Discover Your Monterey Moment

Monterey Peninsula is no doubt one of the greatest places to live and visit on California's picturesque Central Coast. As a top destination with majestic natural views, it is your perfect vacation spot, wedding location and best place to buy a second home.

Monterey hotels and lodging range from luxury hotels to cozy victorian inns. With hundreds of shops, restaurants, wine tasting rooms, art galleries and more, you'll find plenty of things to see and do.

World-class attractions and events include Pebble Beach Concours, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row and the world-renowned cities of Carmel-by-the-Sea and Pacific Grove. With year round events, festivals, and performing arts there are plenty of things to do and ways to be entertained. Visit Monterey today!

Featured Events

Upcoming Events

15Jul

Carmel Bach Festival

Jul 15, 2017

The Carmel Bach Festival presents its 80th Annual Festival, July 15 – July 29, 2017 in venues

21Jul

Evenings by the Bay

Jul 21, 2017

Spend summer evenings on the bay during our extended weekend hours until 8 p.m. See the Aquarium in

21Jul

Jay Leno

Jul 21, 2017

Jay Leno is an internationally respected American comedian, actor, philanthropist and television hos

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Monterey Bay Whale Watch
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