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There’s nothing quite like a Monterey road trip. And Expedia makes it easy for you to turn all those road trip ideas into reality. You can find cheap deals on hotels in Monterey or bundle your hotels with car rentals to save even more. With our Monterey packages, you’ll find hitting the highway for that road trip adventure is more affordable than ever.
Planning a road trip can feel daunting, especially when you’ll be making multiple bookings for your itinerary. But you can find car rentals in Monterey and low rates on hotels all in one place— Expedia. How you plan your road trip depends on what’s important to you. People love to take road trips to experience the great outdoors, bond with friends or family and see more of the world. When planning, bundle your car rental and hotel into one discounted package to maximize savings on both. Or, leave room for spontaneity, booking what you need when you need it with our last-minute deals.
When taking a road trip adventure, it’s best to plan how you want to spend your time on your road trip itinerary. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the best things to do in Monterey. You can book all the road trip activities on your Monterey wishlist, and even plan activities along your route as well.
For an epic road trip, you'll need the perfect car. Renting a car for a road trip is the best option that doesn’t put miles or strain on your vehicle, and especially when it's also so affordable. Because when you book on Expedia, it doesn't need to be expensive. You can pick up a cheap car rental and head out to one of these incredible vacation rentals in Monterey. And when you bundle car rentals with hotel stays, you'll save even more on each part of your journey.
If you're planning to escape the hectic rush of the city, a Monterey vacation is just the ticket. There's no lack of coastal views to take in during a trip to Monterey. Those who enjoy being near the water may already be familiar with Carmel Beach (4 miles (6 km) away) and will probably prefer to stay nearby. But don't worry if the closest accommodations are booked out. Loads of visitors also take advantage of Monterey packages around Asilomar State Beach and Pfeiffer Beach.
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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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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.
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If you're spending some time in Golden Rectangle, Carmel Beach and Sunset Center are top sights worth seeing.
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While visiting Northwest Carmel, you might make a stop by sights like Carmel Beach and 17-Mile Drive.
While Southeast Carmel isn't home to many top sights, Carmel Beach and Carmel Mission Basilica are some notable places to visit nearby.
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