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A lookout point above San Diego Bay and home of the Cabrillo monument.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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San Diego, CA
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Don't be put off, follow the signs to the park through the navel base and past an enormous grave yard called Fort Rosecrans. There is parking, toilets, and a visitor centre. From there it is a gentle walk up hill to the old light house...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank catherinemL8442JB
Reviewed 2 days ago

The view and surrounding will leave you in awe and wanting to never leave. Its is really a must see.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 6 days ago

I recently took a drive down part of the coast while visiting San Diego. I started at Dog Beach in Ocean Beach which appeared to be a little piece of heaven for dogs and their owners alike, drove down through the beautiful Sunset Cliffs, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Laura S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Point Loma is more than just a Naval Base and Cemetery. On the point you can see the whales migrating in the Pacific Ocean, see North Island and the entire San Diego Bay, plus downtown. The point itself has the interesting and beautiful Carrillo National...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank DeborahG1320
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is quite a variety to do here. The views from all around are spectacular. There is an abundance of good places to eat. If you look closely you'll find some hidden gems.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sheldon P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cemetery, views over both the bay and the ocean are amazing. We went at sunset and then drove over the hill to the cemetery. The headstones lined up with the bay in the distance is stunning. All beautiful!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CeliacTraveler57
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice and were not dissapointed. Nice walking trails and the scenery is really awesome. Nice walking trails too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank martinkp
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is OK to go a visit Point Loma. There is a newly added visitor store where you can spend few dollars. This did not exist when I started to go there about 25 years ago. Very crowed area and a bid complicated to drive....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank youcanhandlethetruth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you look left or right there’s water everywhere. Great walking for all ages. We are starting to get into the gray whale migration. We didn’t see anything today, but we have in the past. Good luck and enjoy.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can see Mexico from here! The expansive view is worth the trip. Just beautiful. And don't leave without exploring the tidal pools. But be careful because the rocks are slippery!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Tammi H
22 November 2018|
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Response from Bob W | Reviewed this property |
All i remember was vending machines
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janicedyer1
6 June 2017|
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Response from murraysmom2015 | Reviewed this property |
yes, there are some old barracks there and some other operations along with a very large and beautiful cemetery
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Terry D
12 August 2015|
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