Kayakers, unlike pancakes or depressed turtles, muster the will to get themselves upright when flipped upside down. Float through life with today’s Groupon: for $25, you get a sea-cave kayak tour from OEX La Jolla.
OEX La Jolla’s certified wave navigators guide paddlers on kayak tours through the scenic waters of La Jolla’s Ecological Preserve. During the 1.5-hour jaunt, up to 20 kayakers skim toward the marine sanctuary’s seven navigable caverns. Budding mariners can scan the waters for dolphins, sea lions, and leopard sharks as aquatic leaders disperse ecological wisdom, regaling boatswains with historical tidbits and tips on how to spot elusive Krakens. Tours leave every hour from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Action water-sports shop Everyday California 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. With warmer waters this winter customer can experience snorkeling and other water excursions.