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La Jolla Caves, La Jolla

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  • Head south down one of the alleyways from Prospect St and you will come to the Pacific Ocean. remarkably, there is a long walk open to the public with stunning vistas of the coast heading north from t...  more »
  • Stopped here before lunch and made the trip down the stairs to see the cave. The walk down was okay however if you have knee problems or not in the best shape my suggestion is skip this trip. It is a ...  more »
  • beautiful cliffs and hangout par excellence of seals and sea lions, you can good come close, but it sure is nice to the caves in to go with a kayak tour affordable and definitely worth its money. would you like more tips for great outings in this region? feel free to send me a message
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  • Everytime my family stays in La Jolla we walk down the coast to this place. It's a fun mini-adventure! There are a lot of stairs to get into the cave, and it's a tight squeeze but worth it! Does not cost much either. Totally worth the visit if you got 30 minutes to an hour available. Check it out for sure!
  • Claustrophobics need not go, long cramped steps up and down, very narrow walkway. Carrying a baby or toddler would be difficult. Great view of the ocean from the cave though. Not a bad price for the fun.
  • It's a fun place to visit. Next time I come to the cave, I'll go on land and walk down to the stairs. I was on the kayak tour through Everyday California. I enjoyed it!
  • Kind of a tourist trap. It was ok but not worth the $5 to get in. The wooden stairs are quite slippery, I fell even though I was holding on to the handrail. The view at the bottom is no better than what you can see in other free areas.
  • Really beautiful scenery surrounded by countless photo opportunities. A great place for watching the ocean or seeing kayakers and snorklers interacting with sea lions in the Pacific Ocean. The coast walk trail is definitely worth the hike too!

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