Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcalá
— The Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcalá was the first official stop on our 2012 California Missions road trip. It was the only mission of our first day, a Saturday. Façade It was a gorgeous day in San Diego. The blue sky was spectacular behind the white façade of the present basilica. Façade of the church at Mission San Diego de Alcalá (Photo: KG7NRB) Basilica The church is still quite active.