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Big Sur Tours and More

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Custom tours of California's Central Coast; don't be a tourist, be a traveler!
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48485 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9694
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dave gave us a great tour of Big Sur. He is very knowledgeable about the area. Dave drove us from Monterey to the Hearst Castle. We made numerous stops and Dave pointed out the many great views. He took us many places that we would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HarryA711
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to see Big Sur but don't want to drive so you can see the scenery better and take photos get in touch with Dave. He is a friendly guy and will tailor the trip to suit your interests. It's a good idea...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank flowerlady64
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Big Sur is it's own special place. Where the mountains meet the ocean. There is so much to do in Big Sur if you are into hiking, camping, staying in amazing hotels, eating amazing food and spending time at the beach. The view are breathtaking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SteveFawley
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Dan Engelberg is a terrific guide he knows what times to go to avoid traffic exactly what spots along the way to stop and is an entertaining driver knows so much about the area and it’s famed history. It was a highlight of my trip...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

This was an excellent tour to take! As a first-time traveler to California, I knew I wanted to see Big Sur but worried about driving Highway 1 myself. Dave is extremely knowledgeable about the area and made the trip very personal and enjoyable. We hit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank aevintyri
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We wanted to be able to view Big Sur without worrying about the drive. We got much more than we bargained for. As Dave describes himself, he has spent his entire adult life driving on Rt 1. He has a vast knowledge of the people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scott K
Reviewed October 8, 2018

It was our first visit to the area and we wanted to make sure we didn't miss a thing. This led us to booking some time with Dave trusting that he will show us around while we soak it all in without any hassle. And...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank lydisene
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Dave is the official California Chauvinist! Not only does he have the history of the area, which is usually privy to the locals, he knows EVERYONE by name! Speaking of locals, Dave knows them ALL personally. When you visit any establishment and mention, Dave, you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Holly N
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We cannot stop thinking about our amazing time together. We were showing family our lovely pictures and still cannot get over how gorgeous Big Sur is. The pictures almost look transposed!! We enjoyed so many laughs together and we are truly grateful to have gotten...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sumrgrl821
Reviewed September 17, 2018

What can I say that hasn't already been said about a Big Sur tour with Dave!? It was 5+ stars and an A+++ experience. My husband and I were visiting California for our 20th anniversary and we knew we couldn't leave with our seeing the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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to_calvary
July 16, 2016|
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Response from hawthornenepenthe | Property representative |
While a round trip from San Francisco can be done in one long day, I highly recommend staying overnight in Carmel or Monterey. Much to see and do there. Highway one is bank in the drive is quite smooth in the hands of a... More
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JohneeCanuck
September 12, 2015|
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Response from thefeff | Reviewed this property |
Here is his phone number. 831-241-2526
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miatagirl672015
June 30, 2015|
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Response from ksea54 |
Hi does anyone have Dave's email address Im from Australia and wish to contact him, thanks
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