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Mount Soledad

6905 La Jolla Scenic Drive South, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
+1 858-459-2314
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6905 La Jolla Scenic Drive South, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
+1 858-459-2314
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Family friendly, lots of room to walk around. The monument itself is not flashy, in fact it's quite understated, which gives it a presence that is felt rather than seen. It's worth a walk around the memorial plaques and reading the inscriptions, really gives you...More

Thank Sent117
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Obviously, perfect for those family photos and panoramic shots of the surrounds. Parking can be a problem.

Thank Vladimir1968
Reviewed 4 days ago

The La Jolla trolley tour bus took us to the 822 ft tall hill which has a memoral tribute at the top with a 29 ft. tall cross which becomes 43 ft. tall with its base. We were told that it is the only memorial...More

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Although parking is limited, if you circle enough times you can usually get parking as people don't stay long. If you'd rather park down the hill, there's plenty of parking down there. The views are amazing as you can see as far south as the...More

Thank Jean F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic memorial to everyone that has served our beloved US of A. These are for all officers and enlisted personnel, living and deceased, who have served and been honorably discharged are eligible. High on a hill with amazing views. Lots of parking. Zero grade except...More

Thank Miranda K
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are in the area already, this is worth a stop. Like any other memorial, I am humbled to see the names of so many who have served in the military and lossed their lives doing so. It was very moving. The views to...More

Thank FamTravelCurator
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Peaceful veterans memorial with great views of La Jolla and surrounding San Diego. Limited parking around the memorial with another lot within walking distance

Thank tmaier1969
Reviewed 6 days ago

nice view at the top of the mountain. we pay respects to our military people who protect our country. however, it is a very small and lonely place to visit.

Thank T H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit to pay respects to the many military men and women who served our country and provides an outstanding view of San Diego area. The monument area and pictures of those who died for our country almost had a spiritual feel to...More

Thank BancyN
Reviewed 1 week ago

This 822 foot high mountain is a great place for views of the La Jolla and San Diego area. On top of the mountain is a concrete cross that was initially constructed in 1913 and has since been rebuilt two times. The third and current...More

Thank Swabado
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Kathy R
Hotel nearby?
13 March 2017|
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Response from grandslamhomer | Reviewed this property |
Holiday Inn Express & Suites in the La Jolla beach area is less than a mile from Mt. Soledad is probably one of the cheapest and it includes Free Parking, Free Breakfast, Free Internet. Good Luck
Angi M
It sounds beautiful. I have a disability which limits me in walking long distances. What is your general view if this is handicap accessible?
7 November 2016|
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Response from SHAWNS S | Reviewed this property |
The slope up is pretty gentle and yes, it is accessible from all 360 degrees, however there are stairs to get to the foot of the cross itself. You wont be disappointed tho, its breathtaking
Is the trail well signed? What is the elevation gain and time to reach the memorial at the top?
2 November 2015|
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Response from BigSarge03 | Reviewed this property |
No just a short drive. Plenty of parking. Great views.