Top Family Activities in Monterey Peninsula

Finding satisfying activities to do for any age while traveling can be difficult. Luckily, we have you covered. Here are the most entertaining things to do that are kid friendly in Monterey Peninsula, perfect for the whole family.
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2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey

2002-2098 Sunset Dr, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Price: Starting at $79
Discover the beauty of 17-Mile Drive with the whole family on an electric bike tour with tandem bike options, perfect for kids! Your guide will teach you about the area and stop at viewpoints along the ride.
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Elkhorn Slough Wildlife Tour

Monterey Bay Eco Tours - Elkhorn Slough Tour, 10932 Clam Way, Moss Landing, CA 95039
Price: $43
Get to know the wetlands and wildlife of Monterey on this family-friendly catamaran boat guided by an expert naturalist. You’ll witness up close views of Elkhorn Slough, an estuary that a variety of species (like sea lions, otters, different bird species, and more) call home.
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Vacation Photographer in Monterey Bay

Anywhere you choose in Monterey
Price: $238 per group (up to 4)
With all the gorgeous scenery in Monterey, coming home with pictures is a must. Have your memories captured by a professional so your family will always be able to reminisce for years to come.
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The Magical Monterey Scavenger Hunt

Tidal Coffee, 400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
Price: $28
Find all the hidden gems in Monterey during this scavenger hunt guided by a remote, interactive host. Work together as your family races against other teams to solve clues while learning about the area.
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Half Day Whale Watching Tour from Monterey

66 Fishermans Wharf, Monterey, CA 93940
Price: $75
Experience an unforgettable adventure watching for whales during their migration through the Pacific Ocean. Learn about whales and other wildlife in Monterey from an expert naturalist who is ready to answer any questions you may have.

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