Monterey is one of the
most beautiful places in the world. Dramatic coastline, towering
forests, tranquil meadows and an abundance of wildlife make it a
premier destination for nature lovers, outdoor lovers and just
lovers. Some come for the scenic views; some for the boating,
hiking, bird or whale watching; others come for the fabulous golf;
while others come for the great restaurants, inns and shopping.
Whatever the reason, Monterey is a treasure that you just have to
Attractions in the area
include the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's
Wharf, Seventeen Mile Drive, National Steinbeck Center, Elkhorn
Slough and Monterey Wine Country.
History buffs will enjoy
walking Monterey's Path of History, looking for landmarks like
Custom House, Cooper-Molera Adobe, and The House of the Blue Gate.
If you love the outdoors, go tide pooling along the rocky shore,
ride horseback over open meadows, or hike along the coastal trail.
For a more romantic getaway, indulge in one of the many bed and
breakfast inns, spas and resorts. And if you play golf, you will
love the Monterey Bay area golf courses and country clubs --
Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach, Poppy Hill and much more.