Mission Carlos Borromeo del Rio Carmelo, casually known as the Carmel Mission, was built in 1770 by Father Serra and used as his headquarters until his death in 1784.
Tour Robinson Jeffer's Tor House and Hawk Tower, home of this outstanding American poet.
Carmel Walks Enchanting walks through Carmel's Secret Pathways, Courtyards, Gardens & Fairytale Cottages.
A visit to Carmel would not be complete without tours of some of the areas exceptional art galleries.
Point Sur Lighthouse established in1889 is located at Point Sur State Historic Park. It is the only complete light station in California (all original buildings are still intact), and an ongoing restoration project is underway. Open weekends and Wednesdays.
Perfect place to enjoy the outdoors of the California Coast, Point Lobos State Park offers great hiking trails, scenic beaches and coves, and spectacular views of Carmel Bay and the Big Sur Coast.