TOP MONTEREY ATTRACTIONS
Portola Hotel & Spa is located in downtown Monterey, just minutes from the city's best attractions and landmarks. Explore this beautiful coastal destination, from the restaurants at Old Fisherman's Wharf to the scene on Cannery Row. Walk along the coastal trail to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, take in breathtaking views, or tour the historic sites in Old Town.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Experience a window to the marine life of Monterey Bay. Encounter amazing animals, from sea otters and penguins to sharks at the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium, situated at ocean's edge on historic Cannery Row.
Old Fisherman's Wharf
Experience this historic wharf in Monterey with waterfront restaurants, unique local shops, and ocean views, Enjoy whale watching, fishing, and sailing cruises on Monterey Bay that depart from Old Fisherman's Wharf.
Monterey State Historic Park
Explore this state park with a collection of 17 significant historic houses and buildings of the 17th century. Tour the Monterey Old Town Historic District, a National Historic Landmark.
Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail
Edging the coastline for more than 18 miles, the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail is s scenic destination for walking, jogging, biking, and sightseeing along the bay. This bayside trail is a great way to explore the Monterey Peninsula and its famous attractions, including Cannery Row.