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Seventeen Mile Drive
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$91.00*
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive Day Trip from San Francisco
Ranked #3 of 108 things to do in Carmel
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Cheshire
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162 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
“Loved It”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2013

For under ten dollars this is a great trip. We are golfers so to see Pebble Beach was great. We are originally from the St Andrews area so it was nice to compare championship courses. Even if you are not a golfer the drive with the various stop off points is excellent. The scenery and wildlife on view is spectacular. Go there.

Visited November 2013
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“Beautiful Coastline”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2013

The drive is worth making at least once. You might want to do it in the opposite order they recommend. Bring a jacket, as even in summer the beaches can be breezy and brisk. Oh, and bring a camera, of course!

Visited April 2013
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Rochester, New York
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“When did they build all these houses?”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2013

Beautiful scenery, beyond the doubt. But, there were a surprising number of enormous houses along the drive. It was disappointing to see guide wires helping to steady The Lone Cypress. Seeing and listening to the sea lions made up for that.

Visited November 2013
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Edmonton, Canada
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“Spectacular views”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2013

We rode this on our bikes. There are some long downhills. The road is otherwise okay, traffic is a little heavy in certain areas and there was one really angry driver.

Visited October 2013
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San Diego, California, United States
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“Fabulous 17 Mile Drive!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2013

The best attraction in Carmel is the famous 17 mile drive, it is well worth seeing. And the infamous lone pine is the most photographed tree in the world. If you are touring Carmel you must do the drive!!!

Visited August 2013
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