A picturesque and serene locale, renowned for its breathtaking ocean views, especially at sunset. This spot is a favorite among locals for its dramatic cliffside scenery and the peaceful sound of the waves. It's an ideal place for a leisurely walk, a picnic, or simply to sit and enjoy the natural beauty of the Pacific Ocean. The cliffs offer a vantage point that's perfect for watching the sun dip below the horizon, painting the sky in vibrant hues. It's also a popular spot for photographers looking to capture the stunning San Diego coastline. Visitors should be cautious near the edge of the cliffs, as the area can be prone to erosion. Sunset Cliffs is not just a place to see the sunset; it's a place to experience the tranquility and beauty of nature in San Diego.
Location: Sunset Cliffs, San Diego, CA 92107
Scripps Coastal Meande
This wooden boardwalk offers stunning views of Scripps Pier and the La Jolla coastline. Perfect for a serene morning walk, it's located near the Scripps Institution of Oceanography on La Jolla Shores Drive.
Address: Scripps Institution of Oceanography 9234-9218, La Jolla Shores Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037
La Jolla Hidden Bench
Tucked away north of the Scripps Coastal Meander, this secluded spot provides a quiet place to enjoy similar views to the meander but with more privacy. It's accessible via a staircase leading down from La Jolla Shores Drive. Go down the staircase to the bottom level, and look for a brown wooden building. Behind there you'll see a wooden step footpath situation walk up to it and you'll spot the hidden bench. It has the same great views as the meander but is more secluded.
La Jolla Secret Swings
These swings offer breathtaking views of the ocean and are a well-kept local secret. They're located near Birch Aquarium, with one of the swings accessible via a path at the south end of the parking lot. Another swing can be found off the Coastal Trail Walk, near a white pedestrian bridge.