Explore Monterey

Our visitor’s center in world-famous and picture-perfect Monterey County is the ideal jumping-off point for whatever it is you’d like to do next: sightseeing, sumptuous dining, outdoor adventure or exquisite shopping.

Sightseeing and Outdoor Adventure

Monterey Bay Aquarium
Sea Kayaking
Fishermen’s Wharf 

Golf

Pebble Beach Golf Links
Golf

Scenic Drives

Big Sur Coastline Drive
River Road Wine Trail

Parks & Beaches

Ventana Wilderness
Pinnacles National Park
State Parks and Beaches
Los Padres National Forest

Historical Sites

Soledad Mission
Carmel Mission
Cannery Row
Fishermen’s Wharf
Monterey State Historic Park
Point Pinos Lighthouse

Shopping

Carmel-by-the-Sea
Cannery Row
Shopping in Monterey