If you're a first time visitor to Cannery Row, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions near Cannery Row.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions near Cannery Row.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"1) Schooners Coastal Kitchen & Bar - Cannery Row: If you only have one night for dinner, this is where you should go." See More
"We stayed at the Monterey Bay Inn to get a nice view of the harbor seals, and walked down Cannery Row to the Monterey Bay Aquarium." See More
"There's also a great brewery in Monterey Bay called Cannery Row Brewing Company" See More
"There's also a fun little video arcade on Cannery Row - Highway 1 Games & Grub." See More
"In California I would recommend the San Diego Zoo, and at least one of the Sequoia tree parks -Yosemite National Park or Sequoia and possibly Monterey Bay Aquarium in addition to Disneyland Then go to Las Vegas From there you can do daytrips Boulder Dam and to Grand Canyon National Park or you can just drive to the Grand Canyon from Las Vegas." See More
"I would get down to Monterey as quick as you can and make Monterey/Carmel (great aquarium, Monterey Bay Aquarium Gift & Bookstore, and a cool little coastal drive right around Monterey) your first stop, but I'd plan on spending most of your time in Big Sur." See More
"For something in Monterey itself - I've always been a big fan of The Sardine Factory (very cool greenhouse) and Shake's Old Fisherman's Grotto on the Old Fisherman's Wharf." See More
"Go to the Fisherman's Wharf after and get a bread bowl of clam chowder to go from Old Fisherman's Grotto after, you won't regret it!" See More
"com), but since it isn't quite ready, here are a few suggestions: 1) Monterey Farmers Market (it's on Friday's, but works for an extended weekend)." See More
"The Presidio of Monterey is there (aka The Defense Language Institute." See More
"I suggest checking out Lallapalooza or Chart House." See More
"Near SF, I would recommend Dennis the Menace Park and Big Basin State Park" See More
"My favorite stretch of the 29 mile trail begins near the Monterey Bay Aquarium and ends near Lovers Point Park ." See More
"Sand City and the Monterey State Beach just north of Monterey are a quiet alternative to the crazy touristy Monterey." See More
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