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Scenic Road Walkway

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Address: Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA

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Lovely, easy walk where you can go as far you want. Lovely views of the beach and the beautiful houses alongside. Clean, uncrowded.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely, easy walk where you can go as far you want. Lovely views of the beach and the beautiful houses alongside. Clean, uncrowded.

Thank anne1046
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We discovered this lovely road on this trip and enjoyed our walk all the way around to see the lovely coastal ocean and the typical Carmel by the Sea homes with this fantastic view. Great for some exercise. Easy walk.

Thank Diane K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Carmel-by-the-Sea for only four days but walked this route several times. Absolutely wonderful combination of beach vies and beautiful, beautiful beach residences. Loved it!

Thank Henna_M_
Carmel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The walkway along Scenic Drive is a very enjoyable walk. It's about a mile long and has great views, both of the beach and ocean below and the houses. There are many benches for taking a break, thoughtfully set to view the ocean from. There are restrooms at the end of Ocean Avenue and at Santa Lucia Avenue. It's also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

It's a lovely drive or walk with nice houses across the street from the beach. If you are in the area it is well worth your time!

Thank sndovale
Orinda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Wonderful evening walk on Scenic Road, saw a pod of 8 dolphins diving in the surf close to the beach

Thank jagmech12
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

The scenic road walkway is an amazing way to see the truly awsome views along the coast and over the Pacific Ocean. Must do if your in the area. Enjoy.

Thank Kevan_12
Bremen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We walked this road on a rainy day and it was still great. The ocean on one side and some very interesting properties on the other.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

What a beautiful walk this is! Along the coast, or by lovely homes. Some of the area is paved with a path, and other areas you walk on the street. Very level walk, and not too busy on the weekday we went. The views of the ocean are spectacular, and you pass a couple of great beaches. Some of the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

This is the most enjoyable aspect of Carmel. This beautiful road along the beach front also has a wide walking path with benches. Free parking or walk from your hotel. Not only are the beach views fantastic, but the houses are extremely interesting including a Frank Lloyd Wright house. We did this walk daily.

4 Thank J M

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