- Our list of the best things to do in Pacific Grove, California, features the top 245 nearby activities — including 113 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Pacific Grove, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 23 things to do within the city of Pacific Grove, CA , followed by 222 popular activities in nearby cities, including Monterey, Carmel, Santa Cruz, Salinas, Seaside, Capitola, Watsonville, Aptos, Marina, Big Sur and Marina del Rey
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299 Foam Street, Monterey, CA 93940 MoreLess Info
The Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary contains 276 miles of shoreline along with 4,601 nautical square miles of ocean, including some of the largest kelp forest in the world. Visitors can watch whales, canoe, fish, explore, and dive.
Presidio Museum in Monterey, California is a small military museum that displays military uniforms from California's early history up to nowadays. Visiting the museum is free of charge. They are closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Coast Guard Pier offers some stunning views of the ocean and a close glimpse of marine life such as sea lions, gulls and otters. It has a beautiful sandy beach with picnic tables and a small restaurant. On weekends, one can also watch scuba divers performing their drills.
Charter cruise company Bella Monterey Bay is a highly-rated charter tour provider. The most popular package is the romantic evening sailing cruise. Adventurous sailing excursions are also available aboard the company's 47-foot sailing vessel
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48 Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey, CA 93940 MoreLess Info
Chris' Fishing Trips & Whale Watching is full service guided and Family Friendly company that offers deep sea fishing and whale watching tours year around