Romantic sunsets, endless powder-soft beaches and jaw-dropping ocean views may put a Monterey getaway near the top of your bucket list. But beware if you are planning to take the whole family along: You had better have some kid-friendly activities tucked up your sleeve as well.
And we’ve got your back with five fool-proof things to do with kids near Monterey Bay, from the world-famous aquarium to a wacky Mirror Maze. Here are five ways to play with kids on the coast.
1 Monterey Bay Aquarium
Perched at the edge of the Pacific, licked by waves and visited by roaming sea otters, the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium is guaranteed to immerse you in the majesty of the sea, its vastness and its poetry, like no other aquarium. With more than 35,000 creatures and nearly 200 galleries and exhibits, from jellyfish and sharks to sea otters, this is truly a window to the wonders of the sea.