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La Jolla Caves

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Address: La Jolla, San Diego, CA
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Seven elongated fissures in the cliff walls that can be entered during low...

Seven elongated fissures in the cliff walls that can be entered during low tide.

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Nature, animals, caves, oh my!

Nice way to spend the day, we were surprised that parking is free! (if you can get it). Get there early, La Jolla Cave is $5 per person to walk down stairs to ocean level within... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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NEWMARKET
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice way to spend the day, we were surprised that parking is free! (if you can get it). Get there early, La Jolla Cave is $5 per person to walk down stairs to ocean level within a cave. The only one accessible by foot so it's your only option if you don't want to see it by way of the... More 

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Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Living in Kentucky, we do not get to see many sea lions in the wild. It was just fun to listen to them.

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Fergus Falls, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely a fun place to see in person. Along with the interesting caves, this area has an abundance of marine life. The sea lions are always fun to stop and watch. Doing a kayak or snorkel tour of the caves is a great way to see them up close.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with my boyfriend when he was visiting SD and it was a fun place to go to. The cave is a trip and is a great place to visit. Beware: it does cost money to go down into the cave, I believe it's like 10 a person and it is down a long, dark, under ground tunnel.... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seriously the worst tourist trap I have been stupid enough to go to. You descend down 145 steps while holding a sticky gross metal bannister. Then you look out into the ocean and then you ooo and ahhh and climb back up. Yeah it is only $5 but still what a waste of time.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting phenomenon in the middle of LaJolla. A wholly different eco-system than available in the area. A pleasant surprise in the City.

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Olathe, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in along our way up the coast and had a nice afternoon. Parking can be a challenge, but the weather and views were excellent

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Jolla is a lovely neighbourhood to wonder around in. The houses are lovely, the beaches are beautiful and the caves are a great sight! There is also a nice path to walk along with amazing scenery!

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Raubling, Bayern, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Jolla is a nice place in southern California. Here the Pacific Ocean kisses the beach. On and among the rocky beach sea-lions meet swimmers and canoeists. Get a boat and enjoy the rocks and the sea-dug caves. Later find a nice restaurant and enjoy sea-food and the sun-set.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to view the wonder of the ocean and the shore. Parking is a bit of a challenge, but it's worth the stop for a photo.

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