Travel scenic California’s Pacific Coast Highway 1 to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula, famous for its spectacular ocean views, abundant wildlife, and historical past. Make stops at Cannery Row, made famous by John Steinbeck, and visit great shops and restaurants overlooking the Pacific, not to mention the world-famous Monterey Aquarium.
Next, travel through the famous 17-Mile Drive and see Pebble Beach Golf Course. Photo stops will be made along this gorgeous drive. Our tour continues to Carmel by the sea, where ample time is given to walk through this charming town dotted with lovely shops and beautiful architecture.
07:40am: Departure from Post Street pickup location
08:00am: Departure from Leavenworth pickup location
08:30 - 12:00am: Travel along the California Coast on Highway 1, one of the most famous and scenic highways in the United States. We will stop at an amazing vista point for you to brag something to eat and take some great photos of the Pacific Ocean.
12:00 - 2:00pm: The first stop will be at Monterey’s Cannery Row, very walkable and charming area to explore. You can stroll along the stores and restaurants and spend some time at the beach. You can even visit the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium a very recommendable attraction for families and for the ones interested in nature.
Note: Check Monterey Bay Aquarium for their prices and availability.
2:00 - 4:00pm: We'll continue our journey winding your way through the breathtaking 17-Mile Drive. We’ll stop at amazing places, like Seal Rock, The Lone Cypress and Pebble Beach, so you can be pleased by the scenic views and take some photos.
4:00 - 5:00pm: Last stop will be at Carmel Plaza, and you will have plenty of time to explore the charming Carmel-by-the-sea. Their storybook Cottages look like they have stepped straight out of a fairy tale. Its cobblestone streets, lined with boutiques, galleries and tasting rooms, make the city even more charming.
Take your time strolling along the Ocean Avenue and the white sand beach, shopping the city's many interesting and fun stores, and exploring Carmel's “Secret” Passages.
05:30 - 07:30pm: Time to make our way back to San Francisco and conclude the tour at your pickup location.
Note: Due to conditions beyond our control, this route may change (traffic, weather, special events, and other atypical circumstances). In situations like these, we will do our best to meet the needs and expectations of our group.
"Hotel pick-up is not provided for this tour. Please select the meeting point that is closest to your location. Make sure to choose the departure location that is nearest to you and arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
Departure #1 - 07:40 AM - Union Square (Downtown) - 478 Post St. San Francisco, CA 94102
Departure #2 - 8:00 AM - Fisherman's Wharf - 2805 Leavenworth St., San Francisco, CA 94133
* You can reach us at [email protected] or 1 (415) 353-5310 between 6:00 am to 6:00 pm local time (PST)"