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Address: 2158 Avenida De La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
Phone Number: +1 858-454-1010
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Description: Kayak the 7 Caves of La Jolla, or bike the Freefall! We offer kayaking...
Kayak the 7 Caves of La Jolla, or bike the Freefall! We offer kayaking, biking, snorkeling tours and rentals in La Jolla and Coronado California.
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Bike tour of Coronado Island

Peter was our tour guide on a gentle and easy bike tour around Coronado Island. It is a beautiful and peaceful place. Gorgeous homes, and beaches. Coronado Hotel and beach is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
Moira M
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Henderson, Nevada
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USA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 NEW

We have took many kayak trips before in other places and this is by far the most boring kayak trip we have done to date. For beginners or first timers, this maybe OK. But for us, this was a total waste of our time and money. While they name the tours as the caves tour, we barely got close to... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

Peter was our tour guide on a gentle and easy bike tour around Coronado Island. It is a beautiful and peaceful place. Gorgeous homes, and beaches. Coronado Hotel and beach is amazing. We had a great time.

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Rome, Georgia, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

My family of 4 did the guided kayak tour during our stay in San Diego. We were running late to. Our earlier endeavors and did not have time to go back to our room to change. The shop loaned us wetsuits at no additional cost and I was so grateful for that. The guided were great and very informative. My... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We booked a snorkel and kayak tour the same day of the tour. After 5-10 paddling on water we had our first 'stop' to snorkel. Well none of us did see any fish. Water was dark and cloudy. Second 'stop' was suppose to be the caves, however, we were told we couldn't go in because of the tides. I understand... More 

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london
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We had wanted to go on a kayak tour to the caves so booked on the 230pm tour. My fiancé went on a double canoe with 1 of the instructors so I had a single one One of our instructors was a girl who's name escapes me but who could bore the skin of a donkey with her innate chatter... More 

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New Hope, PA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This was OK. The guides were nice, Natalie was especially helpful. It was more physically demanding than I expected - heavy winds on the way out. My daughter and I actually needed a tow to catch up. I am not in terrible shape I work out 4 days a week just couldn't keep the pace....was fine on the way back... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We took the Kayak tour of Coronado (the bay tour) on a beautiful sunny day with 2 adults and 3 teenagers. We enjoyed the ride through the bay and found the kayaking instruction was helpful and everyone was outfitted with proper equipment and was helped out into the bay. Our tour guide was a nice kid but did not provide... More 

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Stone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This is a great way to spend a few hours, we did the kayak and snorkel tour from La Jolla. It is fairly physical but great fun and snorkeling from the kayak was amazing, we saw Garibaldi fish and some small sharks in clear and (important for a Brit) warm water. There were seals on the cliffs and the group... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

If you are looking for a water activity and you have a basic knowledge of paddling, the kayaking here is not only a fun adventure but also an exhilarating challenge. Getting out past the waves can be a bit intimidating but stay straight and paddle hard and you will soon be enjoying the gentle rolling of the blue ocean. You... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Mike made the tour. We were a small group of four, which helped, but Mike did a great job of tailoring the tour to our group both in terms of cycling/fitness ability and what interested us. I would highly recommend the tour and Mike.

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