The jewel of California's Central Coast provides a veritable feast for the outdoor adventure enthusiast: from mountain biking to whale watching, trail running to staggering sunsets, Monterey County has it all *and* some of the best food and wine anywhere in the world.

Top Adventures in Monterey

Sail on Monterey Bay

Scuba Dive Breakwater Cove

Relax at Lover's Point Beach

4.8

Explore Lovers Point

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Monterey camping, hotels, and more

Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

Artists Escape | Custom Home By Local Carmel Artist

From $332/night

Pacific Grove, California

Asilomar Hotel and Conference Grounds

From $176/night

Del Monte Forest, California

Posh Home With Lush Courtyard & Outdoor Fireplace

From $676/night

Del Monte Forest, California

Palatial All Suite Pebble Beach Ocean View Estate

From $481/night

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