Travel Adventures

17 Mile drive winds along the coast south of Monterey giving strategic views of the rugged coastline, the Pebble Beach golf courses and ocean.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium is one of the more popular attractions in the region. Home to dozens of marine exhibits that cannon be found anywhere elese in the year-including at a few times in the past the display of a Great White Shark.

Jelly Fish Monterey Bay Aquarium

Carmel By the Sea is a quaint seaside community. Built to be pedestrian friendly, narrow drives and lanes are peppered with upscale shopping, gourmet restaurants and cozy inns.

Mission San Carlos Borroméo del río Carmelo in Carme

Monterey's main entertainment center, Cannery Row sits on the waterfront and is populated by restaurants, bars, shops, wine tasting and art galleriies. The Monterey Bay Aquarium is centrally located in Cannery Row.

Enterance to Cannery Row on Monterey Bay

Ctalina Island is famous for having some of the most well preserved marined habitiat in the world. Diving and snorkeling on Catalina Island is considered a sport and a must do for anyone curious about the world below the Pacifiic.

Thumb Snorkeling Catalina Island

Those not interested in snorkeling or diving can still enjoy Catalina Island's abundant sea life by taking a glass boat tour. Departing from Avalon these tours give visitors upclose views of hundreds of species of fish by viewing a glass bottom.

Thumbnail glass bottom boat Catalina Island