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“Beautiful with Lots to Do” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Jolla Cove

La Jolla Cove
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La Jolla Cave Snorkeling Tour
Ranked #1 of 72 things to do in La Jolla
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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.
Essex Fells, New Jersey
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“Beautiful with Lots to Do”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

If you are in the San Diego area, you must visit La Jolla. The cove is extraordinarily beautiful and the surrounding area has lots of shops, restaurants and activities. Forget about street parking. Use the lots, anywhere from $6 to $10 for the day and well worth it.

Visited September 2013
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“Best beach in US”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

I haven't seen any beaches in US as beautiful as this one. See lions, sunny sky, waves in the ocean and relaxing environment are fantastic. There are plenty of shopping there. Parking is a bit difficult. Also, public restroom were not clean!

Visited July 2013
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Woodland Park, New Jersey, United States
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“Nice Beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Great fun at this beautiful beach, however we did like Mission Beach a little better. Nice little town with plenty of shopping.

Visited August 2013
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San Jose, California
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“fabuluse”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

It is amazing. I can't explain the beauty of place.
Just Be careful:
_ Parking lot is limited.
_ Bring your favorite food.

Have good time

Visited August 2013
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Miami, Florida
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“A hidden Jewel @ La Jolla”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

La Jolla Cove is a must to do while visiting San Diego, California. You must go down the Cove to see a magnificent view and admired the hard work the two Chinese workers did during the excavation for smuggling migrants and alcohol (illegal at the time) . There is a small fee to be able to go down, but is worth the money paid. Rental of swimming and snorkeling attire are available if you want to swim and snorkel down the Cove. Wildlife of seals and pelicans add a touch of this magnificent scenery, however the smell can be overpower full . Plenty of shops, restaurant and a beautiful beach along the coast ...highly recommend !

Visited September 2013
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