Take a Tour of the World Famous La Jolla Cove!
Welcome to Zach's Scuba Shack!
We specialize in Premium Guided Snorkel and Scuba Diving Tours of San Diego's most famous shore dive location, La Jolla Cove.
Certified Scuba Divers can enjoy a single tank or two tank guided tour of La Jolla Cove, and enjoy the magnificent wildlife such as the Giant Kelp Forests, Sea Lions, Sharks, Rays and a variety of Fish. Or come on an adventurous Night Scuba Dive at La Jolla Shores and explore the 'Canyon' and get a chance to see Octopus, Stingrays, and lots of Nudibranchs (Sea Slugs). Need gear? No problem. Just check the 'Scuba Gear Rental' box before checkout and we will have your gear ready for you. Tanks and weights are included on every dive.
Not Scuba certified? No problem. Non-certified divers are welcome to join us for a Guided Snorkel Tour of La Jolla Cove and get a chance to see Sea Lions, a ton of fish (especially the bright orange Garibaldi fish), and explore the Sea Caves. Want to try Scuba? Our Discover Scuba Tours are a single day activity at Mission Point Park, where you can actually learn the basics of diving and get to experience the underwater world with no certification required. All necessary gear is included in the Snorkel and Discover Scuba Tours.
You can trust with confidence that at Zach's Scuba Shack you are getting the highest quality experience at an affordable price with the best guides in the area. Visit our FAQ page for Frequently Asked Questions. Still have a Question? Feel free to give us a call or text. Come dive with us and see what the splash is all about!
Horn Sharks are out most common Shark in La Jolla. These small sharks have a peak season that begins in Spring, when they come to the cove to mate.
La Jolla Cove is home to a large California Sea Lion colony. They can be viewed year round from shore and in-water.
The Giant Kelp Forest is one of our biggest attractions for scuba diving. There are few places in the world where these enchanting underwater forests exist.