Mission Viejo is about a 20-minute drive away from the iconic Laguna Beach. You can spend your summers going to the beach and living it up, SoCal style. Orange County is filled with amusement parks. Mission Viejo is also a 30-minute drive away from Disneyland. You may want to consider getting a Disneyland annual passport if you are planning to live in Orange County. The prices for Disneyland annual passes range from around $360 to $1,149. The cheapest passes only allow for you to visit Disneyland during certain days of the week and year. The most expensive passport allows you to come on unlimited days of the year with no restrictions. The passports also allow for you to do monthly payment plans, if those prices are too high for you to pay all at once. Mission Viejo is also a similar drive away from Knott’s Berry Farm, which is more affordable than Disneyland. Knott’s Berry Farm has significantly cheaper passes, which may be a better option if you want to save money. Mission Viejo also has its’ own lake, titled Mission Viejo Lake. The lake is manmade and designed for recreational use. The city contains Whiting Ranch Wilderness park, which has 17 miles of hiking trails. There is not much of a nightlife in Mission Viejo. Mission Viejo is a perfect town for family living, but young singles may not feel as fulfilled. The image on the right is from the Aliso Creek Trail directly behind the Storage West Self Storage facility..
Mission Viejo is a perfect place to raise a family. The town welcomes you, with beautiful weather, nearby beaches and plenty of recreational activities for you and your family to enjoy. Orange County awaits you. Sources: Mission Viejo Wikipedia Page.