La Jolla: A Self-Guided Audio Tour of California's Riviera

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  • Audio Guide
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  • Private Tour
  • E-Ticket

Curious about La Jolla’s backstory then lace-up your sneakers, it’s time to soak in the glory and magnificence of this sun-kissed seaside community by immersing yourself in its story, history and architecture. Take in the feel, allure and romance of this Southern Californian coastal paradise as you stroll the streets of the downtown village of La Jolla with this self-guided GPS tour. You can Tour Freely: stop and start at your leisure. Go back in time to discover fascinating fun facts about La Jolla’s early days. Discover the influence of Ellen Browning Scripps and view historical sites designed by architect Irving Gill. Take in an expansive vista from a tucked-away historic observation deck. See and hear the seals and sea lions barking at the Children’s Pool - pupping season is in Spring! See Dr Seuss original artworks along the way and swing by the La Valencia Hotel, where Hollywood luminaries like Gregory Peck and Dorothy Maguire stayed and have a delicious Whaler drink at the bar.

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Legends Gallery

The tour passes by Legends Gallery which has an ongoing display of Dr. Seuss’ art.

Pass By:

The tour passes by the La Valencia Hotel and gives you the opportunity to walk through its doors if you want to/have the time.

Pass By: Girard Avenue and Prospect Street

The tour begins on Prospect Street and passes briefly onto Girard Avenue before rejoining Prospect street once again.

Pass By: St James by-The-Sea Episcopal Church

The tour passes by one of La Jolla's oldest churches: the St James by-The-Sea Episcopal Church

Pass By: Cuvier Park - The Wedding Bowl

The tour briefly passes this popular wedding destination.

Pass By: Children's Pool

The tour passes by the Children's Pool, another gift from Ellen Browning Scripps to the children of La Jolla that provided a safe place to swim.

Pass By: Ellen Browning Scripps Park

The tour passes by the Ellen Browning Scripps Park. It is the perfect place to stop for a picnic if you brought some snacks and drinks with you.

Pass By: Sunny Jim Cave

The tour ends outside the Sunny Jim Sea Cave. This tour doesn't take you into the cave but does provide some background information on the cave.

Pass By: La Jolla

This self-guided audio tour takes you through La Jolla.
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