"Stroll the Grounds" Top 5 Page for this destination San Juan Capistrano Favorite Tip by zrim

San Juan Capistrano General: 12 reviews and 15 photos

  attractively manicured gardens
by zrim

Favorite thing: Lots of flowers. Shade trees. Pleasant brick and stone walkways. The mission is the perfect place to wander aimlessly and lose oneself in contemplation.

One caveat, if you enjoy the solitude arrive early. I found that the school groups and tour groups started pulling in about 9:30 a.m. The grounds open at 8:30 a.m. which allows for an hour of peace before the clamor and bustle of the crowds.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 3, 2004
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