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Popular Attractions in Carmel By the Sea

If you're a first time visitor to Carmel By the Sea, 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 in Carmel By the Sea.

What are some good attractions in Carmel By the Sea?

Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Carmel By the Sea.

Monterey Bay Aquarium
886 Cannery Row Monterey, CA
Pebble Beach
Monterey County, CA
Point Lobos
Monterey County, CA
Point Lobos State Reserve
27830 Highway 1 Carmel, CA
17-Mile Drive
Carmel, CA

Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:

"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 don't know as much about the actual hotels in Carmel, we basically stayed in Monterey to walk around that area easily, then drove the 17 Mile Dr down to Pebble Beach and parked in Carmel By the Sea to walk around and eat at a really great Japanese restaurant (can't remember the name now)."  See More

"Hearst Castle, drive Big Sur, stop at Nepenthe and Post Ranch Inn, Visit Carmel By the Sea, Point Lobos Monterey, then into SF for a few days in the city."  See More

"Also of course there is Muir Woods National Monument and Point Reyes National Seashore (you could stay in SF or in Marin) and a bit farther south is Point Lobos State Reserve"  See More

"There is a neat 17-Mile Drive that takes you along the coast with lots of nice views of the water."  See More

Mentioned in this answer:
  1. Monterey Bay Aquarium
  2. Pebble Beach
  3. Point Lobos
  4. Point Lobos State Reserve
  5. 17-Mile Drive
Where can I find out more about Carmel By the Sea?

This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Carmel By the Sea locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Carmel By the Sea.

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