La Jolla in Spanish means “The Jewel”. It is the Jewel of America’s finest city, San Diego. La Jolla is located 15 minutes from downtown San Diego. It has wonderful beaches, cultural activities and fine restaurants. La Jolla is an exquisite combination of a southern European resort atmosphere and Southern California fun.
La Jolla’s grandeur is nowhere more evident than along its coastline. It is home to some of the best beaches in California. From the quaint and friendly southern beaches to the dramatic northern cliffs, La Jolla offers a range of beaches to please everyone—whether your interest is sunbathing, swimming, surfing, seals, or simply sightseeing.