Create Your Own Must-See List for California’s Central Coast

The Monterey Peninsula’s breathtaking landscape of coastal bluffs, sandy beaches, nature trails and a forest of pine and cypress trees create the picture-perfect setting for an outstanding array of adventures.

Big Sur

A drive from Carmel down the coast to Big Sur is a must do. Stop at Point Lobos for a picnic or stroll along the dramatic cliffsides.

Carmel-by-the-Sea

Just outside of Pebble Beach is the storybook village of Carmel-by-the-Sea, filled with fairytale cottages, boutiques, fine restaurants, galleries and museums.

Monterey & Cannery Row

The first capital of California, Monterey is recognized for its coastal beauty, outstanding attractions like Cannery Row and rich storied past.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Experience the wonders of the ocean at one of the largest aquariums in North America, featuring over 100 exhibit tanks.

Pacific Grove

Located next to Monterey and first developed in the 1800s, Pacific Grove is a historic town with Victorian homes and seaside cottages.

Wine Tours & Tastings

The Monterey area has over 200 years of viticulture history. Explore this world-class wine region while touring local vineyards.

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