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Monterey Bay

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All reviewscannery rowbeautiful areasea lionssanta cruzwhale watchingfisherman's wharfmile drivebig surtide poolsnatural beautybeautiful coastlinelovers pointon the rocksgreat place to visitpoint loboscalifornia coastpebble beach
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Reviewed yesterday

What a stunning place! Lots to see including the coast line, cannery, aquarium and pier. A great place to sightsee and see lots of wildlife!

Thank Ladybird172
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had no idea Monterey was so great! It was not the easiest place to get to from Orlando but so worth the trip!!! Food, weather, sights... it was all so great!

Thank sah224
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for a long walk along the pier and the scenes are beautiful. There’s some sandy beaches that you can visit too

Thank Elleahyouorah
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love Monterey! This time took my younger son to the aquarium while my older son went on a fishing charter. I would check seasons if you can before planning your trip. February is not the best time for charters (we knew this, but were limited),...More

Thank pamom2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Monterey Bay is one of the most beautiful spots in California! It is worth a visit no matter how long it takes you to get there. So many fun things to do and see, you can easily be in the area for a week and...More

Thank misopiso88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 4 nights in the area and it’s very picturesque especially when the sun shines. Lots to do and see in the area. One of the few places in the US where we would want to live.

Thank davidjackie1957
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we started planning a trip to Monterey I though we must visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium thinking that our son will be excited to visit it. Me and wife were caught by surprise as my son completely opposed the idea as he is against...More

Thank VijayakrishnanR4
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can easily spend a few days in the area to see everything and the aquarium will take up a day by itself. There is whale watching, Pebble beach and Carmel along with Monterrey to keep you busy,

Thank JustDriving71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must go, especially as it's a quick drive from downtown or Aquarium/Cannery Row. Typical houses and nice untouched ocean area. Worth for the fresh air.

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove the entire West Coast Highway from North to South as part of our US tour and the scenery is awesome. It really is a fantastic part of the World and a photographers dream.

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Rachael J
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Response from harikn | Reviewed this property |
Should be moderate , with some chance of showers . Avoid noon hours outside.
Kathleen P
10 October 2017|
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Response from Cruiser661951 | Reviewed this property |
Colton inn. great price and people not to mention the cosy rooms supplied with one duralog per day. great for evening
Andrea D
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Response from TJC80401 | Reviewed this property |
That reference refers to the driving tour out to the lighthouse and around the various areas at the point. It remains open, and there is parking, but there is no formal driving tour, and the lighthouse may close at that... More