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Scenic Road Walkway

Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA
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Absolutely loved it!

My husband isn't the biggest fan of long walks, but we spent well over an hour walking along scenic... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Jonelle D
Camp Hill, United States
via mobile
Loved it!

Quaint, romantic. The ocean is on one side and beautiful eclectic homes are on the other. Hundreds... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2017
Linda T
San Francisco, California
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Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA
Scenic Road, Carmel Beach, Carmel, CA
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

My husband isn't the biggest fan of long walks, but we spent well over an hour walking along scenic road. We parked on Ocean Avenue near where it crosses with Scenic Road. We walked along the road (south) for about a block or two before...More

Thank Jonelle D
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Quaint, romantic. The ocean is on one side and beautiful eclectic homes are on the other. Hundreds of cypress trees show the way. There are plenty of places to sit and take in the beautiful view.

Thank Linda T
Reviewed September 28, 2017

The city of Carmel has created the perfect place to stroll along the cliffs above the beaches! The walkway is beautifully landscaped and there are benches and tables to stop and drink coffee and soak in the ocean air.

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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a fun way to spend some time outside while in Carmel which doesn't involve shopping/eating. On one side of the walk is the beautiful Pacific with interesting rock outcroppings/cliffs; on the other side, picturesque and unique homes which have the beautiful Pacific right...More

Thank alyson w
Reviewed September 23, 2017

We parked our car on Scenic Road and walked all the way into town and back again. The ocean views were beautiful, and the houses that we passed were so unique. Every house was well maintained and beautifully landscaped. We met a friendly local along...More

Thank Saluga
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely walk. We started down Ocean Road and followed the sign to Scenic Road for about 1/4 mile which was all houses and was not impressed and thought oh no this walk stinks (lol!) UNTIL we got to the ocean part. The walk is...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed September 22, 2017

We had no more than one and a half hour to do the scenic road with entrance in Carmel and exit in Pacific Grove. We were baffled by the stunning views of the beaches with their rough rock formations. We equally loved the streches through...More

Thank Umberto-Huby
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Wonderful place to drive or park and walk. So many beautiful houses to see along a gorgeous stretch of California coastline. Much to see and take in, so take your time.

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Scenic road is appropriately named. On one side you have the beautiful white sand beach of Carmel, and on the other side are attractive homes. The homes in Carmel are not cookie cutter. Each one is unique and there are a lot of lovely gardens....More

Thank Zoelle
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

This train begins at the Santa Cruz Boardwalk and takes you through town and up into the Redwoods where you have about an hour to explore a nicely marked interpretive trail. It was fun and you could ride either inside or outside. The train was...More

Thank Feenagh4
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Maria K
December 24, 2017|
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September 13, 2017|
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Response from gmleven1 | Reviewed this property |
the review about the train is not for the scenic walkway
August 21, 2017|
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Response from gwbeale | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can drive through the area. The road paralleling the walk has a few parking spaces which may allow the elders to get out and enjoy the view