Video Compliments of See Monterey

Experience & Taste California's Central Coast Penisula

The Monterey Penisula is loaded with unique activities, breathtaking coastal views and moments that you can only experience on the Penisula. Zip around downtown streets and out to the coast to cruise along one of the most scenic drives in the United States, find events, activities and festivals for wine lovers, foodies and outdoor enthusiasts. It would be hard for you not to find a world class culintary event, a unique mixology class or a breathtaking view right from your dining table. Plan your visit around a gastronomic fete or just a spur-of-the-moment getaway. Either way, there’s an event for every taste.


Experience & Taste

california coastal cruisin

California Coastal Cruisin'

Fantastic ocean vistas at every turn. This is one of the best coast drives anywhere! Highlights include Monterey historical buildings

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River Road Wine Trail

The River Road Wine Trail

The River Road Wine Trail is an association of Monterey County winery tasting rooms, located primarily along the River Road

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carmel by the glass festival

Monterey Beer Festival

The annual hops and grains festival promotes craft culture and celebrates over 30 breweries in a one-day event that features samples that range from

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carmel's culinary specialty shops

Crystal Murphy and Omar Mercado

Wanting to share a part of their rich and colorful heritage, Crystal Murphy and Omar Mercado are the brother/sister duo behind The Monterey Bay Tequila & Cuisine (MBTC)

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portlands best food festivals

The Monterey Wine Festival

A combination of world-class wine, educational seminars presented by industry leaders, cooking demonstrations by distinguished chefs, a live wine auction, and exquisite dining.

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Fisherman's Wharf

A visit to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula just isn't complete without a rendezvous with Old Fisherman's Wharf and before you go make sure you sign up and print out your VIP card to enjoy the Wonders of the Wharf.

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Monterey Tasting Priority Pass

Monterey Tasting Priority Pass

Receive one year's worth of access to exclusive savings and elevated wine-tasting experiences at more than 200 wineries

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Monterey Bay & Carmel Tours

Monterey Bay & Carmel Tours

The magnificent Monterey Peninsula has been called the greatest meeting of land, sea and sky and is recognized as an ideal vacation destination.

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Carmel Valley Ranch

Carmel Valley Ranch

Carmel Valley Ranch is located in California's Santa Lucia Moutains and has been a favorite getaway spot for decades because of its amazing 500 acre playground and unique experiences.

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