Welcome to Monterey!

Monterey is a scenic and historic California coastal destination. Just two hours by car from San Francisco or a five hour drive from Los Angeles, Monterey is place to EXPLORE and ENJOY! From the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary to Spanish-era adobes and John Steinbeck's Cannery Row, Monterey welcomes visitors from around the world.

Monterey in the News

Monterey named one of the Top 10 Happiest Seaside Towns in 2015 - VOTE for Monterey to win!

10 Places Where the Wild Things Are - "Monterey Bay is the best place to see marine mammals outside the Antarctic"

Top 10 Spots to Visit in 2014 -#4 - Central Coast of California

Top 10 Wine Stories of 2013 - Wine Enthusiast Magazine #6- Central Coast, the "Other" California

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  • Monterey is one of the most historic cities in California
  • Dining and Shopping options
  • Outdoor Fun!
  • Places to Stay
  • So many things to do
  • Transportation and Parking
  • Maps and Directions

Monterey, CA (93940)
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