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Tours

From exploring the area’s best wines to kayaking the Pacific with an experienced guide, choose from a variety of tours in La Jolla, such as adventure tours, boat tours, restaurant tours and more! Here are the best La Jolla tours that will enhance your San Diego experience and let you interact on a deeper level with the local culture.

Whether you want to explore the area’s best wines or snorkel La Jolla Shores with an experienced guide, La Jolla has just the tour for you. We offer a variety of different tours to choose from, including adventure tours, boat tours, restaurant tours, and more! Here are the best La Jolla tours that will enhance your San Diego experience and let you interact on a deeper level with the local culture.

How to Explore Scripps Pier by Moonlight This Summer

Imagine – walking above the Pacific Ocean on a warm summer night, using only the moon's glow as your guide while you explore one of La Jolla's most fascinating landmarks. You can do just that during one of the Birch Aquarium's Full Moon Scripps Pier Walks, which are held all...

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Exploring Balboa Park: Museums, Gardens, & Dining

Balboa Park This historic San Diego park is a must see, no doubt about it. Built in 1986 and majorly re-vamped in 1915, Balboa Park holds over 100 years of Southern California life and culture. It’s home to seventeen award-winning museums, more than fifteen green promoting gardens, the famous San...

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Everything You Need to Know About Snorkeling with La Jolla Leopard Sharks

Every year, thousands of leopard sharks head to the shores off the coast of La Jolla Shores to mate and then hatch their young. The warmer waters here provide an ideal temperature to incubate, and the sharks will typically stay for up to six months to complete the process. The...

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Why Snorkeling in La Jolla Should Be at the Top of Your Bucket List

There’s a reason (okay, maybe several) that the La Jolla Ecological Reserve and Underwater Park is one of the top ten places in the world for snorkeling. Together, the Park and Reserve span 6,000 acres of ocean bottom and tidelands, from Scripps Park across La Jolla Shores all the way...

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Kayaking in La Jolla: Everything You Need to Know

La Jolla Kayaking If you love the ocean and revel in exploring it, kayaking in La Jolla will be a magical experience for you. This activity is incredibly popular and is definitely one of the top things to do in La Jolla when you’re visiting. The local tour companies are...

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7 Reasons to Tour the the Salk Institute in La Jolla

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla California is a world-famous research institute that opened its doors in 1963 under the watchful eye of Jonas Salk, who is credited with developing the first safe and effective polio vaccine. He envisioned it as a collaborative environment where researchers could...

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