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Things to do in Monterey Bay

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Pedestrian Plaza
400 Beach Streetbeachboardwalk.com
  • 342 locals recommend
Aquarium
  • 306 locals recommend
American Restaurant
2218 East Cliff Drivewww.crowsnest-santacruz.com
  • 160 locals recommend
Beach
2531 West Cliff Drivewww.parks.ca.gov
  • 129 locals recommend
Park
1401 Coast Roadwww.parks.ca.gov
  • 111 locals recommend
American Restaurant
  • 115 locals recommend
Route
  • 92 locals recommend
Museum
705 Front Streetwww.santacruzmah.org
  • 72 locals recommend
Natural Feature
  • 71 locals recommend
Bakery
702 Soquel Avenuebutterybakery.com
  • 83 locals recommend
Bakery
402 Ingalls Streetwww.kellysfrenchbakery.com
  • 63 locals recommend
Bar
334 Ingalls Streetwww.westendtap.com
  • 67 locals recommend
Pier
21 Municipal Wharfwww.cityofsantacruz.com
  • 72 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
101 Cooper Streetlailirestaurant.com
  • 61 locals recommend
Café
  • 52 locals recommend
Route
  • 52 locals recommend

Top-rated experiences

Top restaurants

Pedestrian Plaza
400 Beach Streetbeachboardwalk.com
  • 342 locals recommend
American Restaurant
2218 East Cliff Drivewww.crowsnest-santacruz.com
  • 160 locals recommend
American Restaurant
  • 115 locals recommend

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