ABook a whale watching tour to catch a glimpse of gray whales in migration, and you'll also see local sea life like otters, pelicans, and seals. Fishing expeditions offer hands-on animal interaction, or you can opt for a cruise on a glass-bottom boat for a new perspective on the underwater world. Wear warm layers for chilly coastal breeze and waterproof clothing to save you from whales spaying water.
AThe Fisherman's Wharf is one of the most popular parts of town. It's filled with curious shops, quirky food and jolly people. You'll find an attractive array of restaurants and bars, including plenty of outdoor tables where you can enjoy the coastal views and seaside setting. Many establishments feature live music performances. Keep your eyes peeled for street artists too. You can also browse gift shops, candy stores, jewelry boutiques, and other unique retailers.