La Jolla Cove is a popular attraction in La Jolla, a walkable area known for being family-friendly and relaxing. There are many convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops here. The sea and beaches showcase the area's natural beauty. Book a hotel in the area, and use it as your home base for getting to La Jolla Cove and seeing everything in and around La Jolla.
More to see near La Jolla Cove
After visiting La Jolla Cove, take some time for other sights in La Jolla. Popular things to do in the area include golfing and shopping.
La Jolla Shores, La Jolla Cove, and Children's Cove are a few spots to soak up some sunshine. Try to avoid the hazards at golf courses like Torrey Pines Golf Course, Riverwalk Golf Club, and Balboa Park Golf Course. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Cuvier Park, Torrey Pines State Reserve, or Mission Bay Park. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Del Mar Plaza, Fashion Valley Mall, and Mission Valley Mall. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Scripps Pier, Del Mar Racetrack, and Qualcomm Stadium.
For cultural attractions, head to Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Junipero Serra Museum, and NTC Promenade. Some landmarks that can't be missed include Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, Mount Soledad, and Crystal Pier.
Hours of family fun are waiting at Birch Aquarium, Belmont Park, and Seaworld. Some of the area's most popular sights are University of California-San Diego, University of San Diego, and San Diego Zoo. Windansea Beach, Bird Rock, and Pacific Beach Park will also leave an impression.
Getting to La Jolla Cove
Get to La Jolla Cove by air. San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) is the closest major airport, 9.5 miles (15.2 km) from La Jolla. Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) is the next closest airport, 18.4 miles (29.6 km) away.