Explore Carmel


Carmel-by-the-Sea was first incorporated as a City in 1916.  It was founded by artists and writers – among them Jack London, George Sterling, Mary Austin and Robinson Jeffers. Carmel-by-the-Sea is rich natural beauty and prides itself on its white sand beach, landscaped bluffs, urban forest, and natural park lands. For more information on places to stay, eat, and shop check out our official travel site at carmelcalifornia.com