Hidden Treasures in Monterey

Hidden Treasures in MontereyMonterey is an oasis of hidden treasures, from its Pacific coast waterfronts to its deep blue sea and beyond. We´ve traveled our own path to find you the hidden jewels in this city by the sea. Our list takes a detour on a road to watch whales, visit a castle, harvest fun, and be back on the track to go zoom, zoom. You´ll be glad the road ended here!

Hearst Castle
Visit the enchanting Hearst Castle. Experience an awe inspiring and breathtaking showplace that will leave you speechless. The castle was built in 1865 by Patty Hearst's grandfather, George Hearst; the 250,000-acre estate is home to 165 rooms, and 127 acres of gardens, terraces, pools and walkways.

Address: 750 Hearst Castle Rd., San Simeon, CA 93452- MAP
Phone: (805) 927-2093
Web: www.hearstcastle.com

Old Monterey Market
Harvest some fun at the Old Monterey Market. Discover a marketplace covering three-and-a-half city blocks, that runs year-round come rain or shine. Gather baskets full of certified organic produce from vendors that come from all over California. In addition to produce, you can shop for handmade crafts and art treasures that come from around the world.

Address: 321 Alvarado St., Monterey, CA 93940 - MAP
Phone: (831) 655-2607
Web: www.oldmonterey.org