AThe Monterey Bay Aquarium is 2.6 miles from The Inn at 1252 Monterey, less than a 10-minute drive from our front door. Getting there is easy by car and there are a several parking lots and metered parking near the aquarium. You can also take the free trolley from downtown, which is walking distance from the hotel. Aquarium tickets are available at front desk. Prices range from $29.95-$49.95.