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Scenic Road Walkway

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Address: Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA
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Beautiful and so serene

Carmel is a beautiful relaxing town and taking a walk through this scenic road is something to enjoy and reflect. The beautiful houses, the almost untouched vegetation around it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Carmel is a beautiful relaxing town and taking a walk through this scenic road is something to enjoy and reflect. The beautiful houses, the almost untouched vegetation around it and the real possibility of enjoying the walk while watching dolphins play in the ocean make this stroll a must do!!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The walk is fantastic. From Carmel By the Sea beach to Carmel River Beach. Houses are all different--some built on the RIGHT side of the road (meaning jetting out over the water). The road is one way so it's easy to walk since cars are only coming one direction.

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1 Thank Di C
Baltimore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A leisurely stroll down the walkway is a must. Not only will you have some wonderful views of the pacific coast that Carmel is part of, wait until you see the houses on the coast including a Frank Lloyd Wright one. This is a must do!. Lots of art galleries to check out also.

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Yoxall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy walk on the edges of Carmel Beach . Stunning views, calm and quiet. Just walk and enjoy the many and varied views of the sea and the lovely sea front houses.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

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

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

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.

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Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

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!

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Carmel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
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!

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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

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