Enjoy a picnic - Balboa Park has several picnic areas where visitors can enjoy a meal and take in the beautiful surroundings.

Take a guided tour - Several companies offer guided tours of Balboa Park, including walking tours and Segway tours.

Ride the carousel - The Balboa Park Carousel is a historic carousel that has been in operation since 1910.

Visit the San Diego Zoo - The world-famous San Diego Zoo is located in Balboa Park and is home to over 3,500 animals

Explore the museums - Balboa Park is home to 17 museums, including the San Diego Museum of Art

Watch a performance - Balboa Park has several theaters and performance spaces, including the Old Globe Theater

Visit the Botanical Building - The Botanical Building is a beautiful greenhouse that houses over 2,100 plants

Relax in the gardens - Balboa Park has several gardens, including the Japanese Friendship Garden

Play a round of golf - The Balboa Park Golf Course is a public course that offers 18 holes and stunning views of the park.

Attend a festival or event - Balboa Park hosts several festivals and events throughout the year