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Children's Pool, La Jolla
(3.7/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
Children's Pool was intended to attract divers and families with children, but the beach is most popular with sea lions. Stroll the paved walkway atop the coastal rocks and watch the waves blocked by a wall. After a swim, relax and observe the sea lions. If you're lucky, you might see a mother caring for her cubs. The area is free to enter, but check with local lifeguards and authorities about the water conditions before diving in. Arrange your visit to Children's Pool and discover more family-friendly attractions in San Diego using our San Diego trip builder.
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  • Really happy to stop here and lucky to find parking nearby. The clear blue sky added to the beauty of the surrounding area and the area around the pool was teeming with wildlife - many varieties of bi...  more »
  • It's just magic! Very cute babes, beach is fenced, close fail, but watch from afar. Were in the evening about 16-0000, people were, but not closely. Kids was about 20-30 individuals, they were crawling lazily caterpillars and potjagivalis') 100% milota!
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  • This could be a good alternative to going to a Zoo or SeaWorld. You can come here, stand and watch seals and birds a few feet away, just like in a Zoo, except they are wild animals living their normal...  more »