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  1. United States
  2. California
  3. San Diego
  4. La Jolla Cove

La Jolla: 2.5-Hour Kayak and Snorkel Tour

Product ID: 286965
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Paddle with your experienced guide to the sea caves of La Jolla before going snorkeling in the Ecological Reserve's crystal-clear waters. Meet some of the region's abundant underwater life on this 2.5-hour tour.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Get all the benefits of a kayaking tour plus a snorkeling adventure
  • Say hello to garibaldi, harmless leopard sharks, rockfish, sea lions, spiny lobster, and more
  • Explore the La Jolla Ecological Reserve from the best vantage point: underwater
  • Use your snorkel gear at your leisure for the remainder of the day once your guided tour is complete
Full description
Paddle to the sea caves of La Jolla and snorkel amidst the surrounding Ecological Reserve. Get up close and personal with the Garibaldi, Leopard sharks, rays, and other unique local creatures.

Explore La Jolla's pristine underwater Ecological Reserve during the calm water months of summer. Snorkel in two unique habitats, the rocky reef between Goldfish Point and Emerald Cove, and the sandy flats outside of the Marine Room. Along the reef and caves, you'll likely see Garibaldi, sheepshead, blue moon, and other indigenous fish. Sea lions, Brandt's cormorants, and brown pelicans also frequent this habitat. Harmless leopard sharks, bat rays, and shovel-nosed guitar fish inhabit the sandy flats on the south end of La Jolla Shores. Snorkel in these shallow waters teeming with life throughout the warm water months.

All snorkeling equipment and wetsuit (which can be kept for the remainder of the day after the tour) is included.
  • 2.5-hour kayak and snorkel tour
  • Professional tour guide
  • Wetsuit, mask, snorkel, fins & kayaking equipment
  • Use of snorkel gear for the entire day
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years

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Meeting point

2158 Avenida De La Playa, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA

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Important information
What to bring
  • Swimwear
Know before you go
• This tour is only recommended for swimmers 8 years or older.
• Lockers and changing rooms are available. However, it's recommended that all participants check in dressed for the beach, and prepared to get wet.