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. Make 17-Mile Drive part of your personalized Monterey itinerary using our Monterey trip itinerary tool .
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  • By bike or car, do not miss out on the 17 mile drive! Its worth the entrance fee (which I believe is waived for bikes). Be sure to get the map and stop at each point along the way. Breathtaking!  more »
  • A fabulous drive even though we ran out of time. A bit confusing as it was not marked in one section (all others were) & we went onto the wrong road & missed Pebble Beach (the primary point of interes...  more »
  • The Council is to descend from San Francisco-which is certainly worth a visit of two little three days-and make the entire coastline drive, maybe with a nice muscle car convertible! Péosti stunning, breathtaking views and stops food and drink around the "long" way. ! 7 Mile is one of the most beautiful views ... To see.
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