18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Monterey
— 3 nights
2
Pacific Grove
— 2 nights
3
Pebble Beach
— 3 nights
4
Carmel
— 2 nights
5
Moss Landing
— 7 nights

3
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Your day by day itinerary now includes Monterey Museum of Art as well as The Cannery Row Monument. The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of 17-Mile Drive, get to know the fascinating history of Cannery Row, contemplate the waterfront views at Monterey Bay, and take in the waterfront at Old Fisherman's Wharf.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Monterey trip builder website.

Oroville to Monterey is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Oroville in May, expect Monterey to be a bit cooler, temps between 65°F and 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Pacific Grove.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bird Rock Vista Point, Asilomar State Beach
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17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
Monterey Bay ©
Monterey Bay

2
nights
Pacific Grove

Pacific Grove ©
Pacific Grove is a coastal city in Monterey County, California in the United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Lovers Point Park. On the 8th (Fri), kick back and relax at Lovers Point, walk around Lovers Point Park, then visit a coastal fixture at Point Pinos Lighthouse, and finally tee off at Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Course. On your second day here, get lost in a book at Pacific Grove Public Libary, then get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, then look for all kinds of wild species at Monarch Grove Sanctuary, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Pacific Grove Certified Farmers' Market.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Pacific Grove online itinerary planner.

Pacific Grove is very close to Monterey. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in May, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Pebble Beach.

Things to do in Pacific Grove

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Lovers Point Park ©
Lovers Point Park
Pacific Grove Certified Farmers' Market ©
Pacific Grove Certified Farmers' Market

3
nights
Pebble Beach

Pebble Beach ©
Pebble Beach is an unincorporated community on the Monterey Peninsula in Monterey County, California. On the 10th (Sun), tee off at Peter Hay Golf Course, then make a trip to Lone Cypress, and then tee off at Pebble Beach Golf Links. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tee off at Poppy Hills Golf Course, then stroll through Bird Rock Vista Point, and then tee off at Spyglass Hill Golf Course.

Plan trip to Pebble Beach with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Pebble Beach is just a short distance from Pacific Grove. In May, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Carmel.

Things to do in Pebble Beach

Outdoors · Golf · Parks

Side Trip

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
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Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary ©
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
Spyglass Hill Golf Course ©
Spyglass Hill Golf Course

2
nights
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. On the 12th (Tue), learn about winemaking at Caraccioli Cellars, then get a taste of the local shopping with Wyland Gallery Carmel, and then kick back and relax at Point Lobos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, then kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach, then snap pictures at Bixby Bridge, and finally kick back and relax at Carmel River State Beach.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Carmel day trip planner.

Carmel is very close to Pebble Beach. In May, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Moss Landing.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Big Sur
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Scenic Road Walkway ©
Scenic Road Walkway
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach

7
nights
Moss Landing

Moss Landing ©
Moss Landing is a census designated place in Monterey County, California, United States. You've now added Moss Landing State Beach to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Moss Landing: San Juan Oaks Golf Club (in San Juan Bautista) and Hollister (Dunne Park & Ridgemark Golf and Country Club Resort). The adventure continues: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, identify plant and animal life at Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, browse for treasures at Third Street, and make a trip to The Shakespeare Society of America.

Start your trip to Moss Landing by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Moss Landing is very close to Carmel. May in Moss Landing sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 49°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Moss Landing

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

San Juan Bautista, Hollister, Pezzini Farms
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Moss Landing State Beach ©
Moss Landing State Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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