Things to Do in Carmel, CA

  • Our list of the best things to do in Carmel, California, features the top 183 nearby activities — including 86 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • Carmel, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
  • The results below include the top 41 things to do within the city of Carmel, CA , followed by 142 popular activities in nearby cities, including Monterey, Salinas, Pacific Grove, Seaside, Big Sur, Marina and Watsonville
  • Our list of the best things to do in Carmel, California, features the top 183 nearby activities — including 86 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • Carmel, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
  • The results below include the top 41 things to do within the city of Carmel, CA , followed by 142 popular activities in nearby cities, including Monterey, Salinas, Pacific Grove, Seaside, Big Sur, Marina and Watsonville
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Physique Exercise Salon Junipero St 2 Southwest of 3rd, Carmel, CA MoreLess Info
Instructors help students of all fitness levels build strength with the TRX suspension-training program, which was designed by a Navy SEAL
0.2 Miles
98% 1214 votes
Food Tours Ocean Ave & Mission St, Carmel, CA 93921 MoreLess Info
Foodies and gourmands adore Carmel Food Tours, a company that offers three-hour walking tours of Carmel's best places to grab a bite and a refreshing beverage. Each tour ticket includes samples of the best dishes at seven of the finest restaurants in Carmel.
3.0 Miles
98% 13395 votes
Nature & Wildlife Areas Route 1, Carmel, CA 93923 MoreLess Info
One of California's most beautiful and pristine state parks, the Point Lobos State Reserve offers terrific hiking and camping opportunities. It is also popular with wildlife enthusiasts and nature photographers.
0.2 Miles
97% 5336 votes
Beaches Ocean Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921 MoreLess Info
California's Carmel City Beach / Carmel River Beach is the perfect destination for sunbathing, swimming, collecting shells, flying kites, boogie boarding, kayaking and snorkeling. The beach is also a frequent stopping spot for pelicans and other aquatic birds.
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95% 298 votes
Beaches Ocean Ave & Scenic Road, Carmel, CA 93921 MoreLess Info
Carmel Beach City Park is a one mile stretch of white sand beach that is a popular destination for sunbathers, dog-walkers, and general beachgoers. The beach offers beautiful sunset views.
3.6 Miles
93% 359 votes
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Refuge

Spas 27300 Rancho San Carlos Road, Carmel, CA 93923 MoreLess Info
Refuge is a hydrotherapy resort in Carmel. They have cold pools, steam baths, and relaxation rooms, along with 3 hour guided hydrotherapy sessions.
5.6 Miles
96% 877 votes
Beaches US Higway 1, Carmel, CA MoreLess Info
A haven for sea birds, fish and small crustaceans, the Carmel River State Beach is a one-mile strip of sand and surf on the shores of a lagoon. It is a popular fishing spot and launching point for small watercraft.
0.2 Miles
93% 1450 votes
Neighborhoods Ocean Avenue and State Route 1, Carmel, CA 93921 MoreLess Info
Carmel village is a small city in Monterey County, California. It is situated on the Monterey Peninsula, and it is known for its rich artistic history and natural scenery.
0.8 Miles
92% 377 votes
Religious Buildings 3080 Rio Road, Carmel, CA 93923 MoreLess Info
Borromeo del Rio Carmelo Mission is a 20-minute walk from downtown Carmel. Its beautiful old buildings and well-kept gardens are an interesting part of this town's history.
0.4 Miles
99% 251 votes
Scenic Drives Scenic Road, Carmel, CA MoreLess Info
Scenic Road Walkway is a collection of paths along the coast. Good repeat value, as you can take a different route each time.
1.0 Miles
92% 103 votes
Architectural Buildings 26304 Ocean View Avenue, Carmel, CA 93923 MoreLess Info
The Tor House belonged to Robinson Jeffers, a famous Carmel author. Tour his house and see where the author worked.
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