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 Dolphin & Whale Watching. You'll explore and learn at Carmel Art Association and Gallery by the Sea Carmel. Go for a jaunt from Monterey to Paicines to see Pinnacles National Park about 1h 10 min away. There's more to do: shop like a local with Weston Gallery and take a stroll through Ocean Avenue.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Monterey trip itinerary site.

Atlanta to Monterey is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Atlanta to Monterey due to the time zone difference. March in Monterey sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time 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

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

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