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Monterey Bay

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Address: Monterey, CA
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US$ 135.00*
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Santa Cruz Helicopter Tour from Watsonville
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US$ 75.00*
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Monterey Bay Sunset Sailing Cruise With Unlimited Wine and Beer
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Monterey Bay Sunset Appetizer Cruise

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great trip to Monterey

This is a beautiful area in California, parks, biking, stunning views. I've been here a couple of times and I enjoy it more and more. Point Lobos state reserve is about a 15-20... read more

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Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a beautiful area in California, parks, biking, stunning views. I've been here a couple of times and I enjoy it more and more. Point Lobos state reserve is about a 15-20 ride south - great for hiking and viewing wild life. The bike trail from Monterey to Carmel was the highlight of our trip.

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Roseville, California
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is one of those places that everyone should visit at least once in their life. There is something for everyone here and the delightful sea life is so easy to watch here.

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Toronto, Canada
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25 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I came to know about this place from a family friend, and let me tell you it was a worth experience. This is a MUST got place on the PCH-1!!

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Gorgeous views makes for great pictures. Drive down Route 1 is awesome - lots of places to stop and look.

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Auckland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a stunning piece of coastline, there is lots of places to visit, things to see and do. Great restaurants, cute shops and fantastic beaches. I will defiantly be back.

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Rocklin, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love coming to Monterey! So much to see & do, whether you love the scenic trails along the coast or go window shopping along Cannery Row. Monterey is the place to go. Great restaurants, scenic trails, whale watching, golfing, surfing, relax on a beach or go shopping. Come and check it out and see for yourself.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Much more for adults or couples, not families. Lots to eat. Sights can be seen in two full days. Bring your bike and a light jacket regardless of time of year.

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Roseville, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, if you like some of the best golf in the world, some of the best food in the world, some of the best hiking, walking, scuba, fishing, views, beach or just totally relaxing, this is not the place for you. Kidding, only kidding. I Love Monterey. The Monterey Plaza Hotel (expensive), Spanish Bay (really expensive, or the Lighthouse (cheap... More 

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Dothan, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely love the scenery here! The water is amazing and the coast is so beautiful. It's a great place to visit!

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Salinas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monterey is not your typical ocean side area, it is view and community only. I say that because many people come here thinking the ocean is warm and climate is tropical. So they are disappointed when they get here. That aside, the area is scenic, the view is beautiful and there is lots to do around here. The beach is... More 

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