Come to play on the Monterey Bay! Find the best fun things to do, dining, wine tasting and activities in Carmel-by-the-Sea & Monterey. Book best Pebble Beach hotel & golf tee times and golf packages to make your dreams come true.
Play on the sand and whale watch on the sea. Then savor world class restaurants tucked away in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea. Wine enthusiasts find the best tasting rooms in Carmel and explore wineries of Carmel Valley. Surf the waves, spend time with your family and catch the sunset at Carmel Beach, the most pet-friendly of all! Adventure lovers run, hike and bicycle all along the central coast, at Pt. Lobos and Big Sur. Create unique memories from a pristine experience. Contact 831-372-5000 and plan your visit now!
Enjoy our local events! Big Sur International Marathon, Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, AT&T Pebble Beach Pro Am golf tournament, Carmel Bach Festival, EG Conference in Carmel , US Open 100th Anniversary Golf in Pebble Beachand Monterey Jazz Festival, are held here annually. Enhance your visit to the Carmel Monterey area by attending a wonderful event!
Where are Carmel, Monterey and Pebble Beach? Driving Distances are
Carmel Monterey is about a 1.5 hour drive south from San Jose (70 miles) & 2.5 hour drive south from San Francisco (110 miles).
Big Sur is about a 1 hour drive south from Carmel/Monterey (26 miles).
Pebble Beach is west and centrally located between Carmel and Monterey.
Carmel Valley Village is about a 20 minute drive from Carmel/Monterey (12 miles).
The drive from Los Angeles is about 6 hours north (325 miles) to the Monterey Peninsula.
- Carmel Valley Ranch Golf Course
- Del Monte Golf Course
- Pacific Grove Golf Links
- Pebble Beach Golf Links
- Poppy HillsGolf Course
- Quail Lodge Golf Club
- Spanish Bay Golf Links
- Spyglass Hill Golf Course
Pubs and Micros
Wine and Dine
- Cultura – Carmel
- Dametra Cafe – Carmel
- Flaherty’s Seafood – Carmel
- Grasings – Carmel
- La Bicyclette – Carmel
- Little Napoli – Carmel
- Montrio Bistro – Monterey
- Seventh & Dolores – Carmel
Places to Play
- Carmel Mission Basilica & Museum
- Carmel River State Beach
- Monterey Bay Aquarium
- Monterey CA State Historic Park
- Pfeiffer Big Sur CA State Park
- Point Lobos CA Natural Reserve
- Refuge Spa Retreat
- Robinson Jeffers Tor House
- Bay Bike Rentals Carmel
- Bella on the Bay Sailing and Whale Watching
- Breakwater Scuba Dive Shop
- Carmel Walks
- Fast Raft Marine Eco Tours
- Monterey Bay Kayaks
- Monterey Bay Equestrian Center
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