Monterey’s best historic tours are up close and in person with the Original Monterey Walking Tours.


Make The Original Monterey Walking Tours part of your Monterey experience – named to the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame!



Calendar & Reservations


 Monterey’s best historic tours are up close and in person with the Original Monterey Walking Tours . 

Explore the sites and secrets of historic Monterey,  up close and on foot with the Original Monterey Walking Tours – a highly rated attraction that’s informative, entertaining and fun for all ages.

Our tours of historic Monterey take you from the modern era back in time  – from the Spanish explorers to California statehood – visiting historic buildings and hidden gardens and learning why Monterey is the “Cradle of California”.

  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 , 2017 and 2018 - 8 years in a row!



Calendar & Reservations


Ask about discounts for pre-arranged groups of 10 or more.

We are always delighted to arrange tours on request. Contact us for custom walking tours, private tours or step-on services around our historic and scenic region.

The Original Monterey Walking Tours

Member, MCCVB    City of Monterey Business License #1003005