Monterey County Things To Do

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Adventures by the Sea

299 Cannery Row, Monterey CA 93940

A premiere outdoor recreation company offering quality rental gear and tours by kayak or bike. Knowledgeable and friendly guides take you along Cannery Row for incredible wildlife viewing opportunities, spectacular scenery, and lots of fun.


Bayonet & Black Horse

1 McClure Way, Seaside CA 93955

These hidden gem golf courses feature impeccably maintained fairways and challenging layouts. Offering amazing views of Monterey Bay, both courses offer championship quality greens and superb service.

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Cannery Row

Cannery Row and Street, Monterey CA 93940

You’ll find a collection of independent, family-owned shops as well as familiar name brand stores throughout Cannery Row. Explore local wines, gourmet treats, and shop for treasures.


Carrera Sailing

Municipal Wharf #2, Figueroa Street, A-Tier, Monterey CA 93940

Sail the breathtaking Monterey Bay Sanctuary for a peaceful yet memorable adventure. With 30 years of experience, Captain Gene is knowledgeable and happy to answer questions about sailing, wildlife, and the Monterey Bay area.

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Colton Hall Museum

351 Pacific St, Monterey CA 93940

This historical building was once a school and also contained a jail. Explore the small building to get a peek into California’s history.

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Dennis the Menace Park

777 Pearl St, Monterey CA 93940

This spacious children’s park offers plenty of fun with its many structures and obstacles. Kids and adults alike can explore the hedge maze, suspension bridge, playgrounds and roller slide, as well as clean restrooms and picnic tables.

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Laguna Grande Park

Canyon del Rey & Del Monte, Seaside CA 93955

Enjoy a walk along a paved trail around the lake, or take advantage of the public barbecue areas and picnic tables at this regional park. There is also playground equipment for toddlers and kids, and a volleyball court for kids of all ages.

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Laguna Seca Golf Ranch

10520 York Road, Monterey CA 93940

A signature Robert Trent Jones design, the course follows the natural terrain among oak-studded coastal hills and features many bunkers and elevated tees.

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Lovers Point Park

17th St & Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove CA 93950

Enjoy a pleasant waterside picnic or play beach volleyball. With a variety of activities at this park, you’ll find something for everyone including barbecue pits, bike and kayak rentals and a children’s swimming pool.

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Marina State Beach

3001 Lake Drive, Marina CA 93933

Popularly known for its hang-gliding and paragliding, Marina State Beach also offers visitors a hiking trail through the Marina Dunes, big waves for surfing, and gorgeous sunsets.

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Monarch Grove Sanctuary

Ridge Rd and Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove CA 93950

This sanctuary, maintained by docents and volunteers, allows you to view Monarch butterflies in a natural habitat. Be sure to visit during October through February for the full experience.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium

886 Cannery Row, Monterey CA 93940

Said to be one of the best in the country, this aquarium wows and amazes its visitors with a variety of exhibits including a kelp tank and a deep sea feature that can entertain for hours.


Monterey Bay Kayaks

693 Del Monte Avenue, Monterey CA 93940

Set out to the bay on a kayak by taking a guided tour or exploring on your own and keep your eyes peeled for all sorts of wildlife including otters, seals, birds and more.

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Monterey Bay Whale Watch

84 Fishermans Wharf, Monterey CA 93940

Visit any time of year to receive a guided tour by a marine biologist where you can observe whales, dolphins, and other wildlife. Plus, well-behaved dogs are allowed on the trips!


Monterey Guided Wine Tours

220 Olivier St, Monterey CA 93940

If you're looking for phenomenal customer service and a day to remember, you will want to book a wine tour with Sammy His industry background, close connections with local vintners, and easy going attitude will give you the "wow" experience you deserve.

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Monterey Museum of Art

559 Pacific St, Monterey CA 93940

This nationally accredited art museum features rotating exhibitions and art collections that will ignite your senses. As you explore, you’ll enjoy the high ceilings, natural light, and beautiful gardens.


Monterey Pines Golf Course

Fairground & Gardens Road, Monterey CA 93943

This recently improved public 18-hole course is great for beginners and offers great rates and a military discount.


Steinbeck's Spirit of Monterey Wax Museum

700 Cannery Row Suite 11, Monterey CA 93940

This nostalgic, whimsical wax museum features moving figures that describe the history of Monterey. The short tour allows you to press a button to see the figure come to life and give a historical presentation.