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Romance Tours

Do you want to share a once-in-a-lifetime moment with your loved one? We’ll work with you to design a tour that harnesses the enchanting atmosphere of the Aquarium to create a unique, intimate experience. Perfect for celebrating an anniversary, significant birthday, marriage proposal or other milestone.

A silhouette of a couple in front of the moon jellies exhibit

Pre-Opening Tour

  • $100 for two adults, general public
    $80 for two adults, Aquarium members

Arrive at the Aquarium 15 minutes before we open to the general public. Then, get a 15-minute tour to an exhibit, where your loved one will be presented customized program guide with your proposal or special message printed on one side.

Choose between:

  • The Wharf exhibit area where your proposal, birthday message, anniversary greeting or other momentous message will be on a sign inside one of the exhibits
  • Another favorite exhibit where your proposal or special message will be on a sign beside the exhibit
A couple looking at Northern anchovies exhibit

Tour for Two

  • $285 for two adults, general public ($415 before or after hours)
    $235 for two adults, Aquarium members ($335 before or after hours)

Enjoy a private, personalized hour-long tour with one of our expert guides. At a pre-arranged point along the way, your guide will present your special someone with a customized keepsake program guide that includes your proposal or special message.

A couple holding hands in front of the Kelp Forest exhibit, with a leopard shark swimming by

Taking the Plunge Tour

  • $785 for two adults, general public
    $630 for two adults, Aquarium members

Are you and your sweetie ready to dive in? Enjoy a customized tour that ends after hours, winding up in front of our iconic Kelp Forest exhibit where a diver inside will reveal a personalized sign. We'll send you off with a gift bag of sparkling wine and crystal flutes so you can continue the celebration.

A couple sipping champagne in from of an expansive ocean view

Ocean View Room Tour

  • $985 for two adults, general public
    $760 for two adults, Aquarium members

Come with us for an exclusive tour for two. As it concludes, we'll bring you to a private room with expansive ocean views with sparkling wine and seasonal tastes — a perfect romantic atmosphere. Take home a pair of crystal champagne flutes etched with the Aquarium kelp swirl logo to commemorate your memorable day.

A violinist and a couple holding hands in front of the Open Sea Exhibit

Share the Love Tour

  • $2,750 for two adults, general public
    $2,200 for two adults, Aquarium members

We'll treat you and your special someone to a truly decadent experience with our Share the Love Tour. Start your day with a private breakfast created by Executive Chef Matthew Beaudin in front of the Kelp Forest or Open Sea exhibit. The ambiance includes elegant service and live music from the Monterey Strings. You'll then be treated to a customized private tour. We'll work with you to create the perfect moment to propose to the love of your life, or celebrate a momentous occasion. You'll take home crystal champagne flutes etched with the Aquarium kelp swirl logo to commemorate this memorable day.


Things You Should Know

Reservations by Phone

The Sales & Reservation Center is open 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday–Friday (except holidays). 831.647.6886 or toll-free in the U.S. and Canada  866.963.9645

Fee Information

All options are priced for two adults and do not include Aquarium admission.

Cancelation

Cancelation windows vary from seven to 30 days, depending on the tour option selected.

Questions?

Call the Sales & Reservation Center or email us.