Monterey Bay Aquarium
Located on Cannery Row, Monterey Bay Aquarium offers fascinating marine life exhibits that illuminate the world's ocean's. See sharks, giant octopus, sea otters, and amazing jellyfish. Enjoy tours, live feedings, and animal shows at this wondrous Monterey attraction, steps away. Tickets must be purchased in advance. The Monterey Bay Aquarium will be open to all guests starting on Saturday, May 15th. You may start purchasing your tickets on Wednesday, May 5th at 9am.
Enjoy year-round whale watching adventures in Monterey Bay. We're near several whale watching cruises that depart from Old Fisherman's Wharf guided by marine biologists. See gray, humpback, blue and killer whales, as well as dolphins, sea otters, and seals.
Dennis The Menace Park
Maritime Museum of Monterey
Coastal Recreational Trail
Bike, walk, run, skate and explore this beautiful 18-mile trail that hugs the coastline on Monterey Bay. This paved recreation trail is a perfect for a day of sightseeing with amazing ocean views and fun attractions along the way like Cannery Row and Lover's Point.
Point Pinos Lighthouse
Point Lobos State Reserve
Drive south down US 1 along the coast to one of the most beautiful destinations in California. This picturesque drive takes you high above the rocky shoreline and ocean to scenic overlooks, beaches, parks and hiking trails. Soak up gorgeous ocean vistas. Hike scenic trails through state parks down to beaches and coves.