Monterey County is loaded with unique activities and moments that you can only experience in our backyard. We've made it easy for you and crafted a list of opportunities to make the most of your trip. So get out and challenge yourself to grab life by the moments and make the most of your Monterey getaway!
The diversity of culinary styles and flavors in the area present diners with countless opportunities to tease and expand the palate morning, noon and well into the late evening. The area is known for a bounty of regional foods like fresh artichokes, gourmet mushrooms and sustainable seafood.
Monterey County is the one of the largest wine growing and producing regions in California. Today, approximately 85 vintners and growers are established throughout Monterey County, between them growing over 40,000 acres of wine grapes.
Monterey County is a premier destination for those who love the outdoors. Biking, hiking, walking, boating, hang gliding and animal watching are just a few of the activities that lure visitors to Monterey and make residents thankful they live here.