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La Jolla Caves

La Jolla, San Diego, CA
+1 858-459-0746
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Seven elongated fissures in the cliff walls that can be entered during low tide.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea lions” (75 reviews)
“cave store” (15 reviews)
“kayak tour” (20 reviews)
La Jolla, San Diego, CA
+1 858-459-0746
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Took a day tour to La Jolla with the Old Town Trolley Tours. We walked along the beach and took pictures along the way. We did get the see the caves from the boardwalk.

Thank FrostyRoyal
Reviewed 1 week ago

The caves are beautiful. The water is so clear. The sea lions are touchable and fun to watch/play with. I've done the kayak tour with 2 companies in La Jolla now, and I prefer Every Day California. Clean, professional, and good information. Also their apparel...More

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful and interesting area. It is small, but great to see. You will have to pay an admission and will have stairs to maneuver, but it is lovely below. We enjoyed watching the tide and waves enter and even watched a sea...More

Thank RARCO-RRodgersWrites
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are seven caves in la jolla, all so beautiful! they all have unique stories behind them too if you can get the information online or from a local guide like I did. I saw it from the side and the inside! they are a...More

Thank Corissa M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best viewed from the street level looking down or on the short path down from the Cave Store to get you a little closer. DO NOT pay to walk down into the cave through the Cave Store. It's not worth the money (family of 4...More

Thank 4mntravelers2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to visit this cave when I was little, so it was fun to revisit as an adult. You enter through an old gift/shell shop. The cost is $5 for adults. You descend down about 180 steps, it's kind of slick and uneven, you...More

Thank MaxMidnight
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a beautiful shore. The seals and sea gulls add to the charm. There are a lot of nice little places to dine and a beautiful relaxing walk

Thank 447more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

do not go to caves if are not a top notch swimmer. rough dirty water. lots of people. kayaks come at you from inside the cave . water comes very fast at you.

Thank ccarolann721
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can see sea lions in their natural habitat; we even saw a pup. If willing to do a little climbing, you can get close,,,just be sure to stay out of their way! Wonderful!

1  Thank skrose21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would strongly recommend coming here with family. Great memories. Took a lot of pictures and many happy memories to share.

1  Thank Debra D
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11 February 2017|
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Response from Mario T | Reviewed this property |
Here's one: adventure.everydaycalifornia There's probably others as well- I just Googled "La Jolla Kayaks"
Tiffany L
29 July 2016|
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Response from Mario T | Reviewed this property |
You have plenty of launch locations- go for it!
18 January 2016|
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Response from canalcruiser | Reviewed this property |
There are several companies operating Kayak tours. You can check under "Activities" on Trip Advisor or Google Kayak Tours La Jolla. Several operate year round, though sometimes only on weekends in the winter. It can be... More