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Monterey, CA 487 Foam Street, Monterey, California 93940
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Delight in a multitude of Monterey, CA Activities

Located on Central California's scenic Coastal Highway 1, Monterey, CA is a popular vacation destination that offers a blend of natural beauty, sun- drenched beaches, and a wide variety of things to do. Spend quality time at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Point Pinos Lighthouse, Big Sur, Maritime Museum of Monterey, and National Steinbeck Center. Take advantage of recreational activities like biking, hiking, and in-line skating. And don't forget to reserve a memorable whale watching tour. All this and more is readily available when you stay at our conveniently located boutique hotel.
Cannery Row at Monterey
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Cannery Row

The area immortalized In Steinbeck's classic Cannery Row novel for its sardine factories, today includes more than 30 restaurants, 100 boutiques and shops, a small beach and major area attractions including the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium.
649 Cannery Row, Monterey, California  93940
Monterey Bay Aquarium, California
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Monterey Bay Aquarium

Located on Monterey's famous Cannery Row, the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium offers exhibits of marine mammals and fish, including sharks and a giant octopus, an impressive kelp forest, sea otters, jellyfish, and fascinating children's activities. 
886 Cannery Row , Monterey, California 93940
California Outdoor Adventures
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Outdoor Adventures

Rent everything from kayaks to bikes to surfboards from local Monterey outdoor adventure company Adventures by the Sea. Our Monterey hotel is also located near scenic beaches such as Lover's Point, which is accessible by bike and offers picnic shelters.
32 Cannery Row, Monterey, California 93940
Monterey Whale Watching
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Whale Watching

Enjoy year round opportunities to view a variety of whales, dolphins, sharks, turtles, otters, seals, and sea birds onboard a Monterey Bay cruise. Many whale watching tours feature in-depth commentary by a marine biologist.
84 Fishermans Wharf #1, Monterey, California 93940
Dennis The Menace Park at California
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Dennis The Menace Park

The creator of Dennis The Menace built this playground in the 1950s and it remains a beloved Monterey attraction. Kids can play on the rope bridge, hide in the maze or have their picture taken next to the Dennis The Menace statue.
777 Pearl Street , Monterey, California 93940
Maritime Museum of Monterey, California
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Maritime Museum of Monterey

Experience an up-close view of Monterey's rich and varied maritime history through an exhibition of more than 5,000 interesting artifacts, 50,000 photographs, 6,000 books, and the spectacular glass prisms of the original Fresnel lens from the Point Sur Lighthouse lamp.
5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey, California 93940
Coastal Recreational Trail at Monterey
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Coastal Recreational Trail

This beautifully maintained, 18-mile long waterfront recreation trail is a paved pathway that follows the coast and is perfect for a family fun day of outdoor recreation. Several shops along the trail rent bicycles, 4-person surreys, in-line skates, and kayaks.
Monterey Bay Coastal Trail, Monterey, California 93940
California Point Pinos Lighthouse
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Point Pinos Lighthouse

Explore the oldest lighthouse on the West Coast. More than 160 years old, Point Pinos is a working lighthouse that’s listed on the U.S. Register of Historic Places. It’s open to visitors every afternoon except Tuesday and Wednesday.
80 Asilomar Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950, Pacific Grove, California 93950
California Point Lobos State Reserve
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Point Lobos State Reserve

This California state park is ideal for exploring tide pools, viewing rambunctious sea lion colonies, walking through rare Monterey Cyprus tree groves, hiking scenic trials, picnicking on the beach, and marveling at the impressive Pacific Ocean.
62 CA-1 , Carmel-By-The-Sea, California 93923
Big Sur at California
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Big Sur

Visit one of the world's most scenic natural areas. Hike incredibly beautiful trails throoughout state parks. Go beachcombing for treasures found on sandy beaches. And take in the gorgeous vistas, which, if you’re lucky, will include migrating whales.
Big Sur, Monterey, California
National Steinbeck Center, Monterey
Category: Family / Kids

National Steinbeck Center

Learn more about the life and home of writer John Steinbeck at the National Steinbeck Center in Salinas. Get to know the author through interactive exhibits highlighting his early days, the Salinas Valley, and his Nobel Prize-winning novels.
1 Main St, Salinas, California 93901
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