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90-Minute Sea-Cave Tour or 2-Hour Kayak and Snorkel Tour from Everyday California (Up to 62% Off)

La Jolla Shores

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In a Nutshell

Kayakers and snorkelers get up-close views of various sea creatures, such as seals, dolphins, and harmless leopard sharks

The Fine Print

Expires Jun 30th, 2014. Limit 5 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Must sign waiver. Subject to weather conditions. Full promotional value must be used by the same person in 1 visit. Must be 6 or older for sea cave tour; must be 8 or older for kayak and snorkel tour. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

People often describe strange sea creatures by comparing them to familiar land animals, giving the name "cows of the sea" to manatees and "yaks of the sea" to kayaks. Encounter marine mammals with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $25 for a 90-minute sea-cave tour (up to $65 value)
  • $30 for a 2-hour guided kayak and snorkel tour (up to $75 value)

For the sea-cave kayak tour, up to 20 tour-goers paddle in formation behind an experienced guide and cruise through La Jolla's local ecological preserve. Tours launch regularly between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. daily to explore the seven sea caves from stable, sit-on-top kayaks that are ideal for beginners. The certified guides possess knowledge about the local wildlife and history of the area and mete out anecdotal tidbits that leave tours hungry for more. The groups regularly encounter barking harbor seals and sea lions, curious dolphins, and harmless leopard sharks—proof that a leopard can't change its spots but can exchange its legs for fins.

Kayak and snorkel tours explore La Jolla's long relationship with its marine wildlife. Curious sea lions and harmless leopard sharks swim near passing-by adventurers as the embark through a Pacific excursion. All participants must be 8 or older, and an ability to swim is highly recommended for this tour.

Everyday California

Action water-sports shop Everyday California (formerly OEX), wrangles an experienced team of experts to escort patrons on kayak, surfing, and snorkeling tours. The shop as been lauded by publications including the Chicago Tribune for its exploration of the earth's watery expanses that offer glimpses of marine creatures such as sea turtles, sea lions, seals, dolphins, and cormorants. Kayak tours take paddlers out on a variety of adventures, including destinations such as seven sea caves, the paths of migrating gray whales, and underwater kelp forests. Everyday California also rents out kayaks, snorkel gear, surfboards, paddleboards, and saddles for baby belugas.


  • “If u dare to jump out of the kayak make sure u have enough upper strength to hoist you up back on it!! I almost did not make it but swimming in the middle of the bay...”

    “If u dare to jump out of the kayak make sure u have enough upper strength to hoist you up back on it!! I almost did not make it but swimming in the middle of the bay was awesome... Well worth the small panic attack! Nice crew, we had fun!!”

  • “Arrive 30-60 minutes ahead of time to find parking and get situated.”

  • “If you do stand up paddleboarding, be prepared to carry your board to the beach yourself. They cannot drop you off and it is a couple blocks away from the beach. ”

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    La Jolla Shores

    2243 Avenida De La Playa

    La Jolla, California 92037


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