VISIT CARMEL INFO AND VISITOR CENTER
Carmel has consistently been voted one of the top tourist and visitor destinations in the country and you have to see it to believe it. Carmel is located on a breathtaking white sand beach and the quaint European style village offers romance, gourmet dining, shopping and fun.
Carmel is a community rich in the history and traditions of early California. Since the turn of the century, Carmel has been a mecca for artists, writers, actors and playwrights. Each year, visitors are drawn to the diverse festivals and events which promote and enhance the creative traditions of Carmel.
Within the Carmel Village, visitors can relax, unwind and enjoy the peaceful, European ambience where they are free to stroll through winding streets. Highlighted by over 90 art studios and galleries, numerous antique shops, hundreds of boutiques and small intimate cafes and restaurants, Carmel promises visitors hours of discovery.