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Activities: Driving, Biking
Description: Running along the northern California coast, this highway has some of the...
Running along the northern California coast, this highway has some of the best views of any in the United States.
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Excellent drive

Great road and great scenery. Lots of water views along with some impressive real estate. Lots of folks taking advantage of the beach and the ocean. Great way to relax for a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We drove the Cabrillo Highway from Monterey south to Ventura. We went on a Friday hoping to avoid some traffic but it was still quite busy in both directions. The scenery is stunning but be aware it is a twisty, two-lane road along the coastal cliffs with sheer drop-offs. There were a lot of cars pulling on and off the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Great road and great scenery. Lots of water views along with some impressive real estate. Lots of folks taking advantage of the beach and the ocean. Great way to relax for a few hours and it's free.

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Whiteley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We've just returned from a three week road trip of California. I wanted to include my information as I found Trip Advisor invaluable in planning my trip. We started our journey by flying into LA X and hiring a car from there. This was straight forward and driving in LA was not an issue with a very informative Garmin Sat... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

This is a drive everyone should do in their lifetime. I heard how hard a drive it was and we did it in 2 days. We stopped often so I didn't find it that hard but WOW! Great scenery in Big Sur and leading up to San Simeon from LA. This is an event to talk about for the rest... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Driving along here is one of the must do's of anyone's life. The views are spectacular and the small little stores and dining areas are just a pleasure to explore and try. Drive safely and obey the law.

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Superb few days travelling up from LA (wasnt impressed with the city) to San Francisco, the drive itself is brilliant although for the driver care and attention is needed on several stretches. We did it over five days taking in a classic Motorsport event at Laguna Seca which was very impressive too, there is an elephant seal vista point on... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Excellent views a lovely way to travel back to LA airport. Stopping to take pictures and sun bathing on a few beaches.

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Pocatello, Idaho
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We saw the IKEA on the side of the Highway and were excited to stop in and look around, we got off at the closest exit but it just took us onto another highway and we got completely lost. We finally gave up trying to find IKEA and just hurried back to the states

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Pomona, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Everyone should drive this from San Diego to Crescent City. Awesome! We took four days for the drive, stopping in San Luis Obispo, Ukiah, and Salinas. So much history, and scenery beyond words.

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Marathon, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Enjoyed this scenic drive with it's winding, curvy route along the ocean. Switched drivers so all could take in the view safely!

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