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Address: 1325 Cave St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3684
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pretty view

It's a quick 145 or so steps down to the bottom and then back up again. the view is nice and it's interesting to see the inside of a cave that we saw from the outside on the water... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
resawolfis
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Murrieta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

U gotta pay 5$ for the entrance to the cave through the store. However 1. If u spend 20$ on merchandise u can go for free. 2. Just right there on the left there is a little path to the rocks in case you want to snorkeling.. U could get very close to seals and that's what I wanted anyway.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes, I said wonky. My friend had really wanted to visit this little cave in LA Jolla that sits below a small and old little shop build into the rocky cliff side of the coast line. I had been about 10 years prior but was up for seeing it again. I wouldn't call it a day trip or even an... More 

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Murrieta, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a quick 145 or so steps down to the bottom and then back up again. the view is nice and it's interesting to see the inside of a cave that we saw from the outside on the water earlier that day.

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Thank resawolfis
Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Experience piece of history! Unfortunately it is too crowded and hard to take your time to enjoy the view and take several pictures. Tight space for that many people. We went on Labor Day tho. However, we enjoy the experience and view. I just wish there's a ramp to swim to the ocean from there :).

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Thank thisamazingworld
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure why one would go through this gift shop and down all the stairs just to be in a cave looking out at the water. Only slightly interesting

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Ardmore, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Descending the steps to Sunny Jim's cave certainly felt like entering the world the Goonies explored, and looking out from the cave to the Pacific made it feel even moreso. It really is just 145 ancient stairs down to a platform in a cave that's accessed in a gift shop, but it was a fun 20 minutes or so. It... More 

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Sylmar, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

The cave is nothing extraordinary but it is a cool bit of history. It only takes a couple of minutes to descend the stairs from the unassuming shop on the street, but take those few minutes and you'll find yourself just a couple of feet above the ocean surface. You are likely to see some sea lions, divers and kayakers... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for the Kayaker to get a up close look at the Wildlife - as illustrated in the photo. Also a nice viewing area at the top.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Cool tunnel leading to the ocean. Short but worth the brief trek. Views amazing, plus this is the cave a curious sea lion trekked up and through to go on a shopping spree in the store above. So cool.

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Glendale, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

We parked quite a way from Sunny Jim's and walked along the coast just enjoying the incredible views and wildlife. Once we got there it was $5 per person & you descended from inside the shop approximately 100 stairs to get down into the cave. Hand rails on each side, not too steep. No special shoes needed. I went down... More 

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