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Seals bask on the beach and pelicans perch on rocky cliffs along this...

Seals bask on the beach and pelicans perch on rocky cliffs along this famous drive that passes through many popular spots.

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Beautiful drive

A must-see if you're in the Monterrey/Carmel area! It costs 10 dollars but you can come out and go back in as many times as you like that day! The drive is stunning. Our highlight... read more

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A must-see if you're in the Monterrey/Carmel area! It costs 10 dollars but you can come out and go back in as many times as you like that day! The drive is stunning. Our highlight was the lone cypress which is stunning and very iconic.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It costs $10.25 to access the drive but is worth it at least once in your life. Gorgeous views and homes of the wealthy, and great shelling (small abalone shells) at Fan Shell beach.

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Mumbai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely worth the 10.25 dollars we paid for driving through this road. There are lovely vista spots marked out where you can stop and look around the beautiful surroundings.

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Highland, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Didn't want to do it at first, but it ended up being one of my favorite parts of our CA trip. There were some really cool stops and views along the way, and my husband loved seeing the golf course!

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England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Part of our west coast tour and we stayed in pebble beach. Lovely drive around the drive, the houses, the views, spyglass hill and cypress point, the lone pine etc.... a real pleasant way to spend a few hours. Try and time your stops when there no coaches pulled up or you'll have mega photo bombs going on.. $10 to... More 

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Beautiful drive. Lots of places to stop. Just plan accordingly so you can see what you want to see. Have time to stop etc.....

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a disappointment this was. Save the money and take the pacific coast highway to Big Sir! 17 mile drive is a bunch of houses and a golf course with a tiny amount of scenery which pales into insignificance compared to the 'free' sights the area has to offer

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have enjoyed this drive since I was a teenager with a license. I ended up getting married in a church that is within the 17 mile drive boundaries. The chapel is on the campus of Robert Lewis Stevens Elementary School. We took pictures on the 18th hole of the Pebble Beach golf course, with the breath taking views of... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a stunning drive. It has it all going. Gorgeous forests and trees. Beautiful ocean views and beaches, many you can take long ocean walks. We had a fun lunch stop at Pebble Beach Lodge. They valet your car ( it is free) and you can eat and have a cocktail on the terrace overlooking the 18th hole and watch... More 

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La Canada Flintridge, California
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It has been years since I did this drive and I was not disappointed. The drive is stunning and the coastline is one of the most beautiful in the world. The drive can get crowded and there were quite a few tourist buses. You can stop at various points along the drive to take pictures. It's fun to look st... More 

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