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The total driving distance from San Francisco, CA to Monterey, CA is 118 miles or 190 kilometers.
Your trip begins in San Francisco, California. It ends in Monterey, California.
If you are planning a road trip, you might also want to calculate the total driving time from San Francisco, CA to Monterey, CA so you can see when you'll arrive at your destination.
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If you're meeting a friend, you might be interested in finding the city that is halfway between San Francisco, CA and Monterey, CA.
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Monterey is located in the central coast of California. It is a waterfront community that offers visitors activities like whale watching, scenic coastal driving, surfing, scuba diving, kayaking, hiking and shopping.
One of the must-see attractions in Monterey is the Monterey Bay Aquarium. The aquarium is located on historic Cannery Row. It has 550 species and almost 200 exhibits in 34 galleries. It was awarded the #1 Aquarium in the World by the 2014 TripAdvisors Travelers Choice Award.
According to seemonterey.com the Monterey Aquarium is one of the top 5 things to do for parents and kids. The other 4 are -
1.Hike the Big Sur cliffs, explore the Point Lobos tide pools and roam the talus caves of Pinnacle National Park.
2.Visit Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
3.Visit a farm in Salinas – pick organic vegetables, harvest honey and meet real farmers.
4.Tide pools along Monterey County’s coastline – explore the crabs, abalone, mussels, sea anemones, starfish and possibly octopus.
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