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Embrace the unexpected adventures and natural beauty of Monterey County.

When was the last time you had 99 miles of breathtaking coastline to explore? Or wandered ancient redwood forests? Or found yourself at the heart of historic California drinking local wine and radiating nothing but happiness? Monterey County is open, epic, and as inspiring as ever. Now is the moment to live your grand adventure. Get out and grab life by the moments.

 

 

 

SO MUCH TO SEE AND DO

Discover world-class attractions, epic outdoor adventure, and a distinguished food and wine scene.

A glass of Rustique Wines in front of a scenic view of the Salinas Valley.

Award Winning Wines

Here's To You
Coms_Jellies Experience at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Underwater Inspiration
Sun rising over Pebble Beach Golf Links

World-Class Golf

an unforgettable round
Refuge Spa

Indulgent Spa Experiences

Relax and rejuvenate
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EXPLORE MONTEREY COUNTY HOTELS

With over 220+ lodging properties, youʻre sure to find the perfect place to get away.

 

 

 

Ventana Now Is The Moment Big Sur

 

 

 

 

TRAVEL ITINERARIES

Feeling inspired? Plan your grand adventure in Monterey County.

Roadtrip Now is The Moment Pacific Grove

Take A Drive

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A group of sea otters

Get Back To Nature

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Cannery Row moment

History & Heritage

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Now Is The Moment Pebble Beach

Raise A Glass

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FEATURED UPCOMING EVENTS

Find something for everyone.

Sea Otter Classic

Sea Otter Classic

Oct. 7–11
Sunset Center

Carmel Bach Festival

Oct. 23 – Nov. 5
Big Sur Food & Wine Festival

Big Sur Food & Wine Festival

Nov. 4–6
WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca Corkscrew

Velocity Invitational

Nov. 11–14
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READY TO CHANGE YOUR POINT-OF-VIEW?

Get a taste of what you'll experience in our extraordinary destination in our POV video series. 

 

 

TRAVEL RESPONSIBLY

How to visit Monterey County with respect.

Travelers seek out Monterey County's awe-inspiring wide-open spaces to roam, from beaches to verdant vineyards and fields to the peaks of the Santa Lucia mountains. Responsible travel reduces negative impacts to our county, supports our local businesses and communities, respects our residents and travelers health and safety, and preserves the cultural and natural resources of what is loved most about our destination. Please remember to respect the destination by:

  • Masking up as needed
  • Staying home when sick
  • Camping responsibly and no illegal campfires
  • Embracing our community and cultures
  • Supporting local businesses
  • Leaving no trace behind

 

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