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Carmel Beach and  Cypress Trees, Carmel, California

— A Charming Weekend Getaway
Carmel-by-the-Sea is one of our favorite (and romantic) Bay Area Getaways. Renowned for its picturesque white-sandy beach and beautiful cypress trees, Carmel also has a myriad of cozy inns, quaint specialty shops, upscale art galleries, fine jewelry stores, gourmet restaurants — and some of the best golf courses in the world.

The nearby Monterey Peninsula is world-famous for its stunning coastline and
unparalleled scenic views — it's
no wonder that visitors flock here from around the world.

FUN Nearby Attractions
If you have time during your visit to Carmel-by-the-Sea, check out other famous area attractions, including Carmel Mission, Carmel Village, Carmel Valley, Monterey (and its famous Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row), Monarch Grove Butterfly Sanctuary, the scenic 17-Mile Drive and Big Sur.

Carmel Valley Wine-Tasting
Enjoy a fun day of wine-tasting in Carmel Valley's Wine Country — a world-class wine and grape-growing region.

VIP Corporate Golf Retreat
Only an hour or two away from the San Francisco Bay Area, Carmel-by-the Sea is an ideal setting for a VIP Corporate Golf Retreat.


Carmel-by-the-Sea - Beautiful white sand beach, Carmel, California

Special Occasion Getaway
Carmel is a fun place to come
for a Romantic Valentine's Day Getaway, a long weekend, or to celebrate a special occasion — Alana had her Bachelorette Party here, followed by a reunion seven years later.

When to Visit Carmel

The Lone Cypress - legendary Lone Cypress Tree along the famous 17-Mile Drive, Monterey Coast, California

Scenic 17-Mile Drive
If you're planning your first visit to Carmel (or nearby Monterey), be sure to take the world-famous 17-Mile Drive — its scenic "coastal" route hugs the rocky coastline between Carmel and Pacific Grove — offering visitors some of the best views on the planet.

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