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Monterey and Carmel Helicopter Tour from Watsonville
"On this helicopter tour from Watsonville Airport you will be flown over Moss Landing and Elkhorn Slough then out to the coastline. Along the coast you will find long beaches where you have the best chance to spot Great White sharks whales and amazing marine life.Enjoy the ride over giant mountains and blue ocean and even get the opportunity to view Pebble Beach from above."""This Carmel helicopter tour takes you from the Watsonville airport out to Moss Landing and Elkhorn Slough. Then down the coastline to Monterey and around to Carmel. This is our favorite tour/price combination as you get the full experience of this regionstitle=Highlights&1=Choice+of+morning+or+afternoon+departure&2=Scenic+helicopter+flight&3=Enjoy+fantastic+aerial+views&4=All+taxes%2C+fuel+surcharges+and+service+fees+included&5=Once-in-a-Lifetime+Experience&6=Choice+of+several+departures+throughout+the+da
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Monterey Bay Peninsula Helicopter Tour
"Board the helicopter at Monterey Regional Airport and slip on your headphones to hear the live onboard narration from your professional pilot who customizes your tour and offers informative commentary throughout the 30- or 60-minute flight depending on option selected.Take off on an aerial adventure around Monterey Bay as your pilot-guide points out all the highlights below including camera-worthy views of the Pacific Ocean and Monterey marine life. Search for migrating whales or sea otters that float in the kelp forests of Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary bordered by Elkhorn Slough."""
From $345.00
 
Monterey and Carmel Helicopter Tour from Watsonville
"On this helicopter tour from Watsonville Airport you will be flown over Moss Landing and Elkhorn Slough then out to the coastline. Along the coast you will find long beaches where you have the best chance to spot Great White sharks whales and amazing marine life.Enjoy the ride over giant mountains and blue ocean and even get the opportunity to view Pebble Beach from above."""This Carmel helicopter tour takes you from the Watsonville airport out to Moss Landing and Elkhorn Slough. Then down the coastline to Monterey and around to Carmel. This is our favorite tour/price combination as you get the full experience of this regionstitle=Highlights&1=Choice+of+morning+or+afternoon+departure&2=Scenic+helicopter+flight&3=Enjoy+fantastic+aerial+views&4=All+taxes%2C+fuel+surcharges+and+service+fees+included&5=Once-in-a-Lifetime+Experience&6=Choice+of+several+departures+throughout+the+da
From $299.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Salinas

San Juan Grade Road

The old stage coach route between San Juan Bautista and Salinas is called Salinas Grade Road at the Jan Juan Bautista side and San Juan Grade Road at the Salinas side. This route is part of the Juan...
Ewingjr98
Sep 01, 2008

Steinbeck's favorite view -- Fremont Peak

About six miles north of Salinas you might notice Fremont Peak, a 3,169 foot summit, standing alone and bristling with several tall antenna towers. The 33 acres around the peak are designated as...
Ewingjr98
Sep 27, 2007

Salinas Bataan Memorial

The Bataan Memorial in Salinas was dedicated in April 2006 for the 105 men of Company C 194th Tank Battalion of the Salinas and Pajaro Valleys. These men were stationed at Clark Air Base in the...
Ewingjr98
Jun 16, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Salinas

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PCH--Pacific Coast Highway--Highway 1

Our first leg of our 3 week road trip was leaving LA and heading to San Francisco. It will mean driving along the Pacific Coast Highway, and it was fantastic. This coastal highway see's you driving...
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Dennis the Menace Park

It's not often you find a playground that is as much fun for adults as it is for the kids. The Dennis the Menace Park in El Estero Lake. The playground was designed by Hank Ketcham, creator of the...
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Whale Watching

For $5 off per person, see the link below. It ends up costing around $25 per person. What to bring: warm clothes, snacks (they sold granola bars, hot drinks, and microwave popcorn). Details of my...
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Cannery Row

Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail runs along what use to be old Southern Pacific railroad tracks that serviced Cannery Row. Lots of folks including ourselves walking along and enjoying the sights...
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Maritime Museum

I noticed a show Trancendental Visions are the website. It turned out to be a Day of the Dead show. Then I realized that the show was a virtual show. Pretty cool! I thought this kind of stuff only...
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Monterey Bay Aquarium

Whale watching is quite the past time for locals in the Monterrey area. There have been a record number of humpback whales spotted in Monterey Bay this fall. From the back deck of the Aquarium guests...
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