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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
  • Transport by air-conditioned luxury motor-coach with Wi-Fi, restroom and power outlets
  • Hotel Pick-up from select San Francisco Hotels (only with confirmation from Gray Line).
  • Entry/Admission - 17-Mile Drive
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel drop-off

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

Traveler pickup is offered
Please contact us 48 hours prior to tour departure, to confirm pick up location and pick up time.
478 Post St., San Francisco,

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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What a fantastic sightseeing day...

Bernice H | Mar 2020

What a fantastic sightseeing day tour! Thomas was our guide and not only is he a wealth of knowledge, it is obvious that he loves his job and wants tourists to have an unforgettable experience! Thank you Thomas. This trip was the highlight of my

We had an amazing day...

AnnaK | Mar 2020

We had an amazing day on this tour. Dug (our guide and diver) was absolutely the best!
Tip: sit on the right hand side (facing the travel direction) - this way the coast and all views will be much closer to you.
We went on a week day in March,

Our guide/ driver, Antonio ,...

Lorraine R | Mar 2020

Our guide/ driver, Antonio , was informative and entertaining. The trip was full of gorgeous scenery with plenty of stops for pictures and breaks. Sunny weather and spacious comfortable bus made it a perfect day!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible. However, passengers in a wheelchair can be accommodated only if they can get on and off the bus on their own and if the wheelchair is foldable.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

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

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