China Cove and Gibson Beach, Carmel

4.8
#4 of 6 in Beaches in Carmel
China Cove and Gibson Beach is located in Carmel. Arrange your visit to China Cove and Gibson Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Carmel using our Carmel trip maker tool .
map
Create an itinerary including China Cove and Gibson Beach
China Cove and Gibson Beach Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
88 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Our favorite state park with superb ocean vistas. Many opportunities to see whales, sea otters, sea lions, and birds. Lots of hiking trails.  more »
  • Yet another great place to stop and enjoy nature. Take a camera with a filter and a large amount of space as you might just fill it up.  more »
  • Beach access to China Cove is unfortunately closed due to harbor seals pupping in the area. The trail above it is still open though to Bird Island, and offers excellent opportunities to view souther s...  more »
Places to stay near China Cove and Gibson Beach

Plan your trip to Carmel

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to China Cove and Gibson Beach by other users

25 days in East Coast of USA, Chicago & West Coast BY A USER FROM ITALY September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in West Coast BY A USER FROM LEBANON September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in California BY A USER FROM ICELAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in West Coast BY A USER FROM TAIWAN September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in California BY A USER FROM NAMIBIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in California BY A USER FROM ROMANIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in California BY A USER FROM ITALY September, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in California & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM ROMANIA September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 43 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in California & Lake Tahoe (California) BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in West Coast BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans