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Ranked #1 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Beaches; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; State Parks; Hiking Trails

 Point Lobos State Reserve is a "must" when visiting the Carmel area.  A small fee will gain you entrance into the park.  The ranger will gladly hand out information and maps for... more »

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Ranked #2 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Beaches

 The Carmel City Beach and the Carmel River Beach are two of the most scenic beaches in this area.  The pristine white sandy beach at Carmel is a nice place for a picnic, to fly a... more »

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Ranked #3 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Neighborhoods; Other
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Category: Beaches
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Category: Beaches
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Ranked #6 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks
The historic home of the poet Robinson Jeffers is open to the public for group tours.
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Ranked #7 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Scenic Drives
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Ranked #8 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Missions; Landmarks
Owner description: Established in 1771, this Spanish mission is one of the most beautiful in the state and worth a visit for its serene aura.... more » Owner description: Established in 1771, this Spanish mission is one of the most beautiful in the state and worth a visit for its serene aura. The mission includes a working church, gardens and interior exhibits. « less
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Ranked #9 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Museums; Performances
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Ranked #10 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #11 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Beaches
A popular beach.
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Ranked #12 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #13 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #14 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Art Galleries; Theaters
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Ranked #15 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Gardens; Malls; Specialty Shops
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Ranked #16 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Internationally acclaimed figurative sculptor Steven Whyte invites you to witness the creative process in action. The studios... more » Owner description: Internationally acclaimed figurative sculptor Steven Whyte invites you to witness the creative process in action. The studios serves as both the artist's gallery and working studio, showcasing his powerfully emotive work and offering visitors the opportunity to watch the sculptures take life. Featuring Whyte’s latest Fine Art Bronze Limited Editions, Private and Corporate Commissions, Portrait Busts, and National Monuments. Featured as one of The New York Times 'must visit' destinations, see on CNN and HLN. « less
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Ranked #17 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks

Artist Jim Needham has created a sculpture garden of rocks that have been stacked without the use of any adhesives, bolts or supporting structures. Some of the sculptures are as... more »

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Ranked #18 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #19 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #20 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #21 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #22 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #23 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #24 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #25 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #26 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #27 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #28 of 61 attractions in Carmel
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Ranked #29 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #30 of 61 attractions in Carmel
Category: Art Galleries
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