uncommon attractions in Monterey

Uncommon Attractions in Monterey County

If you’ve been to Monterey several times or if you’re a local, you may have experienced all there is to do in the area. However, Monterey County is full of fun, even if you checked off all the popular activities and attractions. Check out our list uncommon attractions in Monterey County that you didn’t know about.

 

Segway Tours

Segway Tours Monterey takes you on a scenic tour through Historic Monterey, the Monterey Rec Trail, Pacific Grove, and Santa Cruz (about a 45-minute drive from Monterey). Segways are fun, easy to ride, and you’ll be able to see a lot without getting tired from too much walking. For more information, on this activity, visit their website.

 

Twilight Cycling at WeatherTech Raceway

Experience a world-renowned racetrack via bike during one of WeatherTech Raceway’s Twilight Cycling events. About once a month, the raceway invites cyclists of all ages and levels to bring their own bikes, and cycle through the racetrack. With 11 turns, 2.238 miles, a 300-foot climb, and a corkscrew drop, you’re sure to enjoy this activity. Check out their website for more information on this event.

 

Skydive Monterey Bay

If you’re a thrill seeker looking for the next new adventure in Monterey, Skydive Monterey Bay is for you! Skydive Monterey Bay offers the world’s highest tandem skydiving experience from 18,000 feet, and 90 seconds of free- fall. While in the air, you’ll see beautiful views of the ocean and the mountains. It’s such a thrilling an unique way to witness Monterey. To plan this experience, visit Skydive Monterey Bay’s website.

Monterey Bay Skydive Free falling with the Monterey Bay in the background

Picture courtesy of Skydive Monterey Bay

Glass Bottom Boat Tours

Take a ride on Little Mermaid Glass Bottom Boat Tours and discover the Monterey Bay in a new way. Witness fish, jellies, and underwater habitats below, and sea lions, otters, seabirds and more above. This 30-35 minute attraction is perfect if you’ve already done whale watching, and want a new way to experience the Monterey Bay!

 

Sailing with Sail Monterey

Relax on a catamaran and enjoy the views of the Monterey Bay with Sail Monterey. Keep an eye out for marine life as you sail through the harbor and into the bay. It’s a different way to take in the area’s beauty that people don’t typically put on their itinerary. For more information on this fun attraction, visit Sail Monterey online.

Stunning views of Monterey while at sea with Sail Monterey

 

Experience Monterey

There’s always something new to experience in Monterey. Try one of these fun attractions next time you visit and experience for yourself the variety of adventure Monterey has in store. To book your stay today, visit our website or call us at (888) 222-5851.

 

Featured image courtesy of Skydive Monterey Bay

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