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The beaches and seaside views are top of the list for many visitors to Downtown Monterey. A stop by Monterey Bay or Fisherman's Wharf might round out your trip.
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While visiting Downtown, you might make a stop by sights like Pismo Beach Pier and Pismo State Beach.
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Known for its fascinating museums and great live music, there's plenty to explore in Downtown San Jose. You can visit top attractions like SAP Center at San Jose and San Jose Museum of Art, and jump on the metro at San Fernando Station or Convention Center Station to see more of the city.
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Westside Santa Cruz is known for its stunning beaches, and with sights like Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Monterey Bay, you won't get bored spending a day wandering around this part of Santa Cruz.
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Old Monterey is a destination visitors seek out for is pristine beaches, ample dining options, and popular aquarium. You might also want to check out attractions like Golden State Theatre or Monterey County Youth Museum while you're exploring the neighborhood.
Nature enthusiasts will enjoy exploring Central California, and visitors give high marks for the beaches, must-see aquarium, and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its sporting events, cafés, and mountain views. Top sights in the city include General Sherman Tree, Save Mart Center, and Fresno Art Museum.
Cultural venues in the city include Save Mart Center, Fresno Art Museum, and Kern County Museum. Attractions like Dennis the Menace Park, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks like General Sherman Tree, Mission San Miguel, and Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa.
In Central California, there are 5750 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday getaway. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
Other favorite sights in Central California include Forestiere Underground Gardens, Mariposa Grove, and Mammoth Mountain.
With so many ways to get around, exploring Central California is easy. You can take advantage of metro transit at San Martin Caltrain Station, Morgan Hill Station, and Santa Teresa Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Hanford Station, Corcoran Station, or Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park Station.