Discover Monterey

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Monterey is a coastal city located in the Central Coast of California, United States. It is known for its breathtaking scenery and rich cultural heritage, making it a popular destination for travelers from all over the world. The city is nestled between lush hills and surrounded by the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, providing visitors with plenty of outdoor activities such as kayaking, sailing, fishing and whale watching.

For sightseeing, don't miss out on exploring Old Town Monterey where you can visit sites like the historic Fisherman's Wharf and Cannery Row. There are also plenty of museums to visit including John Steinbeck's childhood home or explore nearby national parks like Pinnacles National Park or Big Sur State Park. Don't forget to sample some delicious seafood while you are here! Finally be sure to take advantage of one of California's best wine regions by visiting some local wineries in Carmel-by-the-Sea just south of Monterey.