8 days in Monterey & Capitola Itinerary

8 days in Monterey & Capitola Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Shuttle:  33 h 30 min
1
Monterey
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Capitola
— 1 night
Fly:  31 h
End: Atlanta

4
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Monterey Bay Aquarium as well as Partington Cove. Get in touch with nature at Carmel River State Beach and Pinnacles National Park. You'll explore and learn at Carmel Art Association and Gallery by the Sea Carmel. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Ocean Avenue, take in the exciting artwork at Weston Gallery, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Monterey online route planner.

Atlanta to Monterey is an approximately 9.5- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Atlanta to Monterey. In March, daytime highs in Monterey are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Capitola.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Carmel, Partington Cove, Pinnacles National Park
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Pinnacles National Park ©
Pinnacles National Park
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Capitola

Capitola ©
Capitola is a city in Santa Cruz County, California, United States, on the coast of Monterey Bay. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get a new perspective on things with Monterey Bay Hydrobikes and then stroll through Manresa State Beach.

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Traveling by car from Monterey to Capitola takes an hour. In April in Capitola, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Capitola

Outdoors Tours Transportation

Side Trips

Monterey Bay Hydrobikes, Manresa State Beach
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Monterey Bay Hydrobikes ©
Monterey Bay Hydrobikes

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