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Top things to do in La Jolla

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Ranked #1 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #2 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Neighborhoods; Beaches
Mile-long beach features gentle waves during the summer months, making this spot a prime spot for novice scuba divers.
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Ranked #3 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
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Category: Beaches
Owner description: San Diego's most desirable spot for swimming, diving and snorkeling. The water is calm and the cove is ecologically... more » Owner description: San Diego's most desirable spot for swimming, diving and snorkeling. The water is calm and the cove is ecologically protected. There is also a world famous dive site that is located in the La Jolla ecological preserve. « less
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Ranked #4 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #5 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Beaches
A famous beach for surfing.
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Ranked #6 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #7 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: You don't have to be enrolled to appreciate the vast green lawns of this major university, which is home to the Mingei... more » Owner description: You don't have to be enrolled to appreciate the vast green lawns of this major university, which is home to the Mingei International Museum of World Art. « less
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Ranked #8 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #9 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Natural History Museums; Aquariums
Owner description: Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the public exploration center for the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC... more » Owner description: Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the public exploration center for the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. Perched on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the aquarium features more than 60 habitats of fishes and invertebrates from the cold waters of the Pacific Northwest to the tropical waters of Mexico and the Caribbean. An interactive museum showcases research discoveries by Scripps scientists on climate, Earth and ocean science. « less
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Ranked #10 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Beaches
Owner description: It was supposed to be a children's pool, but the harbor seals took over and it's a main tourist and local attraction. Great... more » Owner description: It was supposed to be a children's pool, but the harbor seals took over and it's a main tourist and local attraction. Great picture spot. « less
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Ranked #11 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #12 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Fashionable streets in La Jolla that offer expensive shops, boutiques, art galleries and elegant restaurants.
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Ranked #13 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #14 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Nature and Parks
Seven elongated fissures in the cliff walls that can be entered during low tide.
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Ranked #15 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Beaches
Owner description: Each serving as a center of water-sports and recreation in La Jolla, this beach and Windansea Beach were immortalized in Tom... more » Owner description: Each serving as a center of water-sports and recreation in La Jolla, this beach and Windansea Beach were immortalized in Tom Wolfe's famous novel, "The Pumphouse Gang." « less
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Ranked #16 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: The 5th Biggest Tourist Attraction in America's Finest City! Come Kayak, Dive, Surf, Snorkel or SUP with OEX La Jolla and you... more » Owner description: The 5th Biggest Tourist Attraction in America's Finest City! Come Kayak, Dive, Surf, Snorkel or SUP with OEX La Jolla and you will see why! « less
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Ranked #17 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Health Clubs
Owner description: La Jolla Yoga Center is a full service yoga center in downtown La Jolla. We offer over 80+ classes per week. Drop ins... more » Owner description: La Jolla Yoga Center is a full service yoga center in downtown La Jolla. We offer over 80+ classes per week. Drop ins welcome! « less
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Ranked #18 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Art Galleries; Monuments/ Statues; Museums; Art Museums
Outdoor contemporary sculpture collection at the University of California, San Diego.
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Ranked #19 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Museums
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Ranked #20 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Art Museums; Concerts
Owner description: Actually located in La Jolla, this museum has more than 3,000 works which vie for attention with the stunning views of the... more » Owner description: Actually located in La Jolla, this museum has more than 3,000 works which vie for attention with the stunning views of the Pacific. « less
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Ranked #21 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #22 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Located in the heart of La Jolla since 1989, Africa and Beyond is surrounded by world-class restaurants, art galleries,... more » Owner description: Located in the heart of La Jolla since 1989, Africa and Beyond is surrounded by world-class restaurants, art galleries, shopping and beautiful beaches.Africa and Beyond is one of the country's leading galleries specializing in traditional African art - KPBS. They offer the finest collection of contemporary and traditional African art and jewelry.Enjoy a wide array of hand-selected fair trade items and affordable contemporary crafts to extraordinary collector pieces.An extraordinary cultural arts and shopping experience not to be missed!Let the adventure begin. ..Go Wild! « less
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Ranked #23 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #24 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Owner description: Dedicated to the city of San Diego in 1915, this public recreational center offers a variety of activities including... more » Owner description: Dedicated to the city of San Diego in 1915, this public recreational center offers a variety of activities including basketball courts, children's play area, handball, shuffleboard and tennis courts. « less
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Ranked #25 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #26 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #27 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: ; History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #28 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #29 of 34 attractions in La Jolla
Category: Art Galleries
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