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Sunset Cliffs Natural Park

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Address: 1253 Sunset Cliffs Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107
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Amazing...must see in San Diego!

I tend to be cynical about "must see" places that end up being lackluster but let me confirm what many others have said---this is a must see site in San Diego!!!! I went on a not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I tend to be cynical about "must see" places that end up being lackluster but let me confirm what many others have said---this is a must see site in San Diego!!!! I went on a not so busy weekday after work to watch the sunset. There were sunset yogas classes on the cliffs. The area is roughly 1 mile worth... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We Floridians love the beach. The Pacific is some kind of beautiful. Plenty of free parking. We took hundreds of photos. The views will blow you away.

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are several places along the cliffs to park, and as the name suggests this is a great place to watch the sun set. bring a blanket to sit on and a few layers to stay warm. Arrive early if you want to be able to park legally and leave your car without any worries - it gets crowded.

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked down the many steps and then carefully over rocks to get to ocean, but there were other ways to get down to beach. It is a nice little area. And plenty of nearby quaint food as well as cheap fast food. We actually had a few hours to kill before our plane took off so it was perfect... More 

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Los Gatos, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome views. Area is more rugged but that made it less crowded. The surfing looked great. Access to the shore was limited but we braved it anyway. This was a more laid back place but lovely just the same.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Please go at sunset and marvel at the glorious views! So easy to drive there and parking was ok too. Walk to the cliff side (be careful but not too scary) and soak up the nature. We saw surfers far out among the waves. Very cool local vibe!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a must see if you are in the area. The views here are absolutely amazing. I went on a Monday and it wasnt very busy, had no trouble finding parking.

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favorite beach in all of San Diego. From tidal pools to wind eroded sandstone cliffs, open arches, rocky and sandy beaches and native vegetation, it can't be beat. A great bird watching beach and place for viewing surfers riding the waves, there are pull-outs all along Sunset Cliffs Blvd., each with their own unique trails and views. Hike out... More 

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Nassau, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get there early (45 minutes b4 sunset) to find free parking. People are friendly there. Check when the sunset time is.

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like the name says, go at sunset and you will not be disappointed. Lovely spot to walk around and take in the ocean breeze, sights and sounds.

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