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Palos Verdes Shoreline Park

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Address: 5970 Palos Verdes Dr S, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90275-5924
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20-Minute Santa Monica Air Tour

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Stunning Coastal Beauty

Beautiful views of coast with free parking for 30 minutes. The trail leading to the tide pools was so hot that my dog started to shuffle his paws and he tried to lay down. At... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Donna c
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views of coast with free parking for 30 minutes. The trail leading to the tide pools was so hot that my dog started to shuffle his paws and he tried to lay down. At 100 pounds we couldn't carry him to beach so we carried him off the hot sand quickly. It's a beautiful stop for pictures and there... More 

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central valley, ca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Such a great place to walk! The views are spectacular. Park the car, take a water bottle and stroll. Watch your footing. Take your camera.

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Istanbul Province, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is a lovely trail that you can overlook Lunada bay. The vistas are spectacular. On the back side to the mountains you can see wonderful houses. This place may be heaven. I recommend this place for everybody who want to enjoy the nature.

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Picton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

It was lovely to walk in this beautiful park with the ocean vistas, boats, fishermen, and the beautiful Mariner's Church along the road.

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Palos Verdes Estates, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Bring your own shade, water, camera, and go potty before you hike! 😉 There's a lot to see and explore, and there aren't many people sharing the paths. Early morning and before sunset are great times for cooler weather and photography.

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Thank LivPurple
Palos Verdes Estates, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

This trail offers lovely hikes with an exceptional view, not very crowded. Worth carrying a camera along

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Thank Ulrike Z
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

While visiting our daughter who attends college in LA, we decided to hike this park on a Saturday. 7 miles of trails that were easy to moderate. Some go along the cliffs and give you awesome views of the ocean and surrounding hillsides. Some bring you down to the tidal pools at the base of the cliffs where you can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

They have a great view and a nice hike. Very enjoyable and is good for a family outing. Great little stroll on a nice weekend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

The park is a nice hidden gem. Gorgeous views especially at sunset. It's close to Wayfarers chapel and Pointe Vincent lighthouse so you can walk over to them. Good place to visit to take beautiful photos, walk along the cliffs, and/or explore trails. If you're looking for few hours to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city,... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Great scenic spot for sunset. Grey whales in the late fall. A perfect spot for a walk with your dog: poopie bags supplied here. Lots of places for a picnic. Self-guided nature hike with identification placards for shoreline plants.

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