Monterey Bay, Monterey

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Skirted with protected areas, Monterey Bay teems with wildlife, including otters, seals, dolphins and whales. Areas around the bay are protected marine lands with dynamic ecosystems that you can explore on foot. Consider enjoying the bay's crisp waters on one of the beaches hugging the coastline or visiting the Monterey Bay Aquarium. A drive along the coastal road is another way to see the area that provides views and plenty of opportunities to pull off for photos. To visit Monterey Bay and other attractions in Monterey, use our Monterey travel planner.
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Where to stay in Monterey

Munras Avenue and the adjoining side streets have the greatest choice of places to stay in Monterey, ranging from upscale hotels to atmospheric and old-fashioned bed and breakfasts. It's certainly possible to find budget-friendly options in town, with a good number of guesthouses and simple hotels available along Munras. You'll also find some hotels along Cannery Row to the north.
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