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Original Sea Cave Kayak Tour for Two

From US$60.00
  • Paddle a stable double kayak that's beginner friendly
  • See native plants and wildlife on the La Jolla coast
  • Enter one of La Jolla's most famous sea caves
Original Sea Cave Kayak Tour for Two
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12pm Departure
12pm Departure. Check in 11:30 am. 90 Minute Kayaking Tour. Valid for up to two people to ride in a double kayak.
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1:20pm Departure
1:20pm Departure. Check in 12:45 pm. 90 Minute Kayaking Tour. Valid for up to two people to ride in a double kayak.
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9:40am Departure
Tour Departs at 9:40am. Check in is at 9:10am. Valid for up to two people to ride in a double kayak.
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San Diego has spectacular sea caves, but really exploring the kelp forests, wildlife, and scenery means going out on the water. Get up-close views of the La Jolla Caves on this tour in a double kayak, paddling alongside guides in La Jolla Ecological Reserve. First-time kayakers are welcome on this laid-back tour, with the chance to see harbor seals, sea lions, dolphins, sea turtles, and whales.
What to Expect
Make your way to La Jolla, arriving a little bit before your departure time to get suited up in the onsite changing rooms. Head to the La Jolla Shores boat launch for a safety briefing and paddling instruction, and then launch a double kayak with help from your guide.

Take plenty of breaks on the way to La Jolla Caves, stopping to learn about the four distinct micro-habitats that you pass. In addition to large marine wildlife, there are a lot of fish and birds to see, as well as the summertime aggregation of leopard sharks, one of the largest gathering in the world. Don't worry, these harmless sharks have small mouths and don't bite.

See La Jolla's seven sea caves, paddling into the Emerald Cave when conditions allow. Following your time at Emerald Cave, check out the nearby giant kelp forest, the ideal spot for watching marine wildlife. Afterward, head back to the starting point.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
May 2018 Kayak Tour

My significant other and I wanted to do a water activity while on vacation. A friend of ours recommended this tour. We had a great time. You do not need to have experience kayaking in the ocean. It was my significant other's first time kayaking,...More

1  Thank Robin k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wonderful experience and terrific guide

My wife and I lucked out and were able to take this tour with only one other couple. Our tour guide, Ed, was very knowledgeable and adapted the tour to fit very well for the size of our group. I had a fantastic time and...More

Thank MMinea2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great experience for adutls and kids!

We did the 90 minute tour with our two daughters, age 6 and 10. It was the highlight of our California vacation, the thing both kids talked about the most when they came home. Our guides Cody and Gabbie were both fantastic -- energetic, attentive,...More

Thank Dorian A
Reviewed 9 April 2018
Pretty Lame, Skip the Tour

We were really excited to check out this tour on our first visit to La Jolla, having done other sea kayaking tours in the past (on the east coast). My husband and I were both pretty disappointed. First - the staff. We were told on...More

3  Thank bosoxgirl79
Reviewed 3 April 2018
Loved the kayak tour!

The cave kayak tour was awesome! Beautiful scenery! We also learned a ton about the history of La Jolla. Thanks Nathan for making it an amazing adventure!

Thank kwiese04
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