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Make a Holiday Rental Villa in Monterey, USA, Your Home Away From Home

The small ‘city’ of Monterey is located on the Pacific coast of the state of California. This is in the far west of the United States of America and just a short drive south of the major city of San Francisco. By taking your holidays in Monterey, you will be basing yourself in a particularly beautiful part of the state of California. An area where you are surrounded by plenty of natural attractions, plus an array of tourist favourites to ensure there is always something for you to do. The self catering accommodation in Monterey is offered at a very high standard indeed and all properties will contain full kitchen facilities, TVs and everything else you can think of. Many also boast their own private swimming pools.

Things to Do on Holiday in Monterey, USA

It would be far easier to list what it is not possible to do on your holidays in Monterey as there are just so many possibilities open to you. Avid golfers will be in their seventh heaven here as there are numerous excellent golf courses scattered throughout the area. The Pacific coast will provide a good number of pastimes and these include scuba diving, swimming, surfing, wind surfing, sailing and pleasure boat cruising. Walkers are able to explore a good network of trails which criss-cross the region and you might also like to think about cycling, tennis, horse riding and fishing.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Monterey, USA

There are a few tourists attractions within Monterey itself which you should do your best to include. These include The Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey County Youth Museum, Cannery Row and Fisherman’s Wharf. If you fancy journeying a little further afield, some suggestions include The Ventana Wilderness of the Los Padres National Forest which is an example of an untouched natural wilderness in this part of California; plus you might also like to visit the cities of San Jose or San Francisco, with the latter being an especially excellent destination to experience and one you will never forget!

Weather in Monterey, USA

On your holidays in Monterey you will no doubt be pleased to learn that this area experiences the equivalent of a Mediterranean climate. However, although winters are very mild here, summers are actually about the same temperature as back in the UK. Indeed, there is little variation in the average temperature throughout the year: with 16 degrees Celsius being recorded in the winter and just 22 degrees in the summer. This part of California receives just under 20 inches of rainfall per year, most of which falls between November and April.

Travel to Monterey, USA

Your best bet will be to book flights to and from San Francisco Airport (SFO) for your holidays in Monterey. United Airlines, American Airlines, Virgin Atlantic and British Airways all operate regular flights to this airport, with departures from London Heathrow (LHR).

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