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Monterey Bay

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Address: Monterey, CA
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US$75.00*
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Monterey Bay Sunset Sailing Cruise With Unlimited Wine and Beer
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US$89.00*
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Monterey Bay Sunset Appetizer Cruise
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Santa Cruz Helicopter Tour from Watsonville

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Always beautiful!

The weather was great, the bay was calm and there were no crowds, making for the perfect day. Due to low tide hardly any sea life was seen.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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95 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The weather was great, the bay was calm and there were no crowds, making for the perfect day. Due to low tide hardly any sea life was seen.

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Thank gladysc215
Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A fantastic place to visit! Views along the shoreline are breathtaking, and I didn't want to leave. There are lots of places to walk and enjoy the scenery.

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Palm Springs, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a most incredible view that we have ever seen. We have truly enjoyed the whole experience, the hospitality, all the bay has to offer.

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Thank Yolande B
Paso Robles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Monterey Bay Area is one of the most beautiful places for relaxing. We often visit here for business and find ourselves enjoying our downtime just taking in the scenery. There are many places in the surrounding area to visit like Carmel, Cannery Row, Pacific Grove and Big Sir.

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Reno, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed our time in Monterey. Almost wish it wasn't over so quickly! Even with all the tourists and foot traffic it was a nice quiet little town and very enjoyable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful views to walk along the bay to the pier to catch a whale watching tour or eat. Monterey is more quiet and calm with beautiful places to walk and local art galleries and shops to pop in.

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St. Augustine, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Think of what you are seeing here, an eco adventure right at your feet, full of seals, otters and all kinds of wildlife. It's beautiful

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Dublin, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Frist of all the views are breathtaking. Like Bodega I could spend hours here. Third the sunsets are to die for. Last I loved being here.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Monterey Bay in November and the weather was beautiful. It got a bit chilly when the sun went down but nothing compared to Chicago in November. So many flowers are still blooming and many surfers were in the water. It is a very expensive place to visit and there were a fair amount of tourists even in November.... More 

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Moncton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lote to do and see. Good restaurants and sight seeing. I short drive to Pebble beach and the iconic 17 mile drive you have to experience.

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Thank Roger C

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