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17-Mile Drive, Monterey
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A scenic road winding its way over the Monterey Peninsula, 17-Mile Drive runs along the Pacific coastline and passes several well-known golf courses and private mansions. Serving as the main road of a gated community, this drive features several scenic overlooks where you can take in unobstructed views of the region's mountains and beaches. Once inside the community's gates, follow the posted signs and red lines painted on the pavement to stay on the route. For street views and a list of nearby attractions, check out the interactive map provided on the official website. For 17-Mile Drive and beyond, use our Monterey family vacation planner to get the most from your Monterey vacation.
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  • It was one of the greatest experience in my life to be able to do this journey. we had our little dogs with us and enjoyed every bit of it! Highly recommend this drive if you have time to travel aroun...  more »
  • We did the tour late in the day to the sunset. A beautiful views on the coast. To recommend
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  • This is a beautiful drive and certainly worth the $10/car entry fee - even if you're not into golf which I'm not. We really enjoyed it. They'll give you a nice map to follow along so you'll know where...  more »