiful, year round climate of San Diego attracts thousands of vacationers. For visitors who are looking to embrace the Southern California sunshine, scuba diving is a fun water activity for individuals of all ages. The waters of San Diego offer some of the best conditions for scuba diving in the United States, home to giant kelp forests and beautiful reefs. Vacationers who are staying at the Marina Inn, a downtown San Diego hotel, have easy access to great scuba diving spots, as well as other popular tourist attractions.
When staying at the Marina Inn, one of the hotels near San Diego bay, visitors are in close proximity to exciting scuba diving. The scuba diving tours of the bay begin with dive sites that are unreachable from the shore. For these excursions, vacationers board a boat and travel away from the city where they are invited to exit the ship and begin scuba diving in uncharted waters. Trips run almost daily and vary in price depending on how long your excursion is, as well as where you would like to scuba dive.
The Cove is another popular scuba diving destination. A part of the San Diego-La Jolla Underwater Park, The Cove spans across 6,000 acres of ocean bottom and tidelands. Within the underwater park are two artificial reefs which were created by the City of San Diego to attract and enhance the marine life. Visitors who scuba dive at The Cove are given the opportunity to view a variety of fish, as well as stingrays, moray eels and the occasional blue shark. There are many companies who rent scuba equipment along the shores, and also offer guided snorkeling tours to vacationers throughout the day. The dives are instructed by professionals who show their clients the best places to snorkel andoffer interesting information about the local marine life. Guests of the Marina Inn are located within 15 minutes of the popular La Jolla Cove and enjoy unbeatable rates for hotels near San Diego beaches.
Other popular attractions near the Marina Inn include the famous Gaslamp District, Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo and Sea World San Diego. Call us at 1-800-571-2933 today to reserve a room and start planning your San Diego vacation.