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443 Wave Street, Monterey, California 93940
443 Wave Street Monterey, CA 93940
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Monterey, California Things to Do

Noted for its rich history of resident artists and authors (including John Steinbeck and Robert Louis Stevenson), Monterey is home to the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf and the annual Monterey Jazz Festival.
     
Its dramatic ocean scenery, historic communities, beautiful beaches, pristine pine forests, prestigious golf courses, charming wineries and miles of breathtaking coastline make Monterey an enchanting vacation destination for people of all ages.
Monterey California Family Vacation
Exciting attractions - from Cannery Row to Pebble Beach, Monterey Bay Aquarium to Fisherman's Wharf - as well as infinite shopping and dining opportunities ensure that Monterey has something to offer everyone. Whether wine-tasting to whale watching, out for a family vacation to romantic retreat, find out for yourself what Monterey has to offer!

Stay with us while attending these upcoming events:
08/22/2014 - 08/24/2014 - Sand City West End Celebration
08/22/2014 - Summer Live Music Series at Carmel Plaza
08/01/2014 - 08/22/2014 - Tribute Band Concert Series
08/23/2014 - Archaeology of Mission San Antonio, "Our Treasure...Shared" Series
08/23/2014 - 08/24/2014 - First City Festival
08/23/2014 - Seed Collection for Native Habitat Restoration!
08/23/2014 - South County Ag Tour
08/27/2014 - 09/01/2014 - Monterey County Fair
08/30/2014 - Marina's Labor Day Parade & Festival
08/30/2014 - 09/01/2014 - Monterey Bay Greek Festival
08/31/2014 - Summer Jazz & Olive Oil Tasting
09/05/2014 - 09/07/2014 - Festa Italia
09/05/2014 - Wine, Art & Music Walk
09/06/2014 - Seed Collection for Native Habitat Restoration!
09/12/2014 - 09/14/2014 - Triathlon at Pacific Grove
09/13/2014 - American Heart Association 2014 Heart & Stroke Walk
09/13/2014 - 09/14/2014 - Oktoberfest Monterey Bay
09/12/2014 - 09/14/2014 - Triathlon at Pacific Grove
09/19/2014 - 09/21/2014 - Monterey Jazz Festival
09/20/2014 - 09/21/2014 - Monterey Bay FallFest Arts & Crafts Faire
09/20/2014 - 09/21/2014 - Old Monterey Fine Art Festival
09/23/2014 - 09/28/2014 - First Tee Open at Pebble Beach
09/27/2014 - 4th Annual Monterey Beer Garden
09/27/2014 - 09/28/2014 - California International Airshow
09/27/2014 - 09/28/2014 - Carmel Valley Gem Show
09/27/2014 - Harvest Chill Out and Grill Out
09/28/2014 - Ira Glass at the Sunset Center
09/28/2014 - Monterey Bay Antiques & Vintage Market
09/27/2014 - 09/28/2014 - Monterey County Artists Studio Tour
10/02/2014 - 10/05/2014 - Taste of Carmel
10/03/2014 - EPiC Challenge Ride
10/04/2014 - Annual Butterfly Parade & Bazaar
10/04/2014 - Dance Dash 5k
10/04/2014 - 10/05/2014 - Monterey Beach SportsFest
10/04/2014 - Wine Fest!
10/05/2014 - EPiC Challenge Family Poker Bike/Run/Walk
10/05/2014 - Monterey Walk to Defeat ALS
10/05/2014 - Pacific Grove Historic Homes Tour
10/02/2014 - 10/05/2014 - Taste of Carmel
10/10/2014 - 10/12/2014 - 2014 SCCA National Championship Runoffs
10/11/2014 - 10/12/2014 - Everything Italian!
10/11/2014 - Walk to End Alzheimer's
 

Monterey, California Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation in Monterey, California-

Discover the natural beauty of Monterey and unleash your sense of adventure. Hike through Monterey's nature preserves and beaches, enjoy tide-pooling along the rocky shores of the ocean, go horseback riding through open meadows, or venture to Point Pinos Lighthouse.
Sightsee along Monterey's 17-Mile Drive, tee off at Pebble Beach, hike the towering cliffs of Pinnacles National Monument and encounter diverse wildlife in the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History. Discover your spirituality at Esalen in Big Sur or walk the winding labyrinth of Carmel Valley.
     

Outdoor Recreation

  • 17-Mile Drive:

    This scenic drive boasts some of the most fantastic views on the West coast.
  • Bella Monterey Bay:

    A Luxury 47 Foot Italian racer/cruiser sailing yacht available for your personalized sailing charters on Monterey Bay! 818-822-2390
  • El Estero Park:

    Features a lake with paddle boats, skateboarding and dog parks, a snack bar, and the awesome Dennis the Menace Park! Pearl Street and Camino El Estero, Monterey
  • Monterey State Historic Park:

    Historic state park which includes California's first theatre and the Monterey Customs House, where the American flag was first raised over California. A U.S. National Historic Landmark! 831-625-4419
Monterey Bay Adventure by the Sea

Bay Adventure by the Sea - Kayaking Package -

Blessed with beautiful beaches, stunning coastal trails, magnificent state and county parks, mountains, forests and wilderness and the Pacific Ocean, Monterey is a breathtaking vacation destination for outdoor fun and adventure. Experience exhilarating water sports - boating, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling and cruising - on the protected waters of Monterey Bay.
Embark on a whale watching cruise in the Monterey Bay Marine Sanctuary, one of the world's most lively whale watching spots. Enjoy excellent scuba dining at Monterey's Lover's Point - one of the most popular beach diving points in the county - and San Carlo Beach. Paddle through the waters of Monterey Harbor, explore the expansive kelp beds along Cannery and marvel at diverse sea life.

Bay Family Vacations -

Monterey is a wonderful family vacation spot filled with activities and attractions that make you smile. Kids love watching playful sea otters in the Monterey Bay Aquarium, riding the merry-go-round on Cannery Row, hands-on activities at MY Museum - where families can make a TV show - kite flying on Seaside Beach, kayaking past the seals on Monterey Bay, paddle boating on Lake El Estero, pedaling a surrey on the Recreation Trail and roaming the adventure playground of Dennis the Menace Park, where kids can hop aboard a locomotive. Jump rails at the skateboard park or scuba dive in Monterey's sheltered bay.
Wine Tasting at Monterey, California

Wine Tasting

  • A Taste of Monterey -

    This gift shop/tasting room is the perfect location to relax and enjoy a glass of wine - over 70 regional wineries represented! Carries a large selection of locally produced wines, wine accessories and gifts. After hours the perfect venue for private events. Open daily 11am 6pm; 700 Cannery Row, Ste. KK

             Coming soon:
           07/26/2014 - Wine Fest!
  • Wine Trolley Tours -

    From Carmel Valley to the Salinas Mountains, experience an unforgettable wine tasting adventure aboard Hattie the Magnificent Trolley. Visit many tasting rooms including Bernardus Vineyards, Parsonage Vineyards, Chateau Sinnet, Heller Estate Organic Vineyards and Boekenoogen Winery, Boete Winery and Chateau Julien.

Family Activities

  • Ghost Trolley of Old Monterey -

    Once the capitol of Mexican California, Old Monterey was the center of fiestas and balls, dashing Spanish horsemen and romantic guitar-playing suitors and also murder, swindles and shipwrecks. Relive our rich history on this 90 minute trolley tour, led by longtime residents and local historians. Information available at front desk.
  • Monterey Movie Tours - top rated activity! -

    This three-hour tour which brings to life some of the wonderful movies that have been filmed locally - includes three stops made on the 17-mile drive in Pebble Beach.
Holiday Inn Express Monterey / Cannery Row Hotel - California (CA) Located at
443 Wave Street, Monterey, California 93940
Phone: 831-372-1800 Fax: 831-372-1969
Email: reservations@hiexpressmonterey.com
http://www.montereyhie.com/