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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  • Took a short drive down 17 mile drive. It was just as beautiful as it has always been! Serve was surging the trees were beautiful and the sun was shining 90°! If there were ever a do not miss place to...  more »
  • 17 mile is a beautiful scenery drive near Carmel and Monterey. There are several lookouts that you can stop and take pictures. There is a gate fee when you entering the area.  more »
  • I found this scenic drive while looking for things to do in the Monterey area. I am so glad we decided to take a couple hours to do the drive. The weather was perfect and the drive beautiful. It was a...  more »

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