- TripBuzz found 176 things to do with kids in or near Pacific Grove, California, including 158 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Monterey, Salinas, Santa Cruz and Seaside.
- From Asilomar State Beach to Caledonia Park, the Pacific Grove area offers 79 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Beaches, Mini Golf and Playgrounds.
- Pacific Grove is located in northern California on the coast of the Pacific Ocean and is nicknamed 'America's Last Home Town.' Architecture enthusiasts will find much to enjoy in Pacific Grove with the number of Victorian style homes that decorate the streets, more than any other city in the country (per capita).
Along with breathtaking views, the Waterfront provides a great place to take nature walks or enjoy watching sea creatures such as seals and whales. With access to the beach, you can also get you feet wet or catch a bite at an oceanfront restaurant.
Serving the Monterey and Elkhorn Slough for over 20 years, Monterey Bay Kayaks offers rentals, classes, tours, and even fishing excursions for kayak lovers. There are even kid-friendly activities and the opportunity to learn how to standup paddleboard.
Enjoy a relaxing drive along picturesque 17-Mile Drive. A popular route along the Pacific Coastline, it passes many tourist destinations including Lone Cypress and Spanish Bay. On 17-Mile Drive there are also a number of restaurants, beaches and other scenic points where one can stop and take in the view.
Hikers love the Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail. This mild-to-moderate trail offers splended views of the Pacific Ocean the coastline. Hikers should wear tough boots with excellent traction. The Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail also welcomes cyclists.