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La Jolla Kayak

2199 Avenida de La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3215
+1 858-459-1114
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La Jolla Kayak is a family run business celebrating more than 18 years as the premier ocean exploration outfit in San Diego. Offering fantastic opportunities for adventure on the open sea, La Jolla Kayak caters to tourists and locals alike. Discover by paddle or snorkel the spectacular sea cliffs, Seven Caves and underwater park, renowned to the area. La Jolla Kayak offers guided paddle and snorkel tours with specialized instructors and single or double kayak rentals to discover the sea on your own. Our Mt. Soledad Slide Bike Tour takes you through La Jolla’s most spectacular scenery. And during the warmer months you can swim with the sharks on our guided Leopard Shark Snorkel Adventures. Experience the natural beauty and wonder of the Southern California’s coastline and come away with a new appreciation for ocean kayaking, marine life, and the natural beauty of our underwater world.La Jolla Kayak is located in the heart of the seaside community of La Jolla, California, just 15 minutes north of Downtown San Diego and the SD International Airport. For over a century, La Jolla has been a favorite vacation destination of travelers from all over the world. Boasting Southern California's most beautiful and majestic coastline and the finest weather in the world, La Jolla offers a variety of recreational opportunities.
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“leopard sharks” (38 reviews)
“cave tour” (20 reviews)
“sea caves” (16 reviews)
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2199 Avenida de La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3215
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The caves are nice but VERY crowded. Our guide made the trip worth it. He was very knowledgeable about not only the caves, but also the general geology and wildlife of the area. He also had interesting information about the houses along the beach and...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

What a great Mother’s Day activity to go kayaking with friends and family. We had mostly 2-person kayaks with teens grouped together. The equipment was good—wet suits, life preservers, paddles. And just as importantly the staff was friendly and knowledgeable. We loved it!

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We had Taylor and Breta as our guides! They made the trip fun and exciting, the water was cold but they ensured we got the perfect mix of fun, history, and excitement. The kayak paddle was easy as we did the tandem. Then we ventured...More

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Heather F
17 February 2018|
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Response from jjbru | Reviewed this property |
What they explained to us is it has more to do with the size of the waves, then the time of day.
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Ameya B
24 December 2016|
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Response from lajollakayak | Property representative |
Of course! During the winter months, gray whales begin their journey along La Jolla's coastline. You'll see leopard sharks, sea lions, Garibaldi, and maybe even dolphins and whales! Don't worry about being cold, we rent... More
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