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Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row Day Trip

Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row Day Trip


Enjoy the beautiful Pacific Highway coastline, then see the captivating sea life at the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium

10.5 Hours
  • Mobile & printed vouchers accepted
  • Free Cancellation


  • Full­-day trip from San Francisco to Monterey and Carmel
  • Coastal 17­-Mile Drive
  • Plenty of scenic photo stops
  • Two hours to explore Monterey and Cannery Row
  • Entrance to the Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Stop at Carmel by the Sea
  • Expert guide and commentary
  • Pick­-up from select San Francisco hotels (only with confirmation from Gray Line reservations)
  • FREE Wi-Fi onboard tour vehicle


  • Transport by luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi and restroom
  • Tour along Highway 1 by the towns of Santa Cruz and Capitola
  • Entrance to Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Steinbeck's Cannery Row in Monterey
  • 17­-Mile Drive
  • Pick­-up from select San Francisco hotels (only with confirmation from Gray Line reservations)

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks

From US$118

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Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row Day Trip

10.5 Hours

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Departure Location & Details
Check in: 7:45 am
Departure: 8:00 am
Location: Union Square office (478 Post St)
Hotel Pick-up: Time to be confirmed from Gray Line reservations (Contact information on voucher)

Return Location & Details
Return Time: 6:30 pm
Location: GL Office: 478 Post St., San Francisco

Tour Overview
Travel scenic California’s Pacific Coast Highway 1 to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula, famous for its spectacular ocean views, abundant wildlife, and historical past. Make stops at Cannery Row, made famous by John Steinbeck, and visit great shops and restaurants overlooking the Pacific. Enhance your visit with a visit to the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium - one of the finest aquariums in the world, including 35,000 strange and colorful creatures, from playful sea otters to delicate jellyfish to powerful sharks.

Next, travel through the famous 17-Mile Drive and see Pebble Beach Golf Course. Photo stops will be made along this gorgeous drive. Our tour continues to Carmel by the sea, where ample time is given to walk through this charming town dotted with lovely shops and beautiful architecture.
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3.8 / 5   overall customer review rating
a Gray Line customer
Nov 01 2018
1 day trip to Monterey Bay,17-mile drive, Carmel by sea was Awesome. Our tour guide Antony was entertaining throughout the trip and he stopped at many beautiful scenic views to take pictures. Comfort transport with power outlets with extra legroom. I really enjoyed this 11 hours of the trip.
Mary Sonner
Apr 20 2018
Great aquarium but we could have had more time there.
a Gray Line customer
Jan 07 2018
every ting was perfect. I love the scenrey
Ms Lisa Sciacca
Apr 25 2017
Wonderful drive and good information from driver
a Gray Line customer
Jan 18 2017
Lots to see and do on this trip. Gray lines site provided all it advertised.
Mr Carlo Caprini
Nov 27 2016
Our driver Danny was a perfect host. Really enjoyed the day. Thanks
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