The Best Things to Do in Monterey, California

10 – Join a bike tour!

9 – Soak up the sun at Monterey State Beach

8 – Admire the stained glass at the Carmel Mission Basilica Museum

7 – Explore beautiful Point Lobos State Natural Reserve

6 – Take the little one to El Estero Park’s ‘Dennis The Menace’ Playground

5 – Take a stroll around Old Fisherman’s Wharf

4 – Step back in time at Monterey State Historic Park

3 – Soak in the fresh air at Lovers Point Park & Beach

2 – Meet the giant octopus at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

1 – Go whale-watching!