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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive Day Trip from San Francisco

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  • Drive down the California coast during this Monterey and Carmel tour
  • Cover 17 miles (27 kilometers) with a guide who’s familiar with the roads 
  • Choose to stroll Cannery Row or to explore the Monterey Bay Aquarium
Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive Day Trip from San Francisco
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US$89.00 Save US$10.00
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Monterey and Carmel Tour Only
Day trip to Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive. This is the tour only and DOES NOT include Monterey Bay Aquarium admission.
From US$79.00
Monterey, Carmel with Aquarium
Day trip to Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive INCLUDING Monterey Bay Aquarium admission.
From US$118.00
Running along the Pacific coastline in California, Highway 1’s route involves plenty of twists and turns. Rather than dealing with the stress of driving it on your own, take this Monterey and Carmel tour that allows you to keep your eyes on the spectacular views. It includes round-trip transportation from San Francisco, and you can even add an optional admission ticket to the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
What to Expect
Start your guided tour to Monterey with a pickup from your hotel in San Francisco. Once you board your vehicle for the day, relax on the drive.

Your guide takes you down the California coast for views of the Pacific Ocean and beachside mansions. Your first stop is in Monterey where you’ll have about two hours of free time to stroll Cannery Row. You can also add on an admission ticket to Monterey Bay Aquarium when booking for an additional upgrade fee.

Afterward, it’s on to Carmel-by-the-Sea for some more free time before the drive back to San Francisco.
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1 - 5 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Highly Recommended tour

Had a great time on this tour. Josh our driver was friendly, courteous and fun. Lovely beaches and undulating hills to be seen down to Monterey. Carmel By the Sea is a beautiful spot to visit.

Thank Sia A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Worth the trip!!

17-mile Drive is worth that trip to visit! There are so many unique stops with great views and vantage points. I can’t think of a better way to explore the coast line than to take this drive.

3  Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was a relaxing way to see the stunning coastline. The stops were terrific and unexpected. Our driver, Jay, was great with tips and avoiding traffic back ups. It is a long day, we were back in San Francisco by 7 pm.

Thank AmyDoodle27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Terrific day with an excellent tour guide

Even if we'd had a dour sourpuss for a guide/driver, this would have still got a high rating from me purely because of the ground covered - Monterey, 17 Mile Drive, Carmel - with generous but not time wasting stops for food, photos and sightseeing....More

1  Thank Tyreless
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent Tour Guide

Josh our tour Guide made the day he was very informative with a friendly, fun and relaxed manner. He gave us plenty of stops for photo opportunities and his choice of theamec music was enjoyable. This is a very full day tour 13 hours so...More

1  Thank Susan W
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