Surrounded on three sides by the Pacific Ocean, La Jolla boasts one of Southern California’s most dramatic coastlines. Its one-of-a-kind natural beauty, unique mild micro climate and quaint village atmosphere have made it a world-class destination with an upscale, casual vibe. La Jolla is a watersports paradise. Surfers, swimmers, snorkelers, scuba divers and kayakers are a daily occurrence along local beaches like at La Jolla Shores, the Cove and Windansea.

Land lovers can explore miles of well-groomed hiking trails with spectacular views or test their skills on the renowned Torrey Pines Golf Course. In and around the Village visitors and locals alike take in art galleries, unique boutiques and cultural activities at the Birch Aquarium at Scripps, La Jolla Playhouse and the Museum of Contemporary Art. Its many attractions and sheer beauty have earned La Jolla its nickname, The Jewel.