What you'll do
La Jolla Cove is one of the most popular spots in San Diego, noted by a series of small caves created by the Pacific Ocean, where we can observe seals, sea lions, and an abundance of fish! After a brief safety and snorkel etiquette talk, we will explore the area, including the caves (if conditions permit), for one hour. Since La Jolla Cove is a marine protected area, we will not handle or touch any animals. I will point out, and provide detailed information, as we encounter local animal species.
All hosts must follow guidelines created with World Animal Protection.
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Hello! I'm Matt, AirBnB Community Leader for San Diego! Current Red Cross certified Open Water life guard and former marine biology teacher, with over ten years of teaching experience from education centers all across the United States. As a scientist with a focus on wildlife conservation and marine ecology, I use my expertise to share my passion of the marine environment with you! I also host the following experiences in San Diego: Marine Bio 101 (https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/120492), Snorkel La Jolla Shores w/ a biologist (https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/133507), Explore Marine Life in Tide Pools (https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/221363), and Family-Fun Beach Walk with a biologist (https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/580716)
Mask, snorkel, fins, and pictures from my underwater camera are all included! Please rent your own wetsuit (detailed info…
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Where you'll be
La Jolla Cove is an open-ocean snorkel, so there will be waves and swell. This experience is recommended for moderate to advanced swimmers and snorkelers.
Things to keep in mind
For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 4 guests ages 15 and up can attend.
If you don't find a date/time that works for you, please contact me. I will do my best to accommodate you!
Snorkel La Jolla Cove with a biologist