With its location on the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, there are numerous things to do in Carmel outdoors and indoors, from kayaking and hiking to wine tasting and fine art galleries. It’s just as easy to arrange a whale watching tour or scuba diving adventure as it is to spend an afternoon shopping or lounging on the beach. Beyond its natural beauty, Carmel is best known for its artist galleries, elegant resorts and bed and breakfast getaways, exceptional jewelry designers and fine wines. Here are some of its top destinations. Find more things to do with the Carmel Attractions Directory and Events Calendar. [Photo credit: Pebble Beach Resorts] Facebook Tweet Linkedin Pinterest Google + Interested in becoming a Contributor?