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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

San Francisco, United States

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11 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Cruise along California's spectacular coastline on a relaxing day trip from San Francisco. Follow Highway 1 and enjoy stops at Pigeon Point Lighthouse and in Davenport for a quick coffee and snack.
Back on the road traveling by Monterey Bay and Peninsula, to the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium and Steinbeck's Cannery Row. Explore Monterey's charming shops or choose to go to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Two hours is ample time for pictures and Instagram posts of everything you are experiencing.
See the stunning estates of 17-Mile Drive, as well as Bird Rock, Lone Cypress, and world famous, Pebble Beach Golf Course.
Arriving in Carmel-by-the-Sea, known for the museums and library of the historic Carmel Mission, and the fairytale cottages, and galleries of its village like center.
11 hours of breathtaking sightseeing, unique shopping, historical landmarks, mouth-watering culinary innovation.

What's Included

  • Day-trip to Monterey and Carmel
  • Tolls for 17-Mile Drive Included
  • Transport by air-conditioned luxury motor-coach restroom and power outlets
  • 2 Departure locations offered in San Francisco: Union Square & Fisherman's Wharf Area
  • Entry/Admission - 17-Mile Drive
  • Entry/Admission - Bird Rock Vista Point
  • Entry/Admission - Lone Cypress
  • Entry/Admission - Pebble Beach Golf Links
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel Pick-up & drop-off
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Entry/Admission - Monterey Bay Aquarium

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Pacific Coast Highway, 147161, CA

California's most scenic highway that connects San Francisco to Monterey. This road hugs the California coastline, passing rocky overhangs and coastal farming towns.

Stop At: Pigeon Point Light Station, 210 Pigeon Point Rd Hwy 1, Pescadero, CA 94060-9713

Tallest lighthouse on the west Coast of the United States. it is still an active Coast Guard aid to navigation.
Explore the lighthouse or a quick walk

The Location

Where To Go

1: 478 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
2: 2800 Leavenworth St, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

Departure time

8:00 AM


San Francisco, United States

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (24)

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This was an amazing trip!!!...

Lori | Jul 2021

This was an amazing trip!!! We loved every minute of the 12 hour tour!!! Our driver was very informative and very friendly. The views was breathtaking and the places we visited we fun and beautiful! Loved the trip!

Antonio was our driver and...

Holly | Jul 2021

Antonio was our driver and guide who made certain our day was memorable. He shared stories along the way and tucked in a stop to a fruit stand in the middle along the way!
We learned a lot about the areas we visited as well as many in between.

Alfonso was amazing. We had...

Nia | Jul 2021

Alfonso was amazing. We had a wonderful experience. The views were to breathtaking. Alfonso gave everyone strawberries and cherries. It was a great touch. He was highly personable and maze the trip much more enjoyable.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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